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Fishing New Jersey

EZFishing brings you New Jersey'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 2979 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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New Jersey Fishing Resources

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

New Jersey Fishing Regulations

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


New Jersey 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 New Jersey Government Agencies

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

New Jersey Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in New Jersey.

  • New Jersey couple rescue seagull from crab line
  • Sept. 14 (UPI) --A couple out on a kayaking trip in New Jersey stopped to save a struggling seagull from some fishing gear and recorded the rescue on video. The uploader, Heather, said she and her husband were heading home after a day of kayaking in Point
  • United Press International
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  • 9/14/2017 6:59:00 PM
  • Wallet-fish hooked by New Jersey angler
  • The red leather purse was caught on a chartreuse Albie Crack lure. — Michelle DeSiena As fish stories go, this one will be hard to top. Michelle DeSiena and her boyfriend Darryl Goffreda were having a memorable morning of fishing on Wednesday, getting ...
  • Martha's Vineyard Times
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  • 9/13/2017 9:56:00 PM
  • RFA Calls for Angler Response to Early Summer Flounder Closure
  • This 'found' poundage could then be used to open a New Jersey state waters black sea bass season between September 6 and October 22. If passed by the New Jersey Marine Fisheries Council and adopted by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/5/2017 5:33:00 AM
  • Hooked on Fishing-Not on Drugs Training Workshop This Month
  • Since 2012, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Fish and Wildlife has endeavored to curtail drug use among children through its Hooked on Fishing-Not on Drugs program. This month, the division will host a two-day HOFNOD ...
  • The Sandpaper
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  • 9/4/2017 3:42:00 PM
  • Two Great Fish Reads
  • Sautner writes about the fishing you won’t find in outdoor magazines: the New Jersey trout opener and the cast of characters it attracts, for instance, or casting meticulous flies to rising fish that turn out to be feeding on bird feces. But I’d be ...
  • blog.nature.org
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  • 8/31/2017 10:10:00 AM
  • When Thomas Edison traveled to Wyoming for an eclipse
  • Ed Dickinson, the railroad superintendent, acted as tour guide, taking Edison, Fox, and Morton on an afternoon excursion to Brown’s Canyon, twelve miles outside of town, and helping the New Jersey inventor to purchase fishing and hunting gear ...
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 8/20/2017 11:04:00 PM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Quiet day at the Shore
  • Jim Hutchinson Sr. sent the following report for the Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association: "The New Jersey summer flounder season will be ending on Tuesday, September 5. It appears that the captains of the Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association will be
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 8/18/2017 9:35:00 PM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Jim Stavola takes tuna lead in White Marlin Open:
  • Join Jeff Dement, the Society's fish tagging director for a day of fishing and tagging in New Jersey waters. For experienced taggers and novices alike. If you've never tagged fish before, this is a great opportunity to learn from experienced taggers.
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 8/8/2017 10:36:00 PM
  • Putin's vacation photos: Boating, tanning, mushroom picking
  • One is at a golf club in New Jersey. The other is fishing bare-chested in Siberia. President Donald Trump arrived Friday for a 17-day working vacation at Trump National Bedminster. While he's gone, the White House is getting some "much-needed" renovations.
  • tmj4.com
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  • 8/5/2017 8:03:00 PM
  • Putin's vacation photos: Boating, tanning, mushroom picking
  • One is at a golf club in New Jersey. The other is fishing bare-chested in Siberia. President Donald Trump arrived Friday for a 17-day working vacation at Trump National Bedminster. While he's gone, the White House is getting some "much-needed" renovations.
  • WXYZ
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  • 8/5/2017 6:49:00 PM
  • Putin's vacation photos: Boating, tanning, mushroom picking
  • One is at a golf club in New Jersey. The other is fishing bare-chested in Siberia. President Donald Trump arrived Friday for a 17-day working vacation at Trump National Bedminster. While he's gone, the White House is getting some "much-needed" renovations.
  • Fox 47 News
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  • 8/5/2017 6:05:00 PM
  • Program aims to get kids hooked on fishing, not drugs
  • “In 2012, Gov. Chris Christie signed legislation mandating the program in New Jersey — that Fish and Wildlife runs this program.” According to Newmark, there are about 22 active groups in New Jersey. Program leaders include boat captains like ...
  • NJTV
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  • 8/4/2017 9:57:00 PM
  • Fluke Tagging Trip Aug. 12 on N.J. Coast
  • Join Jeff Dement, Fish Tagging Director for the American Littoral Society, for a day of fishing and tagging in New Jersey waters. For experienced taggers and novices alike. If you've never tagged fish before, this is a great opportunity to learn from ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/3/2017 6:21:00 AM
  • Fishing crew catches 926-pound shark off New Jersey coast
  • Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) TSA tested out stricter screening requirements for tablets at 10 ...
  • WIVB
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  • 7/26/2017 9:23:00 PM
  • Fishing crew nabs monster shark after two-hour fight
  • BRIELLE: A fishing crew has reeled in a 926-pound Mako shark, and New Jersey officials say it’s the biggest shark catch in the state’s history. The boat’s crew was fishing about 160km off the coast in an area known as Hudson Canyon over the weekend.
  • NT News
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  • 7/26/2017 12:34:00 AM

New Jersey Guides/Outfitters

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Want to learn a new fishing technique or need some help for you next outing? Check out one of the guide/outfitter services listed below.

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New Jersey Fishing Clubs

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Want to join an interest group near you?

Look up the following list of fishing clubs in New Jersey.

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