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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.


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.

  • Potomac River Flathead & Blue Catfish
  • Saw this article in the local news paper and thought you may find it interesting. "The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is asking that anglers not release [live] flathead or blue catfish back into local waters after they catch them." You can read .
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 4/17/2014 2:04:51 PM
  • Robotic fish feels the flow
  • The robotic fish kept alone in a tank at the University of Maryland, College Park doesn't dazzle with its agility or speed, but it does promise bigger things to come. At the flick of a switch, water flows through the tank. The faceless gray ...
  • The Baltimore Sun
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  • 4/4/2014 7:20:55 PM
  • Right to fish bill advances after Hershey leads floor fight
  • Right to fish bill advances after Hershey leads floor fight By CRAIG O’DONNELL My Eastern Shore, Maryland ANNAPOLIS — In a March 26 floor debate over Senate Bill 929, state Sen. Stephen S. Hershey Jr. took on colleagues ...
  • My Eastern Shore MD
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  • 4/1/2014 12:00:39 PM
  • Fish Fry Friday: Holy Spirit
  • That can only mean one thing: Fish Fry Friday! Each week Heidi Glaus tries to find a parish doing something a little different, so this week she was live in Maryland Heights at Holy Spirit. Click the video player above to see what they have to ...
  • KSDK
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  • 3/28/2014 9:16:35 PM
  • Dundalk Knights of Columbus Serves Up Its Famous Fish Fry For Charity
  • “We’re getting ready for a big day today. We serve the best fish in Maryland, and we’re all volunteers,” said Joe Witomski, Dundalk Knights of Columbus. The money raised will go to charity. “It’s all done for charity. We have a ...
  • CBS Baltimore
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  • 3/28/2014 11:22:27 AM
  • You can’t stop fishing season
  • It is absolutely going to warm up. Still, it did snow around here Tuesday. In Southern Maryland, snowing and fishing go together like a fine porterhouse and peanut butter. Most of us don’t slather peanut butter on top of our steaks ...
  • SoMd News
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  • 3/28/2014 9:20:45 AM
  • Get Ready for Chesapeake Bay’s Trophy Fish
  • During the trophy season that runs through May 15, anglers may catch one rockfish per day measuring more than 28 inches in the Chesapeake Bay from Brewerton Channel to the Maryland/Virginia line and in Tangier and Pocomoke sounds. After May 15 ...
  • Southern Maryland News Net
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  • 3/26/2014 6:41:28 PM
  • 3 Health Benefits of Fish Oil
  • Benefits your bones According to University of Maryland Medical Center, the omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil can help maintain a healthy bone mass. Studies showed that the fatty acids appeared to increase the amount of calcium the body absorbs and ...
  • Peacefmonline
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  • 3/24/2014 4:27:50 PM
  • Move aside winter, it’s fishing season
  • At St. Mary’s Lake, crappie fishing is definitely underway and trout have been stocked into many Southern Maryland waters from Calvert Cliffs Pond in Calvert County to Melwood Pond in Prince George’s and Wheatley Lake at Gilbert Run Park in ...
  • SoMd News
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  • 3/21/2014 4:06:56 AM
  • Zimbabwe: 'The Last Fishing Boat' to Première in U.S.
  • "The Last Fishing Boat", a Malawian film featuring Zimbabwean actress and filmmaker Marian Kunonga has been selected for screening at the 10th annual New African Films Festival scheduled for Maryland, in the United States. The festival began last Thursday
  • AllAfrica
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  • 3/19/2014 10:21:32 AM
  • Old-School Fish Guides
  • This work was “certainly a very large effort and took some ambition to analytically derive,” said David Secor of the University of Maryland, who studies marine migration but was not involved with this study. “Past treatments of fish ...
  • The Scientist
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  • 3/18/2014 11:51:37 PM
  • Best fishing photo sought for Maryland guide cover in 2015
  • The third gobbler I killed was in 1990 while hunting on Pond Hill near McCoole. Relatively early in the morning I sent out a couple yelp calls. Immediately, 75-100 yards away, what sounded like three gobblers got into a fight.
  • Cumberland Times News Homepage
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  • 3/16/2014 12:30:58 AM
  • Best fishing photo sought for Maryland guide cover in 2015
  • along with a 2015 State Park Passport. Brian Richardson is confident that the Maryland Fisheries Service will, little by little and year by year, get to the point where full production is restored to the state’s trout hatchery system, meaning that fish ...
  • Cumberland Times-News
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  • 3/16/2014 12:30:58 AM
  • Black drum not a 'glamour fish' but can put up a good fight
  • MIAMI - When saltwater anglers discuss their favorite species, "black drum" is not usually at the top of the list ... Maryland's Chesapeake Bay. Fisheries scientists are now in the midst of conducting a stock assessment for the Atlantic States ...
  • TheSacramento Bee
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  • 3/12/2014 12:10:03 PM
  • Can name change image of a vexing fish?
  • Opinions vary on whether the name should be changed ... s the name of my team. If they want to rename it Nanjemoy seabass or Southern Maryland freshwater fish it’s totally up to them, but I know what it is.” Mike Starrett said he understands why ...
  • So Md
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  • 3/12/2014 4:10:27 AM
  • Can name change image of a vexing fish?
  • The commissioners are hoping to present the winning name to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources for consideration for a name change, though the DNR said it does not have a say in the renaming of species. An official with the U.S. Fish ...
  • SoMd News
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  • 3/11/2014 11:59:55 PM
  • DNR Launches Sport Fishing Guide Cover Photo Contest
  • Calling all photographers! The Department of Natural Resources has a Maryland Fishing Guide cover in need of an exciting snapshot! The shot that best showcases Maryland sport fishing will be featured on the cover of the 2015 Maryland Fishing Guide.
  • Southern Maryland News Net
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  • 3/10/2014 11:10:59 PM
  • Warmer weather causes folks to flock to fish frys
  • MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI)– The beautiful weather caused folks to flock to fish fry across the St. Louis area. At Holy Spirit Parish in Maryland Heights a clergy member starts cooking every Friday in Lent. Father Rick Bockskopf is a pastor ...
  • KPLR 11
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  • 3/8/2014 2:56:27 AM
  • Warmer weather causes folks to flock to fish frys
  • MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI)– The beautiful weather caused folks to flock to fish fry across the St. Louis area. At Holy Spirit Parish in Maryland Heights a clergy member starts cooking every Friday in Lent. Father Rick Bockskopf is a pastor ...
  • Fox2now
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  • 3/8/2014 1:30:33 AM
  • FRANK WEAVER, JR.: More of the best Lenten fish fries
  • Also featured are grilled Atlantic cedar plank salmon served Dietz’s-style with rice and veggies and Guinness beer-battered fish and chips, lemon-pepper pollock and two Maryland crab cakes, pan-seared and drizzled with key-lime aioli.
  • Suburbanite
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  • 3/7/2014 7:15:20 AM
  • FRANK WEAVER, JR.: More of the best Lenten fish fries
  • Last week you selected your favorite Lenten fish fry spots, and I must say you surprised me with ... lemon-pepper pollock and two Maryland crab cakes, pan-seared and drizzled with key-lime aioli. Each Lenten Friday, Dietz’s also features ...
  • Canton Repository
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  • 3/5/2014 11:59:52 PM
  • Fish ’n chips time at the club
  • ... stop in the Borough for fish and chips every Friday. While Lopes is a veteran of the club and its fish fry, his wife, Katherine, said that as a Maryland native, the experience remains novel for her. “It’s the best cod I’ve ever eaten,” she ...
  • Westerly Sun
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  • 2/28/2014 11:51:29 PM
  • Protecting fish and wildlife is a high priority
  • In order to do this effectively, Coastal Bays, along with multiple partners including the citizens of Worcester County, towns of Ocean City and Berlin, National Park Service, the Maryland Department ... Water Quality, Fish and Wildlife ...
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 2/28/2014 9:35:28 PM
  • Startup Maryland bus tour travels to Fishing Creek
  • Started three years ago by Ricky Fitzhugh and John Shockley, the Hoopers Island Oyster Aquaculture Co. is inspiring additional growers in the area, including Scott Robinson Sr. and Jr. and their Madhouse Oysters across Back Creek. The company has also ...
  • The Star Democrat and you
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  • 2/27/2014 7:56:27 PM
  • Bob Jones' fishing report Feb. 26
  • OCEAN Last weekend's taste of spring-like weather provided local fishermen with ideal conditions for late winter wreck fishing off of the Delaware and Maryland coast. A link to this page will be included in your message.
  • Delaware Online
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  • 2/27/2014 1:41:14 AM

Maryland Guides/Outfitters

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Maryland Fishing Clubs

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Maryland Weather

Annapolis, MD (21405)

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