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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
3/14/2012Bobby McDanielRainbow Trout4 lbs., 1 oz.20
3/29/2012Chen-Chi ShingRainbow Trout5 lbs., 8 oz.22 1/2
3/30/2012James Hudgins, Jr.Rainbow Trout4 lbs., 14 oz.22
3/31/2012Page PaitselRainbow Trout22 3/4
4/13/2012James Hudgins, Jr.Rainbow Trout4 lbs., 12 oz.22 1/2
4/17/2012James Hudgins, Jr.Rainbow Trout4 lbs., 2 oz.22
4/21/2012Anthony St. JohnRainbow Trout6 lbs.22
6/15/2012Jim HancockChain Pickerel4 lbs., 1 oz.
7/11/2012James Pearman Jr.Carp35 1/2
11/27/2012James Hudgins, Jr.Brook Trout2 lbs., 5 oz.16
11/28/2012Chen-Chi ShingBrook Trout17 1/2
11/30/2012James Hudgins, Jr.Brook Trout2 lbs., 10 oz.18

Years Available

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