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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.

  • Is Pitching Practical For Me?
  • Hey guys. Im here in Maryland and decided to close this season 2 wks ago before the cold front after landing my pb of 4 lbs. This is my first year fishing and I only bank fish. My plans to make it through winter were to practice and learn pitchin and ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 11/21/2014 11:58:08 PM
  • Taking our heroes fishing
  • The PRFC has invited representatives from Maryland, D.C., and Virginia to discuss the largemouth bass fishery in their respective jurisdictions, including what they know regarding the population trends based upon data they have been collecting. If you’re .
  • Gazette Net
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  • 11/21/2014 5:14:17 AM
  • Council Unanimously Supports Fishing Marketing Effort
  • Lenox has created a Fish in OC trade show booth and has already booked six outdoor trade shows scattered through New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland and Pennsylvania where he will market Ocean City as a fishing destination. Lenox and D3Corp has also created a .
  • The Dispatch
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  • 11/20/2014 11:37:51 PM
  • Britain’s Saucy Fish Co. lays anchor at Giant Foods
  • The Saucy Fish Co. sent me samples of the four items that Giant Foods based out of Landover, Maryland has on their shelves: Salmon with Chili, Lime & Ginger Dressing Tilapia with Mango & Chili Dressing Salmon with Sweet Soy & Chili Dressing Ready to Enjoy
  • Examiner
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  • 11/17/2014 8:10:50 AM
  • Delights of cold water fishing
  • (Maryland regulations mandate a closed season for keeping pickerel in tidal waters between March 15 and April 30.) The white perch, yellow perch and pickerel fishing just seems to improve the colder the weather, while bass and stripers depart. But every ..
  • Carroll County Times
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  • 11/16/2014 4:08:38 AM
  • Md. Animal Hospital needs fish for young bald eagles
  • ABINGDON, Md. (WUSA9) -- A Maryland Animal Hospital is asking the public to donate fish to help feed two juvenile bald eagles in their care. The Chadwell Animal Hospital is currently caring for two injured juvenile bald eagles. The hospital is low on fish
  • WUSA 9
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  • 11/14/2014 12:36:16 AM
  • Md. Animal Hospital needs fish for young bald eagle
  • ABINGDON, Md. (WUSA9) -- A Maryland Animal Hospital is asking the public to donate fish to help feed a juvenile bald eagles in their care. The Chadwell Animal Hospital is currently caring for a juvenile bald eagle name Glenda. Glenda was brought to the ...
  • WUSA 9
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  • 11/14/2014 12:36:16 AM
  • Concept Pitched To Market Ocean City As Major Fishing Destination
  • Lenox has created a Fish In OC trade show booth and has already booked six outdoor trade shows scattered through New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland and Pennsylvania. “There is everything from fishing to hunting, to people selling jet skis and RVs.
  • The Dispatch
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  • 11/12/2014 6:25:13 PM
  • Why are so many fish in the Chesapeake Bay suddenly intersex?
  • Maryland Senators Benjamin L. Cardin and Barbara Mikulski announced today that the University of Maryland would receive a $238,055 federal grant to study why so many intersex fish have been found in the Chesapeake Bay region. The grant was awarded by the .
  • Science Recorder
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  • 10/29/2014 2:42:37 AM
  • UM to study intersex fish in Bay region
  • The University of Maryland has been awarded a $238,055 federal grant to study the factors behind the intersex fish found in various places in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, Sens. Benjamin L. Cardin and Barbara A. Mikulski announced Tuesday. The grant ...
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 10/28/2014 5:31:25 PM
  • Kevin Cuneo: Anglers travel to fish here
  • It's amazing how many anglers keep coming to Erie to fish for steelhead trout. I chatted last week with Alfred Aiken, who travels here from Maryland every fall, to cast for the big ones. Aiken said he's fished all over the U.S. and Canada, but the ...
  • Goerie
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  • 10/27/2014 12:00:21 AM
  • Without a reel, tenkara fishing really catches on in Maryland
  • Forget about “Western” fly-fishing rods. The new rage around the area is tenkara fishing. One appeal of tenkara fishing? No reel. On tenkara fishing: "There is an innate connection with nature, more so than most fishing has." Rob Lepczyk hadn't been in ...
  • The Baltimore Sun
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  • 10/25/2014 4:20:25 AM
  • Dead fish causing a stink at Creve Coeur Lake park
  • MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI)-For the past week, the St. Louis County Parks Department has been removing about 100 dead fish a day from Creve Coeur Lake. Walkers, joggers and cyclists don’t like the smell. Experts said they are Asian Carp. Just last month ..
  • Fox2now
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  • 10/24/2014 9:32:23 PM
  • Dead fish causing a stink at Creve Coeur Lake park
  • MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI)-For the past week, the St. Louis County Parks Department has been removing about 100 dead fish a day from Creve Coeur Lake. Walkers, joggers and cyclists don’t like the smell. Experts said they are Asian Carp. Just last month ..
  • KPLR 11
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  • 10/23/2014 11:56:45 PM
  • Blind Cave Fish may Provide Insight on Eye Disease
  • McGaugh and colleagues from 10 institutions around the world, including Harvard University and the University of Maryland, detail the first-ever de novo genome assembly for a species of blind cave fish (Astyanax mexicanus) commonly known as the Mexican ...
  • Med India
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  • 10/23/2014 2:02:36 PM
  • Liberia: Fisher Man Drowns in Fish Town
  • A fisher man identified as Dio Nyemah was recently found dead in the Atlantic Ocean in Maryland County after he went fishing. According to our reporter Dio Nyermah left his residence on Sunday to carry out his regular fishing expedition which is his only .
  • AllAfrica
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  • 10/12/2014 11:55:28 PM
  • State DNR certifies two record fishing catches
  • The Maryland Department of Natural Resources Fisheries Service recently certified a new freshwater-division white perch record and an Atlantic division cobia record. On Sept. 5, James Stiars of Baldwin caught a 1.7-pound white perch in Loch Raven Reservoir
  • The Baltimore Sun
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  • 10/12/2014 7:20:28 AM
  • State DNR certifies two record fishing catches
  • The Maryland Department of Natural Resources Fisheries Service recently certified a new freshwater-division white perch record and an Atlantic division cobia record. On Sept. 5, James Stiars of Baldwin caught a 1.7-pound white perch in Loch Raven Reservoir
  • Baltimore Sun
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  • 10/12/2014 7:20:28 AM
  • Outdoors: State needs new ideas for fishing competition
  • With the recent announcement — a might corny one I must say — of Diamond Jim's "retirement" from Maryland's Fishing Challenge, why not try something different? Or better yet, why not do something similar to (or even copy outright) the Virginia ...
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 10/12/2014 3:17:05 AM
  • Southern students win state fishing tournament
  • OAKLAND — Joe McClosky and Morgan Winegardner, fishing for the Southern Garrett Bass Slayers, won first place at the Maryland State High School Bass Fishing Championships on the Potomac River in Charles County recently. The pair’s two-fish weight of 5 ...
  • Cumberland Times News Homepage
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  • 10/10/2014 12:52:07 PM

Maryland Guides/Outfitters

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Maryland Fishing Clubs

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