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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?
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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.

  • Thompson Co-angler Champ on 1000 Islands
  • “I love to fish for smallmouth, but I just don’t get to do it that often,” says Thompson. “I wanted a vacation and to get away from the heat in Georgia so I came up here with a buddy and figured I might as well fish as a co-angler while I’m here.
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 7/24/2016 12:33:29 AM
  • Georgia man drowns while fishing in South Carolina pond
  • AIKEN— The Aiken County coroner says that a Georgia man is dead after drowning while fishing in a pond in the county. Coroner Tim Carlton tells local media outlets that 77-year-old Howard Seymore of Martinez, Georgia died in the accident on Friday afternoo
  • The Post and Courier
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  • 7/23/2016 12:16:11 PM
  • Fish Fall in Marathon Game to Snakes
  • A two run second inning gave the Blowfish the lead again after Anthony Paulson (Winthrop) singled over on the right side to bring in Adam Sasser (Georgia) and Grant Miller (Western Michigan). Lexington County compounded to their lead in the third on a solo
  • OurSports Central
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  • 7/23/2016 4:45:13 AM
  • Georgia man trying to free fishing line drowns in Aiken County
  • AIKEN COUNTY, SC (WACH) - A Georgia man lost his life in Aiken County Friday during a fishing accident. Howard Seymore, 77, was pronounced dead Friday at a pond near 660 Ridge Road in Aiken County. An early investigation shows that Seymore and a friend ...
  • Watch Fox
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  • 7/23/2016 1:53:25 AM
  • Baab: Fishing for tarpon today is easier than it used to be
  • The fish have migrated toward the lower end of the lake from Parksville on down and up Georgia Little River as far as Cherokee Creek. There is a wonderful bite around daybreak and another shortly before sunset. There also is a bonus bite later in the morni
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 7/22/2016 12:35:51 AM
  • Forked sticks and summer fishing
  • Finding a place to catch some channel cats is not really that difficult in our region. Major reservoirs in the northeast corner of Georgia, like Lanier, Clarks Hill, Richard Russell and Hartwell, all hold these fish. Or you can try your hand on the Broad .
  • Athens Banner-Herald
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  • 7/21/2016 3:50:19 AM
  • Catch of the day: A dive into Georgia farmed fish and aquaculture
  • When temperatures soar above 100 degrees and the desire for heavy food plummets, a bowl of ceviche, a plate of oysters or some cedar-planked salmon hits the spot. But, as with other foods these days, consumers who want to support healthy oceans and ...
  • myajc.com
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  • 7/14/2016 2:42:52 PM
  • Fish Drop 4th Straight; Tobs Roll
  • WILSON, NC (Blowfish) — The Fish came back from the all-star break looking to bounce back after 3 straight losses but fell in a 15-3 drubbing to the Wilson Tobs Logan Baldwin (Georgia Southern) scored the game’s first run after a Cam Balego (Mercyhurst ...
  • ABC Columbia
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  • 7/14/2016 9:56:32 AM
  • Fish Drop 4th Straight; Tobs Roll
  • WILSON, NC- The Fish came back from the all-star break looking to bounce back after 3 straight losses but fell in a 15-3 drubbing to the Wilson Tobs Logan Baldwin (Georgia Southern) scored the game's first run after a Cam Balego (Mercyhurst) RBI-single.
  • OurSports Central
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  • 7/14/2016 4:05:47 AM
  • Warmwater Wednesday: How to Wade-Fish for Bass and Panfish in the Weeds
  • The lessons I learned on the Goose Mill have proved useful on lakes from Georgia to Montana, producing great fish that many fly fishermen might never have cast to. Beds, Bass & Beyond Rather than looking for weed beds that cover acres of water or whole ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 7/13/2016 7:30:23 PM
  • TALKING TROUT: A special fishing day for veterans
  • I have been at each of the past veterans fishing days and the number of vets fishing has increased each year, but with many thousands of veterans in Northwest Georgia we are only getting a small percentage of them at Rolater Park. Last year we had vets of
  • Fish Wrap
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  • 7/13/2016 12:28:03 PM
  • Fishing for Catfish Is a Summer Hit and a Tasty Treat
  • Whether you are an experienced angler, a newbie or just a casual fisherman, you can find fantastic catfishing opportunities in Georgia, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. You must be an online ...
  • Miller County Liberal
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  • 7/12/2016 4:46:56 PM
  • Helicopter used in Fish and Game rescue of injured Georgia man
  • A helicopter carry was part of a rescue by NH Fish and Game on Wednesday. (COURTESY) New Hampshire and Maine Fish and Game came to the rescue of a 59-year-old Georgia man who injured himself while hiking a remote section of the Mahoosuc mountain range that
  • Union Leader
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  • 7/7/2016 9:14:44 AM
  • Clams Offense Explodes on 4th of July; Fish Drop Second Straight
  • Edenton added a run in the fourth but the Blowfish combatted that in their home half of the inning when Clint Carr (Valdosta State) came around to score on an RBI single through the right side from Adam Sasser (Georgia). At that point the score read 3-2.
  • OurSports Central
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  • 7/5/2016 6:46:46 AM
  • Fish Flourish as Dogs Flounder
  • Fayetteville sent 11 SwampDogs to the plate putting up an eight spot on the Blowfish and their starter Keyton Gibson (Georgia Tech). Lexington County came back to score 4 of their own in the bottom half of the first on three hits, two errors, a walk ...
  • OurSports Central
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  • 7/3/2016 4:18:49 AM
  • Bream Fishing: We never outgrew it
  • Case in point: In 1995, three-year-old Kellyn Carter of Blackshear, Georgia landed a 1-pound, 1-ounce warmouth sunfish on her Snoopy rod and reel from Triangle Lake in Waycross. The cherubic tot earned a 1995 Georgia Angler Award from the DNR for her ...
  • Albany Herald
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  • 7/2/2016 1:59:50 PM
  • Hardy takes over lead at Oneida
  • Georgia angler Wil Hardy II has weighed in nothing but smallmouth through the first 2 days of the Oneida Lake Northern Open. So far, those brown fish have carried him to the lead as he caught 18-05 today and heads into the final day with 35-09.
  • BassFan
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  • 7/2/2016 1:35:22 AM
  • Public can now vote for favorite Georgia fish license plate image
  • The Georgia Department of Natural Resources wants the public to select from among three images of red drum — the state saltwater fish — for a new motor vehicle license plate to support marine habitat conservation. Georgians can vote for the new ...
  • SavannahNow
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  • 7/2/2016 12:23:47 AM
  • Cattle drinking from ponds can hurt livestock, fish and shoreline
  • Many Georgia farmers use their fish ponds as water sources for live­stock. A pond located in a pasture is a convenient and dependable source of water for stock, but letting cattle have free access to a pond is not the best decision for the animals ...
  • lincolnjournalonline.com
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  • 6/30/2016 1:40:44 PM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Bream fishing strong all around the lake
  • Yes, the North Georgia Redfish will be biting. Those big carp love beach areas, camp ground coves and marinas. Chum out some canned corn, hook a few kernels on a small Aberdeen style crappie hook with a small split shot. Secure the rod and wait for the act
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 6/30/2016 10:05:59 AM
  • Trip to north Georgia mountains teaches youth about fishing, wildlife
  • Years ago, when Greg Davis was just a kid, an uncle living in the north Georgia mountains hooked him on trout fishing. Davis, now living in Evans, for more than 20 years has been introducing many middle and high school kids to the same sport. “We go up ...
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 6/26/2016 6:14:30 AM

Georgia Guides/Outfitters

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Georgia Fishing Clubs

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Georgia Weather

Athens, GA (30601)

Updated on 12:47 PM

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90°F 

Feels like: 94°F

Wind:250° 7 Kt
Humidity:49% 
Dew Point:68°F
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Sunrise: 06:39 AM 

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