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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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Find any of the 4027 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Maryland Fishing Resources

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

Maryland Fishing Regulations

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


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.

  • Fish vendor
  • When we lived in Bethesda, Maryland, our frequent visit was to ‘Maria’ fish place to pick up the famous Maryland ‘blue crab.’ The shop owner used to take pride in catching the still alive crabs and pack them for us. A tussle ensured at home of ...
  • Deccan Herald
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  • 7/29/2014 5:10:30 PM
  • Annapolis Police go fishing with the kids
  • The children visited Annapolis Recreation and Park’s Waterworks Park and Truxtun Park to fish, but the highlight of the week was going out with members of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association (MSSA) who provided their boats, equipment ...
  • Eye On Annapolis
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  • 7/28/2014 1:15:28 PM
  • Canoeing and fishing the upper Potomac
  • Since moving to Maryland 25 years ago, I have been interested in paddling and fishing the Paw Paw Bends section of the Potomac River between Paw Paw, West Virginia, and Little Orleans. Primarily, I have focused most of my attention to the Frederick County
  • Frederick News-Post
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  • 7/27/2014 1:56:37 AM
  • Twin Maples fishing report: That’s no fluke!
  • Not typically seen this far north, cobia are a warmer weather fish that don’t really make it any further up the coast than Maryland. Seeing weird species around Block Island isn’t terribly uncommon, though. Last year around this time we had reports of ...
  • The Block Island Times
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  • 7/25/2014 1:54:48 PM
  • Can’t Beat It? Eat It: Snakehead Fish Becomes State Trophy
  • BALTIMORE (WJZ) — From pest to prize. The invasive snakehead fish from Asia that’s been thriving in Maryland waters has been given a makeover into a state trophy fish. Alex Demetrick reports if you can’t beat in, eat it. The first one caught in ...
  • CBS Baltimore
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  • 7/25/2014 1:54:48 PM
  • 83rd Street Fishing Pier Receives Mayoral Dedication
  • Tommaso, 9, from Shelton, Conn., was fishing and Nathan, 9, from Maryland was crabbing from the newly-built pier. Both boys are participating in Stone Harbor Recreation Department’s Fishing Clinic. For years, the old pier attracted young and old as a ...
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 7/23/2014 6:22:02 PM
  • Angling for the benefits of oyster restoration
  • The Tred Avon is targeted for a $14.3 million oyster restoration effort, jointly underwritten by Maryland and the federal government, to begin later this year. The NOAA vessel has been fishing the river monthly from spring through fall since last year to .
  • The Baltimore Sun
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  • 7/21/2014 2:39:31 AM
  • Angling for the benefits of oyster restoration
  • The Tred Avon is targeted for a $14.3 million oyster restoration effort, jointly underwritten by Maryland and the federal government, to begin later this year. The NOAA vessel has been fishing the river monthly from spring through fall since last year to .
  • Baltimore Sun
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  • 7/19/2014 11:56:04 PM
  • Fish With a Cop a success
  • Organizers thank the following sponsors of the program: Giant Food; Maryland DNR for stocking the pond; Camp Airy and director Tim Olson; Zebco, which provided the fishing equipment; Frederick County elementary schools and the PALS program. From left ...
  • Frederick News-Post
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  • 7/13/2014 1:58:54 AM
  • Fishing Forecast | July 10-16
  • Just what effect the storm has on the migration is anybody's guess. Fish could have gone around the outside and ended up off Maryland and New Jersey. With plenty of action available, anglers still continue to focus on flounder and cobia. Cobia numbers are
  • HamptonRoads.com
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  • 7/10/2014 1:40:59 AM
  • Outdoors: Be prepared for jumping fish, white fly hatch
  • The hatch can be spread out over a four-week period." This hatch can even occur in the Maryland section of the river. The hatch of this mayfly eventually moves up river and occurs in feeder streams including the Yellow Breeches Creek turning fish on a ...
  • York Daily Record
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  • 7/9/2014 7:43:04 PM
  • Fishing Maryland’s Deep Creek Lake
  • MCHENRY, Md. — The first thing you notice is the cool air. Nestled in the western mountains of Maryland, not far from the West Virginia border, is a unique lake which can be a gem for a summer retreat. Deep Creek Lake is a highland reservoir that ...
  • Metro News
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  • 7/8/2014 5:06:46 PM
  • VIDEO: Striped bass fishing action
  • These fish are found in US states such as New York, Maryland, New Hampshire and New Jersey. They can also be caught in Canada. The biggest striped bass I have heard of weighed 57 kilograms. I have seen footage of these fish being caught on live eel.
  • ecr.co.za
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  • 7/7/2014 9:58:27 AM
  • VIDEO: Striped bass fishing action
  • These fish are found in US states such as New York, Maryland, New Hampshire and New Jersey. They can also be caught in Canada. The biggest striped bass I have heard of weighed 57 kilograms. I have seen footage of these fish being caught on live eel.
  • m.ecr.co.za
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  • 7/7/2014 9:58:27 AM
  • Hunting and fishing planner
  • Along the Atlantic coast, fluke/flounder fishing has been sporadic, but a few nice keepers were taken in Maryland. Most reports indicate robust sea bass action and a decent offshore tuna bite. Trophy photo guidelines The Reading Eagle will publish a ...
  • Reading Eagle
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  • 7/5/2014 11:58:21 PM
  • 'Fish drop series Opener to somerset
  • The 'Fish return to The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on Monday, July 7th to begin a three-game series against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, with first pitch scheduled for 7:05pm. • Discuss this story on the Atlantic League message board...
  • OurSports Central
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  • 7/5/2014 1:11:07 AM
  • 'Fish Drop Series Finale to Ducks
  • The 'Fish return to The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on Monday, July 7th to begin a three-game series against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, with first pitch scheduled for 7:05pm. The Bridgeport Bluefish are members of the Atlantic League of Professional ...
  • OurSports Central
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  • 7/4/2014 2:38:12 AM
  • Dams a major hurdle for fish headed inland
  • Dams a major hurdle for fish headed inland A survey by the Center for the Inland Bays shows most urgent need at Millsboro Pond. Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2014/06/26/migratory-fish/11418257
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 6/26/2014 7:58:29 PM
  • KI Elks, NRP host 10th annual July 4 kids fishing derby
  • KI Elks, NRP host 10th annual July 4 kids fishing derby By DOUG BISHOP dbishop@kibaytimes.com My Eastern Shore, Maryland STEVENSVILLE — Planning your family activities for July 4th? If you have children, age 15 and under, don’t miss the 10th annual ...
  • My Eastern Shore MD
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  • 6/25/2014 2:56:02 AM
  • Record turnout at Battie Mixon Fishing Rodeo
  • Maryland Physicians Care and Battie Mixon Catfish Club. Other sponsors included CSX Employees, Cumberland Parks and Recreation Department, Oldtown VFW, Oldtown Volunteer Fire Department, The National Park Service, Oldtown Fire and Rescue Squad, Railroad ..
  • Cumberland Times News Homepage
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  • 6/24/2014 1:34:18 PM
  • Fisherman Catching Snakehead Fish in Salisbury City Park
  • The invasive species has been invading Maryland waterways. Last summer, WBOC did a story on a fisherman who caught one in the Wicomico River. And now, with more being caught in the Salisbury City Park, it is concerning news for the anglers who frequent ...
  • WBOC
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  • 6/19/2014 4:10:34 PM

Maryland Guides/Outfitters

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Maryland Fishing Clubs

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Maryland Weather

Annapolis, MD (21405)

Updated on 11:55 AM

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79°F 

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Wind:150° 7 Kt
Humidity:49% 
Dew Point:58°F
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