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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
1/6/2019William Firebaugh, IVBrook Trout3 lbs., 4 oz.20
3/20/2019Shane PalmerBrook Trout2 lbs.17
4/6/2019Bradley SampsonRainbow Trout7 lbs.
4/6/2019Richard Dooley, Jr.Brook Trout3 lbs., 9 oz.
4/6/2019Michael MinnickRainbow Trout5 lbs., 10 oz.21 1/2
4/22/2019Matthew DuncanBrook Trout3 lbs., 8 oz.19 3/4
5/8/2019Barry PalmerBrook Trout2 lbs., 10 oz.18
5/9/2019Alan DownieBrook Trout19 1/4
5/9/2019Matthew DuncanBrook Trout4 lbs., 4 oz.21
5/9/2019Michael MooreBrook Trout3 lbs., 7 oz.21
5/11/2019Kaylee NicholsBrook Trout2 lbs., 5 oz.18

Years Available

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