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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

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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.

  • Fishing buddies catch bass at Sutton Lake
  • Walpole owned the johnboat, which had a “For Sale” sign taped to its starboard side. He moved to the area in 2011 from Connecticut and bought the small craft to sample the local freshwater fishing. “We used to fish for striped bass and bluefish in ...
  • The News & Observer
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  • 2/22/2017 4:08:00 PM
  • Winners announced in fishing derby
  • MORRIS — On Saturday, February 11, Fishing Northeast held the third annual Fishing Connecticut Ice Fishing Gala on South Cove, Bantam Lake in Morris. Weather threw all types of curveballs at the organizers the week before the event, from temperatures in ..
  • VoiceNEWS
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  • 2/16/2017 11:17:00 AM
  • Fishing regulations slowly taking shape
  • Last month, political pressure was openly applied by New York, New Jersey and Connecticut fishing interests, politicians and government officials to force an ASMFC vote that falls short of required Recreational Harvest Limit reductions. The ASMFC vote ...
  • Cranston Online
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  • 2/15/2017 11:28:00 PM
  • Summer Flounder Management Plan from Atlantic States MFC
  • The summer flounder regions, which are continued from 2016, are: Massachusetts; Rhode Island; Connecticut through New York; New Jersey; Delaware through Virginia; and North Carolina. In August 2016, the Board and Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/6/2017 7:23:00 AM
  • Moose Plates Help Fish and Wildlife
  • Moose plate dollars also have helped Fish and game conduct fish habitat surveys in rivers and streams and supported work to restore American shad and river herring to the Connecticut River. The Moose Plate program also funds a significant portion ...
  • londonderrynh.net
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  • 2/2/2017 7:04:00 PM
  • New Restrictions on Lobster Fishing Could Be Picked Soon
  • Lobster fishing is experiencing a boom, and prices have also been high. But the species has dwindled in the waters off southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, where it was once plentiful. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is ...
  • NECN
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  • 2/1/2017 12:07:00 AM
  • First Timer Catches Her PB on Lake Okeechobee-Largemouth Bass Fishing
  • What an amazing day, A First Timer Catches Her PB on Lake Okeechobee-Largemouth Bass Fishing. I had the pleasure to fish with Paul and Maryanne from Connecticut today. The Lake conditions were beautiful and the weather could not get better post storm.
  • bassonline.com
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  • 1/31/2017 3:17:00 PM
  • New restrictions on lobster fishing could be in place by May
  • Lobster fishing is experiencing a boom, and prices have also been high. But the species has dwindled in the waters off southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, where it was once plentiful. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is ...
  • Sun-Journal
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  • 1/31/2017 7:53:00 AM
  • New restrictions on lobster fishing could be picked by May
  • Lobster fishing is experiencing a boom, and prices have also been high. But the species has dwindled in the waters off southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, where it was once plentiful. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is ...
  • WTNH
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  • 1/31/2017 6:29:00 AM
  • New restrictions on lobster fishing could be picked by May
  • Lobster fishing is experiencing a boom, and prices have also been high. But the species has dwindled in the waters off southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, where it was once plentiful. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is ...
  • Connecticut Post
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  • 1/31/2017 5:53:00 AM
  • Busy weekend for snowmobilers and Fish and Game
  • She was taken to Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital by 45th Parallel Ambulance for treatment of her injuries. On Saturday evening, Fish and Game received a report of an overdue snowmobiler in the Rump Mountain area of Pittsburg. A large group of off-trail .
  • Berlin Daily Sun
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  • 1/30/2017 9:48:00 PM
  • Seniors Day Slated for Hartford (CT) Boat Show
  • Seminars, demonstrations, personality appearances, and a happy hour, will focus on the recreational activities and lifestyle of senior boaters in Connecticut that day. "How to Get Your Captains License;" and Black Hawk Fishing Charters will present "Catch
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/30/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • Lots of fishing events on tap prior to opening day
  • From The Fly Fishing Show in NJ on January 27 to the Extravaganza with the Connecticut Surfcasters Association on the 28 and a presentation on “Albies on the Fly: Tackle and Tactics” in NYC on February 9, his team is busy. For the best lesson you can ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 1/26/2017 5:43:00 PM
  • On The Water’s Angling Adventures Presents Fly-Fishing The Farmington
  • Join Host Chris Megan and Guide Ron Merly for an exciting adventure fly-fishing Connecticut’s Farmington River.... Continue reading Join Host Chris Megan and Guide Ron Merly for an exciting adventure fly-fishing Connecticut’s Farmington River.
  • onthewater.com
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  • 1/25/2017 7:29:00 PM
  • Artificial Largemouth Bass Fishing Rodman Reservoir North Florida
  • Here is your, Artificial Largemouth Bass Fishing Rodman Reservoir North Florida, report. I had the pleasure of fishing with Brian and his wife Chris from Connecticut. They actually wanted to do some artificial fishing up at the Rodman Reservoir in North ..
  • bassonline.com
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  • 1/22/2017 6:02:00 PM
  • Ice fishing in Connecticut: A cool winter sport
  • If you are interested in fishing you might also be interested in ice fishing and Connecticut Magazine has you covered. In fact, the magazine staff reports: If you fear those frigid weekends with the kids glued to the couch giggling to themselves as they ..
  • The Register Citizen
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  • 1/16/2017 7:57:00 PM
  • Ice fishing in Connecticut: A cool winter sport
  • If you are interested in fishing you might also be interested in ice fishing and Connecticut Magazine has you covered. In fact, the magazine staff reports: If you fear those frigid weekends with the kids glued to the couch giggling to themselves as they ..
  • New Haven Register
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  • 1/16/2017 2:49:00 PM
  • FUN DAY AT THE BEACH!!!!!!!!!
  • Had the pleasure of fishing with Travis Garrison and his friends Bob and Dara. Bob and Dara were in town from Connecticut. We fished at Biloxi marsh with Campo shrimp catching 75 speckled trout, 4 sheepshead, and one bass. All the fish were caught on Campo
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 1/13/2017 4:37:00 PM
  • Northeast Fishing & Hunting Show returns in March
  • The 20th event will be Friday, March 31, through Sunday, April 2, at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd. in Hartford, Conn. “Connecticut’s only fishing & hunting show will be fun and useful for people gearing up for this spring’s ...
  • Boating Industry
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  • 1/13/2017 2:47:00 PM
  • Northeast Hunting & Fishing Show Set for March 31-April 2
  • The 20th event will be Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2, 2017 at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd. in Hartford, Conn. "Connecticut's only fishing & hunting show will be fun and useful for people gearing up for this spring's ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/13/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • White River Hatchery to Restore Native Fish to Lake Champlain
  • The goal then was to support Atlantic salmon restoration in the Connecticut River. But beginning in the 1990s, the number of oceangoing fish returning to the Connecticut plummeted. After Tropical Storm Irene, which devastated the hatchery, the feds soon ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/12/2017 9:52:00 AM

Connecticut Guides/Outfitters

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Connecticut Fishing Clubs

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