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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
3/21/2015Danny SensabaughRainbow Trout6 lbs., 7 oz.
4/1/2015Colton StroopRainbow Trout5 lbs., 9 oz.21 3/4
4/2/2015Jason RiddlebergerRainbow Trout6 lbs., 2 oz.23 1/2
5/9/2015John PhillipsRainbow Trout4 lbs., 13 oz.24 1/4
5/19/2015James Cowan, Jr.Brown Trout5 lbs.19 1/2
5/22/2015Clay HamiltonRainbow Trout8 lbs., 2 oz.25
5/23/2015Tyler BeierleRainbow Trout5 lbs., 9 oz.23
5/26/2015Charles MassieRainbow Trout7 lbs., 4 oz.25 3/4
6/13/2015Gary Sheffer, Sr.Brook Trout4 lbs., 1 oz.20

Years Available

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