Nevada Fishing Regulations
Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Nevada?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.
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 Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
- Nevada Division of Environmental Protection
- Nevada Department of Wildlife
Nevada Fishing News
Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Nevada.
Joe's Fishing Hole: Perfect weather for fall fishing
- One angler reported a 20 to 30 fish day at Greys Lake using a red and white Mepps spinner. Lots of washed out roads in eastern Nevada due to the storms of July and August and anglers, as well as hunters, should take care when traveling the back roads.
- Elko Daily Free Press
- 10/18/2014 3:52:55 AM
Oct. 17 fish report
- The water temperatures have cooled and the action if decent from the dam all the way to the Nevada border and below. Ten to 20 fish days with browns to 20 inches have been reported. Bridgeport Reservoir continues to drop and the fishing has been improving
- 10/16/2014 9:56:12 PM
Don Q’s Fishing Report for Northern Nevada & Beyond: Oct. 15
- Genealogy Group Meeting: Douglas County Genealogy Group will meet Thursday, October 16, at 1:00 at Carson Valley Methodist Church, 1375 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. Topic: George M. Keele, Attorney at Law, will speak on “Searching for Family Records ...
- 10/16/2014 9:46:03 AM
Climate Change May Force Fish to Relocate to Poles, Study
- The finding is published in the ICES Journal of Marine Science. According to a recent study by the University of Nevada, climate change may be responsible for declination of the adult population of threatened Devils Hole pupfish. The researchers said that
- University Herald
- 10/13/2014 5:10:26 AM
Nevada’s fish weather third summer of drought
- RENO — Northern Nevada’s fish were certainly affected but on the whole appear to have weathered a third summer of drought without any serious crash in population. While some die-offs occurred, trout in the region’s rivers and streams, lakes and ...
- Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 10/11/2014 3:03:57 AM
Fish seem to have weathered 3rd summer of drought
- RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's fish were certainly affected but on the whole appear to have weathered a third summer of drought without any serious crash in population. While some die-offs occurred, trout in the region's rivers and streams, lakes and ...
- Las Vegas Sun
- 10/10/2014 12:27:40 AM
Nevada fish appear to have weathered third summer of drought
- RENO, Nevada — Nevada's fish were certainly affected but on the whole appear to have weathered a third summer of drought without any serious crash in population. While some die-offs occurred, trout in the region's rivers and streams, lakes and reservoirs .
- Daily Journal
- 10/9/2014 1:33:16 AM
Fish appear to have weathered third summer of drought
- Nevada's fish were certainly affected but on the whole appear to have weathered a third summer of drought without any serious crash in population. While some die-offs occurred, trout in the region's rivers and streams, lakes and reservoirs made it to the .
- Reno Gazette-Journal
- 10/1/2014 7:54:59 AM
Fishing report for the week of Sept. 21-27
- It has also been cut back at Donner Lake from 55 cfs to 42 cfs. The only fishable stretch of river is in the canyon section between Boca Bridge and the Nevada state line where the flows are 60 to 80 cfs. By the time the river gets to Mogul, the flows are .
- Reno Gazette-Journal
- 9/25/2014 12:02:30 AM
Free introduction to fly fishing clinic hosted by NDOW
- The Nevada Department of Wildlife is sponsoring an introduction to fly fishing clinic Friday, Oct. 10, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. This clinic is designed for entry level fly anglers and is free to all participants. The class will cover basic gear ...
- Carson Now
- 9/23/2014 9:30:23 AM
Heller Applauds Fish Springs Ranch Water Settlement Legislation
- (Washington, DC) – United States Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) issued the following statement after legislation passed the United States Senate bringing a resolution to the Fish Springs Ranch water settlement in Northern Nevada. Since 2005, the Pyramid Lake .
- 9/21/2014 9:11:16 AM
Sierra fishing report for Sept. 17
- It has been cool in the Bridgeport area and the water temperatures are OK. Fish are spread out in deeper holes and runs on both the Nevada and California sides. Small nymphs and midges fished under an attractor dry are working fairly well. Fish are also ..
- Reno Gazette-Journal
- 9/17/2014 7:03:00 PM
Fall is a good time for striper fishing
- Toby Chandler is the tournament director for the Nevada Striper Club. He said anglers should not to be too quick to turn all of their attention to hunting because they could miss some prime fishing at Lake Mead. The Striper Club held its September fishing
- Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 9/17/2014 12:07:49 PM
New Pyramid Lake guide service offers revolutionary guarantee
- Well, Pyramid Lake is a famous fishery in Northwestern Nevada that has quickly become a destination fishery offering anglers a chance at a 5- to 10-pound cutthroat every time out. Pyramid-On-The-Fly Guide Service is the newest guiding service on the lake .
- 9/16/2014 9:34:30 PM
Feds release emergency flows after fish parasite found in Klamath
- On Monday, September 15, the Yurok Fisheries Program, along with the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service’s California-Nevada Fish Health Center, examined several Klamath River Chinook salmon and confirmed the presence of the deadly parasite, which was ...
- Indy Bay
- 9/15/2014 11:58:52 PM
Millions Spent To Save a Tiny Fish
- His research, conducted at the request of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the National Park Service and the Nevada Department of Wildlife, was published in the journal PeerJ. Beissinger found that transferring too many adult fish to a safe haven in ...
- ABC News
- 9/14/2014 6:27:47 AM
Nevada's new Fish & Wildlife boss is Idaho bull trout expert
- RENO, Nev. -- A federal wildlife official with expertise in the threatened bull trout has been named the new Nevada state director for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Edward Ted Koch has 23 years of experience with the agency, most recently as bull ...
- 9/11/2014 11:56:27 PM
Fish out of water
- In an isolated, small cavern filled with geothermal water in the Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Southern Nevada, there’s a tiny desert fish that lives no where else. And there’s only about 35 of them left. This pool—Devils Hole—is only ...
- News & Review
- 9/11/2014 6:45:39 AM
Climate change threatens desert fish
- RENO, Nev. – For 10,000 years, a tiny iridescent blue fish has lived in the depths of a cavern in Nevada’s desert. But a new study says climate change and warming waters – and its lack of mobility – are threatening its existence and decreasing its ...
- Durango Herald
- 9/2/2014 11:59:58 PM
Hydrologist Says Climate Change Threatening Endangered Fish In Nevada
- LAS VEGAS - Climate change is being blamed for the sharp decline in the population of the nearly-extinct Devils Hole pupfish, which exists only in one small area of southern Nevada east of Death Valley National Park. Hydrologist Mark Hausner at the Desert
- The Center for Public Intergrity
- 9/2/2014 5:44:45 AM
Climate study yields bad news for tiny desert fish
- RENO, Nev. — For 10,000 years, a tiny iridescent blue fish has lived in the depths of a cavern in Nevada's desert. But a new study says climate change and warming waters — and its lack of mobility — are threatening its existence and decreasing its ...
- Las Vegas Sun
- 9/1/2014 7:07:39 PM
Climate study yields bad news for Nevada desert fish
- RENO, Nev. (AP) — For 10,000 years, a tiny iridescent blue fish has lived in the depths of a cavern in Nevada's desert. But a new study says climate change and warming waters — and its lack of mobility — are threatening its existence and decreasing ...
- 9/1/2014 4:30:10 PM
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Nevada Fishing Clubs
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