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Fishing Indiana

EZFishing brings you Indiana'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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Find any of the 4782 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Indiana Fishing Resources

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

Indiana Fishing Regulations

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


Indiana 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 Indiana Government Agencies

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

Indiana Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Indiana.

  • Trout to tilapia: Ohio fish farmer working to grow his business
  • Moving the fish across state lines is a problem because of regulations – his home base of New Paris is near the Indiana border. “Regulations don’t always make sense,” he said. “They ask you to have viral hemorrhagic septicemia testing on tilapia ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 8/21/2017 10:37:00 AM
  • Downtown Jacksonville Mixed Bag
  • My buddy’s uncle immediately hooked a 27″ red, his first Florida fish. Not a bad start. This same gentleman from Indiana hooks a 26.5″, 6.5 pound trout on a croaker, hooked through the chin with a 1/8 oz jig. We found plenty of pogies in 25 feet of ...
  • FLORIDA SPORTSMAN
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  • 8/17/2017 7:18:00 PM
  • Prince Reigns At 2017 TBF/FLW Junior World Championship
  • Reece Fisher of Westfield, Indiana, landed a lone bass weighing 2 pounds, 2 ounces to win the Northern Division, while Nicholas Frumkin of Lincoln, Massachusetts, topped his Eastern Division rivals with one bass weighing 1 pound, 14 ounces. Weights were ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/17/2017 7:17:00 AM
  • Rick Bramwell column: In fishing, timing can be everything
  • There is a private lake in southern Indiana that I have been fishing for a dozen years. At first, the bluegill were gigantic. Out of 50, you might have a couple of 10-inchers and a bunch over nine inches. With each passing year, the gills got a little smal
  • The Herald Bulletin
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  • 8/16/2017 8:56:00 PM
  • Plethora of fish found in Indiana's rivers and other waters
  • Our Indiana rivers are one of our valuable natural resources. In addition to the water that is used in many of our Hoosier cities, they provide some of the best fishing for those who enjoy this activity. The list of fish that swim in our Indiana rivers is
  • Herald Times
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  • 8/13/2017 7:09:00 AM
  • MARTINO: Bluegills remain Hoosier State's most popular fish
  • This was concreted with the results of last year’s survey of licensed anglers recently released by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. The results revealed that bluegills still remain king as the fish species most often pursued in the Hoosier Stat
  • Kokomo Tribune
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  • 8/13/2017 6:33:00 AM
  • Top-water fishing for bass great way to spend summer
  • My good friend Josh Lantz and I were headed to a small private lake in northern Indiana near LaPorte. The order of the day was to arrive early enough to be on the water before sunrise. We made it, and the effort proved worthy. We were fly fishing ...
  • Daily Journal
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  • 8/12/2017 3:42:00 AM
  • Public hearing for fishing rule amendments
  • More information on managing deer is at hunting.IN.gov. Bluegill… Indiana Anglers’ Choice Fish When it comes to a favorite fish, not much has changed during the last 40 years in the minds of Indiana anglers. Results of the 2016 Indiana Licensed Angler ...
  • Greensburg Daily News
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  • 8/11/2017 11:27:00 AM
  • Fish of the Year and Record Fish applications now accepted online
  • “We’re hoping that by making the process simpler we will get more entries this year.” Indiana tracks big fish two ways. The State Record Fish program documents the largest fish by species ever caught in Indiana. The Fish of the Year program documents ...
  • Greensburg Daily News
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  • 8/11/2017 11:27:00 AM
  • Fish of the Year and Record Fish applications now accepted
  • Anglers reel in a large fish can now submit their Fish of the Year and Record Fish entries to the Indiana DNR online. A new online form allows anglers to fill out data quickly and email a photo and other documentation. It is at wildlife.IN.gov/9453.htm.
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  • 8/9/2017 2:18:00 AM
  • Aquabounty Selling GMO Fish in Canada, Preparing Fish Farm in Indiana
  • Cornucopia’s Take: Canada does not require GMO labeling, and the GMO salmon, 25 years in the regulatory pipeline, is now being sold in that country. GMO labeling issues presently remain in the way of the introduction of this highly controversial fish ...
  • cornucopia.org
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  • 8/8/2017 2:46:00 PM
  • Fish Of The Year And Record Fish Applications Accepted Online
  • "We're hoping that by making the process simpler we will get more entries this year." Indiana tracks big fish two ways. The State Record Fish program documents the largest fish by species ever caught in Indiana. The Fish of the Year program documents the .
  • WBIW
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  • 8/3/2017 10:42:00 AM
  • AquaBounty to start US production at former Bell Fish site
  • AquaBounty entered into a $14m agreement to buy some assets from the Bell Fish Company, which included the farming facility in Indiana. The biotechnology company is a majority-owned subsidiary of Intrexon Corporation. The company closed on the deal at the
  • feednavigator.com
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  • 8/2/2017 7:58:00 AM
  • Indiana: Kids Fishin' Pond at State Fair Aug. 4-20
  • Two DNR favorites — "Snakes Alive" and the Kids Fishin' Pond — kick off day No. 1 of the Indiana State Fair and will be offered daily, Aug. 4-20. Another annual favorite, the Taste of the Wild cookout, begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 5. All three ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/2/2017 6:59:00 AM
  • DNR seeks input on proposed fishing rules
  • The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is seeking public input on several proposed changes for fishing-related rules. A public hearing has been scheduled for 6 p.m. (EDT) Thursday, Aug. 17, at the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library ...
  • Chesterton Tribune
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  • 8/1/2017 7:33:00 PM
  • Indiana: Hearing on Fishing Rules Aug. 17
  • A public hearing on proposed changes for several fishing related rules is scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 17, in Plainfield. The hearing starts at 6 p.m. at the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, 1120 Stafford Road. The most significant proposed ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/28/2017 7:41:00 AM
  • DNR: Bluegill remains big boss among Indiana fish
  • When it comes to a favorite fish, not much has changed during the last 40 years in the minds of Indiana anglers. Results of the 2016 Indiana Licensed Angler Survey reveal that bluegill ranks as the fish species most often pursued in Indiana, followed by ..
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  • 7/28/2017 2:26:00 AM
  • Indiana fish records logged online
  • Anglers who reel in a large fish can now submit their Fish of The Year and Record Fish entries to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources online. A new online form allows anglers to fill out data quickly and email a photo and other documentation.
  • KPC News
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  • 7/27/2017 3:16:00 AM
  • Indiana fish farm’s new owner plans restarting production
  • Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) ALBANY, Ind. (AP) — The new owner of an eastern Indiana fish farm ...
  • Wane
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  • 7/26/2017 8:19:00 AM
  • Indiana "Fish of the Year" and Record Fish Applications Now Accepted Online
  • Anglers reel in a large fish can now submit their Fish of The Year and Record Fish entries to the DNR online. A new online form allows anglers to fill out data quickly and email a photo and other documentation. It is at wildlife.IN.gov/9453.htm. "It allows
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/26/2017 6:15:00 AM

Indiana Guides/Outfitters

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Indiana Fishing Clubs

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