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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.

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Alaska Fishing Resources

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

Alaska Fishing Regulations

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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.

  • Prehistoric fish trap found in Alaska
  • Alutiiq Museum archaeologists have located the remains of a stone fish trap and an associated set of petroglyphs on northern Kodiak Island. The features are believed to be prehistoric and reflect Alutiiq salmon fishing traditions. While petroglyphs are a .
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  • 7/24/2017 3:54:00 PM
  • U.S. Senate looks to renew ‘Frankenfish’ import ban
  • A 2016 report compiled by the McDowell Group for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute concluded that Alaska’s wild salmon fishery employs 38,100 people directly and indirectly, generating a $7 billion economic boost. In a statement Friday, Murkowski ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 7/24/2017 3:22:00 PM
  • Fish and Game opens red king crab fishing off Juneau next week
  • Juneau fishermen looking for good news might find it in a crab claw. On Friday afternoon, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced that a long-closed personal-use red king crab fishery will open for four days at the end of the month. According to .
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 7/22/2017 7:29:00 PM
  • Alaska Salmon Catch Exceeds 75 Million Fish
  • Alaska’s wild salmon catch now exceeds 75 million fish, up from some 48 million salmon caught commercially through last week. The latest preliminary harvest figures compiled by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) break down the catch to date ...
  • Alaska Native News
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  • 7/21/2017 8:12:00 PM
  • NOAA Locates Wreckage Of Crab Fishing Vessel Off St. George Island, Alaska
  • Two NOAA ships, en route to scientific missions in Alaskan waters, helped locate the missing fishing vessel Destination at the request of the U.S. Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation. The Destination and its six crew members were lost February 11 ...
  • marineinsight.com
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  • 7/21/2017 3:12:00 PM
  • NOAA Locates Wreckage of F/V Destination off St. George Island
  • The Destination and its six crew members were lost February 11, 2017, while fishing for snow crab northwest of St. George, Alaska. NOAA Ship Oscar Dyson, a fisheries survey vessel, conducted the first survey from April 30 through May 1. The Dyson used ...
  • Alaska Native News
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  • 7/21/2017 6:59:00 AM
  • Wreck of fishing boat that sank in Bering Sea found by NOAA ships
  • These boys loved what they did': Bering Sea fisherman talks about lost boat, lost brother] NOAA vessels already en route to Alaska for scientific missions were asked by the U.S. Coast Guard's Marine Board of Investigations to help find the boat.
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 7/21/2017 6:57:00 AM
  • Updates On Alaska Fishing Regulations
  • Ship Creek is currently OPEN to salmon fishing from the mouth to a cable 100 feet below the Chugach Power Plant Dam. The remainder of the creek up to 300 feet above the Elmendorf Power Plant Dam, near the William Jack Hernandez Sport Fish Hatchery, is ...
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 7/20/2017 11:54:00 PM
  • NOAA finds wreckage of missing fishing boat off Alaska
  • The vessel is resting on its port side on the seafloor, the skeg and rudder can be seen in light green below the starboard quarter on the left of this image. Various vessel components can be seen in this image, including the bulbous bow (light blue, lower
  • Seattle Post Intelligencer
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  • 7/20/2017 10:48:00 PM
  • What a Spectacular Place to Work! Fishing For Salmon in Alaska
  • As the clock on my phone clicks to 8 am in the morning, I toss the bright orange buoy that is connected to the end of my net off the bow of the boat. I throw the boat in reverse and start controlling the hydraulics that pull the net off the reel and into .
  • marthastewart.com
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  • 7/20/2017 9:59:00 PM
  • Alaska Fish Factor: Salmon prices higher this year compared to 2016
  • As predicted, Alaska fishermen are getting higher prices for their salmon this year. It’s good news following a 2016 season that saw lackluster catches in all regions but Bristol Bay, a failure of pink salmon runs, and paltry pay checks nearly across the .
  • Petersburg Pilot
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  • 7/20/2017 8:38:00 PM
  • Alaska’s Salmon Harvest Nears 48 Million Fish
  • Preliminary harvest data show the catch in Alaska’s wild salmon fisheries is nearing the 48 million fish mark. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s (ASF&G) count includes 31.6 million sockeyes, 8.4 million chums, 7.6 million pinks, 198,000 silvers ...
  • Alaska Native News
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  • 7/18/2017 9:20:00 PM
  • Haul Big Kings: Urban Fishing on Alaska’s Ship Creek
  • Anchorage, Alaska. The name alone conjures soaring peaks, eagles, and vast wilderness beyond. But it should also conjure one muddy ‘ditch’ that’s full of salmon, ready to catch. This article is part of The Great Urban Outdoors series, sponsored by ...
  • gearjunkie.com
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  • 7/18/2017 7:36:00 PM
  • Alaska fishermen fetching high dock prices for salmon this year
  • Unrivalled seafood news, insight and analysis Prices for the world’s key seafood species The industry’s largest archive: 180,000 articles An array of newsletter options Access editions of our industry-leading print publications IntraFish.com is driven ...
  • IntraFish
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  • 7/18/2017 6:13:00 PM
  • Fish or no fish, Mantecans return from Alaska with fond memories
  • There is nothing new under the sun. So, really there are no new fishing columns. Unless of course you’re talking about new technology, which I am not. Fishing columns are about new friends, new water, old friends, old water. Fishing columns are about the .
  • Manteca Bulletin
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  • 7/18/2017 6:51:00 AM
  • Tag Archives: Alaska fly fishing
  • In early July 1995, I was guiding two of my favorite clients of all time—a father-and-son team from Annapolis, Maryland—on the Copper River, which drains into Alaska’s Lake Iliamna. Tom and. . .
  • orvis.com
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  • 7/14/2017 12:46:00 PM
  • VIDEO: How healthy are Alaska crab stocks?
  • Alaska crab has been a mixed bag this year for fishermen. While some stocks are presenting a challenge, others are healthy and meeting huge market demand. "Crab stocks in Alaska and anywhere are some of the most cyclical and volatile stocks and present ...
  • IntraFish
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  • 7/14/2017 6:59:00 AM
  • Alaska Fishing Regulation Updates
  • The bag and possession limits for sockeye salmon at the Russian River/Kenai River fly-fishing-only area, downstream to Skilak Lake on the Upper Kenai River return to three per day, six in possession beginning 12:01 a.m.Saturday, July 15, 2017. These ...
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  • 7/13/2017 4:10:00 PM
  • Dipnet charters emerge on the Kenai for those looking to avoid crowds
  • But the number of guides catering to dipnetting — which is strictly limited to Alaska residents — has been slow growing. Dipnet charters are common in the Chitina personal use dipnet fishery along the Copper River, transporting clients to spots that ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 7/13/2017 3:00:00 AM
  • Missing boy hikes in wrong direction, finds Kodiak fish camp
  • KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — A weekend search for a 12-year-old boy missing on a Kodiak Island hike had a happy ending when the youth found his way to a fish camp. The boy borrowed a cellphone to call his parents and tell them he was safe. The boy Sunday ...
  • News Miner
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  • 7/12/2017 7:13:00 PM
  • Fishing in Alaska with The Gazette
  • Sea Isle City residents Jerry, Joyce and their grandson Benjamin Griffaton stop for a picture with The Gazette after a fishing excursion in Ketchikan, Alaska, this summer. Submit your Travels with The Gazette to current@shorenewstoday.com. Be sure to ...
  • Shore News Today
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  • 7/11/2017 9:35:00 PM
  • Alaska golden king crab fishery start date, TAC set
  • IntraFish.com is driven by quality original content and round-the-clock coverage from our reporters around the world. IntraFish doesn’t just report the news, we set the agenda. Includes featured articles covering topics such as price developments, market .
  • IntraFish
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  • 7/11/2017 1:38:00 PM

Alaska Guides/Outfitters

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Alaska Fishing Clubs

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