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Fishing Alabama

EZFishing brings you Alabama'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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Alabama Fishing Resources

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

Alabama Fishing Regulations

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


Alabama 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 Alabama Government Agencies

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

Alabama Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Alabama.

  • Fate of Channel Markers on Lake Eufaula in Question
  • On 45,000-acre Lake Eufaula straddling the Alabama-Georgia border, the top-ranked bass fishing lake was the site of 75 bass fishing tournaments in 2014, including prestigious events hosted by Bassmaster, B.A.S.S. Nation, FLW, ABA, the Alabama Bass Trail ..
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 1/22/2015 12:47:29 AM
  • Fishing Best Bets: All shapes, sizes of fish biting
  • Joe Walburn’s A&B, and Capt. Jim Rinckey’s Alabama, respectively. The grouper were gulping frozen squid and live herrings, and Alexandra Bull’s 55-pound AJ, caught after a 45-minute battle on light tackle with a Kandlefish Jig, was the topper.
  • The News-Press
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  • 1/21/2015 9:27:03 PM
  • Odenville Bass Club county's newest fishing team
  • “High school fishing is growing all over the state of Alabama and country,” George said. “Most of the kids on the team don't have boats, so we go out in the community, to friends, and family members. We have had a lot of help thus far with ...
  • The Anniston Star
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  • 1/21/2015 11:47:14 AM
  • First Southern Open Poche and Monroe disqualified after fight
  • B.A.S.S. do a lot to the players and nothing happens. Poche Pike Road, Alabama finished in 134th place with 12 pounds. The yelling between both pro anglers grew more intense. Poche dared Monroe to come over here and say that. The fishing fight was on?
  • Examiner
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  • 1/21/2015 9:16:55 AM
  • University of Alabama Fishing Team: Let's Talk Rules
  • Alabama anglers, a national powerhouse, once again advanced to the National Championship this season. Over the next few weeks we'll take a look at the sport and the team. Today, we go over the history and rules. Most of us have spent time fishing at some .
  • SB Nation Roll Bama Roll
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  • 1/21/2015 1:53:06 AM
  • Duncanville physics teacher’s love for shark fishing is more than hobby
  • He remembers fishing for bass and catfish on his grandparents’ property in Alabama and taking trips off-shore with his uncle. “I grew up fishing and loving to fish,” Prince said. “I progressed into fly fishing and then started making regular trips ...
  • Dallas News
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  • 1/16/2015 7:35:28 AM
  • Salt Water Sportsman National Seminar Series comes to the Upper Keys
  • The grand prize at the conclusion of the seminar and seven others throughout the east coast and Alabama is a Florida Keys fishing trip with one of several captains, and accommodations. The super grand prize, to be awarded two weeks after the conclusion of
  • Keys Net
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  • 1/15/2015 9:55:39 PM
  • Carolinas Fishing Forecast: Action at some lakes surprisingly hot
  • They’re taking live baits fished 40-60 feet deep near schools of forage species. Anglers trolling Alabama rigs and umbrella rigs also are scoring well. Largemouth and spotted bass on jigs cast to docks and isolated piles of brush. Crappie 30-60 feet down .
  • Charlotte Observer
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  • 1/14/2015 11:44:12 PM
  • Young angling star hosts TV fishing series
  • “Now I’m diversifying.” Based in Alabama in order to be in the heart of bass-fishing opportunity, Nania has teamed with Miles Burghoff, 28, to film a TV series they’re calling Sweetwater Fishing. The program is being produced by SE ...
  • Union-Bulletin
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  • 1/14/2015 5:39:08 PM
  • Fishing when it's frigid
  • Yes, it does make better sense to stay home and watch the pre- pre- pre-game show for the NCAAF Championship, but since Alabama is not playing and since we are fishermen, many of us will not. Fishing when the water is really, really cold--as in ice at the
  • Al.com
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  • 1/11/2015 6:51:17 AM
  • North Alabama fishing report
  • Mark Collins continues to put his clients on limit catches of big crappies at Weiss Lake, with most caught by long-line trolling 1/16 ounce Jiffy Jigs at 10 to 15 feet. He said striper fishing is also very good, with lots of fish showing up in the main ...
  • Al.com
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  • 1/11/2015 6:44:08 AM
  • Joey Nania: Fishing for a career
  • 2010 –Debuts on national pro bass tour. 2011 – Establishes base in Alabama for pro tournament fishing and guiding. Marries Jessica. 2014 – Films and debuts in Sweetwater Fishing TV series with Miles Burghoff.
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 1/8/2015 4:13:12 PM
  • In Heflin Christmas trees could equal fish
  • Using trees to create what nature didn’t isn’t unusual, said Nathan Hartline, a biologist with the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources District 2 office in Eastaboga. Lee Barber, a local fisherman, agreed. Barber said that ...
  • The Anniston Star
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  • 1/8/2015 2:04:21 PM
  • No Secret: Using Online Resources to Catch More Fish
  • Most folks are obliged to reciprocate. Who knows, maybe in time, the friends you make will be the ones landing your fish for you… Randall Bonner was born and raised in rural Alabama, spent a few years around Atlanta, GA before moving to the Willamette ...
  • The Good Men Project
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  • 1/4/2015 7:35:23 AM
  • In Heflin, Christmas trees could equal fish
  • Using trees to create what nature didn’t isn’t unusual, said Nathan Hartline, a biologist with the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources District 2 office in Eastaboga. Lee Barber, a local fisherman, agreed. Barber said that ...
  • The Anniston Star
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  • 1/2/2015 9:49:35 PM
  • NWA Fishing Report
  • Anglers are using top-water lures for surfacing stripers or fishing deeper with Alabama rigs, shad or brood minnows. Fishing is good from Monte Ne upstream into the White and War Eagle river arms. Stripers to 35 pounds have been caught this week.
  • NWA Online
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  • 1/1/2015 10:37:54 AM
  • Ecology of Fish Growth
  • Swingle, H. S., and Smith, E. V., North Amer. Wildlf. Conf., 267 (1940). 3. Swingle, H. S., and Smith, E. V., Agric. Exp. Sta. Alabama Polytechnic Inst. Bull., 254 (1950). 4. Brown, M. E., in The Physiology of Fishes (Academic Press, London, 1957).
  • Nature
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  • 12/25/2014 11:53:37 PM
  • Atlanta Saltwater Fishing Examiner's top 5 stories of 2014
  • But, the main draw for anglers is the abundant snook population in these shallow waters. The waters around Gulf Shores, Alabama are famous for hosting a springtime cobia run. These fish, also known as ling or lemonfish, come very near the shore and get ...
  • Examiner
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  • 12/25/2014 12:19:15 PM
  • HydroWave Named A Supporting Partner of the Alabama Bass Trail
  • Decatur, Ala. – HydroWave, a fishing electronics company, has been named a supporting sponsor of the Alabama Bass Trail. As part of the sponsorship, the company will supply a HydroWave TM to one angler at every Alabama Bass Trail tournament in 2014 and ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 12/23/2014 6:48:11 PM
  • Little Creek Reservoir
  • The few fishermen that fished last week found some bass the largest in the 3 to 3.50 class. With the water in the 40es, this is a good time to throw a Alabama rig, or a V rig, but my choice is a blade bait, or a tall spin, my third choice is a lipples ...
  • hrblogs.typepad.com
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  • 12/22/2014 8:22:25 PM
  • Bloodsucking Lampreys On Logan Martin
  • Fished on Logan Martin in Alabama yesterday. One of the fish that I caught had about a six inch Lamprey stuck to it's dorsal fin. I was surprised at how much blood it could draw through the fin. Note the red spot on it's fin in the attached pic.
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 12/16/2014 8:36:42 PM

Alabama Guides/Outfitters

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Alabama Fishing Clubs

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