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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
3/10/2016Mike MinnickBrook Trout2 lbs., 3 oz.15 3/4
3/19/2016Joseph HickeyBrook Trout2 lbs., 4 oz.16 1/4
3/23/2016Shannon SpotswoodBrook Trout2 lbs.18
4/2/2016Emmett Muse Jr.Brook Trout4 lbs., 12 oz.21 1/4
4/2/2016Ronnie EckartBrook Trout3 lbs., 8 oz.19 3/4
4/2/2016Steve RetallickBrook Trout3 lbs., 4 oz.17 1/2
4/18/2016Ronnie EckartRainbow Trout5 lbs., 4 oz.24 1/4
5/1/2016Kaitlyn DuncanBrook Trout2 lbs., 2 oz.17
5/21/2016John JohnsonBrook Trout2 lbs., 4 oz.17
12/3/2016Alan DownieBrook Trout17 1/4
12/6/2016Joe Burwell, Sr.Brook Trout2 lbs.18

Years Available

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