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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
3/15/2008Michael CampbellRainbow Trout4 lbs.22
3/22/2008Fawn CampbellChannel Catfish12 lbs., 08 oz.30
3/26/2008Mike CliftonLargemouth Bass23
3/27/2008Patrick JonesLargemouth Bass22
5/22/2008Timothy RainesBrook Trout2 lbs., 02 oz.
5/27/2008Dave MeadowsRainbow Trout5 lbs., 02 oz.24
6/1/2008Jerry StanleyNorthern Pike6 lbs., 02 oz.30 1/4
8/9/2008George Johnson, Jr.Largemouth Bass8 lbs., 05 oz.22 1/4
9/13/2008Jerry StanleyNorthern Pike7 lbs., 03 oz.32 3/4

Years Available

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