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Fishing Delaware

EZFishing brings you Delaware'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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Delaware Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Delaware.

Delaware Fishing Regulations

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Delaware 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 Delaware Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Delaware's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Delaware Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Delaware.

  • Almost time to go trout fishing downstate
  • Everything about downstate Delaware's trout fishing experience is man-made, from the fish that are brought in every year to the ponds where they are released. But opening day of the downstate trout season is still an anticipated event. The state Division .
  • Delaware Online
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  • 2/20/2017 7:10:00 PM
  • Awards remind anglers of N.J.'s fine fishing
  • Capt. Chris Gatley will talk about chunking for stripers, there will be Rizzo's Reptile Discovery, the Delaware Valley Raptor Trust and bass fishing in Lake Hopatcong and musky fishing. We go to the activities on the way home after the trout Pequest ...
  • Morris County Daily Record
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  • 2/19/2017 7:11:00 AM
  • Belt’s Beer Garden: Hare of the Dog(fish)
  • This week I have two beers from the Atlantic coast for you. One from Delaware and another from Georgia. I’ll work my way south and start with Delaware’s largest brewery: Dogfish Head. Dogfish Head is one of the nation’s biggest breweries. In fact ...
  • hustlebelt.com
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  • 2/17/2017 10:35:00 PM
  • The Fishing Line Feb. 15
  • This option means that New Jersey will operate under a three fish bag limit at 19 inches per fish for any ocean fishing. The Delaware Bay will operate under limits set at three fish at 18 inches. These regulations would be for a 128-day season. These ...
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 2/15/2017 8:11:00 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Jan. 30
  • DOVER – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between Jan. 30-Feb ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 2/10/2017 11:50:00 PM
  • DNRECs 2017 Delaware Fishing Guide and fishing rulers now available
  • DOVER – The Division of Fish & Wildlife’s 2017 Delaware Fishing Guide and fishing rulers have arrived, with distribution to fishing license agents throughout the state, including sporting goods, bait & tackle and hardware stores. Anglers also can pick ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 2/8/2017 10:41:00 PM
  • Delaware closes bay to shell fishing due to sewage spill
  • Delaware has closed its Delaware Bay waters to shellfishing for three weeks because of a sewage spill. DelawareOnline said thousands of gallons of untreated wastewater flooded the St. Jones River, which empties into the bay, when repair of a force main in
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 2/8/2017 9:47:00 AM
  • Pennsylvania: FBC Director Testifies on Pharmaceuticals in Waterways
  • Arway noted that the U.S. Geological Survey Fish Health Laboratory reported in 2013 that approximately 50 percent of male bass in the Delaware River had intersex condition, 10 percent in the Ohio River drainage were affected, and up to 100 percent of the .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/8/2017 8:17:00 AM
  • South Jersey remains united against new flounder regulations
  • Paul Thompson had a group of tog fishers from New Jersey and Delaware out with him last Sunday. They coughed up a few extra coins for incentive, so Paul hauled them offshore for tog. It seemed like it paid off for the fishers and the captain with a decent
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 2/3/2017 11:17:00 PM
  • Flounder Fishing Limits Leave SJ Congressman Steamed
  • The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission established limits for the harvest of flounder in the ocean and waterways like Delaware Bay. Last year, you could take home five fish at least a foot and a half long. The new limit will be three with a ...
  • CBS Philly
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  • 2/3/2017 6:44:00 PM
  • The problem of counting fish: Big bay, many variables
  • Easy. Now picture a farm pond of an acre. See how much harder that is? Still, though, it would be far easier than, say, Delaware Bay, which has current and different depths and fish that migrate in and out. The more variables, the more difficult things ...
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 2/2/2017 10:50:00 PM
  • The Fishing Line Feb. 1
  • A better source of data would be the Charter Captain’s daily reports, and the ALS (American Littoral Society) data. The Delaware Bay option got “good support” and is focusing on three fish at 18 inches and 128 days. That represents a 32 percent ...
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 2/1/2017 9:09:00 PM
  • Coast Guard Urges Boater Caution in Waters of N.J. and Delaware
  • PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard urges boaters, duck hunters, fishermen and beachgoers to exercise caution in and around the waters of Southern New Jersey and Delaware due to forecasted heavy weather conditions over the next several days. Boaters are ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/24/2017 8:37:00 AM
  • FLY DAY FOR FISHING
  • Dan Church of Delaware, Ohio, spent a beautiful Sunday afternoon fly fishing in the Mad River at Lions Park in West Liberty. While high water as a result of recent rains made fishing more challenging, the nearly 60-degree January day was a perfect one for
  • Bellefontaine Examiner
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  • 1/23/2017 4:34:00 PM
  • Big Fish Foundation donates $10K to Beebe Healthcare
  • Big Fish Foundation donates $10K to Beebe Healthcare The Big Fish Foundation has donated $10,000 to the Beebe Healthcare's Women's and Children's Department. Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://www.delawareonline.com/story/money/business ...
  • Delaware Online
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  • 1/17/2017 7:47:00 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Jan. 2-8
  • DOVER – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between Jan. 2-8 made ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 1/13/2017 9:01:00 PM
  • Drugged Up Fish Supply
  • 15 While hormone-mimicking drugs such as birth control pills were previously blamed for intersex fish detected in Pennsylvania’s Susquehanna, Delaware and Ohio river basins,16 metformin is not a hormone-mimicking drug. Researchers believe it may ...
  • sparkpeople.com
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  • 1/10/2017 6:49:00 PM
  • Selbyville farm harnesses fish and water to grow a farm
  • Selbyville farm harnesses fish and water to grow a farm Two Delaware residents are looking to change the face of farming with the power of fish and water. Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/life/food/2017/01/09 ...
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 1/9/2017 4:01:00 PM
  • The Fishing Line Jan. 4
  • Option 4: Three fish at 19 inches and a 99-day season. • Option 5: Three fish at 19 inches and a 128-day season. For the Delaware Bay, the proposal is three fish at 18 inches and a 128-day season. Options 3 and 4 were listed with the same numbers ...
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 1/4/2017 4:30:00 PM
  • Smyrna Man Fined for Selling Fish Without a License
  • SMYRNA, Del. (AP/WBOC)- Delaware Fish and Wildlife Natural Resources Police have arrested a Smyrna man who they say illegally sold 100 pounds of white perch to a seafood buyer in Milford. The agency said in a statement that Mathew C. Ryan was arrested Dec
  • WBOC
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  • 1/4/2017 2:54:00 PM

Delaware Guides/Outfitters

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Delaware Fishing Clubs

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