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Fishing Maine

EZFishing brings you Maine'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 8653 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Maine Fishing Resources

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

Maine Fishing Regulations

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


Maine 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 Maine Government Agencies

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

Maine Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Maine.

  • 10 Books to Read Over Thanksgiving Break
  • At age 35 he’s living in Key West, owner of a forty-two-foot charter fishing boat, The Maine. Mac served five years in the Army as an infantry officer with two tours in Afghanistan. He returned with the Silver Star, two Purple Hearts, scars that don’t ...
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  • 11/20/2017 4:24:00 PM
  • Colorado Record Char from Dillon Reservoir
  • Dillon Reservoir is the only public body of water in the lower 48 states, outside of Maine, in which arctic char can be caught. Most populations are found in Canada and the arctic regions. For more information about fishing in Colorado, visit CPW's website
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 11/20/2017 8:55:00 AM
  • Outstanding leaders organize new native fish advocacy group
  • I was pleased to participate in getting this group up and running, and will serve on the group’s Maine advisory committee. Outstanding fisheries leaders at the state and national level comprise the national board, with state boards in Maine, New ...
  • georgesoutdoornews.bangordailynews.com
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  • 11/18/2017 6:41:00 AM
  • Maine fishing boat disabled off New Hampshire coast towed
  • KITTERY, Maine — The U.S. Coast Guard says the crew of a fishing trawler that had to be rescued off the coast of New Hampshire did exceptionally well handling 25 to 30 knot winds, 6-to 8-foot waves and near zero degree wind chills. The captain of the 65 ..
  • Boston Herald
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  • 11/13/2017 12:21:00 AM
  • Maine-Based Fishing Vessel Disabled Off New Hampshire Coast Towed
  • KITTERY, Maine (WABI) - The U.S. Coast Guard towed ashore a Scarborough-based fishing trawler early Saturday morning after its transmission stopped working off the coast of New Hampshire Friday afternoon. According to the Coast Guard, the captain of the ..
  • WABI-TV | WABI
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  • 11/12/2017 7:55:00 PM
  • Fishing Boat Disabled Off NH Coast Towed To Shore
  • Written by NH1 News on November 12, 2017 10:14 am. KITTERY, Maine (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says the crew of a fishing trawler that had to be rescued off the coast of New Hampshire did exceptionally well handling 25 to 30-knot winds, 6-to 8-foot waves ..
  • NH1 News
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  • 11/12/2017 3:33:00 PM
  • Baby eel lottery is a go in Maine, where elver fishing pays
  • AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine is implementing a new lottery system for licenses to fish for baby eels, which are worth more than $1,000 per pound on the worldwide sushi market. Baby eels, called elvers, are a major fishery in Maine, where fishermen sell them to .
  • Ottawa Citizen
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  • 11/12/2017 2:45:00 PM
  • Maine fishing boat disabled off New Hampshire coast towed
  • KITTERY, Maine (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard says the crew of a fishing trawler that had to be rescued off the coast of New Hampshire did exceptionally well handling 25 to 30 knot winds, 6-to 8-foot waves and near zero degree wind chills. The captain of the
  • Washington Times
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  • 11/12/2017 2:27:00 PM
  • Fishing Boat Rescue
  • KITTERY, Maine (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard says the crew of a fishing trawler that had to be rescued off the coast of New Hampshire did exceptionally well handling 25-to 30-knot winds, 6-to 8-foot waves and near zero degree wind chills. The captain of the
  • WLBZ 2
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  • 11/12/2017 2:17:00 PM
  • Fishing Boat Rescue
  • KITTERY, Maine (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard says the crew of a fishing trawler that had to be rescued off the coast of New Hampshire did exceptionally well handling 25-to 30-knot winds, 6-to 8-foot waves and near zero degree wind chills. The captain of the
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  • 11/12/2017 2:17:00 PM
  • Fly Fishing the Mighty Miramichi River
  • And with that Jeremy remarked, “Well, lets go get some fresh air.” After trying my hand at fly-fishing in Maine last summer, I had developed a little crush on fly fishing. I wanted to spend every moment with it and learn about it. I wanted to go home ...
  • ottsworld.com
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  • 9/28/2017 10:04:00 AM
  • Fishermen to council: Trust in data needed
  • Orell wanted to know why the for-hire boats faced so many restrictions in the Gulf of Maine and Vitale simply wants more fish quota. Now. Joe Orlando of the Santo Pio talked science and cod, while longtime fishermen Al Cottone and Rick Beal adopted more ..
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 9/27/2017 11:55:00 PM
  • Photo gallery: Maine after Midnight brings new shell lobster to NYC
  • Check out pictures from the event, which connected chefs, restaurateurs and media to Maine lobstermen and experts. Full access to all content published on IntraFish.com Full access to latest news across all sections The IntraFish Seafood Price Tracker, the
  • IntraFish
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  • 9/25/2017 12:29:00 PM
  • Video: Fly Fishing for Maine Brook Trout in “Northern Exposure”
  • Van life lived in a film short from Tight Loops. From Tight Loops: “Aimee and I once spent an entire summer living out of our van, gallivanting around the western United States soaking in every bit of its wondrous beauty. But where would they go from there
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  • 9/25/2017 11:26:00 AM
  • What Seafood Should You Eat If You Don’t Want A Sea Without Fish
  • Seaver said. Tate hopes Chopt will eventually expand its seafood offerings into less charted waters, noting that Sea to Table would be a good partner, since it sells a number of underused species such as Gulf of Maine redfish and Chef Telepan’s favorite ..
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  • 9/24/2017 5:33:00 PM
  • Fishing industry awaits Rafael outcome
  • "We can't wait for this to be resolved," said Maggie Raymond of the Associated Fisheries of Maine. The sentencing of the 65-year-old Rafael, who pleaded guilty in March as part of a plea deal with federal prosecutors, won't end the contretemps. Not by a ..
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 9/21/2017 11:31:00 PM
  • Maine Lobsterman Faces 10-Year Suspension for Violations
  • William Haas, 55 of Lamoine, Maine, has been charged by the Maine Marine Patrol with fishing more lobster traps than authorized, fishing untagged gear and fishing more traps on a trawl than allowed. Because of a recent law change, Haas faces a suspension .
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  • 9/21/2017 2:59:00 PM
  • 10 of the All-time Best and Weirdest Fishing Lake Names
  • Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=9997592 Located near the border of New Hampshire and Maine, Mooselookmeguntic is a popular fishery for inland salmon and brook trout. The name comes from a native language meaning moose-feeding
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  • 9/19/2017 6:08:00 PM
  • Zinke: Open up first Atlantic monument to commercial fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke wants to open up the first marine monument in the Atlantic Ocean to commercial fishing, according to a recommendation he made in a memo to President Donald Trump. Zinke's memo touches on his recommendations .
  • WRAL
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  • 9/19/2017 10:22:00 AM
  • Outdoors in Maine: 20 years of fly fishing mentorship
  • This month the Penobscot Fly Fishers (PFF) celebrated its 20th anniversary. The Bangor-area fishing club held a banquet for members and guests at a local events center. Following dinner and a social hour, PFF President Ed Dailide offered some opening remar
  • Sun-Journal
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  • 9/16/2017 9:22:00 PM
  • Maine orders partial shellfishing shutdown, mussel recall
  • MACHIASPORT, Maine — Maine is shutting down shellfish harvesting in parts of the state's eastern coast because of a marine algae bloom that can carry a neurotoxin. The state Department of Marine Resources says it is monitoring the bloom, which carries ...
  • WRAL
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  • 9/16/2017 10:12:00 AM

Maine Guides/Outfitters

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Maine Fishing Clubs

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Maine Weather

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