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Fishing Georgia

EZFishing brings you Georgia'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 10302 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Georgia Fishing Resources

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

Georgia Fishing Regulations

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Georgia 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 Georgia Government Agencies

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

Georgia Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Georgia.

  • Weather dampens start of Crappie USA final day in Florida
  • They also claimed second biggest fish honors with a 2.75 pound Crescent Lake monster. Another team from Georgia won the Amateur Division. Ricky Willis and Troy Theil managed to up their total from 14.97 pounds on day one to 26.17 for the two-day event.
  • Examiner
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  • 1/25/2015 11:21:01 AM
  • Trout Fishing Proposed Changes
  • SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (AP) - Wildlife officials in Georgia are proposing changes to fishing regulations. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division says the changes would remove the "mountain" trout season and would open all ...
  • WJBF
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  • 1/24/2015 11:15:03 AM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Trout biting well in mountains
  • Trout fishing is good and they are biting well up in the mountains, down on the Chattahoochee and other river tail races below lake dams in North Georgia. Wet (sinking) flies are working well drifted through the rocks and rapids. Casting a Rapala Countdown
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 1/22/2015 11:41:53 PM
  • Fruitless fishing trips tend to leave new clients with sour taste
  • Majority of fish are still coming from the Lloyds Creek (Georgia Little River) and up the lake around Soap Creek. Yellow perch fishing in the Savannah River below the dam is going strong. Fishing small shiners and hybrid pink worms along the shoreline.
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 1/22/2015 11:27:34 PM
  • Ben Pollinger Wants to Demystify Cooking Fish at Home
  • He stays away from Chilean sea bass, because it's the opposite (aside from one Marine Stewardship Council–certified fishery in South Georgia, the species suffers from overfishing, and even piracy). He refuses to buy bluefin tuna, because it's in danger ...
  • The Village Voice Blogs
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  • 1/22/2015 11:06:05 PM
  • 13 fishermen face charges, accused of lying about where they caught fish
  • One commercial fisherman from Georgia has also been charged. They are accused of illegally harvesting and selling about 90,000 pounds of Atlantic Striped Bass. This investigation began as a result of the U.S. Coast Guard boarding of the fishing vessel ...
  • wcti12.com
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  • 1/22/2015 10:44:37 PM
  • Oceana Chef Ben Pollinger Wants to Demystify Cooking Fish at Home
  • He stays away from Chilean sea bass, because it's the opposite (aside from one Marine Stewardship Council-certified fishery in South Georgia, the species suffers from overfishing, and even, piracy). He refuses to buy bluefin tuna, because it's in danger of
  • The Village Voice Blogs
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  • 1/22/2015 7:24:11 PM
  • Commercial fishermen in N.C., Ga. charged with illegal fishing
  • WASHINGTON, D.C. — Federal prosecutors have charged 13 commercial fishermen in North Carolina and Georgia for their role in the illegal harvest, sale and false reporting of approximately 90,000 pounds of Atlantic striped bass during 2009 and 2010.
  • Times-News
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  • 1/22/2015 12:21:50 PM
  • Crappie season and it’s time to get excited
  • Georgia is known for the crappie and the season. It’s one of the best places to get in on the crappie fishing early in the U.S. The crappie will be feeding before bedding and the fishing never ends and consumes your mind. The choice is simple oh them ...
  • Examiner
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  • 1/20/2015 4:41:55 PM
  • Flowery Branch woman turns childhood dream into fish business
  • My Fishy Business now has eight regular customers in the North Georgia and Metro Atlanta areas. Massarelli cleans tanks and maintains the environment at pristine levels. She takes care of freshwater, saltwater and brackish water tanks whose owners range ..
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 1/20/2015 5:36:11 AM
  • Thoughts on fishing
  • OK, so I have a thing about fishing equipment. A Georgia politician named Maston O'Neal once said, "If one damn fool can think something up, another damn fool will try it." And it was P.T. Barnum who uttered, "There's a sucker born every day." The fishing
  • The Daily Jeffersonian
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  • 1/19/2015 12:54:02 PM
  • Thirteen commercial fishermen charged in illegal ocean striper fishing
  • Twelve commercial fishermen from North Carolina and one Georgia have been charged in federal court in Raleigh for the illegal harvest and sale and false reporting of around 90,000 pounds of striped bass from federal waters off the coast of North Carolina .
  • northcarolinasportsman.com
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  • 1/16/2015 11:56:09 PM
  • Positive signs in campaign to reduce ocean litter
  • On the remote sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia, fishing-related debris consists of approximately 80% plastics, which are responsible for the entanglement of large numbers of Antarctic fur seals. Marine litter is even found on the floor of the Arctic .
  • World Fishing
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  • 1/15/2015 11:40:02 AM
  • Fishing Report: Cresent Lake full of speckled perch
  • Word is that Crescent Lake is giving up limits of speckled perch right now. When the boat trailers lining the roadsides near the ramps and fish camps are from Georgia, you can bet they’re not here on speculation. But the fishing has still been in the ...
  • St. Augustine Record
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  • 1/15/2015 4:09:04 AM
  • Fishing Report: Crescent Lake full of speckled perch
  • Word is that Crescent Lake is giving up limits of speckled perch right now. When the boat trailers lining the roadsides near the ramps and fish camps are from Georgia, you can bet they’re not here on speculation. But the fishing has still been in the ...
  • St. Augustine Record
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  • 1/14/2015 10:58:16 AM
  • FISHING FORECAST: Fishing slow, but little damage from freeze
  • The recent freeze apparently did little damage. A check earlier in the week with Spud Woodward, who heads up the Coastal Resources Division of the Georgia DNR, said no fish kills had been reported as of Monday, and that due to the short duration of the ...
  • SavannahNow
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  • 1/14/2015 5:00:21 AM
  • Kaolin looks to fish antibiotic market
  • Kaolin may have found a new market as a fish antibiotic, according to research carried out by the Agricultural Research Service (ARS). Following studies undertaken by ARS, together with KaMin, LLC in Macon, Georgia,...
  • indmin.com
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  • 1/13/2015 5:26:00 PM
  • Northern Smoothtoungue and California Headlightfish: Campbell River fishing
  • To be honest, one small concern is the annual limit on chinook salmon in the Strait of Georgia. Not that I think the limit of 15 per year is necessarily too low but rather with two and half months of potential fishing left I don’t want to find myself ...
  • courierislander.com
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  • 1/9/2015 2:53:16 PM
  • New fishing regulations available
  • Anglers can find the new 2015 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide online and in print, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. “Whether you want to find great places to fish or are just seeking guidance ...
  • metteradvertiser.com
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  • 1/9/2015 8:33:53 AM
  • Becoming a fishing guide isn't as easy as you might think
  • Fish small shiners 12 to 15 feet down over deeper brush. The Raysville and Georgia Little River areas are among the hot spots. Plenty of white perch are still being caught using medium shiners and Flex Spoons off points and humps 35 to 50 feet deep on the
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 1/8/2015 11:37:00 PM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Fish are biting despite cold weather
  • In fact, trout often spawn in late fall and early winter. Plus, you may have some of the best creeks in Georgia all to yourself when it’s cold. Fish with wet flies and light spinning gear, but downsize your offerings. A hellgrammite imitator is a good ...
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 1/8/2015 6:36:22 PM

Georgia Guides/Outfitters

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Georgia Fishing Clubs

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Georgia Weather

Augusta, GA (30912)

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