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Fishing Maryland

EZFishing brings you Maryland'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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Maryland Fishing Resources

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

Maryland Fishing Regulations

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Maryland 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 Maryland Government Agencies

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

Maryland Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Maryland.

  • Outdoors: Options abound for hunters, anglers
  • Contact Michael Luisi at 410-260-8341. Sept. 27: Rockfish Open, weigh-ins at Mikes Crab House, Edgewater. Benefits Maryland Special Olympics. Contact rockfishopen.com or call 242-1515 ext. 503.
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 8/30/2014 11:20:34 PM
  • Plant City church plans Saturday fish fry, yard sale
  • PLANT CITY St. Mary’s Community Church will have a fish fry and yard sale starting at 7 a.m. Saturday at a fish market at Alsobrook and Maryland streets. Clothing, household items and more will be available at the yard sale. Fish sandwiches will be sold ..
  • The Tampa Tribune
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  • 8/28/2014 10:37:00 AM
  • Ghost Fishing: How To Prevent Lost Traps
  • Fisheries in the study include the Dungeness crab fisheries in Alaska and Puget Sound; the blue crab fisheries in Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina; the spiny lobster fishery in Florida; and the coral reef fish fishery in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
  • Science 2.0
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  • 8/27/2014 2:05:47 PM
  • Fishing Forecast: Blue fish moving north of Bay Bridges
  • Benefits Maryland Special Olympics. Contact rockfishopen.com or call 242-1515 ext. 503. Nov. 8: "Fish For A Cure" Rockfish Tournament. Register at fishforacure.org. Nov. 21-23: MSSA 22nd annual Chesapeake Bay Fall Rockfish Classic. Register at MSSA.net.
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 8/27/2014 1:22:50 PM
  • Kayak Fishing Event for Wounded Warriors
  • The Maryland Chapter of Heroes on the Water is holding a Kayak Fishing Event for wounded warriors, veterans and first responders at Solomons, Maryland, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 20, 2014. Heroes on the Water helps our nation’s warriors, veterans and ...
  • Southern Maryland News Net
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  • 8/22/2014 11:27:04 AM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: New blue marlin record at MidAtlantic
  • That certainly payed off for Why Not from Maryland. as they boated a new tournament record of 847 pounds. However, the biggest money in the contest will go to Dave Anderson of Medford if his 81-pound white marlin on Krazy Salts stands up. As the fish came
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 8/21/2014 9:51:02 PM
  • Lakes/rivers/ponds In Northern Virginia
  • Does anyone know of some good places to fish in northern Virginia(up next to the Maryland border.) Any help would be appreciated:) Also if you know any spots to fish the major rivers like the Potomac or such. I'd be looking for carp, bass, pike ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 8/21/2014 6:23:26 PM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Only 20 boats fished Wednesday in MidAtlantic
  • It was a bit choppy this morning as only 20 boats headed to the canyons to fish in the MidAtlantic Tournament from Cape May and Ocean City, Maryland. That left 107 boats taking a lay day before using up their eligibility during the last two days of the ...
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 8/20/2014 10:49:29 PM
  • Fishing Forecast: Spanish mackerel, bluefish reports on rise
  • Benefits Maryland Special Olympics. Contact rockfishopen.com or call 242-1515 ext. 503. Nov. 8: "Fish For A Cure" Rockfish Tournament. Register at fishforacure.org. Nov. 21-23: MSSA 22nd annual Chesapeake Bay Fall Rockfish Classic. Register at MSSA.net.
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 8/20/2014 12:41:01 PM
  • Scraping the Seafloor for Fish Harms Biodiversity
  • Bottom trawling in the Gulf of Mexico. COURTESY OF NASA, IMAGE CREATED BY JESSE ALLEN, USING DATA OBTAINED FROM UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND'S GLOBAL LAND COVER FACILITY Fishing boats have dragged nets across the seafloor in pursuit of bottom-feeding fish and ..
  • Scientific American
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  • 8/19/2014 12:49:22 PM
  • Exotic fish species benefit from dam removal, but trout and salmon suffer
  • Northern pike and carp up to 15 pounds also have been caught. Information provided by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources states that white catfish feed on fish eggs. They also devour small fish, aquatic insects, small crustaceans and aquatic plan
  • Centralmaine
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  • 8/18/2014 3:39:22 AM
  • Shark fishing is as easy as fishing in a barrel
  • Maryland-based captain Dan McClarren caught an estimated 15-foot-long great white last August while fishing for sand tigers just 3 miles off the Oceanfront. “It was every bit of 15 feet,” McClarren said of his fish. “And it likely topped 700 to 800 ...
  • Tri Cities
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  • 8/17/2014 9:05:40 PM
  • Shark fishing trips fascinate off Virginia Beach coast
  • Maryland-based captain Dan McClarren caught an estimated 15-foot-long great white last August while fishing for sand tigers just 3 miles off the Oceanfront. “It was every bit of 15 feet,” McClarren said of his fish. “And it likely topped 700 to 800 ...
  • Times Dispatch
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  • 8/17/2014 8:15:33 PM
  • Fighting (Tasty) Invasive Fish With Forks And Knives
  • The northern snakehead hangs out in grassy shallows, making it hard to catch. But a couple of years ago, Maryland started promoting the snakehead as an eating fish. Its harvest has increased from zero to 5,000 pounds a year. Blue catfish is another alien .
  • KPBS
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  • 8/17/2014 8:19:44 AM
  • Fighting (Tasty) Invasive Fish With Forks And Knives
  • The northern snakehead hangs out in grassy shallows, making it hard to catch. But a couple of years ago, Maryland started promoting the snakehead as an eating fish. Its harvest has increased from zero to 5,000 pounds a year. Blue catfish is another alien .
  • NPR News
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  • 8/17/2014 5:20:46 AM
  • New fishing regulations up for comment in Frostburg on Aug. 26
  • I applaud Tom O’Connell and his troops at the Maryland Fisheries Service for scheduling a meeting in Frostburg so that the angling public can learn about and comment upon some very interesting new fishing regulations that are being considered.
  • Cumberland Times News Homepage
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  • 8/17/2014 3:40:33 AM
  • Fighting (Tasty) Invasive Fish With Forks And Knives
  • The northern snakehead hangs out in grassy shallows, making it hard to catch. But a couple of years ago, Maryland started promoting the snakehead as an eating fish. Its harvest has increased from zero to 5,000 pounds a year. Blue catfish is another alien .
  • OPB
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  • 8/17/2014 2:21:49 AM
  • Feathering nest with fish catchers
  • Confidence in your lure can go a fair way to bring success on the water. Sport Fishing Commission Honors Torrey Brown: Maryland's Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission recently honored the legacy of Torrey Brown, the former Secretary of the Department of ...
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 8/16/2014 7:26:38 PM
  • Outdoors: Feathering nest with fish catchers
  • Confidence in your lure can go a fair way to bring success on the water. Sport Fishing Commission Honors Torrey Brown: Maryland's Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission recently honored the legacy of Torrey Brown, the former Secretary of the Department of ...
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 8/16/2014 7:26:38 PM
  • Ill man helped from fishing boat off OC
  • Ill man helped from fishing boat off OC A man who fell ill on a boat east of Ocean City was assisted by the U.S. Coast Guard Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2014/08/16/man-helped-fishing-boat-oc
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 8/16/2014 2:47:28 PM
  • Coast Guard rescues man from fishing boat off OC
  • Coast Guard rescues man from fishing boat off OC A man who fell ill on a boat east of Ocean City was assisted by the U.S. Coast Guard Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2014/08/16/man-helped ...
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 8/16/2014 2:47:28 PM

Maryland Guides/Outfitters

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Maryland Fishing Clubs

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Maryland Weather

North Ocean City, MD (21842)

Updated on 18:40 PM

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77°F 

Feels like: 77°F

Wind:210° 7 Kt
Humidity:82% 
Dew Point:71°F
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Sunrise: 06:25 AM 

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