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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.

DWR-Owned Public Fishing Lakes

Lake County/City
Airfield Lake Sussex
Albemarle Lake Albemarle
Amelia Lake Amelia
Bass Pond Powhatan
Bullhead Pond Powhatan
Briery Creek Lake Prince Edward
Lake Brittle Fauquier
Brunswick Lake Brunswick
Lake Burke Fairfax
Burton Lake Pittsylvania
Chandlers Millpond Westmoreland
Lake Curtis Stafford
Conner Lake Halifax
Fluvanna Ruritan Lake Fluvanna
Lake Frederick Frederick
Lake Gordon Mecklenburg
Gardy’s Millpond Northumberland
Hidden Valley Lake Washington
Horsepen Lake Buckingham
Laurel Bed Lake Russell
Nelson Lake Nelson
Nottoway Lake Nottoway
Lake Orange Orange
Phelps Pond Fauquier
Powhatan (Upper) Lake Powhatan
Powhatan (Lower) Lake Powhatan
Lake Robertson Rockbridge
Rural Retreat Lake Wythe
Saunders Pond Amelia
Lake Shenandoah Rockingham
Sunfish Pond Powhatan
Thompson Pond Fauquier
White Oak Mountain Pittsylvania