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Fishing Alaska

EZFishing brings you Alaska'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 14921locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Alaska Fishing Resources

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

Alaska Fishing Regulations

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

Alaska 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 Alaska Government Agencies

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

Alaska Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Alaska.

  • Angler Catches Woman Instead of Fish in Alaska, Credits God for Rescue
  • As Pastor Andy Foor settled into what he thought was going to be a peaceful Saturday morning of fishing on the Kenai River in Alaska, he suddenly heard screaming. A woman had slipped into nearby water. Foor uttered a prayer and cast his line. God oversaw .
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  • 7/23/2016 2:36:22 AM
  • Fish Waste Composting Offers Alternative to Landfill Disposal
  • (SitNews) - In summer 2015 Gabe Dunham, Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory agent in Bristol Bay, established a site at the Dillingham landfill to compost fish waste generated by local subsistence harvesters. The 2,000 pounds of waste he collected last summer
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  • 7/22/2016 8:35:28 AM
  • Illegally Dumped Fish Waste Invites Bears, Fines
  • (SitNews) - As salmon surge into Alaska, anglers and dipnetters are reminded to properly dispose of fish waste. Discarding fish waste on public or private property or along roads, pull-offs and trails can attract bears into areas frequented by the public .
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  • 7/22/2016 8:35:28 AM
  • Painter’s Lodge fishing guide inspires row to Alaska
  • Every Friday afternoon, in Willow Point school’s Grade 6 class, Mike Rippingale told his students a story. Sometimes he read from classics like the Iliad and the Odyssey, and other times he told personal stories about his life. One such story was about ...
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  • 7/22/2016 12:43:01 AM
  • Two fishermen rescued from burning fishing boat in Cook Inlet
  • Alaska commercial fishermen report a dramatic rescue in Cook Inlet early Thursday. Domnin Martushev said was getting ready to fish for sockeye salmon early this morning when he noticed thick, black smoke pouring out of a nearby vessel. “We knew something .
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  • 7/21/2016 4:57:44 PM
  • Fish Factor: Sea Share donations to food banks grows beyond Alaska
  • The decades-old ‘bycatch to food banks’ program has grown far beyond its original Alaska beginnings. Today, only 10 percent of the fish going to hunger relief programs is bycatch of primarily halibut and salmon taken accidentally in other fish...
  • Petersburg Pilot
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  • 7/21/2016 2:20:15 PM
  • A Fish-Stinking History
  • Only pollock off Alaska are landed in greater volume. Omega Protein Corporation, founded in 1913, takes about 90 percent of the menhaden collected in United States waters to manufacture fish oil, fishmeal, and aquaculture feed products. The total quota for
  • East Hampton Star
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  • 7/21/2016 8:36:39 AM
  • Alaska Responsible Fisheries Management Programme Recognised by GSSI
  • US - The GSSI (Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative) Steering Board has announced its recognition of the Alaska Responsible Fisheries Management (RFM) Certification Programme for the scope of Fisheries Certification. GSSI’s recognition shows that the ...
  • The Fish Site
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  • 7/21/2016 6:06:19 AM
  • Dipnetters urged to properly dispose of fish waste
  • With personal-use dipnetting season in full swing, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game is reminding dipnetters of the do’s and don’ts. “Alaskans have the great benefit of being able to participate in these personal-use dipnet fisheries,” said ...
  • AourAlaskaLink
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  • 7/20/2016 7:57:52 PM
  • Illegally Dumped Fish Waste Invites Bears, Fines
  • Dumping fish in these places can also attract big fines. Prohibited under Alaska’s littering laws (AS 46.06.080), illegal dumping can lead to penalties of up to $1,000. Illegally discarded fish waste has also created problems in Matanuska-Susitna Valley ..
  • Alaska Native News
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  • 7/20/2016 7:14:55 PM
  • Strange fish found in deep waters
  • estimated the fish was between 4.5 and 5 feet long. They let the fish go. Glenn Holliwell, a fish biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Homer, confirmed the identification of the wolffish. Holliwell wrote in an email that the wolffish he .
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  • 7/20/2016 3:30:02 AM
  • Feds Fight Alaska Tribe's Bid For Immediate Fishing Rights
  • Law360, New York (July 19, 2016, 4:37 PM ET) -- The federal government said in a court filing Monday that an Alaskan tribe's bid for immediate permission to harvest salmon from an Alaskan river fails because the tribe hasn’t shown the denial of its ...
  • Law 360
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  • 7/19/2016 8:34:51 PM
  • Calm seas, beautiful scenery, excellent fishing make trip worthwhile
  • But at the encouragement of hunting buddy Shanon Spivey, he decided to try it again. Spivey and Clyde Gray were planning a fishing excursion to Homer, Alaska, which needed six participants. Proctor agreed to join the group for its recent trip.
  • Jamestown News
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  • 7/19/2016 12:06:37 PM
  • P2P finalist hooking into traceable-fish market
  • They recently were chosen as finalists for Path to Prosperity, a Southeast Alaska small-business competition. “This is our funny little fishing boat: The mighty Fishing Vessel Seabright ...
  • KRBD
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  • 7/19/2016 1:43:50 AM
  • Illegal disposal of fish waste poses bear danger
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is reminding all anglers and dipnetters to properly dispose of fish waste, which can attract bears into public areas. Illegally discarding fish waste on public or private property can result in fines of up to $1,000.
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  • 7/18/2016 1:19:23 PM
  • Alaska Fish Factor: Sea Share Programme Growth Continues
  • US - The decades-old ‘bycatch to food banks’ program has grown far beyond its original Alaska beginnings. Today, only 10 percent of the fish going to hunger relief programs is bycatch of primarily halibut and salmon taken accidentally in other fisheries.
  • The Fish Site
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  • 7/18/2016 10:49:03 AM
  • Cross Timbers Outdoor Report: Be flexible to find good fishing
  • I was able to find good fishing during a recent trip to Alaska, but it took a lot of work and sacrificing initial desires to do so. Everyone who gets to fish Alaska wants to catch halibut and salmon. Me, I wanted to catch a big salmon. A portion of my ...
  • Stillwater NewsPress
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  • 7/17/2016 11:54:40 AM
  • Fishing for change with school lunch program
  • As an example, the loophole currently lets schools use taxpayer dollars to purchase Russian pollock at the expense of Alaska pollock. Alaska pollock, a member of the cod family, is a mild, whitefish that is very popular with students, and in restaurants ..
  • Union-Bulletin
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  • 7/17/2016 5:56:45 AM
  • Fly fishing is the sport of kings, or anyone else for that matter
  • Howard Delo is a retired fisheries biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. This column is the opinion of the writer and does not necessarily reflect the views of the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman or its parent company, Wick Communications.
  • Frontiersman
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  • 7/16/2016 9:14:12 PM
  • Adventures in rural Alaska, caught in the fish net
  • LAKE MINCHUMINA, Alaska — Mr. B. wasn’t actually running away with me, but, ignoring the restraining reins, he was clipping along rather faster than I wanted. Usually the placid little black Icelandic horse scampers right along but slows easily when ...
  • News Miner
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  • 7/16/2016 7:33:59 PM
  • Surveys off Alaska lead to new types of soft-bodied fish
  • ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Federal biologist Jay Orr never knows what’s going to come up in nets lowered to the ocean floor off Alaska’s remote Aleutian Islands, which separate the Bering Sea from the rest of the Pacific Ocean. Sometimes it’s stuff he has ...
  • Aiken Standard
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  • 7/16/2016 6:00:55 PM
  • Lt. Gov, fish and game commissioner to tour Yukon River villages
  • Alaska’s lieutenant governor and fish and game commissioner will tour Yukon River villages this week to talk about subsistence resources. Lt. Gov. Byron Mallot and Commissioner Sam Cotten will begin their three day trip Sunday. They will stop at ...
  • News Miner
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  • 7/16/2016 8:06:47 AM
  • Alaska fish harvest soars into the millions
  • Salmon takes center stage each summer but many other fisheries also are in full swing from Ketchikan to Kotzebue. For salmon, total catches by July 8 were nearing 28 million fish, of which 10 million were sockeyes, primarily from Bristol Bay. Last week ...
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  • 7/15/2016 6:52:13 PM

Alaska Guides/Outfitters

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Alaska Fishing Clubs

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Alaska Weather

English Bay, AK (99603)

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