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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.

  • Meet the man behind the Fish Tales lens!
  • "I went out to Plaquemines parish one day, by myself just wanted to go out fishing. There's this little area near Happy Jack Louisiana, well that area produces a lot of fish, and bank fishing sometimes can be very very challenging. Well this day ...
  • WGNO
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  • 4/23/2016 1:32:29 AM
  • Seattle’s very best fish and chips — and a shout-out to Burien
  • they’re just now getting it back out on the road, bringing their fish and chips to Seattle, too. — B.J.C. With family hailing from Louisiana, Stevie Allen knows his way around a fish fry. His cheerful, shipshape little shop on Rainier has one two-top ...
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 4/21/2016 5:59:43 AM
  • Outdoors column: 'Other' game fish are unique and sporting
  • I once heard Phil Robertson, aka “The Duck Commander,” explain the difference between outdoorsmen in Louisiana and those in other parts of the country. He said that in most places, when a couple of hunters or fishermen encounter something they’ve ...
  • Sun Journal
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  • 4/20/2016 8:27:03 PM
  • A predator fish in California has lost its White House support
  • John Fleming of Louisiana, asserted it would “allow the (grant) program to spiral even further out of control.” Denham’s striped-bass bill, while it also has the backing of several House Democrats, has raised the hackles of some sport-fishing ...
  • Rock Hill Herald
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  • 4/20/2016 5:39:25 AM
  • 2009 242CCX Glasstream Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $33,000.00
  • 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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  • 4/19/2016 7:56:37 AM
  • East winds flood coastal Louisiana fishing ports
  • Four successive days of determined easterly winds stacked tidal water into many of South Louisiana's favorite fishing ports this weekend, particularly those on the east side of the Mississippi River. Anglers hell-bent on fishing in the gusty gale were even
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 4/18/2016 9:59:30 AM
  • Spring fishing keeps getting better as success abounds
  • Foreman said most of the fish have been found on the Louisiana shoreline and south end of the lake. The same scenario has played out in Galveston Bay, with flood waters from the Trinity River gathering fish over reefs in East and lower Galveston bays.
  • Victoria Advocate
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  • 4/17/2016 11:22:24 PM
  • VFD Fish Fry - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • Two local events are serving up something delicious to help support volunteer firefighters in our community. The first event is the Devol Oklahoma Volunteer Fire Department Masonic fish fry to offset operational costs for their volunteer fire department.
  • KPLC TV
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  • 4/17/2016 8:09:08 PM
  • OUTDOORS: Spring fishing getting better and better
  • Foreman said most of the fish have been found on the Louisiana shoreline and south end of the lake. The same scenario has played out in Galveston Bay with floodwaters from the Trinity River congregating fish over reefs in East and lower Galveston bays.
  • The Facts
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  • 4/17/2016 1:53:55 AM
  • Lost fishing gear now seafloor junk
  • A 2001 study suggested that ghost fishing kills 4 million to 10 million blue crabs each year in Louisiana alone. A 2002 study found 260,000 traps were lost each year in the Gulf of Arabia, leading the United Arab Emirates to mandate degradable panels in ..
  • Arkansas Online
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  • 4/16/2016 1:47:57 AM
  • Land mines of the sea: Cleaning up lost fishing gear
  • A 2001 study suggested that ghost fishing kills 4 million to 10 million blue crabs each year in Louisiana alone. A 2002 study found 260,000 traps being lost each year in the Gulf of Arabia, leading the United Arab Emirates to mandate degradable panels in .
  • Daily Mail
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  • 4/15/2016 12:16:04 AM
  • Nope. That's Not a Catfish at the End of That Fishing Line
  • "See what I found on a noodle near our campsite", the video is captioned. A Louisiana dad got the surprise of his life when the fish he thought he hooked turned out to be a massive alligator. Burgos said he never expected to see what was really on the ...
  • SB News Online
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  • 4/14/2016 5:17:54 AM
  • STAR fishing rodeo back for Year 22
  • The Coastal Conservation Association Louisiana Statewide Tournament and Angler’s Rodeo (STAR) begins Year 22 of competition on May 28 and is one of the largest and richest saltwater fishing tournaments in the country, offering over $500,000 in prizes.
  • Houma Today
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  • 4/13/2016 9:03:59 PM
  • With rain ending soon, fishing should return to normal
  • Southeast Louisiana fishermen may need to be a bit patient this weekend. Because of heavy rains and gusty winds throughout the week, fishing has been at a near standstill, as many anglers have been forced to stay home waiting for the rain to improve.
  • Houma Today
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  • 4/13/2016 9:01:00 AM
  • STAR fishing rodeo back for Year 22
  • The Coastal Conservation Association Louisiana Statewide Tournament and Angler’s Rodeo (STAR) begins Year 22 of competition on May 28 and is one of the largest and richest saltwater fishing tournaments in the country, offering over $500,000 in prizes.
  • Daily Comet
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  • 4/13/2016 9:01:00 AM
  • With rain ending soon, fishing should return to normal
  • Southeast Louisiana fishermen may need to be a bit patient this weekend. Because of heavy rains and gusty winds throughout the week, fishing has been at a near standstill, as many anglers have been forced to stay home waiting for the rain to improve.
  • Daily Comet
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  • 4/13/2016 9:01:00 AM
  • Video: Kayaker and daughter reel in huge gator while fishing, freak out
  • (TODAY) A man and his 11-year-old daughter were camping and fishing in a state park in Louisiana when what they thought was a harmless garfish on their line turned out to be a massive alligator. "It was bigger than a boat!" the girl exclaims.
  • Texoma's Homepage
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  • 4/12/2016 9:05:10 PM
  • Dad and daughter accidentally catch giant gator during fishing trip
  • A father named Lance Burgos was enjoying a fishing trip with his daughter in Louisiana this weekend when they got an oversized surprise! Mr Burgos was checking a line in the water and his 11-year old was offering her hand to help when they were greeted by
  • iheart.com
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  • 4/12/2016 11:32:31 AM
  • VIDEO: Alligator shocks father, daughter fishing in Louisiana
  • A father and his daughter were in for the scare of a lifetime while fishing on a Louisiana lake. The man thought he'd caught a catfish. However, as he pulled up the catch, he realized it was a massive alligator. He frantically began to paddle away as his .
  • abc7.com
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  • 4/12/2016 9:09:21 AM
  • Giant Louisiana alligator shocks dad, daughter while fishing
  • A father and daughter who were fishing in Louisiana got quite a shock when an unexpected guest made an appearance. An enormous alligator poked its powerful jaws out of the water just moments before the father checked a fishing noodle he was using as a bobb
  • ABC7 News
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  • 4/11/2016 7:01:41 AM
  • Natchez man makes hand-crafted fishing lures for friends
  • Ladner said he’s sent lures to friends, and friends of friends “all over Louisiana.” “People contact me placing orders,” Ladner said. Ladner said that fishermen who use his lures have told him they get more bites using his hand-crafted lures ...
  • Natchez Democrat
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  • 4/10/2016 5:15:30 AM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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Louisiana Weather

Bosco, LA (71201)

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