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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.

  • Applications sought for Alaska Fish and Game commissioner
  • JUNEAU, Alaska - Applications are being requested for those interested in serving as commissioner of the Department of Fish and Game. By law, the governor must appoint a commissioner from a list of qualified people nominated by the boards of fisheries and
  • News Miner
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  • 12/11/2014 8:03:51 AM
  • Bering Sea trawler deaths highlight Arctic fishing, shipping issues
  • Alaska Native communities along the Bering Sea, for instance, have traditionally relied on salmon rather than pollock, yet they are still unwittingly affected by pollock fishing. Salmon can get caught in the big, undiscerning nets used by trawlers to catch
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 12/10/2014 9:33:55 PM
  • Fish and chips, hot dog restaurants up for sale in Denali
  • They also own, and are now selling, two restaurants farther north in the Nenana River Canyon area — The Great Alaska Fish & Chip Co. at 238.9 Mile Parks Highway and the Denali Doghouse at 238 Mile, at the end of the boardwalk. These also are seasonal ...
  • News Miner
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  • 12/10/2014 6:13:29 PM
  • South Korea to take over search after Bering Sea fishing disaster
  • JUNEAU, Alaska — South Korean officials are expected to take over on-scene control of search efforts following the deadly sinking of a fishing vessel in the western Bering Sea last month. The U.S. Coast Guard has been overseeing the effort with the ...
  • News Miner
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  • 12/10/2014 1:27:09 PM
  • Fish board boosts limits for salmon dipnetters on Copper River
  • Chitina dipnetters will see catch limits boosted next year thanks to a somewhat surprising vote by the Alaska Board of Fisheries. Meeting this week in Cordova -- a commercial fishing community where dipnetters are about as welcome as the December rain at .
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 12/9/2014 4:45:47 AM
  • Alaska needs Fish and Game chief to heed science over politics, ideology
  • You are at least our fourth governor to promise management of Alaska’s fish, wildlife and habitat resources based on the best available science. The wisdom of that should be as obvious as assuring that if our kids need medical operations, key decisions ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 12/9/2014 2:08:18 AM
  • Skyview grad earns patent for fish waste disposal system
  • Fishing has always been a favorite pastime of Alaskans, and now, thanks to a former Kenai Peninsula resident, it can be done more safely. Alexandra West, a 2007 Skyview High School graduate who is now an engineer-in-training for PND Engineers Inc. in ...
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 12/2/2014 7:17:15 AM
  • Skyview grad earns patent for fish waste disposal system
  • The device, which was successfully patented this past September, helps anglers dispose of fish carcasses in a safe manner while fishing in Alaska’s rivers. Bears are often attracted to the scent of fish carcasses, a potentially dangerous situation for ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 12/1/2014 9:55:55 AM
  • EPA fishing vessel discharge exemption still in limbo
  • The fishing vessel exemption to existing Environmental Protection Agency vessel discharge regulations regarding is due to expire in December, and Alaska’s senators are supporting differing solutions. Two bills filed this month could extend the exemption ..
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 11/30/2014 9:07:00 AM
  • Learning after the burn: Fish and Game to study moose population
  • Researchers from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game have planned a study of how this new ecology will affect the behavior of one particular local species — moose. Post-wildfire ecosystems are generally favorable to moose. According to the Fish and ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 11/22/2014 7:57:45 AM
  • Stormy Lake fishing again restricted
  • Anglers looking to ice fish for Arctic char and Dolly Varden will again be restricted at Nikiski’s Stormy Lake as the Alaska Department of Fish and Game works to allow populations of the two fish to restore themselves to historic levels. The lake ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 11/11/2014 9:51:00 AM
  • Laine Welch: Alaska fishing jobs increasing
  • Alaska’s largest employer continues to add more jobs to its roster. Commercial fishing jobs grew last year to a level not seen since the year 2000, according to the state Department of Labor. Driven primarily by an increased salmon harvest, notably from ..
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 11/10/2014 4:04:25 PM
  • 170,000 fish in hand
  • According to rates determined by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, 10 percent of the hatchery’s Chinook salmon are tagged; seven percent of its coho salmon are tagged, said DIPAC Director of Operations Rick Focht. As DIPAC is releasing a million of .
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 11/7/2014 6:56:48 AM
  • Hooked on the thrill and tedium of commercial fishing
  • Anyone considering commercial fishing in Alaska as a way of life would do well to turn off reality TV and pick up “Dead Reckoning” by Dave Atcheson of Sterling. In this short but enthralling memoir, Atcheson, a veteran of many summers plying the ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 11/2/2014 2:16:24 AM
  • Sullivan bristles at campaign ad’s claims about Alaska fishing, hunting
  • Editor’s note: Sen. Mark Begich and Dan Sullivan have each been the subject of numerous attack ads during their campaigns for U.S. Senate. The Daily News-Miner asked both candidates to list the most unfair accusations. This is the second in a series of ...
  • News Miner
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  • 10/28/2014 12:06:19 AM
  • Alaska Fish and Game teaches proper meat care
  • JUNEAU, Alaska - Some of the 16 students in the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's Field to Freezer meat processing class one Saturday earlier this month had hunted caribou, moose, antelope, grouse, ptarmigan, or whitetail deer before. Some wanted to ...
  • News Miner
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  • 10/25/2014 6:32:15 PM
  • Native groups trying new ways of managing fish and game
  • The announcement from Mike Connor, deputy security for the U.S. Department of Interior, came this week during the Alaska Federation of Natives convention in Anchorage. A push for tribal co-management of fish and game has been the subsistence motif of this
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 10/25/2014 6:14:57 AM
  • Fish Board spurns Central Peninsula
  • Users generate several hundred proposals each cycle and the merits of each must be addressed by Alaska Department of Fish and Game staff, then by the public, then by board members in a process that has burgeoned into a two-week meeting, held every three ye
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 10/16/2014 9:24:35 AM
  • Fish board does disservice to Kenai Peninsula
  • The fish board, which sets fishery management policy in Alaska, takes up each region of the state on a three-year cycle. The board met on Upper Cook Inlet finfish this past winter — in Anchorage. In fact, the board has met in Anchorage to make decisions ..
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 10/16/2014 7:58:41 AM
  • Begich's ties to fishing company draw opponent attacks, industry skepticism
  • With less than a month until Election Day, Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich has found himself caught in the treacherous currents of Alaska fish politics. Begich’s Republican opponent, Dan Sullivan, has accused Begich of acting to benefit Fishermen’s ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 10/15/2014 2:26:25 PM
  • Fish and Game rescinds Cook Inlet season summary to correct 'nomenclature'
  • No matter how far they travel, members of the Alaska Board of Fisheries cannot seem to stop talking about Cook Inlet salmon. A work session that began Wednesday in Juneau started with one member asking the Alaska Department of Fish and Game to amend its ..
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 10/15/2014 10:08:43 AM
  • Laine Welch: Fish at the forefront in Kodiak debate
  • I must admit that U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan achieved something I have been trying to accomplish as a fisheries writer for more than a quarter of a century: He gave long legs to media stories about Alaska’s fisheries and, more important ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 10/6/2014 6:26:09 PM
  • ADF&G now taking photos for 2015 sport fishing regulations cover
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is conducting its annual regulations summary cover photo contest. The winning photo will appear on the cover of the regional 2015 Southeast Alaska sport fishing regulations booklet. To be considered for the cover ...
  • m.juneauempire.com
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  • 9/26/2014 1:51:41 PM

Alaska Guides/Outfitters

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Alaska Fishing Clubs

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Alaska Weather

Seward, AK (99664 )

Updated on 16:07 PM

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34°F 

Feels like: 29°F

Wind:360° 5 Kt
Humidity:97% 
Dew Point:33°F
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Sunrise: 09:56 AM 

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