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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.

  • Go Fly a Kite (and Catch Fish)
  • Fishing via a kite is a technique the North American Fisherman crew learned from Captain George Mitchell on a trip for tuna out of Venice, Louisiana. When the bite gets tough, George explains how a kite is used to emulate a flying fish to draw the tuna up
  • scout
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  • 5/23/2016 6:07:42 PM
  • Outdoors: Using electronic warfare in fishing
  • “I use my Garmin Panoptix feature to search for cover and structure in front of me,” said B.A.S.S. Elite pro Greg Hackney of Louisiana. “I can see any brush or grass out ahead that might be holding fish.” Also, Hackney said the Panoptix feature can ...
  • The Anniston Star
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  • 5/21/2016 12:44:58 AM
  • Family Fishing Festival set for Cameron Prairie Wildlife Refuge
  • Coke, water, Gatorade and light snack packs will be provided by sponsors. The event is hosted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, and the Friends of the Southwest Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Complex
  • Southwest Daily News
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  • 5/20/2016 10:21:48 PM
  • New member to represent commercial fishing interests on state board
  • Gov. John Bel Edwards has appointed Telley Savalas Madina of New Orleans to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission. Madina, who will represent the commercial fishing and fur industries, replaces Nathan Wall, an alligator farmer from Springfield ..
  • Houma Today
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  • 5/20/2016 11:01:46 AM
  • New member to represent commercial fishing interests on state board
  • Gov. John Bel Edwards has appointed Telley Savalas Madina of New Orleans to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission. Madina, who will represent the commercial fishing and fur industries, replaces Nathan Wall, an alligator farmer from Springfield ..
  • Daily Comet
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  • 5/20/2016 11:01:46 AM
  • Elites Help Out With Restocking Program That Will Benefit Toledo Bend Reservoir
  • “They grow fast.” Actually, they don’t grow that fast. But the 10,000 Florida-strain largemouth bass fingerlings released by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries on Saturday, May 14, could definitely be a big part of the next generation ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 5/19/2016 4:07:46 AM
  • Summer fishing rodeo season begins Thursday
  • In south Louisiana, fishing remains one of the most popular pastimes. From offshore fishing to trying your luck along the banks of the area's many bayous, thousands of fishermen venture out onto the water every day in search of that prized catch.
  • Daily Comet
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  • 5/19/2016 1:51:45 AM
  • 2006 Triton 19.5 FS Fish & Ski For Sale in Southwest Louisiana - $12,000.00
  • 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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  • 5/18/2016 3:00:21 PM
  • 5 places to go fishing
  • And down here in Sportsman's Paradise, you barely have to travel 10 miles off the Louisiana coast to land a big one. There are several inshore fishing spots you can access to get a great deal of fish — redfish, drum, speckled trout, bass — or catch ...
  • Houma Today
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  • 5/18/2016 10:06:52 AM
  • Texas Fishing Report
  • No report available. WHITE RIVER: Water stained; 70-74 degrees; 16.99 feet low. No report available. NORTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good on the Louisiana shoreline on topwaters and Corkies. Redfish are good in the marsh and the Louisiana shoreline on live
  • The Brownsville Herald
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  • 5/18/2016 3:40:19 AM
  • Kidfish event reels in the community for fish and fun
  • To date, Kidfish has stocked more than 465,000 adult fish into community parks throughout Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Arkansas. Hosted by the city of Navasota Parks and Recreation Department and sponsored by the Navasota Noon Lions Club, the free ...
  • The Examiner
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  • 5/18/2016 12:55:41 AM
  • The friendship of the guide and fish cleaner
  • Bradberry was a commercial shrimper, boat operator for the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and sometime-worker at Tut Cheramie’s shrimp dock. But he was best known as the guy who cleaned fish for display at the Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo and ..
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 5/15/2016 4:44:08 PM
  • Best fishing hotspots on the state’s only national forest
  • Public access to small bayou and stream fishing in North Louisiana is almost unlimited when you consider the resources available in the five ranger districts of the Kistachie National Forest, located within an imaginary triangle between Winnfield ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 5/15/2016 12:04:57 PM
  • Video: Captains’ meeting rankles tournament redfish anglers
  • “I didn’t go to Louisiana at all — I fished Texas the whole time. “I just didn’t want to take a chance of getting a black eye from either the sheriff or a landowner and making the paper: ‘Stillwater Outfitters guide is cheating on the Elite ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 5/14/2016 11:54:49 PM
  • Lacassine Pool lights up
  • A Lake Charles outdoorsman who started fishing for bass in the Lacassine Pool of the Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge when he was in the eighth grade knows where some of the best bass fishing can be had in southwest Louisiana in May. Lacassine Pool ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 5/14/2016 11:54:49 PM
  • VanDam maintains lead at Toledo Bend after slow start on second day
  • But now he's within striking distance of his first Elite Series win since the 2015 season-opening event on the Sabine River - another Louisiana fishery. "I'm having a blast, and I've got a full head of confidence," Lane said. "My loonies are starting to ..
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 5/14/2016 1:36:13 AM
  • VanDam maintains lead at Toledo Bend after slow start on second day
  • But now he's within striking distance of his first Elite Series win since the 2015 season-opening event on the Sabine River - another Louisiana fishery. "I'm having a blast, and I've got a full head of confidence," Lane said. "My loonies are starting to ..
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 5/14/2016 1:14:44 AM
  • 2005 Bayliner 175 Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $8,500.00
  • 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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  • 5/11/2016 5:10:21 PM
  • Kayak fishing world championship coming to South Louisiana
  • The best kayak anglers on the globe will be coming to South Louisiana late this fall to compete in the 2016 Hobie Fishing World Championship, Hobie Fishing announced Wednesday. The event will be contested Dec. 4-10 in the productive marshes around Leeville
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 5/11/2016 11:19:35 AM
  • Heads up Louisiana, Hobie Fishing World Championship coming your way
  • The sixth annual Hobie Fishing World Championship (HFW6), presented by Rhino-Rack™ and hosted by Hobie Cat® Company, will take place in La Fourche Parrish, Louisiana on December 4-10 2016. La Fourche Parrish is the gateway to Cajun Country and the Gulf ...
  • Examiner
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  • 5/11/2016 11:05:16 AM
  • Green, green grass of Houma
  • I tell folks who outside of Venice that there was no better spot for fly-fishing redfish in Louisiana — or anywhere else on planet Earth. We averaged 20 to 30 reds on the fly per trip. Anything less than 10 was a bad day. Unfortunately, my beloved marsh ..
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 5/10/2016 6:58:54 PM
  • Fish without a Louisiana license in June
  • BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Those who love to fish will be able to do so without a license on any of the state's public waters in June. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says it's holding free recreational fishing days on June 11-12 for ...
  • 8 KNOE.com
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  • 5/10/2016 5:25:51 PM
  • Fish without a Louisiana license in June
  • BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Those who love to fish will be able to do so without a license on any of the state's public waters in June. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says it's holding free recreational fishing days on June 11-12 for ...
  • Beaumont Enterprise
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  • 5/10/2016 12:53:50 PM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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Louisiana Weather

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