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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.

  • Lake Erie Smallmouth Bass Hunt
  • Pennsylvania is a wonderful place to experience some smallmouth bass fishing. You can have a Lake Erie Smallmouth Bass Hunt on even the warmest months of the year. I had the pleasure of fishing with two awesome gentlemen. Phil was traveling from Texas and
  • bassonline.com
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  • 9/19/2017 2:56:00 PM
  • Register With Pennsylvania FBC to Win Fishing Kayak
  • The PFBC has partnered with Bass Pro Shops in Harrisburg, Pa., to sponsor a unique fishing kayak giveaway during the fall months. The grand prizes in this unique giveaway are two Ascend FS10 Sit-in Angler Kayaks. The public can enter by visiting www ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/15/2017 7:53:00 AM
  • Pennsylvania: FBC to Meet at Erie Sept. 25-26
  • HARRISBURG, Pa.– The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) will travel to Erie to hold its quarterly business meeting on Sept. 25-26 at the Bayfront Convention Center, 1 Sassafras Pier, Erie, PA 16507. As part of the quarterly meeting, committees ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/14/2017 6:45:00 AM
  • Pennsylvania man wins top prize in fall LOC fishing derby
  • OSWEGO — Daniel Clinger of Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania won the $25,000 grand prize in the Lake Ontario Counties Fall Derby, which concluded recently. Clinger caught a 39-pound, 3-ounce salmon to win the top prize. Fishing was in the Salmon Division, the ...
  • oswegocountynewsnow.com
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  • 9/9/2017 8:57:00 AM
  • Prime Fall Fishing Trips in Pennsylvania
  • Check out these top Pennsylvania fall fishing hot spots. Like many sportsmen, I’d love to extend the fall season an extra month or two. There is just so much to do. Autumn’s angling options are often overlooked as folks take to the forests and fields ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 9/6/2017 6:42:00 PM
  • Anglers Warned to Not Eat Fish from Shenango River
  • The Pennsylvania Departments of Agriculture (Ag), Environmental Protection (DEP), and Health (DOH) along with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission announced a “DO NOT EAT” advisory for all fish species caught in the Shenango River in Mercer and ...
  • ellwoodcity.org
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  • 8/24/2017 9:07:00 PM
  • Officials: Do not eat fish caught in Shenango River
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State officials are warning people not to eat fish caught in a stretch of a western Pennsylvania river after tests found extremely high levels of a potentially dangerous chemical. Environmental protection officials issued the ...
  • Seattle Post Intelligencer
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  • 8/23/2017 7:50:00 AM
  • Water safe to drink, despite fish advisory in Shenango River
  • Until WKBN spoke with him on Tuesday, though, he had no idea that the fish were contaminated. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection announced Monday that fish in the river tested extremely high for PCBs – nearly 10 times what’s safe ...
  • WKBN
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  • 8/22/2017 9:17:00 PM
  • DON’T EAT: Fish in Pennsylvania’s Shenango River are contaminated
  • HARRISBURG, PA (WKBN) – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is warning people to not eat fish from the Shenango River in Mercer and Lawrence counties. The department said “extremely high” levels of polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB ...
  • NBC4 Columbus
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  • 8/22/2017 7:38:00 PM
  • Don't eat fish from this Pennsylvania river, officials warn
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. --State officials are warning people not to eat fish caught in a stretch of a western Pennsylvania river after tests found extremely high levels of a potentially dangerous chemical. Environmental protection officials issued the blanket ...
  • CBS News
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  • 8/22/2017 4:38:00 PM
  • People warned not to eat fish from Shenango River
  • Fishermen have been warned not to eat fish from the Shenango River from the Pennyslania Departments of Agriculture, Environmental Protection (DEP), and Health (DOH) along with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. The advisory extends to all fish ...
  • WFMJ
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  • 8/22/2017 10:55:00 AM
  • Anglers warned not to eat fish from Shenango River
  • The Pennsylvania Departments of Agriculture, Environmental Protection (DEP), and Health (DOH) along with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission announced a “DO NOT EAT” advisory for all fish species caught in the Shenango River in Mercer and ...
  • Your Erie
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  • 8/21/2017 11:49:00 PM
  • Dangerous chemical levels prompt Shenango River fish warning
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. (WKBN) – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is warning people to not eat fish from the Shenango River in Mercer and Lawrence counties. The department said “extremely high” levels of polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB ...
  • WKBN
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  • 8/21/2017 11:00:00 PM
  • DEP Issues Warning, Tells Fishermen Not To Eat Fish From Shenango River
  • PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is warning fishermen not to eat their catches from the Shenango River. According to the DEP, fish species caught in the river have been found to have “extremely high levels of ...
  • CBS Pittsburgh
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  • 8/21/2017 9:45:00 PM
  • 80-year-old Pennsylvania fly-fishing course still a success story
  • University Park, Pa. — Joe Humphreys’ legacy in the fly-fishing world was apparent this summer when he served as coach of the bronze-medal-winning United States team in the Worldmasters Fly Fishing Championship in Portugal. At a related event ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 8/21/2017 10:37:00 AM
  • First Drift Smallmouth Bass Fishing
  • Lake Erie can provide exceptional outdoor activities this time of year. First Drift Smallmouth Bass Fishing is something worth experiencing when traveling to Pennsylvania this summer. I had the pleasure of fishing with Dylan and his father Daniel.
  • bassonline.com
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  • 8/17/2017 1:49:00 PM
  • Special Fishing Opportunities Offered on Labor Day
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. (Aug. 16) - The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is offering two special fishing opportunities to entice adults and kids to fish on Labor Day, Sept. 4. The first is a $1 license for adult residents and non-residents. The license - good
  • solomonswords.blogspot.com
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  • 8/16/2017 6:19:00 PM
  • Camps train teens to become ambassadors for wildlife, fish and nature
  • Over the last 10 years, they attracted students from 62 Pennsylvania counties and six other states. Some come from hunting and fishing backgrounds. Others do not. All are challenged. Twenty students attend each camp. They learn about biology, ecology ...
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 8/13/2017 12:19:00 AM
  • Windy Lake Erie Fishing Report
  • Pennsylvania is one of the best places to catch the smallmouth bass of your dream. Enjoy this windy Lake Erie fishing report that will help provide you with some information about the action in the North East. I had the pleasure of fishing with Greg and ..
  • bassonline.com
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  • 8/7/2017 1:48:00 PM
  • Mid-Atlantic Council to Meet Aug. 8-10 in Philadelphia
  • The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council will meet next week, August 8-10, 2017, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The meeting will be held at the Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown, 21 North Juniper St., Philadelphia, PA 19107, Telephone 215-496-3200.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/7/2017 6:37:00 AM
  • Lake Erie Trawl Survey Aug. 7-10
  • The DNR shares information collected from its annual Lake Erie survey efforts with partner agencies in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York and Ontario through annual meetings fostered by the Great Lakes Fishery Commission. Collaboration through the commission's .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/2/2017 6:59:00 AM
  • Lehigh Valley home to record-setting catfish catches
  • The largest carp ever snagged in Pennsylvania was a common carp caught by George Brown of Saltillo, Huntingdon County. Brown caught a 52-pound carp in the Juniata River in 1962, according to the Fish and Boat Commission. And while that was 55 years ago ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 8/1/2017 1:09:00 PM

Pennsylvania Guides/Outfitters

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Pennsylvania Fishing Clubs

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