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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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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.

  • America’s Best Bass Fishing Lakes 2016
  • Bassmaster listed Toledo Bend Reservoir, the huge 181,000-acre impoundment on the Texas-Louisiana border, as our best bass lake for the second straight year. The magazine pointed out the lake’s penchant for producing 10-pound-and-larger fish, as well as ..
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 1/20/2017 6:07:00 PM
  • Louisiana: Public Oyster Reef to Open on Calcasieu Lake
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will open the Cheniere Artificial Reef Planning Area of the Calcasieu Lake Public Oyster Area in Cameron Parish at one half-hour before sunrise on Monday, January 23, 2017. However, this action does
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/20/2017 7:28:00 AM
  • Louisiana DWF to Stock Turner's Pond for Get Out and Fish Event
  • Winter weather means cold water, and that means the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is busy stocking ponds with rainbow trout for anglers to enjoy. Six hundred pounds of adult-sized rainbow trout, donated by Greer's Fish Hatchery, will be ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/20/2017 7:28:00 AM
  • Nuances in Jig Selection and Jigging Techniques
  • I had a couple of very successful mornings using this style of head on Louisiana redfish that had pushed far back into coastal canals to feed on crabs and small baitfish. Long casts parallel to the grass along canal edges were needed, and the Beer Belly ..
  • saltwatersportsman.com
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  • 1/19/2017 1:48:00 PM
  • Louisiana: Registration Open for Outdoors-Woman Workshop Jan. 27
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will sponsor the 29th Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop on March 31-April 2, 2017, at Camp Grant Walker in Pollock. It's an opportunity for women throughout Louisiana and neighboring states
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/19/2017 9:40:00 AM
  • Looking ahead to key fishing dates for 2017
  • Next event March 26, Bayou Segnette State Park, Westwego. Call Jim Breaux (225) 772-3026. FEB. 25—FISHERS OF MEN/SOUTH LOUISIANA CIRCUIT: I-10 launch, Henderson. Other dates March 18, Lake Verret, Bayside Tackle, Pierre Part; May 6, Public Landing ...
  • The Advocate
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  • 1/15/2017 12:15:00 AM
  • American fined $5,000 for exceeding fishing limit
  • A Louisiana man has been fined $5,000 for a fishing offence. Conservation officers contacted Charles Ward at a fishing resort southeast of Longlac on Aug. 24. An inspection revealed Ward possessed 20 walleye over the sport fishing licence limit.
  • Kenora Online
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  • 1/14/2017 12:05:00 PM
  • Louisiana man fined $5K for over fishing
  • A Louisiana man has been fined $5,000 for a fishing offence. Charles Ward of Monterey, Louisiana, pleaded guilty and was fined $5,000 for possessing an over-limit of fish. He also received a one-year fishing licence suspension. Court heard that on August .
  • tbnewswatch.com
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  • 1/13/2017 6:57:00 PM
  • Report: Fish tagging program set to continue
  • According to an article posted on LouisianaSportsman.com, one group has found a way to keep funding a program recently canceled by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. The executive director of the Coastal Conservation Association of ...
  • WAFB
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  • 1/13/2017 6:42:00 PM
  • 100 anglers will get to fish White Lake WCA this year
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is accepting applications for a lottery drawing for 100 permits to fish the Vermilion Parish tract. Those selected will have the right to purchase the permits, which sell for $40 each. Certain sections of
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 1/13/2017 9:25:00 AM
  • Louisiana DWF Cites Two for Possession of 52 Red Drum
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents cited two men for alleged recreational fishing violations on Jan. 10 in Terrebonne Parish. Agents cited Danny Parnia, 52, and Ryan A. Pellegrin, 38, both of Houma, for possessing over the ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/13/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • 2008 Tahoe Q5i Fish & Ski For Sale in Outside Louisiana - $12,000.00
  • 2008 Tahoe Q5i Fish & Ski, 4.3 V-6 Mercruiser Engine, new carburetor, new stainless propeller, outdrive has new bellows, new water pump and gimbal bearing, all upholstery has been redone, new axle, springs and bearings on trailer, new wake tower, stereo w
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 1/13/2017 2:28:00 AM
  • Louisiana: Boating Incident Claims Life
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents are investigating a boating fatality in Assumption Parish. The boating fatality occurred in the Belle River sometime before 9 p.m. on Jan. 9 and claimed the life of Aaron Vickrey, 31, of ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/11/2017 10:36:00 AM
  • Louisiana: Caney Creek Reservoir Public Meeting
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will hold a public hearing on Caney Creek Reservoir issues, including an overview of aquatic vegetation issues and the results of recent fish population sampling. The recent stock assessment studies on the
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/11/2017 10:36:00 AM
  • Louisiana: Recreational Red Snapper Season Set
  • The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission announced the 2017 recreational red snapper fishing season in state waters will begin on February 1, 2017, and remain open until further notice. The season will run seven days a week in state waters with a ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/9/2017 7:44:00 AM
  • Louisiana WFC Elects Chair, Vice-Chair
  • Chad Courville, of Lafayette, was elected chair of the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission (LWFC) and Bill Hogan, of Ruston, vice-chair during the Commission's January meeting Thursday in Baton Rouge. The two Commissioners will serve in those ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/9/2017 7:44:00 AM
  • Louisiana: Former DWF Chief Claims Allegations "Fabricated"
  • Former state Wildlife and Fisheries secretary Robert Barham used the public comment period during Thursday's Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission meeting to refute allegations of misspending and fiscal irresponsibility during his eight years at that
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/9/2017 7:44:00 AM
  • Fishing guide snaps photos of dead whale in Louisiana lake
  • If Capt. Ahab really wanted to find the great white whale, maybe he should have spent some time along the Louisiana coast. For the second time in two months, a deceased sperm whale has washed up onto shore in the Bayou State. In the latest encounter, Capt.
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 1/4/2017 7:23:00 AM
  • Four Fishing New Year’s Resolutions for 2017
  • When you catch doing things the way they do, your confidence will build. You can find people to fish with on our forum at Louisiana Fishing Reports. Conservation does not begin with the government. It begins in the hearts and minds of inshore anglers.
  • lafishblog.com
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  • 1/1/2017 8:52:44 PM
  • 2006 Stingray Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $14,000.00
  • 2006 Stingray 195 LS with a MerCruiser V6 and a Alpha One out drive. The boat has 139 hours on it and is very clean always keep out of the weather. Plenty of accessories include; Depth Finder, Bimini Top, Swim Platform, Snap in bi-sectional covers, Swim ..
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 1/1/2017 2:58:59 AM
  • Squirrel Hunting Or Fishing? You decide!
  • It seemed that no matter how much care we took, we just couldn't be quiet enough for the fish that lived in north-central Louisiana. Or, at least we couldn't be quiet enough to please Mama.
  • McDonald County Press
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  • 12/29/2016 10:54:59 AM
  • 2012 Nitro Z7 Sport Fish & Ski For Sale in Southwest Louisiana - $18,500.00
  • This beautiful boat wont last long. Comes with trolling motor, new batteries, Bimini top, stereo, ski pole, cover,150 HP. Mercury Four Stroke motor that absolutely runs like a dream. I bought a new pontoon boat so it needs to go. Don't miss out! Call 337 .
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 12/27/2016 11:57:37 PM
  • Indisposed Man Medevaced from Fishing Vessel
  • The Coast Guard medevaced a 28-year-old male aboard the fishing vessel Captain David 40 nautical miles southeast of Venice, Louisiana, Saturday. The Eighth Coast Guard District watchstanders received a report at 3:16 p.m. that Andrew Carl had been ...
  • Marine Link
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  • 12/26/2016 12:10:08 PM
  • State biologists offer update on False River fish kill
  • Tens of thousands of tiny fish washed up along the shores back in October. At the time, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries blamed the scene on dramatic changes in oxygen levels. Biologists say the fish kill was likely not caused by the ...
  • WAFB
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  • 12/24/2016 10:28:07 PM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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Louisiana Weather

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