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Fishing Louisiana

EZFishing brings you Louisiana'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 6241 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Louisiana Fishing Resources

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

Louisiana Fishing Regulations

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


Louisiana 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 Louisiana Government Agencies

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

Louisiana Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Louisiana.

  • New high-tech night-fishing light
  • Much of the standing timber I used to fish in Texas and Louisiana lakes has disappeared over the years, but what’s left of the trees and submerged brush can often still be found with sonar and marked with GPS waypoints. This brings me full circle back to .
  • northcarolinasportsman.com
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  • 3/23/2015 2:02:29 PM
  • Three Men Cited for Shark Fishing Violations
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited three Louisiana men for alleged commercial shark fishing violations off the coast of Grand Isle on March 21. Press Release --Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries ...
  • Myarklamiss
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  • 3/23/2015 3:54:02 AM
  • Rain causing fewer people to go fish
  • A step under the trophy bass status is what the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries call a “quality lake.” For whatever reason a petition was created and circulated locally and signed by people that did not want a trophy bass lake right here ...
  • Natchez Democrat
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  • 3/22/2015 4:59:38 AM
  • 2012 Sportsman sun dolphin Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $650.00
  • Avoid scams, deal with people locally. Beware of people who want to wire money, use cashiers checks, money orders, or want to drop ship products. Learn more here. Classified ads are posted by individuals as is, with no guarantees by this site. We will not
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/21/2015 4:35:11 PM
  • Like to sleep in and catch fish? Head to Grand Isle
  • After a bitterly cold February in South Louisiana, this week's weather was like a gift from Helios, turning anglers' thoughts from deep holes, sluggish fish and heavy coveralls to beaches, corks and paddle shorts. But has winter magically jumped to summer?
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 3/20/2015 9:34:02 AM
  • Targeting red snapper out of Grand Isle and Venice
  • Courtesy of Tommy Vidrine With the opening of Louisiana’s recreational red snapper season just hours away, anglers heading out of Grand Isle and Venice have several options to locate rigs that should be swarming with fish. Buggy Vegas, with Bridgeside ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/19/2015 8:40:56 PM
  • Knights of Columbus Council hosts Lentin fish fry dinners
  • The Knights offer fresh certified Texas farm-raised catfish breaded with Louisiana Fish Fry breading, French fries, coleslaw and hush puppies. The catfish is raised in self-contained freshwater ponds that are insulated from natural or manmade pollution and
  • Your Houston News
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  • 3/18/2015 5:07:22 PM
  • CCA Louisiana, Rouses Markets partner for annual fishing tournament
  • Coastal Conservation Association Louisiana announced today that Rouses Markets has committed to be a presenting sponsor of the 2015 CCA STAR Tournament. In addition, Rouses, headquartered in Thibodaux, will support CCA membership banquets across the state.
  • Daily Comet
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  • 3/18/2015 9:36:24 AM
  • Southern Arkansas fishing team riding wave of success
  • Tournaments are held all over the south, including in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Kentucky, and as far as Colorado. “We will travel up to two days in advance to the lake that the tournament is on in order to figure out where and how to fish that ...
  • Magnolia Reporter
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  • 3/18/2015 6:58:55 AM
  • Open Showing Has McClelland Geared Up
  • He was among nine Elite Series pros to post a money (top-40) finish at Ross Barnett in advance of the Sabine River so it’ll be interesting to see who can carry the momentum over to the tidal fishery that straddles the Texas-Louisiana border. Eleven other .
  • BassFan
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  • 3/18/2015 4:50:04 AM
  • 2003 Crownline Fish & Ski For Sale in Southeast Louisiana - $29,000.00
  • Avoid scams, deal with people locally. Beware of people who want to wire money, use cashiers checks, money orders, or want to drop ship products. Learn more here. Classified ads are posted by individuals as is, with no guarantees by this site. We will not
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/17/2015 9:44:45 AM
  • Elliot Stevens Wins IFA Kayak Fishing Tour at Punta Gorda
  • (Mar 13, 2015 - Punta Gorda, FL) Elliot Stevens, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, measured a combined limit of 51.75 inches to win the first regular-season event for the Florida West Division of the IFA Kayak Fishing Tour presented by Hobie Fishing on March 8 at
  • Fishing World
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  • 3/13/2015 10:21:06 PM
  • Fish Fry Fridays
  • The Knights offer fresh certified Texas farm-raised catfish breaded with Louisiana Fish Fry breading, French fries, coleslaw and hush puppies. The catfish is raised in self-contained freshwater ponds that are insulated from natural or manmade pollution and
  • Your Houston News
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  • 3/12/2015 8:49:14 PM
  • St. Anthony, Knights of Columbus continue fish fry tradition
  • The Knights offer fresh certified Texas farm-raised catfish breaded with Louisiana Fish Fry Breading, French fries, cold slaw and hush puppies. The catfish is raised in self-contained fresh water ponds that are insulated from natural or manmade pollution .
  • Your Houston News
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  • 3/12/2015 5:00:10 PM
  • Todd Masson looks ahead to this weekend's fishing action: Podcast
  • After a week of dreary weather that still isn't over, South Louisiana anglers are wondering if they'll ever see the sun again. A strong case could be made that when it comes to fishing, this week's weather hasn't been all that bad, but anglers who'd rather
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 3/12/2015 12:42:28 PM
  • Rain continues to put a damper on area fishing
  • South Louisiana fishermen have been singing a verse from a popular nursery rhyme in recent days. “Rain, rain go away. Come again another day.” Since Monday, fishing has slowed as inclement weather has plagued the area. Excessive rain and possible ...
  • Daily Comet
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  • 3/12/2015 6:58:52 AM
  • Rain continues to put a damper on area fishing
  • South Louisiana fishermen have been singing a verse from a popular nursery rhyme in recent days. “Rain, rain go away. Come again another day.” Since Monday, fishing has slowed as inclement weather has plagued the area. Excessive rain and possible ...
  • Houma Today
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  • 3/12/2015 6:58:52 AM
  • Easy breezy
  • They typically have a strong point on one end and a handle and rope attachment on the other. Five to 6 feet is sufficient for most Louisiana marsh fishing. Economical poles can also be made from PVC pipe. A T fitting is glued on one end to attach a short .
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/11/2015 11:56:32 PM
  • Fish Texas Spring 2015
  • Craig has been involved in aquatic invasive species control, alligator gar research and management, reservoir fisheries habitat partnerships, expansion of the Neighborhood Fishin' program, cross-border fisheries management with Louisiana and Oklahoma ...
  • Newsroom America
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  • 3/11/2015 8:00:19 PM
  • Trout Fishing in America at children's museum Saturday
  • Trout Fishing in America at children's museum Saturday The Northeast Louisiana Children's Museum Trout Fishing in America at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1C633Ll
  • News-Star
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  • 3/11/2015 6:41:34 PM
  • Test your fishing knowledge with this quiz
  • 5. D. The world-record for alligator gar taken on rod-and-reel is a Texas fish, a 279-pounder caught from the Rio Grande; that's a full 100 pounds heavier than the state-record alligator gar from Louisiana. Texas' Trinity, Nueces, Rio Grande and Brazos ...
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  • 3/11/2015 11:24:55 AM
  • Five baits for five lakes: Lake D'Arbonne
  • There are myriad ways to catch bass on this popular north Louisiana fishery, but local tournament angler Kenny Covington, who has been on a bit of a roll so far in 2015, says he would never fish his favorite lake without having a supply of 1/2-ounce ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/9/2015 11:58:54 PM
  • Four Louisiana fishing experts to be featured at Tuesday night seminar
  • How much would you pay to hear four of Louisiana's top fishing experts give their best tips and tactics for catching speckled trout, redfish and more this spring? If you can get to the Tchefuncta Country Club in Covington Tuesday night, it'll set you back
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 3/9/2015 9:32:45 AM
  • Fishing tournament lures with $500,000 in prizes
  • Fishing tournament lures with $500,000 in prizes The longest and richest summer-long saltwater fishing tournament in Louisiana, the 21st annual Statewide Tournament and Angler's Rodeo (STAR) competition begins the Saturday before Memorial Day, on May 23 ..
  • The TownTalk
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  • 3/9/2015 12:50:12 AM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Louisiana.

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Louisiana Weather

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