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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.

  • Wildlife and Fisheries plans second annual Family Fish Fests
  • With spring just around the corner, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced that it will again host a series of Family Fish Fest events across the state. In its second year, this program provides a unique opportunity for families to ..
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  • 3/3/2015 2:04:44 PM
  • There's a reason Louisiana's coastal fishing was tough in February
  • Among South Louisiana coastal anglers, the month of February isn't exactly loved and adored. Many of the speckled trout that moved in to feast on white shrimp in the autumn have spent the winter getting picked over by anyone with a bay boat, johnboat or ka
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 3/3/2015 1:57:34 PM
  • Good Things in Small Packages: Fishing for Yellow Bass
  • Most weigh mere ounces. Record-class fish barely exceed 2 pounds. There are unsubstantiated rumors of 5-pounders snatched from Louisiana waters, but a 2-pound, 9-ounce specimen from Tennessee’s Duck River is the International Game Fish Association all ...
  • outdoorchannel.com
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  • 3/3/2015 1:47:25 AM
  • Search continues for alternatives to fishmeal, fish oil in aquaculture feed
  • NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana — With feed the key cost factor in raising seafood on a farm, the aquaculture industry is continuing its quest to replace expensive fish meal and fish oil in animal diets. Scientists are examining the potential for a diverse array ..
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  • 3/2/2015 5:54:59 PM
  • March the time freshwater fishing starts to peak
  • March is the month south Louisiana celebrates bass fishing, and does it in a big way. It’s a time when we catch our heaviest bass, a period when species in the sunfish family take to the warming waters to move from their wintertime haunts to the banks ...
  • The Advocate
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  • 3/1/2015 12:16:44 AM
  • Chester Moore column: Louisiana factor huge in local fishing
  • The best fishing in our region is in Louisiana. Sure, there are some wonderful spots for redfish on the Texas side of the jetties and for reds, specks and flounder in the Keith Lake chain. Factoring in Bessie Heights Marsh and the ...
  • The Port Arthur News
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  • 2/28/2015 5:07:14 PM
  • Outdoors Report: Fly Fishing
  • BATON ROUGE - For most people, fly fishing brings visuals of the Midwest and rocky rivers, but Louisiana fishers have taken the sport to a new level. They're catching large offshore species like lemon fish, as well as bass bream and crappie in our local ..
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  • 2/27/2015 12:57:53 PM
  • More prizes added to Louisiana STAR fishing tournament, CCA announces
  • Every summer, Coastal Conservation Association members compete with each other to catch specially tagged redfish in the state's waters, in hopes of winning a new truck or boat. This year, they'll also be hunting for tagged speckled trout. The organization
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 2/26/2015 5:23:56 PM
  • Dates set for annual STAR fishing tournament
  • 7). It is longest and richest summer-long saltwater fishing tournament in Louisiana. Chevron is the title sponsor for the annual tournament. “We’re proud to be the title sponsor of this tournament, proud to support CCA Louisiana in their mission to ...
  • Houma Today
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  • 2/26/2015 2:53:36 PM
  • Michael "Fish" Wayne Mifflin
  • Michael "Fish" Wayne Mifflin, 58, of Alto Pass, died at 3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, in Alto Pass. He was born on July 25, 1956, in New Orleans, Louisiana, the son of Albert Bryan and Aline May Senteney Mifflin. He was a graduate of Carterville High School
  • The Gazette-Democrat
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  • 2/25/2015 8:28:15 AM
  • New to fishing
  • Recently moved to Louisiana from Amarillo Texas. Met some people who got me into fishing and I haven't had much luck lately. I see you need a boat to catch (I don't have a boat) and I haven't been having any luck doing onshore fishing. I have been fishing
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 2/20/2015 11:57:36 PM
  • HomeTown 2031: Guntersville Bass Fishing
  • Professional angler Chris Lane made Guntersville his home a few years ago. Lane won the Bass Master Classic in 2012 in Louisiana. "I think its one of the most important fisheries in the United States. Due to the fact that there are so many fish living here
  • WAAY-TV
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  • 2/13/2015 6:26:28 AM
  • Get your rod, reel ready for fishing in Cove
  • As an adult, I’ve tried to go fishing pretty much everywhere I’ve lived: Lake Pontchartrain and the Bogue Falaya in Louisiana, Chiniak Bay in Alaska, the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers in North Dakota and elsewhere. Of course ...
  • Killeen Daily Herald
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  • 2/13/2015 4:24:47 AM
  • Anglers are tossing lures, catching fish for Mardi Gras weekend
  • The extended Mardi Gras weekend will be more than just about catching some parades and beads. For south Louisiana fishermen, it will be a time to toss a few lures and catch some quality fish. From the freshwater fishing in the Bayou Black area to the ...
  • Houma Today
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  • 2/12/2015 9:05:08 AM
  • Try the drop-shot rig for more springtime speckled trout
  • Gallo, who operates Angling Adventures of Louisiana, prefers the drop-shot rig over the more popular Carolina rig, where the hook is positioned behind the sinker. Several reasons put him on the drop-shot side of the debate, he said. “If the fish bites ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 2/6/2015 11:59:53 PM
  • Fishing tournament to benefit multiple sclerosis
  • Anglers can register for a fishing tournament this month where all proceeds will go toward the Multiple Sclerosis Society Louisiana Chapter. The River Parish A-Team is hosting the fourth annual tournament on Feb. 21. The fee is $150 per boat and anglers ..
  • Houma Today
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  • 2/6/2015 9:55:12 AM
  • Board approves fish cooking rule
  • A state board on Thursday approved a proposal that will allow restaurants to cook fish caught by recreational anglers. The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission approved the Catch and Cook program after action was delayed at last month’s meeting ...
  • Houma Today
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  • 2/5/2015 2:42:43 PM
  • UNA's fishing team holds No. 1 ranking in country
  • UNA’s fishing team is kicking bass and taking names. The Lions occupy the top spot of the Association of College Anglers’ 2015 Cabela’s School of the Year leaderboard with an 80 point lead over the University of Louisiana Monroe. UNA won the title ...
  • Flor-Ala
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  • 2/5/2015 4:55:44 AM
  • Freshwater Fishing in Cocodrie / DuLarge in South Central Louisiana
  • Spring Time is coming...My favorite time for freshwater action.. Sacalait and bass are getting ready for the spawn as the weather warms up. They are allready starting to bite well in the marshes south of Houma. Right now they are staging on the grass edges
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 2/3/2015 5:33:54 AM
  • Galliano man cited for black drum fishing violations
  • BATON ROUGE, Louisiana — A state wildlife and fisheries agent has cited a Galliano man for alleged fishing violations on the Pointe-aux-Chenes Wildlife Management Area. The department said Monday that Senior Agent Michael Marques cited 34-year-old Rufino .
  • The Republic
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  • 2/3/2015 4:08:00 AM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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Louisiana Weather

Bosco, LA (71201)

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