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Fishing Louisiana

EZFishing brings you Louisiana'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 6241 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Louisiana Fishing Resources

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

Louisiana Fishing Regulations

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

Louisiana 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 Louisiana Government Agencies

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

Louisiana Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Louisiana.

  • Share Your Fishing Stories
  • Don’t get us wrong, we’d love to hear about your redfishing trip to Louisiana or your back country outing in New Zealand, our super-strict editorial team just might not publish it. You don’t have to be a professional writer. We’re looking for ...
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  • 12/15/2017 2:24:00 PM
  • Louisiana: LWF Modifies Rules for Sterlet Sturgeon Import
  • At their mothly meeting, the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission considered a Notice of Intent (NOI) to modify rules and regulations for the importation of Sterlet sturgeon into the state. The following stipulations were added to existing ...
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  • 12/15/2017 10:16:00 AM
  • Across the finish line of the perfect fishing day
  • All species were cooperative just three days after South Louisiana's snowpocalypse. Fishing really doesn't get much better. Did you miss Part I? Check it out here: Like the video? Be sure to give a thumbs-up and
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 12/15/2017 10:02:00 AM
  • Rainbow trout now available to fish at 5 BREC parks
  • If over the age of 16, you must have a valid Louisiana Fishing License. Cast netting for the rainbow trout at BREC parks is not allowed. You can catch and release as many rainbow trout as possible, but the limit for taking trout home is four per person per
  • WAFB
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  • 12/15/2017 7:13:00 AM
  • Marsh Man Masson vid: A great day of cold-water fishing
  • Water temperature in the area I started was only 50 degrees, which is about as cold as it gets in South Louisiana. The marsh bass still fed, but they weren't terribly aggressive. The redfish, on the other hand, were like anteaters that had just knocked ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 12/15/2017 12:50:00 AM
  • Gill Net Redfish To Save the Crabs?
  • “The reds are eating everything in their path.” This is reminiscent of the late 1990s when commercial fishermen in Louisiana tried to get gill and strike nets legalized for redfish once again because the reds were “wiping out the crabs.” A decline ...
  • Texas Fish & Game Magazine
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  • 12/14/2017 11:43:00 AM
  • Louisiana business group questions plan to stop spread of invasive fish
  • Louisiana's most powerful business lobby is asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to consider the toll on the shipping industry when evaluating measures aimed at stopping the spread of Asian carp. The call for added scrutiny, by the Louisiana Association
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 12/14/2017 9:46:00 AM
  • One of the best fishing experiences of my life
  • Water temperature in the area I started was only 50 degrees, which is about as cold as it gets in South Louisiana. The marsh bass still fed, but they weren't terribly aggressive. The redfish, on the other hand, were like anteaters that had just knocked ...
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 12/13/2017 10:53:00 AM
  • Fly-fishing gift ideas
  • Then there’s Pete Cooper’s “Fly Fishing the Louisiana Coast” which is a must-have for every Louisiana fly angler. • Artwork – Loads of options here. But two of my favorite artists are Tim Borski and Duane Hada. Tim does mostly saltwater imagery ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 12/12/2017 3:33:00 PM
  • Texas Speckled Trout — Pros' Guide to Success
  • Capt. Jerry Norris has been fishing Sabine Lake on the Texas-Louisiana border for more than 40 years. “The middle and upper areas of Sabine Lake are 3 to 7 feet deep. But on the lower end, we have about 100 acres of oyster reef in 10 to 27 feet of water.
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  • 12/12/2017 1:59:00 PM
  • Commercial fishing for non-sandbar large coastal sharks opens Jan. 1
  • BATON ROUGE- The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has announced that the commercial fishing season for non-sandbar large coastal sharks will open in January. LDWF said the season will open in Louisiana waters at 12:01 a.m. Jan. 2018.
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  • 12/12/2017 1:01:00 PM
  • Louisiana DWF Recovers Boater's Body from Little Bayou Pigeon
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents are investigating a fatal boating incident in Iberia Parish. The incident took place in Little Bayou Pigeon on Dec. 8 around 9 p.m. and claimed the life of Malcolm Perera, 48, of Bayou Pigeo
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  • 12/12/2017 9:57:00 AM
  • Saving Mississippi Delta Is Lambert's Life Mission
  • When the river is low, there’s no better fishery.” A Louisiana native, Lambert has made his living as a guide and lodge operator for 39 years. He hosts about 4,500 sportsmen a year through his Buras lodge and also has a partnership in a hunting/fishing ...
  • BassFan
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  • 12/11/2017 6:19:00 AM
  • How to Experiment With Lure Colors (To Catch Speckled Trout)
  • But not any speckled trout. We must zero in on a specific kind. Speckled trout in large schools ravenously feeding on bait in Louisiana’s inshore waters. Not largemouth bass in Lake Conroe on day three of the Bassmaster Classic. Not redfish in Tampa ...
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  • 12/8/2017 2:46:00 PM
  • Plan to block invasive fish worries Louisiana business group
  • NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A business lobbying organization in Louisiana is expressing concerns about proposals to block an invasive species of fish from the Great Lakes. The Louisiana Association of Business and Industry has released a letter to the U.S. Army ...
  • WWL-TV
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  • 12/7/2017 10:13:00 AM
  • Cold-weather fishing on the Tchefuncte River
  • Bass fishermen in South Louisiana, for the most part, are one-track-minded: They like flipping and power fishing shallow water. Although there is a time and place for that this time of year, if you do that when it gets frigid, you’ll likely go home with ..
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 12/7/2017 12:39:00 AM
  • Podcast: Fishing the Louisiana Marsh and Jug Fishing for Catfish
  • On this episode, Dustin rides solo again for another show. He talks about a recent fishing trip to Delacroix, Louisiana and fishing the brackish water of the marsh in that area. Dustin also covers each sponsor who made the event possible and gives a brief
  • Texas Fish & Game Magazine
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  • 12/6/2017 5:52:00 PM
  • Louisiana Men Cited for Commercial Fishing Violations
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents cited two mullet fishermen on Dec. 4 for alleged commercial fishing violations in Plaquemines Parish. Agents cited Clayton M. Buras, 35, of Franklinton, and Joseph L. Neal, 39, of Boothville
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  • 12/6/2017 7:44:00 AM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Louisiana.

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