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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.

  • From bloody fish to funky clothing, music
  • Fred Jeffery still has vivid memories of working long hours on his father's fishing boat in the Strait of Georgia when he was a kid. Jeffery, owner of Lucid Records Clothing on Commercial Street, said he remembers working many days from dawn to dusk ...
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  • 8/30/2014 8:18:37 AM
  • First Jobs: From bloody fish to funky clothing, music
  • Fred Jeffery still has vivid memories of working long hours on his father's fishing boat in the Strait of Georgia when he was a kid. Jeffery, owner of Lucid Records Clothing on Commercial Street, said he remembers working many days from dawn to dusk ...
  • nanaimodailynews.com
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  • 8/29/2014 11:57:33 PM
  • Mercury content of fish may be higher than noted on the label
  • The researchers tested the DNA of the fish and found those from outside the MSC-certified South Georgia/Shag Rocks fishery had twice as much mercury (0.63 ppm) as those genetically confirmed to be South Georgia stock (0.31 ppm). When they evaluated genetic
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  • 8/28/2014 11:15:47 PM
  • Fishing guides are valuable resource
  • The mouths of Georgia Little River and Keg Creek have been among the most productive. We’ve also caught some nice fish down-lining live herring in 45 feet of water along the sides of humps. Fishing with us this week were Kenneth Hunt and family ...
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 8/28/2014 10:25:40 PM
  • Mislabeled fish may expose consumers to high levels of mercury
  • “We then said, ‘that can’t be because certified is supposed to come from South Georgia, where the mercury level is low, why do we see such a difference in mercury?’” said Marko, referring to a fishery area close to the South Pole and known to ...
  • FOX News
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  • 8/28/2014 11:27:07 AM
  • FISHING FORECAST: Signs point to a strong fall fishing season
  • And while on the subject of big reds, Michael Denmark, executive director of Coastal Conservation Association of Georgia along with Laird Miller of Gainesville, this past week found the action while fishing with Capt. Jack McGowan (Coastal River Charters .
  • SavannahNow
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  • 8/27/2014 8:18:01 PM
  • Grill fish whole to make most of its flavor
  • It feels a little primal. When I'm done, there's nothing on the bone. As one who's not prone to outdoor, fishing pole-accompanied excursions toward north Georgia's lakes and streams, which is in itself a shame, meetings between writer and grilled fresh ...
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  • 8/27/2014 1:55:38 AM
  • Grill fish whole to make most of its flavor
  • It feels a little primal. When I'm done, there's nothing on the bone. As one who's not prone to outdoor, fishing pole-accompanied excursions toward north Georgia's lakes and streams, which is in itself a shame, meetings between writer and grilled fresh ...
  • Athens Banner-Herald
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  • 8/26/2014 8:26:21 PM
  • Corals and fish can smell bad reefs and avoid them
  • A study conducted by researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta shows how chemical signals from seaweed repel young coral from settling in a seaweed-dominated area. Young fish were also not attracted to the smell of water from damaged
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  • 8/26/2014 1:24:01 PM
  • Fish, coral can smell and stay away from damaged reefs, Study
  • an assistant professor in the School of Biology at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, and the study’s first author. The study examined three marine areas in Fiji that had adjacent fished areas. The country has established no-fishing areas to .
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  • 8/24/2014 5:08:18 PM
  • Breast cancer survivors and fly fishing
  • He donates his fly pin to organizations in North Carolina, Texas, Tennessee and Georgia. “I’m doing this for John and for the ladies,” Sabolovic said. “All across the country breast cancer survivors are fly fishing.” He recently received a letter ...
  • Southernheadines
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  • 8/24/2014 5:01:08 PM
  • Fish and coral can smell bad neighbourhoods
  • an assistant professor in the School of Biology at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, and the study's first author. The study examined three marine areas in Fiji that had adjacent fished areas. The country has established no-fishing areas to .
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  • 8/24/2014 3:17:56 AM
  • Corals, Fish can Smell Bad Neighborhood
  • The study was conducted by Danielle Dixson, an assistant professor of biology at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, and colleagues. They found that fish and corals are capable of sniffing different kinds of corals and seaweed while looking for
  • NewsMaine
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  • 8/23/2014 11:11:34 AM
  • Corals, fish know the smell of bad reefs
  • Hay and Dixson are both professors at School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. The study, “Chemically mediated behavior of recruiting corals and fishes: A tipping point that may limit reef recovery,” is published in the Science ...
  • techtimes.com
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  • 8/23/2014 9:31:21 AM
  • Picky young fish can detect good and bad reefs
  • "If you're setting up a marine protected area to seed recruitment into a degraded habitat, that recruitment may not happen if young fish and coral are not recognizing the degraded area as habitat," says lead study author Danielle Dixson from the Georgia ..
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  • 8/22/2014 7:33:50 PM
  • Savannah Riverkeeper: No fish kill
  • Hinely said he will just keep looking and also said fish kills aren't uncommon in the summer. Hundreds of law enforcement officers from across Georgia are in downtown Savannah for three days of training, learning new ways to keep citizens safe. Hundreds of
  • 11WTOC
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  • 8/22/2014 6:29:24 PM
  • Esquimalt teen dives into fish biology
  • Esquimalt High student Amanda Noel has been spending her summer in the lab and in the field, working with University of Victoria professors Francis Juanes and David Stormer to study the Strait of Georgia’s fish population. Earlier this year, Noel ...
  • Victoria News
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  • 8/22/2014 2:33:11 PM
  • Fish And Coral Know A Bad Reef When They Smell It
  • Damaged coral reefs emit chemical cues that offend fish and corals, driving them away, Georgia Institute of Technology reported. The study shows for the first time that coral larva can detect the difference between damaged and healthy reefs. Share This ...
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  • 8/22/2014 1:28:46 PM
  • Pacific Corals and Fish Can Smell Damaged Reefs: Study
  • Pacific corals and fish possess the ability to smell a bad neighborhood and therefore, avoid settling in damaged reefs, according to a study by the Georgia Institute of Technology. The researchers said that damaged coral reefs release chemical signals that
  • University Herald
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  • 8/22/2014 5:00:31 AM
  • Fish, new coral steer clear of smelly, damaged reefs
  • A damaged reef also colors the surrounding water with a smell that warns fish to keep on swimming. And as a new study by researchers at Georgia Tech suggests, it all combines to create a downward ecological spiral that even strong regulations can't counter
  • Breitbart News
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  • 8/22/2014 3:27:28 AM
  • Eric's Fresh Fish Market reels in Waynesville location
  • Seafood for all the markets is purchased exclusively from Inland Seafood in Atlanta, Georgia — the largest provider of fresh fish in the Southeast — and delivered first thing Thursday morning. “None of our seafood has ever been frozen and thawed ...
  • The Mountaineer
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  • 8/22/2014 2:37:21 AM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Hot weather cools fishing
  • Crappie: I fished a few years ago with my friend Keith Pace. He no longer lives in Georgia, but he taught me that you could catch crappie in the summer time. He said he knew where a little brush pile that held crappie was right around the corner.
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 8/22/2014 12:49:59 AM

Georgia Guides/Outfitters

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Georgia Fishing Clubs

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Georgia Weather

Augusta, GA (30912)

Updated on 13:23 PM

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Wind:190° 6 Kt
Humidity:43% 
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