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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.

  • Catching Fish, Catching On Fast In Lafayette
  • She says what... Shrimp season to close in some parts of the state Shrimp season to close in some parts of the state Today, Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Secretary Robert Barham announced a closure of the fall shrimp season in most state inside waters .
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  • 12/17/2014 4:14:49 AM
  • Louisiana reopens fishing waters near Grand Isle closed since BP oil spill
  • Commercial fishermen are once again harvesting Gulf seafood off the coasts of Elmer's and Grand Terre islands, an area that's been closed due to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries reopened state waters
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 12/16/2014 11:11:11 AM
  • Portions of gulf re-open to fishing after BP oil spill closure
  • Commercial fishermen recently got the go-ahead to begin harvesting Gulf seafood in an area that had been closed due to the 2010 Deeepwater Horizon oil spill, reports The Tribune. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries reopened state waters ...
  • undercurrentnews
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  • 12/15/2014 5:31:46 PM
  • Commercial shark fishing soon to open
  • Commercial fishing for non-sandbar large coastal sharks is set to open on state and federal waters Jan. 1, 2015. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced Dec. 9 the season will open at 12:01 a.m. on the first day of the new year.
  • Houma Today
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  • 12/12/2014 2:43:31 PM
  • Commercial shark fishing soon to open
  • Commercial fishing for non-sandbar large coastal sharks is set to open on state and federal waters Jan. 1, 2015. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced Dec. 9 the season will open at 12:01 a.m. on the first day of the new year.
  • Daily Comet
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  • 12/12/2014 2:43:31 PM
  • 2003 CUSTOM CENTER CONSOLE Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $25,000.00
  • As brokers, Pud'n & Jerry Waller take the responsibility of finding the perfect match whether you are buying or selling a boat. Members of Yacht Brokers of America (YBAA). We strive to go "Above & Beyond" to achieve success The rig is very clean, light ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 12/11/2014 7:31:02 PM
  • Texas Fishing Report
  • Trout are fair around the Reef on live shrimp. Trout are good for waders working slow-sinkers on the Louisiana shoreline. BOLIVAR: Trout are fair to good on the south shoreline on soft plastics and plugs. Black drum and redfish are good at Rollover Pass.
  • Daily News - Galveston County
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  • 12/10/2014 11:14:08 PM
  • Texas Fishing Report
  • Trout are fair around the Reef on live shrimp. Trout are good for waders working slow-sinkers on the Louisiana shoreline. BOLIVAR: Trout are fair to good on the south shoreline on soft plastics and plugs. Black drum and redfish are good at Rollover Pass.
  • McAllen Monitor
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  • 12/10/2014 4:26:07 PM
  • Texas Fishing Report
  • Trout are fair around the Reef on live shrimp. Trout are good for waders working slow-sinkers on the Louisiana shoreline. BOLIVAR: Trout are fair to good on the south shoreline on soft plastics and plugs. Black drum and redfish are good at Rollover Pass.
  • Beaumont Enterprise
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  • 12/3/2014 9:56:32 PM
  • New rule will affect bluefin tuna fishing in Gulf
  • Also under the rule, fishing with long lines will be prohibited during April and May in two areas off the northern Gulf — one off Louisiana and one stretching from Mississippi into the western Panhandle — known as rich bluefin spawning areas.
  • Montgomery Advertiser
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  • 12/2/2014 4:14:07 PM
  • LDWF offers educational hunting videos
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced the release of a series of hunting safety and instructional videos for the public. Currently the video series includes instruction on pirogue safety, tree stand safety basics, duck hunting using
  • Examiner
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  • 12/2/2014 12:53:41 PM
  • New Guy Here From Cajun Country
  • Hey br! Names jared just turned 29 this week. Im from lake Charles Louisiana. Would love to acquire some knowledge from yall. Maybe even fish with some members. Currently no boat just a bank walker. May change that at spring time
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 11/29/2014 11:55:49 PM
  • Spotlight on Business: Louisiana Fish and Seafood Market
  • LAKELAND — Angeleen Williams grew up in New Jersey, but would often travel with her parents to Monroe, La., to visit family. “It was nothing but trees and little dirt roads,” Williams said. Between the two — New Jersey’s busy, skyscrapered cities ...
  • Valdosta Daily Times
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  • 11/23/2014 8:21:01 PM
  • 2008 Sea Doo Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $2,000.00
  • Since 1985 Lake Area Marine has been taking care of customers boating needs in Southwest Louisiana. Lake Area sells and services boats by Blackjack, Frontier, Blue Wave, Alweld and Ranger. Outboard engines by Suzuki, Evinrude, Tohatsu,and Yamaha.
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 11/20/2014 3:02:27 PM
  • Draw down postpones duck opener at Dewey W. Wills WMA
  • According to a release from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, a draw down of the Saline-Larto Complex this summer has left duck hunters with little-to-no water to hunt over at Dewey W. Wills Wildlife Management Area. This news comes as ..
  • Examiner
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  • 11/19/2014 12:33:19 PM
  • Get Out and Fish Louisiana!: Coming to a Lake Near You
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is celebrating the launch of its new Get Out and Fish! Program. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is celebrating the launch of its new Get Out and Fish! Program. The first fishing event ..
  • ArkLaTex
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  • 11/19/2014 11:36:03 AM
  • 1985 Ranger Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $5,000.00
  • 2012 BAY BOAT & TRAILER 2010 MOTOR FOR SALE. Sportsman's Fabrication Mfg. In Morgan City. Complete fishing rig. All welded 3/16 aluminum hull, Light Gray GatorLiner interior, LED driving/anchor/interior lights, dual bank troll motor battery... 18.5 x 44 ..
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 11/19/2014 3:14:58 AM
  • Everglades’ beauty lures fishing guide into new career
  • “Louisiana has swamps, but they’re all stagnant. This isn’t stagnant. It’s moving water. It’s clean. I don’t think there’s any other place you can fish in the back country and go hunting for the rest of the day.”
  • The Miami Herald
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  • 11/19/2014 2:10:33 AM
  • Crossroads weekly fishing report
  • NORTH SABINE: Trout and redfish are fair while drifting mud and shell. Waders have taken better trout on the Louisiana shoreline on slow-sinking plugs in the afternoon. Tides are below normal. • SOUTH SABINE: Redfish are fair on the edge of the channel ...
  • Victoria Advocate
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  • 11/18/2014 3:26:18 PM
  • Lower fish catch, oil yields hit Omega Protein Q3 results
  • In the fourth quarter of 2013, Omega Protein closed its menhaden fish processing plant located in Cameron, Louisiana and re-deployed certain vessels from that facility to the company’s other Gulf Coast facilities located in Abbeville, Louisiana and Moss ..
  • undercurrentnews
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  • 11/18/2014 9:35:33 AM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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