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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
5/16/2002Clinton LambertRainbow Trout4 lbs., 04 oz.22 1/2
7/7/2002Gary HancockLargemouth Bass22 1/4
7/19/2002Gary HancockLargemouth Bass22
7/21/2002Gary HancockMuskellunge40 1/2
9/14/2002Franklin WidnerMuskellunge21 lbs., 12 oz.45
10/14/2002Joseph FowlerNorthern Pike30 1/2
11/3/2002Joseph FowlerMuskellunge41
11/12/2002Joseph FowlerMuskellunge45
11/21/2002Joseph FowlerMuskellunge40 1/4

Years Available

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