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Due to exceptionally dry conditions, the Department of Wildlife Resources has implemented a complete ban on any open burning (e.g., campfires, grills) on all DWR properties west of Interstate 95, effective immediately and lasting until further notice.

Fish Citations

To view citations by species and body of water from 2020 to present day. Visit the Go Outdoors Virginia: Angler Recognition Program website. In the bottom left corner under “Trophy Catch Submissions” you can click to “view all” awarded citations.


Date of CatchAnglerSpeciesWeightLength
1/26/2019Taryn SmithBrook Trout2 lbs.16 1/4
1/26/2019Damon HarrisBrook Trout3 lbs., 14 oz.20 1/2
3/5/2019Bruce SchuhmannBrook Trout3 lbs., 15 oz.18 1/4
3/11/2019Tyler SmithBrook Trout2 lbs., 8 oz.17
4/24/2019Ronald SmithBrook Trout2 lbs., 12 oz.20
4/27/2019Matthew DuncanBrook Trout2 lbs., 12 oz.18
5/25/2019Colton GrantRainbow Trout5 lbs., 15 oz.23 1/2
6/25/2019Chen-Chi ShingBrook Trout2 lbs., 3 oz.17
10/12/2019Richard BassettChain Pickerel24 1/2

Years Available

Note: posting of data for the current year is delayed by 3 months.