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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.

  • BP closes US oil spill chapter with historic settlement
  • from the well site off the coast of Louisiana. The local fishing and tourism industries were particularly hard-hit. Oil-covered beaches and steep drops in fish and oyster catch forced several businesses and fishermen out of business. BP spent upwards of $
  • MSN
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  • 7/3/2015 12:51:37 PM
  • Metairie children's fishing tournament pulls in 153 participants
  • The Association of Louisiana Bass Clubs, District 6, held its annual youth fishing tournament last month at Lafreniere ... And it was so much fun watching kids catch fish. I love seeing the smiles on their faces and for many of them it was their first ...
  • Nola Blogs
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  • 7/3/2015 7:22:21 AM
  • Florida nets more than $3 billion in BP settlement
  • The deadly explosion aboard the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig and ensuing massive spill affected the environment, tourism and the fishing industry along the Gulf of Mexico but its effects rippled throughout the state. Louisiana, hardest-hit by the ...
  • Gainesville Sun
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  • 7/2/2015 9:53:51 AM
  • A sneak peek into July’s action: Specks thin out; redfish everywhere
  • Gallo spent 26 days on the water in June and said trout fishing was solid throughout the spring and Louisiana’s early summer ... and said boats ended up with 6-8 keeper trout. “The fish should grow through the summer, and whether those fish will ...
  • The Advocate
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  • 7/1/2015 8:39:17 PM
  • Revised Council Appointments
  • He is the current Chair of the Reef Fish Committee. Greene is also a longtime member of the Orange Beach Fishing Association. Mr. Campo Matens of Louisiana is reappointed to his second term on the Council. Matens is passionate about fishing and has been an
  • wakulla.com
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  • 7/1/2015 1:08:19 PM
  • Red Snapper season extended
  • a charter boat captain in Louisiana. Federal Red Snapper season started on June 1 and lasted for ten days. During that time, recreational anglers are allowed to fish anywhere, said Bounds. States now have their own fishing season, which according to Bounds
  • Picayune Item
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  • 7/1/2015 11:56:44 AM
  • Summer blues unequaled, especially if you’re the fisherman
  • Fishing changes my perception of the environment where fish are found. It opens my eyes to a natural ... “G-spice” is the name the Hamersley’s Bistro cooks gave to a Louisiana-style spice rub I made up decades ago. It packs a little punch, uses ...
  • The Boston Globe
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  • 7/1/2015 6:41:46 AM
  • The Q&A: Steve DiMarco
  • There’s a cruise that goes out in July by a Louisiana group ... Trib+Water: So how does this impact the economy and the fishing industry? DiMarco: The thought is that it has the potential for mass fish kill because the low oxygen in the water could ...
  • The Texas Tribune
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  • 7/1/2015 5:51:39 AM
  • COOKING WITH GORDON HAMERSLEY
  • Fishing changes my perception of the environment where fish are found. It opens my eyes to a natural ... “G-spice” is the name the Hamersley’s Bistro cooks gave to a Louisiana-style spice rub I made up decades ago. It packs a little punch, uses ...
  • The Boston Globe
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  • 6/30/2015 10:06:22 PM
  • WALTERS COLUMN: Canada trip provides the perfect summer getaway
  • My brother Tom had one of those 99 cent ponchos that tore when I pulled it over my head, but I did not care too much, because I was constantly catching fish. Supper was served at 1:15 a.m. by Tommy, who made one of his Louisiana dishes Coubia, or something
  • WisNews
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  • 6/30/2015 4:37:05 PM
  • Council Appointments
  • He is the current Chair of the Reef Fish Committee. Greene is also a longtime member of the Orange Beach Fishing Association. Mr. Campo Matens of Louisiana is reappointed to his second term on the Council. Matens is passionate about fishing and has been an
  • wakulla.com
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  • 6/30/2015 4:29:56 PM
  • Striper tagged at Seabrook recaptured in Central Louisiana
  • On the list of "most-sought-after species by South Louisiana anglers," striped bass ranks somewhere ... Mitchell Chevalier and some of his buddies began bumping into the fish while fishing the Seabrook area of Lake Pontchartrain on chilly winter nights.
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 6/30/2015 8:30:19 AM
  • Enjoy fishing rodeo
  • The IR&GC is an affiliate of the Louisiana Wildlife Federation ... with more and more anglers fishing those divisions each summer. They’ll all get their chance to put fish big and small on the respective leaderboards starting at 3 p.m. Thursday.
  • The Daily Iberian
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  • 6/30/2015 1:42:18 AM
  • Saginaw Bay breaks into list of 100 Best Bass Lakes in America
  • Finally, a 15-member, blue-ribbon panel from the fishing industry puts its finishing touches on the honor roll. This year’s top ranking went to Toledo Bend Reservoir, which straddles the Texas/Louisiana ... biggest smallmouths, fish of seven pounds ...
  • Midland Daily News
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  • 6/29/2015 11:09:00 AM
  • Leeville Boat Launch helps local economy
  • Don Griffin, of Griffin's Marina and Ice, loves to hear customers say they've caught a boat load of fish after spending ... "What makes south Louisiana, all these coastal towns like Leeville, is the seafood and the fishing," Griffin said.
  • Daily Comet
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  • 6/29/2015 9:21:37 AM
  • Kayak fishing experts offer tips to make sport fun, safe
  • It’s so popular, last year’s Ride the Bull Kayak Fishing Tournament in south Louisiana attracted 732 anglers ... “We have to maximize the water we fish,” Walley said. “You fish it and fish it until you determine there’s nothing there.
  • Washington Times
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  • 6/29/2015 5:03:55 AM
  • Sonny Schindler Blog: Hairy, scary boat launch
  • The Largest inshore fishing company on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Specializing in speckled trout, redfish, flounder, tripletail, black drum and more! We fish the Louisiana Marsh, the Mississippi Barrier Islands and many other areas. Our full-time fishing
  • Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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  • 6/28/2015 11:56:07 PM
  • Watson angler caps offshore trip with unusually colored mangrove snapper
  • Offshore fishing is like that: Drop a baited hook off the Louisiana coast and, well ... real quick and spent the last hour trying to catch the last four for our (10-fish-per-person) limit,” the die-hard Watson angler said. One mangrove in that last ...
  • The Advocate
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  • 6/28/2015 9:18:38 PM
  • Inshore Fishing in Cocodrie / DuLarge in South Central Louisiana
  • I had long time customer Heather Roberts and her family down this past weekend.. They dont care for trout, they like to sight fish shallow water redfish. It worked out perfect, the marsh was nice with the stiff West wind. We found them right where we left
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 6/25/2015 11:59:40 PM
  • Bank busters — Where to bank-fish in Northeast Louisiana
  • In the summer, there are also many kids’ fishing rodeos around state. One... To read more on "Bank busters — Where to bank-fish in Northeast Louisiana" from the July 2015 issue of Louisiana Sportsman Magazine, pick up a copy of the magazine from your ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 6/24/2015 11:53:42 PM
  • Teens take the time to learn babysitting safety
  • Making sure family members have the best care as they age is top priority for many people who live in South Louisiana ... by the "Get out and Fish" community program. A program designed to give more people access to quality fishing spots.
  • KATC 3
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  • 6/22/2015 10:55:49 AM
  • My Katrina story: Fishing guide and lure designer Dudley Vandenborre
  • Among South Louisiana anglers, no one is more esteemed than Capt. Dudley Vandenborre, known by his fellow anglers as a Jedi Knight and a fish whisperer ... to perfectly time every move during a day's fishing to maximize his haul. To his fans — and ...
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 6/22/2015 7:28:14 AM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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Louisiana Weather

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