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Fishing Pennsylvania

EZFishing brings you Pennsylvania'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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Pennsylvania Fishing Resources

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

Pennsylvania Fishing Regulations

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Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania Government Agencies

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

Pennsylvania Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Pennsylvania.

  • 40 under 40: Jacqueline Claudia, CEO, Love Wild Fish
  • Later I worked at a seafood restaurant, and dated a commercial fisherman for a few years. I ended up going to Wharton [the University of Pennsylvania's marketing faculty] to study, and took a job doing strategy consulting… but kept getting sucked back to .
  • IntraFish
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  • 2/5/2016 8:41:26 AM
  • Official: About 1,200 fish killed after Pa. power plant glitch
  • YORK HAVEN, Pa. (AP) — Officials say about 1,200 fish are dead after an operational glitch at a central Pennsylvania power plant caused cold water to be sent into the Susquehanna River. Talen Energy spokesman Todd Martin tells Pennlive.com (http://bit.ly .
  • The Morning Call
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  • 2/3/2016 12:01:15 AM
  • About 1,200 fish killed after York plant glitch
  • YORK HAVEN, Pa. (AP) — Officials say about 1,200 fish are dead after an operational glitch at a central Pennsylvania power plant caused cold water to be sent into the Susquehanna River. Talen Energy spokesman Todd Martin told Pennlive.com that the ...
  • Evening Sun
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  • 2/2/2016 1:59:57 PM
  • About 1,200 fish killed after York plant glitch
  • YORK HAVEN, Pa. (AP) — Officials say about 1,200 fish are dead after an operational glitch at a central Pennsylvania power plant caused cold water to be sent into the Susquehanna River. Talen Energy spokesman Todd Martin told Pennlive.com that the ...
  • York Daily Record
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  • 2/2/2016 1:45:38 PM
  • Another fish kill at Brunner Island power plant
  • Smallmouth bass, channel catfish, carp and gizzard shad were among the species killed, according to Mike Kauffman, area fisheries manager for the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. The area is a popular fishing spot in winter because warmer water ...
  • Lancaster Online
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  • 2/2/2016 12:26:54 PM
  • Official: About 1,200 Fish Killed After Power Plant Glitch
  • Officials say about 1,200 fish are dead after an operational glitch at a central Pennsylvania power plant caused cold water to be sent into the Susquehanna River. Talen Energy spokesman Todd Martin tells Pennlive.com ( http://bit.ly/1TyLwn4) that the ...
  • ABC News
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  • 2/2/2016 8:30:40 AM
  • Official: About 1,200 fish killed after Pa. power plant glitch
  • YORK HAVEN, Pa. (AP) — Officials say about 1,200 fish are dead after an operational glitch at a central Pennsylvania power plant caused cold water to be sent into the Susquehanna River. Talen Energy spokesman Todd Martin tells Pennlive.com that the ...
  • Pocono Record
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  • 2/2/2016 6:21:49 AM
  • Official: About 1,200 fish killed after power plant glitch
  • YORK HAVEN, Pa. (AP) — Officials say about 1,200 fish are dead after an operational glitch at a central Pennsylvania power plant caused cold water to be sent into the Susquehanna River. Talen Energy spokesman Todd Martin tells Pennlive.com (http://bit.ly .
  • Paradise Post
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  • 2/2/2016 5:31:43 AM
  • 'Silver' blogger purchases his Senior Lifetime fishing license
  • So I am good to fish anywhere in Pennsylvania – including Lake Erie and its tributaries – for any legal species through December, 2018, when my three-year trout stamp expires. Next purchase – my Resident Senior Lifetime Hunting license, which is an ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 1/27/2016 2:07:04 PM
  • Some state lawmakers willing to relinquish power over fishing license fees
  • There's a long way to go, but the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission — for the first time — may have a chance to get something it has long wanted. State Sens. John Eichelberger Jr. of Blair County and John Wozniak of Bedford, a Republican and ...
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 1/24/2016 12:41:44 AM
  • State Fish and Game Commissions Should Maintain Autonomy
  • In last week’s column, we considered the merits of having the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) and the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) merge into one single, more streamlined and efficient agency. After all, Pennsylvania is the only state ..
  • Daily Local News
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  • 1/18/2016 10:03:02 PM
  • Roger Mallon: Fishing licenses 101
  • If you still need a 2016 Pennsylvania fishing license, here are some notes about obtaining one. This is an attempt to wade through a few of the finer points of license types, pricing and exemptions. According to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission ..
  • Reading Eagle
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  • 1/17/2016 5:29:13 AM
  • Fish-Inspired Fractals Guide Optical Coating Design
  • "We are proposing a model that uses fractal geometry to describe the layering in the biological structure of silvery fish," said Pennsylvania State University postdoctoral researcher Jeremy Bossard. "While we are not trying to reproduce the structure found
  • Photonics
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  • 1/14/2016 6:25:52 PM
  • Quarterly Fish & Boat Commission meeting scheduled for Jan. 20-21
  • Harrisburg, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission will hold its quarterly business meeting Jan. 20-21 at its Harrisburg headquarters, located at 1601 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110. As part of the commission’s quarterly meeting ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 1/13/2016 4:39:41 PM
  • Fish nachos and chocolate-covered bacon debut at Farm Show
  • HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Farm Show visitors enjoyed baked potatoes 75 years ago, milkshakes 50 years ago, and honey candy 25 years ago. This year, they can indulge in filling beef and mushroom burgers, creative fish nachos, tasty fish sliders ...
  • The Sentinel Cumberlink
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  • 1/7/2016 6:41:20 PM
  • Restauranteur pays $117k for endangered fish in final Tsukiji auction
  • The study found that the population of Pacific bluefin tuna is barely 4% of its size before fishing began—a dramatic decline equivalent to the entire US population dropping to that of Pennsylvania, according to Amanda Nickson, director of global tuna ...
  • foodnavigator-asia.com
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  • 1/6/2016 4:59:19 AM
  • January should provide fly fishing opportunities
  • With the colder water temperatures and the potential for frozen streams, look for January fishing opportunities somewhere in central Pennsylvania where spring creeks and limestone influenced streams will have water temperatures that allow fish to feed year
  • Reading Eagle
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  • 1/3/2016 5:10:02 AM
  • Young taxidermist grew up hunting and fishing
  • A hobby turned into a part-time job, and eventually, into a full-time job. Conklin attended the Pennsylvania Institute of Taxidermy in 2007, learning about the proper procedures to mount fish, birds and mammals. Everything from the fleshing of the animal .
  • New Jersey Herald
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  • 1/1/2016 11:56:15 PM
  • Dedication to youth fishing highlights Berks outdoors for 2015
  • The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission expanded its Mentored Youth Program March 28 in our area by introducing an exclusive mentored youth trout fishing day during which youngsters and their mentors braved freezing temperatures and ice-covered lakes.
  • Reading Eagle
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  • 12/27/2015 11:59:11 AM
  • Hancock County crews working to remove dead fish from beachfront
  • Additionally, any dead or distressed fish that have washed up on the shore should not be consumed. A Pennsylvania woman found her way to the Sunrise Inn in Lake Charles this holiday season after being kidnapped by Noah Thomas. “The woman was walking the ..
  • KPLC TV
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  • 12/27/2015 2:33:41 AM
  • Frye: News of fish, deer and birds
  • Lake Erie's steelhead are, by most measures, doing well, said Chuck Murray, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission biologist in charge of tracking their fate. The commission is stocking about one million annually, typically at the ideal size of 7 inches
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 12/27/2015 12:53:28 AM
  • Outdoors: Preparing early for fly fishing
  • They are having a half-price special for new members. Thinking of fishing ... Pennsylvania licenses for 2016 are available now, online or at issuing agents. Multi-year licenses continue to be a popular choice for many anglers. A 3-year resident license can
  • The Sentinel Cumberlink
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  • 12/25/2015 2:10:25 PM

Pennsylvania Guides/Outfitters

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Pennsylvania Fishing Clubs

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Pennsylvania Weather

Pittsburgh, PA (15295)

Updated on 14:58 PM

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36°F 

Feels like: 32°F

Wind:240° 4 Kt
Humidity:54% 
Dew Point:21°F
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Sunrise: 07:24 AM 

Sunset: 05:39 PM 

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Trend: Waning Crescent 

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