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Fishing Nevada

EZFishing brings you Nevada'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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Nevada Fishing Resources

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

Nevada Fishing Regulations

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Nevada 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 Nevada Government Agencies

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

Nevada Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Nevada.

  • Genetics rewrites story of fish species trapped in single hole
  • The Devils Hole pupfish (Cyprinodon diabolis) — whose population dropped as low as 35 individuals in 2013 — lives in the Mojave desert in Nevada (near California's famous Death Valley National Park) inside an isolated, flooded cavern with just one ...
  • Nature
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  • 1/28/2016 1:27:06 AM
  • Drought, algae bloom blamed for Nevada reservoir's dead fish
  • LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — A drought-fueled algae explosion may have killed off all the fish at Rye Patch Reservoir and state wildlife officials say it could take years to rebuild the popular northern Nevada fishery known for its trophy-sized walleye and ...
  • Fox 11
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  • 1/27/2016 10:35:18 PM
  • Death Valley fish a 'recent arrival'
  • "The ages we've come up with for the Devils Hole fish do overlap with the great flood of 1862, which was the largest rainfall event ever recorded for California/Nevada. "We also know that pupfish eggs are adhesive and will stick to vegetation, so it's ...
  • BBC
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  • 1/27/2016 3:32:58 PM
  • Drought, Algae Bloom Blamed For Fish Deaths
  • Scientists say an algae bloom may have killed all the fish at a Northern Nevada reservoir that was a popular fishing spot. Rye Patch Reservoir is about 100 miles northeast of Reno, known for its giant catfish, small-mouthed bass, walleye and wipers ...
  • Capital Public Radio
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  • 1/26/2016 9:10:35 PM
  • Drought, algae bloom blamed for Nevada reservoir's dead fish
  • LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) - A drought-fueled algae explosion may have killed off all the fish at Rye Patch Reservoir and state wildlife officials say it could take years to rebuild the popular northern Nevada fishery known for its trophy-sized walleye and giant
  • KTNV
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  • 1/25/2016 7:02:56 PM
  • Drought, algae bloom blamed for fish deaths in Nevada
  • LOVELOCK (AP) — A drought-fueled algae explosion may have killed off all the fish in Rye Patch Reservoir, and state wildlife officials say it could take years to rebuild the popular northern Nevada fishery known for its trophy-sized walleye and giant ...
  • Elko Daily Free Press
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  • 1/25/2016 9:23:06 AM
  • NDOW: Drought, Algae Bloom Blamed for Reservoir's Dead Fish
  • A drought-fueled algae explosion may have killed off all the fish at Rye Patch Reservoir and state wildlife officials say it could take years to rebuild the popular northern Nevada fishery known for its trophy-sized walleye and giant catfish. Nevada ...
  • KTVN-TV
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  • 1/25/2016 3:39:31 AM
  • Swimming with the World’s Biggest Fish
  • “It's the most significant paper that's been published in my field in the last several years,” says Hogan, who is also a professor at the University of Nevada, Reno and host of the Nat Geo WILD series Monster Fish, which returns for its sixth season ...
  • National Geographic
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  • 1/15/2016 12:55:24 PM
  • Fishing Report for Jan. 14
  • The best places to get out on the river are either the canyon section on the California side or east of Reno on the Nevada side. The entire river is fishable. The best time of day is early afternoon when the sun is high and the water is maybe a degree or .
  • Reno Gazette-Journal
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  • 1/14/2016 2:36:48 PM
  • Bass, perch fishing remain slow at Tenmile Lakes
  • Like the last several winters, western Nevada’s Pyramid Lake is offering some of the world’s best trout fishing. During the last few weeks, shore anglers have dominated the catch with several of the Lahontan cutthroat trout taken each week weighing ...
  • The World
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  • 1/13/2016 3:35:15 PM
  • Southern Nevada fishing report for the week of Jan. 7
  • Striped bass are hitting live shad and anchovies. One angler found some good action by slow trolling at about 100 feet in water pushing 120 feet deep. At the north end of the reservoir, fishermen are reeling in largemouth and smallmouth bass. Jigs and ...
  • Spectrum
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  • 1/7/2016 7:24:17 PM
  • Asian carp could cause some Lake Erie fish to decline, others to increase
  • Other authors of the Transactions of the American Fisheries Society paper, in addition to Zhang, Rutherford and Mason, are Jason Breck of the University of Wisconsin; Marion Wittmann of University of Nevada-Reno; Roger Cooke of Resources for the Future and
  • Eurek Alert
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  • 1/4/2016 3:10:08 PM
  • Ice fishing basics
  • You can also replace the blades on a blade auger while you can’t on a spoon auger. In Nevada, for the purposes of ice fishing, the maximum size hole you can cut in the ice is 10 inches. Obviously the larger the diameter of the hole, the more ice you are ..
  • Elko Daily Free Press
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  • 1/2/2016 2:55:12 AM
  • Southern Nevada fishing report for the week of Jan. 1
  • Government Wash has some great fishing to catch bait before catching striped bass and catfish. Lots of striper activity has made for a fun week on the water. Shad has also proven to be a successful bait. Check the weather before you head out and be careful
  • Spectrum
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  • 12/31/2015 8:37:00 PM
  • Of course this Nevada New Year's tradition involves fishing
  • Of course this Nevada New Year's tradition involves fishing The Jan. 1 fishing opener at Topaz Lake is a unique way to start the new year Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1QZiwoC
  • Reno Gazette-Journal
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  • 12/30/2015 7:16:28 AM
  • Nevada fishing report for the week of Dec. 25
  • More winter storms with windy conditions are in and out of the forecast. Check the weather before you head out, and be careful. Shad has proven to be a successful bail. Government wash has some great fishing to bait for catching striped bass and catfish.
  • Spectrum
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  • 12/23/2015 3:45:50 PM
  • Lahontan Cutthroat Trout: 3 Facts About Nevada's Official State Fish
  • 1. It's native: The Lahontan cutthroat trout is native to Nevada and is said to exist in nearly all of the state’s 17 counties. The fish was thought to be extinct in the 1940s, but conservationists, biologists, and hatchery managers worked together to ...
  • News Max
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  • 12/21/2015 7:22:58 PM
  • Nevada fishing report for the week of Dec. 11
  • Striper fishing has been good on Lake Mead in the Overton Arm and Las Vegas Wash areas. The fish have been biting on anchovies and shad. There are reports of fisherman with catches averaging 10 or more stripers at the north end of Lake Mead. Anglers ...
  • Spectrum
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  • 12/10/2015 10:06:20 PM
  • Fish die off for third year at Sparks Marina
  • For the third winter in a row, the Sparks Marina is experiencing a fish die-off. The city of Sparks and the Nevada Department of Wildlife received reports over the weekend of dead fish being noticed in the lake, and the city estimates that fewer than 100 .
  • Reno Gazette-Journal
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  • 12/8/2015 12:28:53 PM
  • Lack of oxygen kills more than 40 Sparks Marina fish
  • The dead fish are the result of oxygen depletion, said Chris Healy, spokesman for Nevada Department of Wildlife. The fish were found Sunday, but the fish may have started dyeing on Friday or Saturday , he said Monday. This is the third time in three years
  • News 4
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  • 12/7/2015 11:07:09 PM
  • Use caution when fishing out on ice
  • This year Topaz Lodge has planted more tagged fish than ever before and they have included some rather large rainbows. The Nevada Department of Wildlife has planted over 12,000 pounds of rainbow trout in just the last couple months. Weather permitting ...
  • Record-Courier
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  • 12/4/2015 8:47:33 PM

Nevada Guides/Outfitters

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Nevada Fishing Clubs

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Nevada Weather

Golconda, NV (89414)

Updated on 10:20 AM

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29°F 

Feels like: 36°F

Wind:30° 2 Kt
Humidity:70% 
Dew Point:26°F
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Sunrise: 06:48 AM 

Sunset: 05:14 PM 

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Trend: Waning Crescent 

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