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Fishing Alaska

EZFishing brings you Alaska'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 14921locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Alaska Fishing Resources

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

Alaska Fishing Regulations

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


Alaska 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 Alaska Government Agencies

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

Alaska Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Alaska.

  • Idaho Biologists Study Reasons for Low Sockeye Survival
  • Sockeye hatcheries are common in Alaska and Canada, and over 20 years ago, Idaho biologists followed guidance from these programs to establish rearing and fish-health protocols for the Eagle Hatchery Sockeye Salmon Captive Broodstock Program. That program
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 11/20/2017 8:55:00 AM
  • The Sperm Whale’s Deadly Call
  • They can swim more than 100 miles a week and recently have expanded their range. Native to subtropical waters, they were caught in 2004 by fishermen as far north as Alaska. There may be a couple of reasons for this. One is that climate change has altered .
  • Smithsonian
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  • 11/19/2017 8:28:00 PM
  • Fishing for more information at salmon symposium
  • I attended the symposium but not the storytelling event. I’ve been attending this symposium for something like seven or eight years now, dating back to when I was still on the Alaska Board of Fisheries. I still remember how “blown away” I was at my ...
  • Frontiersman
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  • 11/19/2017 11:27:00 AM
  • Alaska Young Fishermen's Summit Coming Up
  • (SitNews) - The biggest year classes of Alaska fishermen are phasing out of the business and fewer young cohorts are recruiting in. The Alaska Young Fishermen’s Summit has convened over a decade to help stanch that outward flow, and facilitate a future ...
  • Sit News
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  • 11/19/2017 7:53:00 AM
  • Video: Fly Fishing in Alaska with Mice
  • “It’s round two for Mighty Mouse and our fishing adventures in Western Alaska on the Aniak River. We were welcomed once again by accommodating guides at Aniak River Lodge, and an incredible Alaska fishery. Mousing really offers the best in trout fishing.
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 11/18/2017 1:19:00 AM
  • When to fish: Timing matters for fish that migrate to reproduce
  • Sockeye salmon in Alaska returning to spawn. Credit: Dennis Wise/University of Washington Commercial and tribal fishing seasons are built around salmon's reproductive timing; regulations vary, but in general, fishing can occur in the ocean and rivers ...
  • Phys.Org
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  • 11/18/2017 12:28:00 AM
  • Report shows fewer fishing jobs in Alaska
  • Fewer men and women went out fishing in Alaska last year in a familiar cycle that reflects the vagaries of Mother Nature. A focus on commercial fishing in the November Alaska Economic Trends by the State Department of Labor shows that the number of boots .
  • The Arctic Sounder
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  • 11/17/2017 11:36:00 PM
  • Southeast Alaska had the state’s largest slice of fishing jobs in 2016
  • (SitNews) - Fewer men and women went out fishing in Alaska last year, in a familiar cycle that reflects the vagaries of Mother Nature. Click on the graphic or here to download the November 2017 Alaska Economic Trends (PDF) A focus on commercial fishing in
  • Sit News
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  • 11/12/2017 2:46:00 AM
  • Historic fishing vessel moved to downtown Kodiak
  • KODIAK, Alaska (AP) - A historic fishing vessel has been given a permanent home in downtown Kodiak after 12 years of refurbishment and sitting in storage. The Kodiak Daily Mirror reports the Thelma C fished for 40 years under multiple owners before it was
  • 2KTUU
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  • 11/11/2017 9:48:00 PM
  • Historic fishing vessel gets new home in downtown Kodiak
  • KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — A historic fishing vessel has been given a permanent home in downtown Kodiak after 12 years of refurbishment and sitting in storage. The Thelma C fished for 40 years under multiple owners before it was donated to the Kodiak Maritime .
  • Houston Chronicle
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  • 11/11/2017 9:07:00 PM
  • Fish Factor: October is National Seafood Month
  • Alaska merits special recognition because its fishing fleets provide 65 percent of the nation’s wild caught seafood, more than all of the other states combined. Ironically, there is little to no fanfare in Alaska during seafood month. My hometown of ...
  • The Cordova Times
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  • 9/27/2017 9:09:00 PM
  • Senate subcommittee testimony by industry leaders supports Modern Fish Act
  • The Modern Fish Act continued to gain positive momentum after a series of congressional hearings led by Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard. “The Modern Fish Act has bipartisan ...
  • Boating Industry
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  • 9/27/2017 3:27:00 PM
  • Unusual Bloom off Maine Could be Harmful to Fish, Shellfish
  • The marine resources department says the bloom has been associated with fish die offs in places such as Alaska, Japan and Ireland. The department says the toxicity of the species is not fully understood. Die offs associated with the species appear to be ..
  • Newsradio WGAN
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  • 9/27/2017 1:26:00 PM
  • Denmark company to recycle Unalaska's old fishing nets
  • UNALASKA, Alaska — About 80 huge fishing nets from the Aleutian Island city of Unalaska are on their way to Denmark, where a company will recycle the retired gear into plastic pellets. The nets weigh between 5,000 to 20,000 pounds (2,270 to 9,070 ...
  • WRAL
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  • 9/27/2017 10:34:00 AM
  • Video: Three Amigos Fly Fishing in Alaska
  • “This eclectic crew is up for any adventure, and traveling to the land of the midnight sun is sure to be one. Join three of SPY’s pro athletes—Ahmet Dadali, Bob Soven, and Eric Jackson—as they experience all King Salmon, Alaska has to offer, but ...
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 9/27/2017 10:18:00 AM
  • Danish firm to recycle fishing nets
  • UNALAKSA, Alaska (AP) — About 80 huge fishing nets from the Aleutian Island city of Unalaska are on their way to Denmark, where a company will recycle the retired gear into plastic pellets. The nets weigh between 5,000 to 20,000 pounds each, making it di .
  • Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce
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  • 9/27/2017 8:00:00 AM
  • Tagged Cobia Recaptured After 239 Days
  • AA Video, American Fishing Wire, FECOP, Costa Del Mar, CR Primo Fishing Tackle, Seaguar, Shadow Graphics, SquidNation, AquaWorld, Crocodile Bay Resort, Grande Alaska Lodge, Los Sueños Resort & Marina, Marina Pez Vela, The Pisces Group and The Zancudo Lodge
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/27/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • Fishing rule reforms debated on Capitol Hill
  • Republican committee members such as Alaska Rep. Don Young said these changes have taken a one-size-fits-all approach rather than provide more flexibility for regional fishery management councils to manage their own fisheries. Earlier this year ...
  • Times-Standard
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  • 9/27/2017 3:33:00 AM
  • Danish company to recycle Unalaska's old fishing nets
  • UNALASKA, Alaska (AP) - About 80 huge fishing nets from the Aleutian Island city Unalaska are on their way to Denmark, where a company will recycle the retired gear into plastic pellets. Alaska's Energy Desk reported (http://bit.ly/2xHo17q ) Monday that ..
  • 2KTUU
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  • 9/27/2017 2:11:00 AM
  • It's always cod fishing season when you live on Cape Cod
  • Here are 5 ways to put more cod in the boat. Got to hotspots like New England, Alaska, and the Pacific Northwest. Atlantic cod are caught in New England while Pacific cod are caught on the West Coast. As a fish species, cod like deep water which ranges ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 9/27/2017 12:57:00 AM
  • Corey Arnold: Fish-Work
  • The selection of photographs on exhibition for the PDX Art Program focus on the landscape of commercial fishing in the Aleutian Islands, Bristol Bay Alaska, and Europe from 2006 thru 2017.
  • loeildelaphotographie.com
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  • 9/26/2017 8:06:00 PM
  • Unusual bloom off Maine could be harmful to fish, shellfish
  • The marine resources department says the bloom has been associated with fish die offs in places such as Alaska, Japan and Ireland. The department says the toxicity of the species is not fully understood. Die offs associated with the species appear to be ..
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 9/26/2017 4:54:00 PM
  • Denmark company to recycle Unalaska’s old fishing nets
  • The nets weigh between 5,000 to 20,000 pounds (2,270 to 9,070 kilograms) each, making it difficult to ship them — or even find a place to take them, Alaska’s Energy Desk reported (http://bit.ly/2xHo17q) Monday. But the company Plastix, based in ...
  • The Cordova Times
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  • 9/26/2017 2:58:00 PM

Alaska Guides/Outfitters

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Alaska Fishing Clubs

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