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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

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Georgia?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.


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.

  • Kids fishing event June 11
  • A hotdog lunch will be provided by the Tifton Kiwanis at 11:30. June 11 is a free fishing day to all Georgia residents. On this day, residents do not need a fishing license or a trout license to fish on any public waters in the state including lakes ...
  • The Tifton Gazette
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  • 5/23/2016 8:56:31 AM
  • Popular places to fish within easy driving distance
  • Deondre Butler grew up fishing with his father and grandfather in Georgia. David Duncan is from Irvington, Kentucky, where you can hardly turn around without hitting a fishing hole. When they want to get away from the hectic pace of Army life, they both ..
  • Fayetteville Observer
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  • 5/22/2016 9:04:51 AM
  • LIFEBOAT LAUNCHED TO ASSIST FISHING VESSEL
  • The lifeboat was tasked to launch by Solent Coastguard at 08:10 when the fishing boat ‘Georgia’ declared a pan pan emergency following engine failure near Osborne Bay. The casualty vessel, with one man aboard, was towed to a mooring in the River ...
  • islandecho.co.uk
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  • 5/19/2016 5:15:11 PM
  • Fishing report for Far South Coast NSW
  • The stranger scenario of catching beach pelagics in this deep water continues, with Georgia Poyner getting tailor and salmon at Potato Point on Saturday. Another winter time attraction for those with long arms and big lungs are crayfish with reports of ...
  • townandcountrymagazine.com.au
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  • 5/16/2016 12:00:47 AM
  • Millsaps Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Lake Mitchell
  • The largest bass fishing site on the Web! The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide CLANTON, Ala. (May 9, 2016) – David Millsaps of Ranger, Georgia, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 19 pounds, 11 ounces, Saturday to win the Bass Fishing League (BFL ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 5/10/2016 2:09:35 AM
  • Tribal fishing rights net a victory over coal plant
  • Gateway Pacific, in turn, promised hundreds of jobs in construction and operation of the export terminal on the Strait of Georgia. Lummi fishermen have worked the Salish Sea since long before settlement of the area by whites, and the tribe holds particular
  • Crosscut Public Media
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  • 5/10/2016 12:00:44 AM
  • Stickleback Fish Adapt Vision in the Blink of an Eye
  • The fish populations came from the Strait of Georgia, and lakes along British Columbia's Sunshine Coast. The research was funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and the US National Science Foundation.
  • The Fish Site
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  • 5/9/2016 6:07:00 AM
  • Fish Bites: Check fishing license requirements
  • With summer just around the corner, lots of folks in Alabama, Georgia and other states north of us will be headed south to visit relatives. Most will be looking for an opportunity to fish. Generally, if you are from out of state, you will need a Florida ..
  • News Herald
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  • 5/7/2016 3:42:02 PM
  • Biologists reel in huge fish harvest in Terrell Co.
  • By next spring, a full pound, and 14 inches long. Then they become an important part of Georgia's tourism, with people coming to fish in Georgia lakes and reservoirs to catch them. "That's one of our goals. Is to increase sport fishing in Georgia.
  • WALB 10 News
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  • 5/6/2016 10:38:24 PM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Early May fishing offers several options
  • Pick your favorite methods and go fishing! Bank fishing: The carp are moving shallow as the start to spawn on Lake Lanier and other lakes and ponds around Georgia. This method is simple. Take a can of corn and chum out about a quarter to a half a handful .
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 5/5/2016 5:28:48 AM
  • Stickleback fish adapt their vision in the blink of an eye
  • The fish populations came from the Strait of Georgia, and lakes along British Columbia's Sunshine Coast. The research was funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and the US National Science Foundation. University of ...
  • sciencedaily.com
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  • 5/4/2016 4:07:04 PM
  • Stickleback fish adapt their vision in the blink of an eye
  • The fish adapted by altering the expression of their opsin genes, which encode the light-sensitive receptors on retinal rod and cone cells. The fish populations came from the Strait of Georgia, and lakes along British Columbia's Sunshine Coast.
  • Phys
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  • 5/4/2016 1:15:16 PM
  • FISHING FORECAST: Trout jump to top of catch report list
  • The new restrictions cover all South Carolina state waters from Jeremy Inlet, Edisto Island to the Georgia-South Carolina line out to federal waters, and at any time federal regulations provide for the closure of recreational cobia fishing in federal water
  • SavannahNow
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  • 5/4/2016 5:22:49 AM
  • Lowe Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Lake Oconee
  • The largest bass fishing site on the Web! The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide BUCKHEAD, Ga. (May 2, 2016) – Todd Lowe of Greensboro, Georgia, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 17 pounds even Saturday to win the Bass Fishing League (BFL) Bulldog ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 5/3/2016 12:01:53 AM
  • Baab: Fishing guide Hunter Morris is a songwriter, too
  • Hunter Morris and his father, Carter, have been keeping readers appraised of trout fishing conditions in the north Georgia mountains for a few years. What is not generally known about Hunter is that among his many talents is that as a songwriter.
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 4/29/2016 5:07:17 AM
  • Two bodies recovered after fishing boat capsizes in Georgia river
  • Free access to myAJC for AJC subscribers. Want more news? Sign up for free newsletters to get more of the AJC delivered to your inbox. Two bodies have been recovered, but one person is still missing, after a boat capsized in the Brunswick River on ...
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution
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  • 4/28/2016 1:43:51 PM
  • Navy sailor with Coast ties drowns while fishing
  • He attended D'Iberville Elementary and Ocean Springs Junior High, then high school and community college in Georgia. He and a friend, Kearston Jones, 38, had launched a 19-foot fishing boat from the base's boat ramp April 19, the Hillsborough County ...
  • Sun Herald
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  • 4/28/2016 5:29:56 AM
  • Fishing report: Mahi and cobia hot bets offshore of St. Augustine
  • The catfish bite is just stupid. There are both small pan-sized fish and some jumbos. A 24-pounder was weighed at Georgia Boy’s Fish Camp this week. “Bream heads,” I’m told did the trick for bait. But big, wild shiners are generally the ticket.
  • St. Augustine Record
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  • 4/28/2016 3:21:05 AM
  • Youth Fishing Rodeo set for Saturday
  • “The tournament is a one boat, one fisherman tournament and we have fishermen from across the U.S.,” she said. “Florida, Georgia, North and South Carolina, Texas, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana to name a few.” The economic impact of the ...
  • The Port Arthur News
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  • 4/27/2016 4:58:19 PM
  • Fishing fun for the family
  • It was the annual fishing derby for children and their families, sponsored by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and Georgia-Pacific, in cooperation with the Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers. For the complete article see the 04-27-2016
  • New Times
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  • 4/27/2016 4:55:20 AM
  • Children reel them in at fishing derby
  • Almost 200 children lined the banks of Lake Harvey in J.F. Gregory Park April 23 as part of the annual Georgia Cities Week Fishing Derby, sponsored jointly by the Fort McAllister Sport Fishing Club and the city of Richmond Hill. "This was the biggest ...
  • SavannahNow
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  • 4/26/2016 11:44:32 AM
  • Morrow Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Lake Hartwell
  • The largest bass fishing site on the Web! The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide ANDERSON, S.C. (April 25, 2016) – Pro angler Troy Morrow of Eastanollee, Georgia, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 17 pounds, 11 ounces, Saturday to win the Bass Fishing .
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 4/25/2016 11:05:46 PM

Georgia Guides/Outfitters

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Georgia Fishing Clubs

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Georgia Weather

Augusta, GA (30912)

Updated on 19:45 PM

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78°F 

Feels like: 78°F

Wind:60° 3 Kt
Humidity:72% 
Dew Point:68°F
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Sunrise: 06:15 AM 

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