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Fishing Virginia

EZFishing brings you Virginia'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 9384 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Virginia Fishing Resources

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

Virginia Fishing Regulations

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


Virginia 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 Virginia Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Virginia's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Virginia Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Virginia.

  • Pesticide Chemical Spill Kills Tens of Thousands of Fish in Virginia
  • The agricultural industry’s chemical purveyors, Monsanto included, pride themselves on being “sustainable,” but time and time again we see that these promises don’t exactly hold water. Case in point: the latest incident of large-scale ecological ...
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  • 8/18/2017 6:08:00 AM
  • August Newsletter - Beer, Football & Fishing in Virginia's Blue Ridge
  • There is still time for a summer vacation in Virginia's Blue Ridge! August is Virginia Craft Beer Month, which you can celebrate with some of these delicious summer brews from our craft breweries. It's also a good time of year to cast a line at these great
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  • 8/17/2017 5:23:00 PM
  • Best New Fishing Gear for 2017: 10 Top Picks
  • And at 18” collapsed (30” extended) it definitely is pocket-sized. Cost: $28. Visit Steinhauser Fishing to get more info. boats.com, 150 Granby Street, Norfolk, Virginia, 23510, USA. boats.com is part of the Boats Group Network.
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  • 8/17/2017 1:03:00 PM
  • 3 Great Virginia Bucks
  • Every February, I go to the Western Virginia Sports Show at Expoland in Fishersville to meet the hunters who killed some of the biggest bucks from the previous season. The show is always the first chance for state sportsmen to display their trophies.
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 8/16/2017 5:20:00 AM
  • That Girl: Virginia Chan, Founder of Humid with a Chance of Fishballs
  • Here at Sassy, we love all things Hong Kong, and this month our That Girl relishes in showing off its best bits just as much as we do! Virginia Chan, founder of Hong Kong walking tours company, Humid with a Chance of Fishballs is full of life, and full of
  • sassyhongkong.com
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  • 8/15/2017 10:47:00 PM
  • Rapid Fishing Solutions adds Murray, McDonald
  • Rapid Fishing Solutions, a Virginia-based company that makes fishing accessories, announced today it has added Elite Series angler John Murray and FLW Tour competitor Bill McDonald to its team of pro ambassadors. Regional angler Nicholas Bodsford was also
  • BassFan
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  • 8/9/2017 9:02:00 PM
  • More than 40,000 fish died in Virginia chemical spill
  • Largemouth bass were among the fish casualties in the spill. ROANOKE, Va. — Environmental officials say more than 40,000 fish died as a result of last week’s chemical spill in a Virginia creek. The state Department of Environmental Quality said in a ...
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  • 8/7/2017 7:54:00 PM
  • Consistency, variety mark summertime fishing at WV locks
  • In the Kanawha River, that could be a lot of things. Biologists consider the river to be one of West Virginia’s best mixed-bag fisheries. At the dams, where fish tend to congregate, anglers can tie into as many as 18 species — smallmouth, largemouth ...
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  • 8/5/2017 8:37:00 PM
  • More than 40,000 fish died in Virginia chemical spill
  • Environmental officials say more than 40,000 fish died as a result of last week's chemical spill in a Virginia creek. The state Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Friday that sunfish, largemouth bass and bullhead catfish were among the
  • wvva.com
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  • 8/5/2017 11:47:00 AM
  • More than 40,000 fish died in Virginia chemical spill
  • ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Environmental officials say more than 40,000 fish died as a result of last week’s chemical spill in a Virginia creek. The state Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Friday that sunfish, largemouth bass and ...
  • WTOP
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  • 8/5/2017 10:18:00 AM
  • 'Fishing immediately:' Visitors flock back to Outer Banks
  • I'm taking the fishing poles off the truck and will start fishing immediately." Baker, who drove down with his wife and five children from Virginia, were among the first to line up on the western side of the Bonner Bridge before police lifted the ...
  • 11abc News
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  • 8/4/2017 10:45:00 PM
  • More than 40,000 fish died in Virginia chemical spill
  • Environmental officials say more than 40,000 fish died as a result of last week's chemical spill in a Virginia creek. The state Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Friday that sunfish, largemouth bass and bullhead catfish were among the
  • Chicago Tribune
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  • 8/4/2017 10:38:00 PM
  • Bass Fishing Down I-79: Great Access in Mountain State
  • While West Virginia offers countless bass fishing opportunities, the lakes that run along the I-79 corridor offer more than just good fishing — they also offer access. Interstate 79 provides the primary thoroughfare for folks traveling north and south ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 8/4/2017 3:52:00 PM
  • DEQ: Tinker Creek herbicide spill killed 40,000 fish
  • That makes it one of the biggest recorded fish kills in Virginia history. It is still unclear how the container holding the chemical was punctured. The latest from WFIR’s Evan Jones.
  • WFIR News Talk Radio
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  • 8/4/2017 2:53:00 PM
  • Fishing report for Aug. 3
  • The Virginia Lakes are both very good, and they were planted with trophy rainbows to seven pounds recently. Flows are finally coming down in the East Walker and it is fishing better than it has in over a month. In the June Lake region, all of the lakes and
  • Bakersfield
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  • 8/4/2017 6:16:00 AM
  • Coast Guard tows disabled fishing boat 70 miles off Virginia coast
  • Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — The U.S. Coast Guard helped a disabled ...
  • WAVY News 10
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  • 8/2/2017 8:50:00 PM
  • Historic Fort Eustis lake reopens for fishing after 40 years
  • Those interested in fishing on the installation must have a valid Virginia fishing license, a saltwater license for fishing the James River or Warwick River, and a freshwater license for fishing at Eustis Lake or Brown’s Lake. In addition to Virginia ...
  • 13newsnow.com
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  • 8/1/2017 7:03:00 PM
  • Chemical Spill in Virginia ?Kills Tens of Thousands of Fish
  • About 165 gallons of an agricultural -use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek over the weekend, resulting in fish kill estimated in the tens of thousands, Virginia officials announced Monday. The chemical was identified as Termix 5301, a type of ...
  • environmentguru.com
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  • 8/1/2017 6:19:00 PM
  • Officials: Chemical spill caused fish kill in Virginia creek
  • ROANOKE, Va. — Virginia officials say about 165 gallons (625 liters) of an agricultural-use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek, resulting in a large fish kill. The Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Monday that a container at ..
  • WRAL
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  • 8/1/2017 10:14:00 AM
  • Officials: Chemical spill caused fish kill in Virginia creek
  • ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - Virginia officials say about 165 gallons (625 liters) of an agricultural-use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek, resulting in a large fish kill. The Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Monday that a container
  • wearewvproud.com
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  • 8/1/2017 2:12:00 AM
  • Officials: Chemical spill caused fish kill in Virginia creek
  • ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Virginia officials say around 165 gallons of an agricultural-use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek, resulting in a large fish kill. The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Monday that a container ...
  • WTOP
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  • 7/31/2017 10:24:00 PM
  • Officials: Chemical spill caused fish kill in Virginia creek
  • ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Virginia officials say around 165 gallons of an agricultural-use chemical leaked into a Roanoke-area creek, resulting in a large fish kill. The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality said in a statement Monday that a container ...
  • Fire Engineering
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  • 7/31/2017 6:49:00 PM

Virginia Guides/Outfitters

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Virginia Fishing Clubs

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