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Fishing Nebraska

EZFishing brings you Nebraska's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

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Nebraska Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Nebraska.

Nebraska Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Nebraska?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.


Nebraska Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.


Links to Nebraska Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Nebraska's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Nebraska Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Nebraska.

  • Nebraska: GPC Redesigns Permits/Licenses Website
  • To best serve our customers, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is implementing a complete redesign of our permits website, where online users go to purchase hunting, fishing, and park entry permits. The new site will offer improved navigation, mobile
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/19/2017 5:54:00 AM
  • Nebraska: Meeting on Valentine NWR Fisheries Oct. 5
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – A public informational meeting regarding the Valentine National Wildlife Refuge fisheries will be held Oct. 5 in Valentine. The meeting, hosted by the refuge and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, will be held from 7-9 p.m. at the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/18/2017 8:02:00 AM
  • North Platte fish salvage permits available Sept. 12
  • The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will begin issuing public fish salvage permits at the North Platte District Office starting today. These permits will allow for public salvage efforts between Sept. 29 and Oct. 31. These season dates have been set to
  • North Platte Telegraph
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  • 9/12/2017 8:59:00 AM
  • Home from the Hills
  • I think many of us can relate! Listen to “Outdoors with Luke Clayton and Friends” on radio stations from Nebraska to Texas on weekends on anytime online at www.catfishradio.com.
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  • 9/12/2017 3:15:00 AM
  • Fish salvage permits available Sept. 12 at North Platte
  • The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will begin issuing public fish salvage permits at the North Platte office starting Tues., Sept. 12. These permits will allow for public salvage between Sept. 29-Oct. 31 -- the dates set to maximize fish salvage ...
  • North Platte Bulletin
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  • 9/11/2017 12:59:00 AM
  • Fishing report: Largemouth bass slowing down at Cross Creek Lake
  • From the Nebraska Bridge, anglers are picking up panfish that are measuring in on the smaller side. From Kellettville to Mayburg, the smallmouth bass bite is strong while fishermen are reeling in trout near the tributaries.
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 9/9/2017 8:30:00 PM
  • FREDERICK: Fishing will pick up soon for those willing to keep at it
  • Nebraska Master Angler applications also are acceptable. A fish of the week photo will be published each Thursday. You can also enter your fish online at our website, where you can see other entries before they run in the paper. We keep sharing photos ...
  • Star-Herald
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  • 9/7/2017 4:55:00 AM
  • Nebraska: Outdoor Workshops Slated for Labor Day Weekend
  • Labor Day weekend (Sept. 2-4) is a great chance to get outdoors and experience all that late summer in Nebraska has to offer. Ever gone bowfishing? Join us at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park for a workshop that will get you started with this popular sport.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/28/2017 6:34:00 AM
  • Fishing Report: Capt. Charlie Donilon keeps innovating
  • Bob Kolb’s grandson (six) caught a false albacore when fluke fishing with a bucktail at Nebraska Shoal.” Henault said, “Bonito are being caught along the coastal shore and on reefs and ledges in the area.” Offshore/cod. “The bluefin tuna bite at ...
  • The Providence Journal
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  • 8/24/2017 2:56:00 PM
  • Nebraska: G&P at State Fair Aug. 25-Sept. 4
  • The Nebraska State Fair is a longstanding Nebraska tradition that the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has been a part of for decades. Our home in the Nebraska Building draws crowds each year who come to see our 6,000-gallon aquarium filled with fish ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/21/2017 6:40:00 AM
  • Make the most of late-summer fishing opportunities
  • There is an abundance of natural prey at that time and fish are well fed. However, there are late-summer opportunities that Nebraska anglers should not miss. Follow the gulls: By late summer, young-of-the-year gizzard shad are on the menu of all predator .
  • Lincoln Journal Star
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  • 8/20/2017 2:38:00 PM
  • Manitoba wilderness lodge offers miles of walleyes and pike
  • "Sometimes, they're a challenging fish." Family affair Dr. Ben Martin was part of a six-person Nebraska crew with sons Steve, Mike and Benjamin — all physicians — who have been making the trip to Shining Falls for several years. Son-in-law Bill Benson ...
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 8/13/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Fishing Recharge was tough Wednesday
  • Catching, however, was another matter entirely. The Nebraska Game and Parks sponsored fishing for families throughout the summer statewide. Wednesday York’s turn arrived at last. One of the agency’s trailers of fishing gear appeared near the boat dock ...
  • York News-Times
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  • 8/10/2017 5:10:00 AM
  • Governor Does Family Fishing Night!
  • Bait and equipment is provided, so is some expertise if you need it. Look for the Family Fishing trailer, you cannot miss it, anglers over the age of 16 will need a valid Nebraska fishing permit. GO FISH!
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 8/9/2017 8:27:00 PM
  • Report: Hunting, fishing vital to South Dakota economy
  • Several nearby states — including Wyoming, Montana and Nebraska — showed similar economic impact due to hunting and fishing, according to the report. The report also suggested ways to increase outdoor recreation participation, including developing ...
  • Hastings Tribune
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  • 8/8/2017 10:27:00 PM
  • Nebraska: Fishing/Boating OK at Pawnee Lake Despite Algal Blooms
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – A health alert is in effect for Pawnee Lake in Lancaster County. During water testing earlier this week, the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality detected elevated toxin levels produced by blue-green algal blooms in Pawnee Lake.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/7/2017 6:37:00 AM
  • Family Fishing Night with Governor Ricketts
  • Some local families got the chance to fish tonight with Governor Ricketts. It was for Family Fishing Night. It's put on by Nebraska Game and Parks. Fishing accounts for a large boost to Nebraska's economy. It supports 3,076 jobs and has economic impact of
  • ABC 8 Eyewitness News
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  • 8/4/2017 3:36:00 AM
  • Severn River fish cooperate with Nebraska anglers
  • (150 air miles north of Ear Falls, Ontario) – The 2,000-plus mile round trip was bum numbing – no doubt about that – but the destination was worth the discomfort for nine fishermen from Nebraska. Bob Roth, Donn Atchison, Jesse Atchison, Jon ...
  • York News-Times
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  • 8/3/2017 5:12:00 AM
  • Two state fishing records certified this summer
  • Two state fishing records have been certified this summer by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Brent Stephens of Kearney set a rod-and-reel record April 18 when he caught a 3-pound, 4-ounce triploid crappie at Kea Lake south of Kearney. He caught the
  • North Platte Telegraph
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  • 8/1/2017 8:23:00 AM
  • Nebraska Certifies 2 New State Records
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Two state fishing records have been certified this summer by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Brent Stephens of Kearney set a rod-and-reel record April 18 when he caught a 3-pound, 4-ounce triploid crappie at Kea Lake south of Kearne
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/31/2017 6:55:00 AM
  • Miles of walleyes and pike
  • "Sometimes, they're a challenging fish." Family affair Dr. Ben Martin was part of a six-person Nebraska crew with sons Steve, Mike and Benjamin—all physicians—who have been making the trip to Shining Falls for several years. Son-in-law Bill Benson of ...
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 7/30/2017 6:46:00 PM
  • Area fishing holes
  • A good fishing hole is as close as your phone. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has an interactive map on its website of Nebraska’s approximately 450 lakes and streams where you can drop a line. The website even tells you the best places to hook ...
  • Omaha.com
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  • 7/30/2017 8:08:00 AM

Nebraska Guides/Outfitters

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Nebraska Fishing Clubs

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