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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

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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.

  • ULM to divest millions of fish, plant specimens
  • The University of Louisiana at Monroe announced Tuesday that it plans to rehome two of the largest collections of fish and plant specimens in the state. Vice President for Academic Affairs Eric Pani said the collections are an important resource to the ...
  • News-Star
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  • 3/30/2017 1:09:00 AM
  • ULM has to give away fish, plant collection to make room for running track
  • The University of Louisiana Monroe is giving away its natural history museum's fish and plant collections to make way for an improved running track, academic affairs vice president Eric Pani said in a statement posted to the university's Facebook page ...
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 3/29/2017 6:30:00 PM
  • Sheepshead and Redfish
  • Thanks again to Ashley Scriber for setting up the trip. I hope to see these guys on the water again soon! Jakamo South is a Louisiana charter fishing guide service operating out of Shell Beach, just 25 miles south of the New Orleans French Quarter.
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/29/2017 3:52:00 PM
  • Tarpon Genetics Program--The Results Are In
  • Fish from Virginia to Louisiana and all across the Caribbean to Brazil displayed shared genetic profiles. Even tarpon samples collected from across the Atlantic Ocean, along the West African coast, shared these profiles. The results reveal that a single ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/29/2017 7:55:00 AM
  • Times, Bayou Outdoors All-City fishing event slots filling fast
  • The tournament, a revival of an event dormant for most of the past decade, crowns the best bass fishing team in Northwest Louisiana. It’s slated for April 22 on Cross Lake out of the American Legion Launch. It features a guaranteed $5,000 first-place ...
  • Shreveport Times
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  • 3/29/2017 12:52:00 AM
  • North DeSoto's Herring, Pate capture state fishing title
  • The 2017 Louisiana High School State Bass Fishing Championships attracted a reported record number of entries Saturday on Cross Lake with North DeSoto’s Luke Herring and Tyler Pate capturing the title. Organizers said 127 two-man teams from throughout ...
  • Shreveport Times
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  • 3/29/2017 12:11:00 AM
  • Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott lands a big fish
  • After it, though, he might have a career in fishing. Prescott reeled in about a 30-pound red fish on Tuesday in south Louisiana, his high school coach, Rodney Guin, said. Guin posted a picture of Prescott and his brother hoisting up their impressive ...
  • Star Telegram
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  • 3/28/2017 11:56:00 PM
  • Louisiana Boating Education "Lagniappe Day" April 22
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will be hosting the seventh annual "Boating Education Lagniappe Day" on April 22 at nine different locations across the state. During Boating Education Lagniappe Day, LDWF will provide instructors .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • 2008 Tahoe Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $15.00
  • Great condition bow rider. Comes with 55 lb trolling motor, live well , Bimini top, Sundeck, swim platform. Low Hours, has spent most of its life under my carport. Runs great with no problems, just changed the plugs. 4.3 v6 mercruiser 190 hp. Can send pics
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/27/2017 10:56:00 PM
  • A Yankee Cooks Cajun: Redfish Jambalaya
  • After all, the best way to bridge cultural gaps is through food. Recently I made a trip to New Orleans, Louisiana where I was able to combine both of my interests. As I was going to be there for about a week I decided to try my hand at fishing for ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/27/2017 4:34:00 PM
  • Louisiana's Classic anglers ready for bass-fishing's Big Show to start
  • The official practice day for the 2017 Bassmaster Classic at Lake Conroe was on Wednesday, and the consensus among the field of competitors is that the championship is up for grabs because of the way the fishery is setting up. "There will be guys fishing .
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/24/2017 7:17:00 AM
  • LDWF: Two face drug, fishing violations in Morehouse
  • LDWF: Two face drug, fishing violations in Morehouse Agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries took two men into custody in Morehouse on Sunday on drug charges and fishing violations. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com ...
  • News-Star
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  • 3/23/2017 8:42:00 PM
  • Louisiana Hunters for Heroes presents crappie fishing with veterans
  • UNION PARISH - Join in on a fun weekend crappie tournament with vets! Louisiana Hunters for Heroes will have 25 vets at the Lake Darbonne state park from March 24-26. The tournament will be held March 25, 2017 on Lake Darbonne. All the vets brought will ..
  • Myarklamiss
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  • 3/22/2017 10:35:00 PM
  • Bass and Reds
  • It has been an exceptional spring so far. With mild weather all day and feisty fish all over the marsh, Spring is the perfect time to come on a Louisiana charter fishing trip with us. Water levels have been low which means the fish are stacked up in places
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/22/2017 9:06:00 PM
  • 2014 Tahoe Q4 S&F Fish & Ski For Sale in Southwest Louisiana - $20,500.00
  • I purchased this boat new in 2014 from Henderson Implement & Marine in Lake Charles, LA. I may have put 15 hours on it at the most and it has been stored in my shop when not in use. Boat is located in the Lake Charles area and can be test ran upon request.
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/22/2017 1:53:00 PM
  • Fancy fish
  • If there is anything South Louisiana folks like to do it’s fish. The joke has always been — “Gone Fishing” anytime someone wants time off. “Did you hear the one about the 20 pound red snapper?” — No, this fish didn’t get away and there is ...
  • The Daily Iberian
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  • 3/22/2017 10:06:00 AM
  • Video: Fly Fishing Louisiana in Xplor Season 2, Episode 3
  • “The Xplor crew arrives in Venice LA to rain and tons of wind. They have a half day waiting on the UPS guy to bring them one last piece of gear and they are off. The trip begins with a 30 mile run out across the gulf and quickly trying to find a campsite .
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 3/22/2017 8:59:00 AM
  • Body of Louisiana Angler Recovered from Toledo Bend
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) enforcement agents recovered the body of a Port Barre man on March 20 from Toledo Bend in Sabine Parish. LDWF agents found the unresponsive body of Phillip D. LeBlanc, 71, in the Pirates Cove area of ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/22/2017 5:49:00 AM
  • Bull Reds and a Rowdy Crew
  • Thanks again to Austin Arteaga for throwing this trip together with a great crew. Until next time fellas. Jakamo South is a Louisiana charter fishing guide service operating out of Shell Beach, just 25 miles south of the New Orleans French Quarter.
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/21/2017 9:40:00 PM
  • Targeting Speckled Trout in Southeast Louisiana
  • When anglers think about Louisiana fishing, most conjure images of game-fish-laden marshes, bays and backwater bayous so far off the grid that even the pelicans have a hard time finding some of them. But Lake Pontchartrain isn’t one of those remote spots.
  • saltwatersportsman.com
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  • 3/21/2017 2:17:00 PM
  • 71-year-old man drowns while fishing in Toledo Bend on Monday
  • The sheriff's office, Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries agents and Central Sabine Fire District searched the area and found his body about 6 p.m. in about 20-feet of water. "He was not wearing a life vest, but was wearing a back brace. According to evidence
  • KPLC TV
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  • 3/21/2017 5:00:00 AM
  • 2010 Tahoe Q5I Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $15,000.00
  • 2010 Tahoe Q5I 19.5ft with 4.3 Mercrusier in excellent condition. Low hours and garage kept. Blue & white in color , comes with life jackets, tubes , kneeboard and ropes and cover. Also have trolling motor and pedestal seats for fishing. 318-587-0244 , 318
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/20/2017 2:29:00 AM
  • Acadiana Y.H.E.C. schedules family fishing contest
  • Acadiana Y.H.E.C., a nonprofit group, is part of the Louisiana Youth Hunter Education Association, which is affiliated with the state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. Volunteer instructors teach personal ethics, self control, firearms safety and ...
  • The Daily Iberian
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  • 3/19/2017 11:21:00 AM
  • 2011 Tahoe q7i Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $25,000.00
  • 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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  • 3/19/2017 3:32:00 AM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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