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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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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.

  • Legislator proposes raising Alaska hunting, fishing license fees
  • JUNEAU — A Healy legislator is recommending raising the price for resident hunting and fishing licenses and a big hike for nonresident licenses and tag fees to help pay for state conservation efforts. House Bill 137 by Republican Rep. Dave Talerico would .
  • News Miner
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  • 3/20/2015 11:31:33 PM
  • Fish board to take up Cook Inlet clams
  • Cook Inlet clams on are on the Alaska Board of Fisheries’ plate as residents seek to manage a razor clam population that has crashed on the eastern side of the inlet and a fishery that has exploded in popularity on the western side. The board will ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 3/18/2015 9:57:52 AM
  • Lawmakers advance bill prioritizing personal use fishing
  • JUNEAU, Alaska - A Senate committee has advanced a bill prioritizing personal use fisheries. Senate State Affairs heard public testimony Tuesday mostly in support of committee chair Bill Stoltze's bill to prioritize personal use fisheries over sport and ..
  • News Miner
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  • 3/17/2015 11:53:35 AM
  • Laine Welch: Print-at-home fishing licenses become reality
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s revamped online store is the go to place for all fishing (and hunting) licenses, and it now offers two new features. “Fishermen, both sport and commercial, can now print their licenses at home. They can ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 3/16/2015 2:43:35 AM
  • Alaska allows at-home printing for fishing, hunting licenses
  • JUNEAU, Alaska - Hunters and anglers no longer need to make a trip to the store to get a license, or wait for one to be mailed. The state Department of Fish and Game launched a print-at-home system this month that allows individuals to buy fishing, hunting
  • News Miner
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  • 3/13/2015 12:19:49 PM
  • It's time for Alaska-first fish management
  • Alaska first. It’s time. Those are words I can get behind, especially when it comes to our fish. You say “fish” and “Alaska” in the same sentence and you probably think salmon, for good reason. We have the best-managed salmon fishery in the world.
  • News Miner
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  • 3/13/2015 8:02:07 AM
  • Senate panel discusses personal use fishing priority
  • JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Lawmakers heard mixed responses to a bill intended to prioritize personal use fishing. Republican Sen. Bill Stoltze bill would direct the Department of Fish and Game to prioritize state fisheries for personal use when restrictions ...
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 3/11/2015 1:52:15 AM
  • Senate panel to discuss Alaska personal use fishing priority
  • JUNEAU, Alaska - Lawmakers on Tuesday plan to discuss a bill that would make personal use a priority in managing state fisheries. The bill, from Republican Sen. Bill Stoltze of Chugiak, would direct the Alaska Department of Fish and Game to prioritize ...
  • News Miner
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  • 3/10/2015 8:12:50 AM
  • Senate panel discusses personal use fishing priority
  • JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Lawmakers heard mixed responses to a bill intended to prioritize personal use fishing. Republican Sen. Bill Stoltze bill would direct the Department of Fish and Game to prioritize state fisheries for personal use when restrictions ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 3/10/2015 5:21:02 AM
  • Fish managers forecast average years for Cook Inlet sockeye
  • KENAI, Alaska - The Department of Fish and Game says 5.8 million sockeye salmon are projected to return to Cook Inlet this summer, making 2015 an average year. The Peninsula Clarion (http://bit.ly/1EtplbH), a Kenai newspaper, reports commercial fisheries .
  • News Miner
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  • 3/8/2015 11:49:57 AM
  • Talerico proposes fee increase for Alaska hunting, fishing licenses
  • JUNEAU, Alaska — A Healy lawmaker has proposed increasing the cost to fish or hunt in Alaska. Rep. Dave Talerico's bill would increase the cost for resident and non-resident sport fishing, hunting and trapping licenses. The bill proposes charging ...
  • News Miner
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  • 3/7/2015 11:29:40 AM
  • Fish board needs a thoughtful nomination process
  • We certainly were disappointed to learn last week that Roland Maw had withdrawn from consideration for a seat on the fish board, and even more concerned when we learned that an investigation is underway regarding residency concerns in Alaska and Montana.
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 3/5/2015 3:10:57 AM
  • Fish board needs a thoughtful nomination process
  • We certainly were disappointed to learn last week that Roland Maw had withdrawn from consideration for a seat on the fish board, and even more concerned when we learned that an investigation is underway regarding residency concerns in Alaska and Montana.
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 3/4/2015 11:57:41 PM
  • State, federal regulators ban Ketchikan eulachon fishing
  • KETCHIKAN — Alaska fishing regulators say there will be no legal harvest of hooligan around Ketchikan this year. The Ketchikan Daily News reported the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the U.S. Forest Service have closed area waters to the catching ..
  • m.juneauempire.com
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  • 3/3/2015 6:43:54 PM
  • State, federal regulators ban Ketchikan eulachon fishing
  • KETCHIKAN, Alaska - Alaska fishing regulators say there will be no legal harvest of hooligan around Ketchikan this year. The Ketchikan Daily News (http://bit.ly/1DMwaCe) reports the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the U.S. Forest Service have closed
  • News Miner
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  • 3/3/2015 11:41:34 AM
  • State, federal regulators ban Ketchikan eulachon fishing
  • KETCHIKAN — Alaska fishing regulators say there will be no legal harvest of hooligan around Ketchikan this year. The Ketchikan Daily News reported the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the U.S. Forest Service have closed area waters to the catching ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 3/3/2015 10:37:08 AM
  • ‘Worst of all possible times’ to gut fish commission, chair says
  • The three-member commission that oversees Alaska’s lucrative limited-entry commercial fisheries is urging lawmakers not to pursue proposals for elimination for at least another year. The state Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission is under fire as a ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 2/25/2015 4:32:01 AM
  • Montana investigating Walker's former Alaska Fish Board appointee
  • JUNEAU -- A Montana law enforcement official said his state has opened a criminal investigation into Roland Maw, who was appointed by Gov. Bill Walker to the Alaska Board of Fisheries in January but who withdrew his name from consideration last week ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 2/24/2015 12:36:59 AM
  • Faced with uncertainty, fishing guides innovate
  • Guided Sportsfishing Alaska LLC., was willing to say on-the-record. “We’ve been doing it for quite a while and, obviously, I tried to keep it on the down low just because it’s a pretty effective way to catch those things,” he said. “But ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 2/23/2015 12:48:19 PM
  • Controversial Fish Board nominee Roland Maw withdraws from consideration
  • In 2013, an Alaska Board of Fisheries member, Vince Webster, was rejected for reappointment by the Legislature after sportfishing groups complained. He was a commercial setnet fisherman. Fish politics can cross party lines, and did so this year with ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 2/21/2015 5:26:52 AM
  • Controversial Fish Board nominee withdraws
  • In 2013, an Alaska Board of Fisheries member, Vince Webster, was rejected for reappointment by the Legislature after sportfishing groups complained. He was a commercial setnet fisherman. Fish politics can cross party lines, and did so this year with ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 2/20/2015 9:27:16 PM
  • State managers close fishing for early run Kenai River kings
  • KENAI, Alaska - Anglers will again be denied the chance to catch early run king salmon on the Kenai River. The Peninsula Clarion (http://bit.ly/1EuIpCT) reports the Department of Fish and Game for a second straight year will close king salmon fishing ...
  • News Miner
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  • 2/20/2015 8:12:42 AM
  • Students receive ice-fishing demonstration
  • Students from around the central Kenai Peninsula school district took field trips on Wednesday for an opportunity to practice ice fishing on the frozen surface of Soldotna’s Sport Lake. Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist Jenny Cope, who ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 2/18/2015 9:48:08 AM
  • Fish and Game forecasts more kings on the Kenai River
  • If the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s preseason forecast for the early run of chinook salmon on the Kenai River proves to be accurate, it will be the second lowest run on the river in 30 years. However, the newly released run forecast of 5,265 fish .
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 2/18/2015 7:10:39 AM

Alaska Guides/Outfitters

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Alaska Fishing Clubs

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Alaska Weather

Seward, AK (99664 )

Updated on 22:31 PM

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43°F 

Feels like: 37°F

Wind:150° 9 Kt
Humidity:86% 
Dew Point:39°F
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Sunrise: 04:59 AM 

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