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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.

  • THS fishing squad hopes to create local trend
  • Imhof hopes to continue fishing through the Georgia State Tournament on Lake Lanier next month, then re-group and put in place future goals. “It’s like football, where you have 10 games but you’re practicing for 12 months,” Imhof said.
  • Thomasville Times-Enterprise
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  • 4/24/2014 2:07:52 AM
  • FISHING FORECAST: Golden thoughts on fishing Lake Oconee
  • Ray closed by saying: “So, if you get a chance and feel like the bite is rather slow along the coast, take your boat and your favorite tout/redfish rods, grab a couple of spinnerbaits and head to one of Georgia’s nearby lakes. “Work the shorelines ...
  • SavannahNow
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  • 4/23/2014 8:17:07 PM
  • Tag Archives: 2014 Georgia State High School Fishing Championship
  • If nine people get on a train in Gainesville and three get off in Toccoa and eleven people get off in Greensboro, does anyone really care? No. But if your kids are out fishing with three buck-tailed jigs, two nightcrawlers and a “broke-back” Rapala ...
  • LakeLanier
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  • 4/23/2014 8:02:48 PM
  • 83 pound fish caught in Georgia
  • NEW YORK (AP) -- It was old meets new on Letterman last night. TOKYO (AP) -- Shares were mixed in Asia today as weak data from China sapped upward momentum from an overnight rally on a flurry of deals in the pharmaceutical sector.
  • 13ABC WHAN
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  • 4/23/2014 3:52:16 PM
  • Humminbird® ONIX™ Finds Fish Faster: Crappie Case Study
  • Just this past week, Carson took a break to fish crappies on Georgia's famed Lake Lanier. Running two ONIX10ci HD SI units, one at his console, the other on the bow, Carson says the new units are amazingly fast, powerful, customizable and easy to use.
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 4/22/2014 4:54:53 AM
  • Body of missing Lincoln County woman found in Fishing Creek
  • The body of a missing Lincoln County woman was recovered Monday evening near Georgia State Route 79. Shirley Lavender, 72, was found in her vehicle in the waters of Fishing Creek just off Elberton Highway in Lincoln County, according to a statement from ..
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 4/22/2014 12:58:40 AM
  • Georgia has plan to restore dried up fishing lake
  • COCHRAN, Ga. — Eight years ago, the Ocmulgee Public Fishing Area opened to rave reviews and quickly became one of the hottest spots to drop a line in Middle Georgia. Then it all vanished as quickly as a trophy bass that just wriggled off the hook.
  • Athens Banner-Herald
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  • 4/14/2014 12:21:02 PM
  • Georgia has plan to restore dried up fishing lake
  • COCHRAN, Ga. (AP) — Eight years ago, the Ocmulgee Public Fishing Area opened to rave reviews and quickly became one of the hottest spots to drop a line in Middle Georgia. Then it all vanished as quickly as a trophy bass that just wriggled off the hook.
  • Marietta Daily Journal
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  • 4/14/2014 7:56:10 AM
  • Georgia has plan to restore dried up fishing lake
  • COCHRAN, Ga. (AP) — Eight years ago, the Ocmulgee Public Fishing Area opened to rave reviews and quickly became one of the hottest spots to drop a line in Middle Georgia. Then it all vanished as quickly as a trophy bass that just wriggled off the hook.
  • Cherokee Tribune
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  • 4/14/2014 7:56:10 AM
  • H.S. Fishing: AHS, CHHS compete at Lake Jackson
  • The Georgia BASS Nation High School Trail fished Lake Jackson on April 5. A total of 55 high School teams fished in the eight hour event. Teams were made up of a two people, and a boat captain. The captains drive the boat and offer verbal advice ...
  • Douglas County Sentinel
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  • 4/8/2014 5:00:09 PM
  • Researchers use drone for fish population surveys
  • Off the coast of Georgia, researchers and pilots from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently tested the ability of a small unmanned aircraft -- a drone -- to conduct fish population surveys. "It's a proof of concept mission," said Joe
  • WSB-TV Atlanta
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  • 4/5/2014 1:50:27 PM
  • Researchers use drone for fish population surveys
  • Off the coast of Georgia, researchers and pilots from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently tested the ability of a small unmanned aircraft -- a drone -- to conduct fish population surveys. "It's a proof of concept mission," said Joe
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution
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  • 4/5/2014 12:03:04 PM
  • Victory by Evans teen Tyler Matthews boosts his fishing team
  • The Columbia County Youth Fishing Team, just 7 months old, received a welcome booster shot when 18-year-old Tyler Matthews won the Georgia Bass Federation Youth Top Six in his age division on West Point Lake on March 15. Matthews weighed in a ...
  • News Times Augusta
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  • 4/2/2014 2:26:48 AM
  • New Guy From South Georgia
  • My names Jim, been on here a few times, I finally went ahead and made myself a member. Ive been fishing lake Hartwell, small ponds and the flats in south Georgia since I was a kid. To me theres nothing more satisfying than rippin' a few lips with your frie
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 3/31/2014 11:57:40 PM
  • Engagement: Rebekah Cox & Justin Fish
  • Bill and Teresia Cox of Cumming, Georgia announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebekah Cox to Justin Fish, son of David and Leah Fish of Dillard, Georgia. Melba Cox of Brownsville, Tennessee is the grandmother of the bride. The future bride ...
  • The Jackson Sun
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  • 3/29/2014 10:55:37 PM
  • Fishing Report: Fish Will Come Alive as Water Temp Begins to Rise
  • It’s now legal in Georgia to catch and keep as many ... Please remember when targeting fish listed in the snapper grouper species, the new regulations say you must use circle hooks only! The best offshore circle hooks for sheepshead are Eagle Claw ...
  • All At Sea
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  • 3/29/2014 8:46:46 PM
  • Victory by Evans teen Tyler Matthews boosts his fishing team
  • The Columbia County Youth Fishing Team, just seven months old, received a welcome booster shot when 18-year-old Tyler Matthews won the Georgia Bass Federation Youth Top Six in his age division on West Point Lake on March 15. Matthews weighed in ...
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 3/29/2014 12:44:10 AM
  • Warmer temps to bring great fishing, more record fish
  • 12-ozs. The complete list of Georgia’s official lake and river records is published each February in GON magazine. If you catch a fish you think might be a record, either take it to the closest DNR Fisheries office for certification and ...
  • Athens Banner-Herald
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  • 3/28/2014 2:39:54 AM
  • Georgia trout streams should have plenty of fish
  • Georgia’s seasonal trout streams open Saturday, but the Wildlife Resources Division hasn’t finished with its trout stocking program. Joined by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ... the engineering work and schedule to begin construction.”
  • m.chronicle.augusta.com
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  • 3/27/2014 11:26:37 PM
  • Doc has Strait goods on fish
  • Dr. Richard Beamish, a world-renowned Emeritus scientist at Nanaimo's Pacific Biological Station, will discuss the fish that live in the Strait of Georgia, during a lecture at the Deep Bay Marine Field Station tonight (Thursday, March 27) at 7 p.m. The ...
  • oceansidestar.com
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  • 3/27/2014 5:28:42 PM
  • Georgia trout streams should have plenty of fish
  • Georgia’s seasonal trout streams open Saturday, but the Wildlife Resources Division hasn’t finished with its trout stocking program. Joined by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the state agency’s plan is to stock more than 75,000 trout ...
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 3/26/2014 11:56:26 PM
  • 1989: Fishing tournaments draw crowds, TV station opens
  • Fishermen came from all over Georgia, Tennessee and several other states according ... authentic St. Paddy’s Day parade in Ireland’s capital city. Ten High School Seniors Get Lovejoy Scholarships — The Hatton Lovejoy Sholarship Committee today ...
  • La Grange Daily News
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  • 3/22/2014 3:29:58 AM

Georgia Guides/Outfitters

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Georgia Fishing Clubs

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Georgia Weather

ATL, GA (30303)

Updated on 14:57 PM

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78°F 

Feels like: 78°F

Wind:170° 6 Kt
Humidity:35% 
Dew Point:48°F
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Sunrise: 06:52 AM 

Sunset: 08:15 PM 

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Trend: Waning Crescent 

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