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Fishing Rhode Island

EZFishing brings you Rhode Island'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 1176 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Rhode Island Fishing Resources

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

Rhode Island Fishing Regulations

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Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island Government Agencies

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

Rhode Island Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Rhode Island.

  • Fishing for a Cause a big success
  • The primary advocate for the ordinance was the Rhode Island Yacht Club, whose parking lot is adjacent to the public access fishing area. The Yacht Club commodore (chief volunteer officer), past commodores and some property owners in the area said ...
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 7/20/2017 7:42:00 PM
  • JOURNEYS WITH JIM: Lots of fun to be found while fishing in Rhode Island
  • In keeping with some of my annual traditions, my buddy Dave and I made our annual journey to Rhode Island for a few days of fluke and sea bass fishing. We arrived at Burlingame State Park in Charlestown late Thursday afternoon. The sky was getting pretty .
  • New Britain Herald
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  • 7/20/2017 3:32:00 AM
  • JOURNEYS WITH JIM: Lots of fun to be found while fishing in Rhode Island
  • In keeping with some of my annual traditions, my buddy Dave and I made our annual journey to Rhode Island for a few days of fluke and sea bass fishing. We arrived at Burlingame State Park in Charlestown late Thursday afternoon. The sky was getting pretty .
  • Bristol Press
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  • 7/20/2017 3:13:00 AM
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  • tworowtimes.com
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  • 7/16/2017 7:46:00 AM
  • Great New England Bass Fishing
  • Bass in the 10-pound class are not unheard of in Rhode Island, although 5-pound fish are bragging-sized in most locales. Because nearly all of Rhode Island’s inland waters contain bass in good numbers. it is not an easy task to suggest the “best bet ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 7/13/2017 3:48:00 AM
  • N.H. Fish and Game Officials Respond To Local Emergencies
  • CARROLL – Two Rhode Island boys suffered minor injuries when the ATV they were operating crashed into some trees at a private residence in the town of Carroll Sunday morning. A Fish and Game Conservation Officer was notified of the crash at approximately .
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 7/3/2017 7:27:00 PM
  • Block Island is the idea place for July fishing
  • Indeed and maybe a few giant bass off Cooneymous. Todd Corayer is a lifelong fisherman and Advisory Board member of the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, who lives not far from Rhode Island’s Saugatucket River with his wife, who supports his ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 7/2/2017 5:05:00 PM
  • Fishing school: Camp teaches kids basics of saltwater fishing
  • It’s the second year that the Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association has hosted the camp with the Department of Environmental Management and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Fifty children from all over the state participated, said David Monti ...
  • The Providence Journal
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  • 6/29/2017 11:21:00 PM
  • BRISTOL BITS: Fatherly fishing: Dad, son have successful trip to RI
  • Kevin Ward caught a 50 pound striper on Saturday while fishing with his dad, Adam. The two were off Point Judith in Rhode Island when the catch was made and it was the biggest of the season, according the ship’s captain. Actually, the Wards will likely ...
  • Bristol Press
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  • 6/19/2017 2:25:00 AM
  • It’s all in the family at John’s Fish Market
  • If you like to stick to New England favorites, there are two items you must order: the fish wrap stuffed with cabbage and a tangy housemade sauce ($8.50), and the linguica clam cakes, a Rhode Island classic ($1.50 each). A half-pound of the fresh tuna ($9
  • Martha's Vineyard Times
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  • 6/14/2017 2:09:00 PM
  • Fishing and Boating in Rhode Island
  • You can head to a freshwater RI fishing spot like Olney Pond at Lincoln Woods State Park or take the family on a boat ride to do some saltwater fishing. Whichever type of freshwater or saltwater adventure you choose, use these RI boating resources and ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Photos: Discovering the Bonefish Flats of Belize
  • I’ve spent hours stalking spooky trout on the Battenkill, and have chased blitzing bluefish off Rhode Island, but I knew this was going to be another ballgame altogether. As we flew on the single engine plane from Belize City to the Ambergris Caye the ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 6/9/2017 3:29:00 PM
  • Improved water quality means more shellfishing
  • PROVIDENCE—Narragansett Bay is getting healthier, the proof of which is no better shown than the recent announcement from the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) that select waters are being opened to shellfishing after long ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 6/2/2017 4:41:00 PM
  • Shellfishing restrictions lifted in Rhode Island
  • For the first time in 70 years, shellfishing restrictions for portions of upper Narragansett Bay have been lifted. The restrictions were officially lifted at sunrise Saturday morning. On Thursday, The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management ...
  • Turnto10
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  • 5/28/2017 12:30:00 AM
  • Officials Transplant Quahogs in Narragansett Bay
  • As part of continued efforts to support a strong shellfish industry in Rhode Island, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) has conducted 2 quahog transplants. On May 10 and 11, some 80,000 pounds of adult clams were transplanted in
  • newenglandboating.com
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  • 5/18/2017 11:42:00 AM
  • Johnston Fishing Derby reels them in
  • protecting and preserving fresh water bodies of Rhode Island for future generations. Much of Saturday’s success, thought, belonged exclusively to the Ocean State Bassmasters, yet another non-profit whose members showed up to weigh and measure each fish ...
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 5/4/2017 7:17:00 PM
  • Feds holding the line on monkfishing rules for now
  • Fishermen have caught more than 18 million pounds of monkfish in every year since 2011. They are typically fished from Maine to North Carolina, with the majority coming ashore in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 5/4/2017 6:33:00 PM
  • Upcycled Seafood Cakes
  • The company makes its fish cakes from misshapen or "ugly" produce like carrots, as well as what it considers to be types of "under-appreciated" fish like skate wing and dogfish that are caught in Rhode Island waters that would otherwise go to waste.
  • trendhunter.com
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  • 5/4/2017 9:23:00 AM
  • State leaders announce new shellfishing initiative
  • NARRAGANSETT – Rhode Island leaders gathered at the University of Rhode Island’s Bay Campus on Monday morning in an event honoring the state’s lucrative shellfish culture. The occasion marked the launch of the RI Shellfish Initiative, a public ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 4/28/2017 5:36:00 PM
  • High water postpones Go Fish program in West Kelowna
  • The program started in Rhode Island in 1995 to encourage people to freshwater fish as a new experience and highlight fishing areas in the state. The grand opening is now scheduled for Sunday, May 7. In the meantime, about 500 rainbow trout are being ...
  • hoyentv.com
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  • 4/28/2017 7:20:00 AM
  • Recreation Department plans off the hook fishing derby
  • Jackvony said the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management has stocked the popular fishing area with rainbow and brown trout. This year’s Youth Fishing Derby will have also have a completely new look, courtesy of Citizens Bank. The Town of ...
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 4/27/2017 5:49:00 PM

Rhode Island Guides/Outfitters

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Rhode Island Fishing Clubs

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