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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

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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.

  • Port Clyde joins list of "major" New England fishing ports
  • Port Clyde joined the list of 18 major fishing ports in New England, a status determined when port revenues ... New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia. In nominal dollars, the 2003 commercial fisheries revenues were 0.2 percent higher than adjusted .
  • workingwaterfront.com
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  • 1/15/2015 11:57:20 PM
  • Are fish in Beef State’s future?
  • Dr. Yonathan Zohar of the Department of Marine Biotechnology at the University of Maryland told the Associated Press that operations like Cardinal Farms are needed to give wild fish stocks a chance to recover from overfishing. “We don’t hunt and gather ...
  • Kearney Hub
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  • 1/15/2015 10:35:37 AM
  • Bob Jones’ fishing report Jan. 14
  • While scattered schools of rockfish were available to anglers trolling the waters off of Delaware and Maryland a couple of weeks ago, the blast of arctic air that moved through the area last week seems to have pushed the linesiders beyond the range of ...
  • Delaware Online
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  • 1/14/2015 4:13:14 PM
  • Anglers Open the New Year with Two State Fishing Records
  • On January 2, two anglers brought in the New Year with Maryland state record tautog and chain pickerel catches. Kenneth Westerfeld of College Point, NY reeled in a 28.8-pound tautog 20 miles southeast of Ocean City while fishing in about 75-feet of water .
  • Southern Maryland News Net
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  • 1/8/2015 6:50:40 PM
  • New App Helps Anglers, DNR Track Fish
  • A new website and smartphone app, on which a group of Maryland-area recreational anglers worked for months, is expected to enhance the quality of a federally-run program that tracks and helps manage recreational fisheries. Based on a similar one first ...
  • Washington Informer
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  • 1/8/2015 4:06:02 PM
  • Fishing report: Yough River
  • Fishermen continue to pick up yellow perch at Yough Dam, said John Spittal of Nicklow's Bait and Tackle in Addison. Northern pike as long as 33 inches have been caught recently in the Maryland portion of the lake, he added. Anglers are eagerly looking ...
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 1/4/2015 11:56:04 PM
  • The Fish That Inspired a Woman to Help Save a Species
  • Shana Miller was fresh out of college in 1998 when she came face-to-face with one of the fastest fish in the sea. She and her friends battled for three hours to haul a 154-pound bluefin tuna aboard their boat off the Maryland coast. And when she finally ..
  • The Huffington Post
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  • 1/4/2015 5:55:10 AM
  • Editorial, 1/3: Fish farming far from the sea
  • Dr. Yonathan Zohar of the Department of Marine Biotechnology at the University of Maryland told the Associated Press that operations like Cardinal Farms are needed to give wild fish stocks a chance to recover from overfishing. “We don’t hunt and gather ...
  • Lincoln Journal Star
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  • 1/3/2015 5:27:43 AM
  • Around Annapolis: Reeling in some fun at police fishing camp
  • Tuesday was rockfishing day, a success thanks to members of the Broadneck/Magothy River chapter of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association, who donated their time, boats and equipment. The fishing theme carried through the week, with swimming ...
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 1/1/2015 11:59:37 PM
  • Santa Delivers Gifts To The Fish
  • This week he has been busy visiting the fish in places like National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland, the Florida Keys, Paris, and England. That ho-ho-ho sounds a whole lot different coming through scuba gear. In this case Santa's bag is filled with fish .
  • Pets Lady
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  • 12/25/2014 1:59:28 PM
  • Fish Farming
  • chairman of the Department of Marine Biotechnology at the University of Maryland. “If you look at the U.S. production numbers, it’s mostly catfish — which is a good industry, but we need to be looking at some of the marine species we’ve been ...
  • Salina Journal
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  • 12/24/2014 11:54:48 PM
  • New app helps anglers, DNR track fish
  • WASHINGTON — A new website and smartphone app, on which a group of Maryland-area recreational anglers worked for months, is expected to enhance the quality of a federally run program that tracks and helps manage recreational fisheries. Based on a similar .
  • The Cecil Whig
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  • 12/23/2014 7:31:08 PM
  • Startup Maryland bus tour travels to Fishing Creek
  • Startup Maryland bus tour travels to Fishing Creek By GAIL DEAN gdean@dorchesterstar.com My Eastern Shore, Maryland FISHING CREEK — Startup Maryland’s Pitch Across Maryland 2.0 bus tour traveled here Tuesday, Sept. 10, to create a video for the Hoopers ...
  • My Eastern Shore MD
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  • 12/22/2014 11:57:10 PM
  • Fishing tournament boater rescues 4 from sinking boat
  • AVirginia Beach fire department boat arrived and escorted the good samaritan vessel, captained by Matt Rosquokam of Maryland, to the Va. Beach Fishing Center. The four boaters -- owner Pat O'Rourke, along with Robert Barron, Janson Stone, Brian Hamilton ..
  • 13newsnow.com
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  • 12/21/2014 11:58:21 PM
  • Fish farming finds its way to land-locked Midwest
  • chairman of the Department of Marine Biotechnology at the University of Maryland. “If you look at the U.S. production numbers, it’s mostly catfish — which is a good industry, but we need to be looking at some of the marine species we’ve been ...
  • Casa Grande Valley Newspaper
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  • 12/17/2014 12:54:23 AM
  • Fish Farming Finds Its Way to Land-Locked Midwest
  • chairman of the Department of Marine Biotechnology at the University of Maryland. "If you look at the U.S. production numbers, it's mostly catfish — which is a good industry, but we need to be looking at some of the marine species we've been running out of
  • Ag Web
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  • 12/15/2014 11:58:19 PM
  • New app helps anglers, DNR track fish
  • A new website and smart phone app, on which a group of Maryland-area recreational anglers worked for months, is expected to enhance the quality of a federally run program that tracks and helps manage recreational fisheries. Based on a similar one first ...
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 12/15/2014 1:28:23 PM
  • Fish farming finds its way to land-locked Midwest
  • chairman of the Department of Marine Biotechnology at the University of Maryland. "If you look at the U.S. production numbers, it's mostly catfish — which is a good industry, but we need to be looking at some of the marine species we've been running out of
  • U-T San Diego
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  • 12/13/2014 9:08:53 PM
  • Fish farming finds its way to land-locked Midwest
  • chairman of the Department of Marine Biotechnology at the University of Maryland. "If you look at the U.S. production numbers, it's mostly catfish — which is a good industry, but we need to be looking at some of the marine species we've been running out of
  • CNS News
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  • 12/13/2014 10:31:48 AM
  • Fish Farming Finds its Way to Midwest
  • chairman of the Department of Marine Biotechnology at the University of Maryland. "If you look at the U.S. production numbers, it's mostly catfish - which is a good industry, but we need to be looking at some of the marine species we've been running out of
  • WDIO-TV
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  • 12/13/2014 10:10:19 AM
  • Fishing trip ends in death for two
  • Stanley Speekman, 52, from Ellenwood, Ga. (south of Atlanta) and Ronald Walker, 61, from Maryland had permission from the property owner to fish on an approximately 3-acre pond near the intersection of Highway 52 West and Davis Chapel Road. “On sunday ...
  • The Dahlonega Nugget
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  • 12/3/2014 4:12:56 PM

Maryland Guides/Outfitters

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Maryland Fishing Clubs

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