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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
4/11/2002Cecil JohnsonRainbow Trout4 lbs., 04 oz.20
4/24/2002Shirley HarlowRainbow Trout4 lbs., 07 oz.
5/3/2002Timothy LaymanRainbow Trout4 lbs., 01 oz.
8/25/2002Matt GillispieChain Pickerel4 lbs., 03 oz.24
9/1/2002Jerry PaitselLargemouth Bass23
9/1/2002Jerry PaitselLargemouth Bass23 1/2
9/7/2002Gregory GreenChannel Catfish15 lbs., 03 oz.33

Years Available

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