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Fishing Connecticut

EZFishing brings you Connecticut'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 3453 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Connecticut Fishing Resources

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

Connecticut Fishing Regulations

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


Connecticut 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 Connecticut Government Agencies

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

Connecticut Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Connecticut.

  • 2015 CT Hunting & Fishing Day, Sept. 26th
  • The CT Department of Energy & Environmental Protection is sponsoring Connecticut Hunting & Fishing Day on September 26, 2015, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, at the Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area in Burlington. This FREE family event features a live ...
  • Patch
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  • 8/28/2015 3:55:45 PM
  • Fishing Plus: Bluefish tourney set this weekend
  • Bluefish fishing spots include the reefs off Watch Hill, the Race, Thames River, Sluiceway, Plum Gut, Pigeon Rip, lower Connecticut River (CT DEEP headquarters 37 inch 15 pound bluefish from shore), Long Sand Shoal, Sixmile Reef, Falkner Island area ...
  • The Hour Online
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  • 8/26/2015 11:11:47 AM
  • Pike Fishing Going Into Sept In Ct
  • So as we wind the summer down, I was wondering when Pike fishing will start back up in Connecticut. I heard they were in Wethersfield Cove (you can see it from I-91). Any help or tips? I've actually never caught a Northern Pike.
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 8/24/2015 7:49:33 PM
  • Study: Hunting for bigger fish, game isn't sustainable
  • No one mounts a small fish above a fireplace, he acknowledged. Connecticut’s Spanish-speaking populations, especially in the cities of Bridgeport and Danbury, are under-informed when it comes to... Ansonia eager to put heartbreak of state final in rear ...
  • Connecticut Post
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  • 8/20/2015 6:21:15 PM
  • We need news writers; RIP George Houser; and more
  • over in Connecticut. I've always loved to read actual fishing reports, but the original idea behind the column was to write about anything except fishing, and yet call it a Fishing Report. I grew up in the age of irony, see. Well, I'm very psyched to re ..
  • Bohemian
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  • 8/20/2015 2:36:21 AM
  • Fish And Wildlife Service Seeks 160,000 Acres In 4 States
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would like to acquire more than 160,000 acres of land in states along the Connecticut River as part of its mission to protect land and wildlife in a refuge that runs from near the Canadian border .
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 8/18/2015 7:53:41 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife Service seeks 160,000 acres in 4 states
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would like to acquire more than 160,000 acres of land in states along the Connecticut River as part of its mission to protect land and wildlife in a refuge that runs from near the Canadian border to ...
  • Daily Hampshire Gazette
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  • 8/18/2015 3:35:59 AM
  • US Fish and Wildlife seeks 160K acres in NE
  • MONTPELIER – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would like to acquire more than 160,000 acres of land in states along the Connecticut River as part of its mission to protect land and wildlife in a refuge that runs from near the Canadian border to the ...
  • Burlington Free Press A Gannett Company
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  • 8/17/2015 7:57:52 PM
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service seeks 160k acres in 4 states
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would like to acquire more than 160,000 acres of land in 22 locations in the four states along the Connecticut River. The proposal to acquire the land is part of a draft management plan for the ...
  • Stamford Advocate
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  • 8/17/2015 7:00:36 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife Service seeks 160,000 acres in 4 states
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would like to acquire more than 160,000 acres of land in states along the Connecticut River as part of its mission to protect land and wildlife in a refuge that runs from near the Canadian border ..
  • Seattle Post Intelligencer
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  • 8/17/2015 2:50:03 PM
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service seeks 160k acres in 4 states
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would like to acquire more than 160,000 acres of land in 22 locations in the four states along the Connecticut River. The proposal to acquire the land is part of a draft management plan for ...
  • American-Republican
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  • 8/17/2015 3:44:20 AM
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service seeks 160k acres in 4 states
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would like to acquire more than 160,000 acres of land in 22 locations in the four states along the Connecticut River. The proposal to acquire the land is part of a draft management plan for the ...
  • My Fox Boston
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  • 8/17/2015 2:47:04 AM
  • Connecticut offering 2nd free-fishing license day
  • HARTFORD — Anglers will have a second opportunity to fish for free in Connecticut waters. Saturday marks the second of two free-fishing license days across the state. Residents and non-residents will be able to obtain a free one-day fishing license for ...
  • foxct.com
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  • 8/15/2015 2:02:19 PM
  • CT offering 2nd free-fishing license day
  • (AP) — Anglers will have a second opportunity to fish for free in Connecticut waters. Saturday marks the second of two free-fishing license days across the state. Residents and non-residents will be able to obtain a free one-day fishing license for both ..
  • WWLP 22News
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  • 8/15/2015 11:10:31 AM
  • Free Fishing Day is Saturday, Aug. 15
  • The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has designated Saturday, Aug. 15, as “Free Fishing License” day. Any resident or non-resident can obtain a free one-day fishing license good for both inland and marine districts ...
  • Patch
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  • 8/13/2015 12:57:17 AM
  • Fishing Plus: Make your fall fishing plans now
  • Bluefish fishing spots include the reefs off Watch Hill, the Race, Thames River, Sluiceway, Plum Gut, Pigeon Rip, lower Connecticut River, Long Sand Shoal, Sixmile Reef, Falkner Island area, New Haven Harbor and upper reaches, lower Housatonic River ...
  • The Hour Online
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  • 8/12/2015 10:38:17 AM
  • DEEP hosts Saltwater Fishing Day Saturday at Fort Trumbull State Park
  • During the event, sponsored by the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s No Child Left Inside and Connecticut Aquatic Resource Education programs, certified CARE fishing instructors will be on hand to provide instruction, fishing ...
  • theday.com
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  • 8/11/2015 6:03:17 PM
  • Go Catch a Fish in Connecticut (for free) on August 15
  • Go Catch a Fish in Connecticut (for free) on August 15: DEEP Designates Saturday, August 15 as "Free-Fishing License Day"! Get a free one-day fishing license to spend time outdoors as a family catching great memories (and a fish or two)! Connecticut’s ...
  • news.hamlethub.com
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  • 8/11/2015 4:37:23 PM
  • Connecticut Free Fishing License day on Aug. 15
  • Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has designated Saturday, August 15, as the second of two “Free Fishing License” days scheduled for 2015. As a result of Public Act 14-201, DEEP can designate up to two dates per ...
  • Weston Forum
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  • 8/11/2015 11:36:44 AM

Connecticut Guides/Outfitters

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Connecticut Fishing Clubs

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Connecticut Weather

Taftville, CT (6380)

Updated on 12:30 PM

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76°F 

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Wind:70° 12 Kt
Humidity:56% 
Dew Point:59°F
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