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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.

  • The appetite for Mom's cooking remains, long after the plates are cleaned
  • Let it sit for 30 minutes before serving. When my five sisters and I were growing up in Bethesda, Maryland, in the 1960s, we loved anything Mom cooked for dinner: fried chicken, stroganoff, even fish-Friday frozen fish sticks. Family dinner was an event ..
  • Daily Herald
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  • 5/23/2017 4:17:00 PM
  • $2.8 million fishing-tourney prize to be settled in court: report
  • Three New Jersey men were ecstatic last summer when they caught a 236-pound yellowfin tuna to take the category -- and a $767,000 check -- in Maryland's annual White Marlin Open fishing tournament. Now, it appears, they could win a whole lot more ...
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 5/23/2017 4:14:00 PM
  • Reel Report: It’s a great time to fish
  • But as a matter of fact, you might not need that license right away because the Maryland Department of Natural Resources has allocated three free fishing days this year. On June 3 and 10 and and July 4, you won’t need a fishing license to fish in ...
  • SoMd News
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  • 5/19/2017 3:38:00 AM
  • Maryland: Free Fishing Days in June and July
  • The Maryland Department of Natural Resources invites residents to participate in the state's three, free fishing days in 2017: June 3, June 10 and July 4. They provide a unique opportunity to fish the state's waters without obtaining a fishing license ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/17/2017 6:47:00 AM
  • Nature’s Network
  • For Dan Murphy, Chief of the Division of Habitat Conservation for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Chesapeake Bay Field Office, it provides a foundation for partners to develop a plan for achieving shared goals for Maryland’s Patuxent River watershed.
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 5/16/2017 7:56:00 PM
  • Appetite for Mom's cooking remains, long after the plates are cleaned
  • Let it sit for 30 minutes before serving. When my five sisters and I were growing up in Bethesda, Maryland, in the 1960s, we loved anything Mom cooked for dinner: fried chicken, stroganoff, even fish-Friday frozen fish sticks. Family dinner was an event ..
  • mypalmbeachpost.com
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  • 5/16/2017 11:16:00 AM
  • MICHAEL KNOX BERAN: BARACK OBAMA AND THE VACUOUS POLITICS OF IMAGE
  • Still, "by late spring" 1993, he had done enough to attract a new publisher. With the help of Fisher, who lived in Maryland, Obama had "radically restructured" the book to make it more personal. In December 1993, Obama asked Fisher, "who had been doing so
  • mexicanoccupation.blogspot.com
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  • 5/15/2017 6:11:00 PM
  • Potomac River Muskie Set New Maryland Record
  • The Maryland Department of Natural Resources confirmed a Washington County woman has set a new muskellunge (muskie) nontidal state fishing record. Tessa Cosens, 26, caught a muskie recorded at 32.5 pounds May 6 along the banks of the upper Potomac River ..
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 5/15/2017 2:04:00 PM
  • Md. woman lands ‘Fish of 10,000 Casts’ to set state record
  • WASHINGTON — A Hagerstown, Maryland woman now holds the state fishing record for muskellunge (muskie). The 32.5-pound fish was 49 inches long and had a 24-inch girth. “There’s no other fish that fights like a muskie,” said 26-year-old Tessa Cosens ...
  • WTOP
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  • 5/11/2017 7:53:00 PM
  • Woman sets new Maryland fishing record with 32.5-pound muskie
  • A Washington County woman has set a new muskellunge (muskie) nontidal state fishing record, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources said. Tessa Cosens, 26, caught a 32.5-pound muskie along the upper Potomac River in Washington County Saturday.
  • ABC 2 News
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  • 5/11/2017 4:59:00 PM
  • Muskie Record: Expectant Mom Breaks State Mark
  • The Maryland Department of Natural Resources confirmed a Washington County woman has set a new muskellunge (muskie) nontidal state fishing record. Tessa Cosens, 26, caught a muskie recorded at 32.5 pounds May 6 along the banks of the upper Potomac River ..
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 5/11/2017 3:37:00 AM
  • Stop the Snakeheads Derby June 3 in Maryland
  • The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is hosting the second Annual "Stop the Snakehead Fishing Derby" June 3 at the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historic Park's Pennyfield Lock. Interested anglers can register for the free event here.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/10/2017 5:52:00 AM
  • N.E.: New Lobster Fishing Rules on Way Amid Warming Waters
  • But the board has spent more than a year working on new management measures, and walking away from them now would be a failure, said Mike Luisi, a fisheries manager for the state of Maryland. “We’ve been trying to get the best science available to make ...
  • 95.9 WATD-FM
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  • 5/10/2017 1:35:00 AM
  • New lobster fishing rules on the way amid warming waters
  • But the board has spent more than a year working on new management measures, and walking away from them now would be a failure, said Mike Luisi, a fisheries manager for the state of Maryland. "We've been trying to get the best science available to make ...
  • Madison
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  • 5/9/2017 6:04:00 PM
  • BoatUS By the Numbers
  • Maryland, under a NOAA Marine Debris Removal Grant administered by the BoatUS Foundation (BoatUS.com/fishingnet) $7,755,524,809: The total hull value of all boats insured with BoatUS Marine Insurance (BoatUS.com/insurance) 50%: The percentage of a marina's
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/5/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • A New Predator For Maryland's Most Invasive Fish?
  • Snakehead fish are invasive species. They've been found around the state -- most notably in 2002, a Crofton pond and 2004, in the Potomac River. But don't worry, a new predator has been established, Wall Street Journal reporter Scott Calvert writes.
  • WBAL 1090AM
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  • 5/3/2017 2:56:00 PM
  • First in Md: get driving, hunting, fishing licenses at 1 office
  • ESSEX — Maryland residents will be able to get their hunting, fishing and driver's licenses at the same place in Baltimore County. The Maryland Department of Transportation and the Department of Natural Resources have opened the state's first combined ...
  • The Daily Record
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  • 5/3/2017 10:25:00 AM
  • Joint Maryland offices opening for driving, hunting licenses
  • ESSEX, Md. — Maryland residents will be able to get their hunting, fishing and driver’s licenses at the same place in Baltimore County. The Maryland Department of Transportation and the Department of Natural Resources have opened the state’s first ...
  • The Republic
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  • 5/3/2017 7:57:00 AM
  • Maryland’s Grossest Invasive Fish Has a New Predator: High-End Chefs
  • COLUMBIA, Md.—The state of Maryland has had a take-no-prisoners approach to the northern snakehead, a slimy, toothy invasive fish native to Asia. When hundreds of mostly juvenile snakeheads turned up in a pond in Crofton, Md., in 2002, the progeny of ...
  • The Wall Street Journal
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  • 5/1/2017 3:14:00 PM

Maryland Guides/Outfitters

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Maryland Fishing Clubs

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Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Maryland.

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