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Fishing California

EZFishing brings you California'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 13165 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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California Fishing Resources

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

California Fishing Regulations

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


California 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 California Government Agencies

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

California Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in California.

  • 4 Great Options for California Smallmouth Bass
  • California smallmouth bass hold our esteem and fire up our imaginations. When it comes to California bass fishing, you have a much better chance of catching a largemouth or spot on any given cast than a smallmouth. Largemouth fisheries easily outnumber ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 6/4/2018 7:23:00 PM
  • California Fish Grill heading to Walnut Creek, Daly City
  • Until recently, California Fish Grill was a misnomer. You might say it was really the Southern California Fish Grill, a chain of 20 fast-casual eateries based in Irvine. But the company founded in 1998 by Victor Topete has now set its sights on the ...
  • The Mercury News
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  • 6/4/2018 7:02:00 AM
  • California: Fisheries Meetings Set for June
  • The California Fish and Game Commission invites interested stakeholders to join a discussion to explore what may contribute to resiliency and longterm prosperity of fishing communities in California. The discussion is part of an ongoing dialogue to help ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/29/2018 5:48:00 AM
  • California Wildlife Officers Make Over-the-Limit Fishing Bust
  • A fishing vessel out of San Diego came back with 199 fish over the limit. The Red Rooster III Inc., a commercial passenger fishing vessel out of San Diego Harbor, was met by wildlife officers from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife upon its ...
  • Wide Open Spaces
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  • 5/28/2018 1:53:00 PM
  • California fish market buys big octopus but returns it to ocean
  • Giovanni's Fish Market in Morro Bay, Calif., makes its money by selling seafood, but owner Giovanni DeGarimore made news this month when he bought a 70-pound octopus — and set it free. DeGarimore told the Tribune of San Luis Obispo that he's had a change .
  • Los Angeles Times
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  • 5/26/2018 1:23:00 AM
  • How to Fly Fish Sacramento River in Redding, CA
  • If you are interested in learning how to fly fish like a pro in Northern California, you’ll want to go on a guided fishing trip with The Fly Shop in Redding, California. Why should you consider a guided fishing trip? A local guide knows the river like ...
  • nancydbrown.com
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  • 5/26/2018 12:31:00 AM
  • California fish market buys big octopus, returns it to ocean
  • Giovanni's Fish Market in Morro Bay, California, makes its money by selling seafood, but owner Giovanni DeGarimore made news this month when he bought a live 70-pound octopus -- and set it free. DeGarimore tells The Tribune of San Luis Obispo he's had a ..
  • kcra.com
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  • 5/25/2018 9:59:00 PM
  • June 2018 California Department of Fish and Wildlife Calendar
  • Various Days — Bat Talk and Walk at Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area. Various times, 45211 County Road 32 B, Davis (95618). Each year, from June through September, the Yolo Basin Foundation offers “Bat Talk and Walk” tours. The tour begins with a 45-minute ...
  • cdfgnews.wordpress.com
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  • 5/25/2018 6:39:00 PM
  • California fish market buys 70-pound octopus, names it Fred, sets it free
  • A 70-pound octopus named Fred sits in a holding tank at Giovanni’s Fish Market in MorroBay. (Derik Stokes/Giovanni’s Fish Market via AP) MORRO BAY — Giovanni’s Fish Market in Morro Bay, California, makes its money by selling seafood, but owner ...
  • Orange County Register
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  • 5/25/2018 2:33:00 PM
  • California Ocean Salmon Seasons Opening in June
  • Additional sections of the California coast will open up to recreational ocean salmon fishing in June. In the Klamath Management Zone, which is the area between the Oregon/California state line and Horse Mountain (40° 05’ 00” N. latitude), the season ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/10/2018 6:01:00 AM
  • Fish And Wildlife Offers May Activities Calendar
  • Anglers age 16 and over who have a valid California Sport Fishing License may fish after noon. For more information, please contact the Gridley Recreation Department at (530) 846-3264 or Gray Lodge Wildlife Area at (530) 846-7505. Sunday, May 13 — World ..
  • Escalon Times
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  • 5/9/2018 7:25:00 PM
  • California man admits illegally importing protected fish
  • A prize-winning Arowana is seen inside a tank at a tropical and ornamental fish exhibition in Bangkok on October 8, 2016. / AFP / LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA (Photo credit should read LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP/Getty Images) A prize-winning Arowana is seen inside a .
  • KRON4 News
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  • 5/3/2018 3:08:00 AM
  • Senators Work For California Swordfishing
  • Leading recreational fishing organizations applauded Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) for introducing S. 2773, the Driftnet Modernization and Bycatch Reduction Act, to phase out the use of mile
  • Live Shark Tracking
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  • 5/3/2018 2:56:00 AM
  • Senators Work to Bring California Swordfishing Into the 21st Century
  • Alexandria, VA – Leading recreational fishing organizations applauded Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) for introducing S. 2773, the Driftnet Modernization and Bycatch Reduction Act, to phase ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/2/2018 6:53:00 AM

California Guides/Outfitters

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California Fishing Clubs

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Look up the following list of fishing clubs in California.

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