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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
2/19/2009Jeffrey MassieBrook Trout16
3/11/2009William Rommel, IIIBrown Trout6 lbs.23 1/2
3/12/2009Barry BelcherBrown Trout5 lbs., 03 oz.23 1/4
4/4/2009Clarence ClarkBrook Trout2 lbs., 02 oz.16 3/4
4/5/2009Kenneth Stanley, Jr.Brook Trout2 lbs., 09 oz.19
4/5/2009Verlyn BreedenBrown Trout5 lbs., 04 oz.25 1/4
4/5/2009Jesse MooreBrown Trout7 lbs., 11 oz.27
4/8/2009Stewart BisonRainbow Trout5 lbs., 03 oz.24
5/4/2009Victoria MarshallBrook Trout16
5/18/2009Gregory ColemanBrook Trout16 1/2

Years Available

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