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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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Louisiana Fishing Resources

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

Louisiana Fishing Regulations

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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.

  • Louisiana: DWF Officers Rescue 3 from Sinking Shrimp Boat
  • A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agent rescued three people from a sinking vessel in Vermilion Bay the morning of June 27. Agents were alerted around 5:30 a.m. about a sinking shrimp vessel in Vermillion Bay with three people on
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • Louisiana: Boat Launches Closed at Pointe-aux-Chenes WMA Due to Flooding
  • Grand Bayou and Island Road boat launches at Pointe-aux-Chenes Wildlife Management Area (WMA) have been closed because of flooding from Tropical Storm Cindy, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) announced. The Grand Bayou launch is ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/26/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • Fish & Game Report: More opportunities to catch redfish
  • NEW ORLEANS -- There’ll be more opportunities this summer to catch one of Louisiana’s prized fish. Thanks to an avalanche of protest and criticism over the NOAA’s mismanagement of offshore species in federal waters, Louisiana and four other Gulf ...
  • WWL-TV
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  • 6/23/2017 11:51:00 PM
  • Louisiana Legislature supports Anglers
  • With the recent conclusion of the Louisiana legislative session, two resolutions related to marine fisheries management clearly demonstrated the legislature's support for recreational angling in the Sportsmen's Paradise state. Introduced by Louisiana ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/23/2017 9:25:00 AM
  • Creepy, prehistoric fish in CA looks scary, harmless to humans
  • The creepy looking fish can grow up to 3 feet in length. Tropical Storm Cindy has made landfall in southwestern Louisiana, bringing rain and the threat of flash flooding and tornadoes. Tropical Storm Cindy has made landfall in southwestern Louisiana ...
  • watchfox29.com
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  • 6/23/2017 1:30:00 AM
  • This weekend: Fish, fun and food flare at festivals
  • Fish and fun go hand in hand at the LOUISIANA CATFISH FESTIVAL at St. Gertrude Catholic Church in Des Allemands, plus carnival rides, games and music. The fun and music start at 7 p.m. Friday and noon Saturday and Sunday. 17292 La. 631, Des Allemands.
  • The Advocate
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  • 6/22/2017 7:06:00 PM
  • Creepy, prehistoric fish in CA looks scary, harmless to humans
  • The creepy looking fish can grow up to 3 feet in length. Tropical Storm Cindy has made landfall in southwestern Louisiana, bringing rain and the threat of flash flooding and tornadoes. Tropical Storm Cindy has made landfall in southwestern Louisiana ...
  • KFVS12
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  • 6/22/2017 4:46:00 PM
  • Creepy, prehistoric fish in CA looks scary, harmless to humans
  • The creepy looking fish can grow up to 3 feet in length. Tropical Storm Cindy has made landfall in southwestern Louisiana, bringing rain and the threat of flash flooding and tornadoes. Tropical Storm Cindy has made landfall in southwestern Louisiana ...
  • NEWSCHANNEL6
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  • 6/22/2017 4:46:00 PM
  • Group launches summer campaign to promote sustainable Gulf seafood
  • The first dinners promoted the sustainable Louisiana oyster industry. Hosted by Audubon’s sustainable seafood program, Gulf United for Lasting Fisheries (G.U.L.F.), the dinner series raises seafood sustainability awareness and highlights local chefs who ..
  • IntraFish
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  • 6/22/2017 7:23:00 AM
  • Secluded Backwater Gave Svebek What He Needed
  • "I had to find my fish for this tournament." He found a bunch of them in a secluded marsh just across the Louisiana border. He caught as many as a hundred in a day en route to compiling a 12-pound average, which is a stout number for the Sabine. His 36-12
  • BassFan
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  • 6/22/2017 4:04:00 AM
  • 2016 H20 Chaparral Sport Fish & Ski For Sale in Louisiana - $19,500.00
  • BACK ON THE MARKET! I want to keep the boat, but we haven't had time to use it since we got it back from Chaparral with brand NEW exterior...Factory installed NEW hull, interior upholstery, aluminum trailer with NEW rims and NEW tires! 2012 Mercruiser 4.3
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 6/21/2017 4:07:00 PM
  • Illegal Sale of Snapper Leads to Drug Charges
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents cited two men for alleged commercial fishing and drug violations on June 18 in Terrebonne Parish. Agents cited Arthur Freeman, 53, of Lockport, for selling fish without a commercial ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/20/2017 5:01:00 AM
  • Reel' em In. GREAT FISHING IN SHELLBEACH, HOPEDALE, DELACROI
  • Close to some of the best fishing and charters. Local charters available upon request. Bring your own boat or charter a fishing trip. Minutes away from Lake Borne-Shell Beach-Hopedale-Delacroix.Best fishing in Southeast Louisiana
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 6/20/2017 12:30:00 AM
  • 2nd Annual ALBC District 6 Kids Fishing Rodeo
  • Fishing will begin at safe light on the morning of Sept. 10. 2017. Weigh in will be at 2:00pm at the Louisiana's Cajun Bayou Visitor's Center Pavilion at 4484 Highway 1, in Raceland. All fish must be caught on rod and reel and all entrants will be required
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 6/19/2017 9:59:00 PM
  • Fishing Near Jena?
  • A friend and I will be heading to Jena Louisiana sometime this summer for his new job and we wanted to do some bass fishing while we were there. I know there is catahoula lake nearby, but seems like it is just a duck hunting lake from the pictures.
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 6/18/2017 11:14:00 PM
  • Take Your Kids Fishing
  • Not everyone has to use live bait to catch, but in the opinion of this Louisiana fishing guide, it is hard to beat. The Southern areas we are fishing are Lake Campo, Bay Lafourche and even Black Bay. The key for trout has been to find the oyster reefs and
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 6/16/2017 7:11:00 PM
  • Zoneloc On Tour: Alton's Green Egg
  • I also use an electric fillet knife to clean them. I suggest you try it." The ingredients for the recipe along with the crappies include a bottle of yellow mustard, milk, Louisiana Fish Fry batter and canola oil. "I mix the milk and mustard one-to-one ...
  • Outdoors First
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  • 6/16/2017 5:20:00 PM
  • Gun Drawn During Dispute Over Fishing Hole: Report
  • A dispute over a fishing spot on Toledo Bend Reservoir led to charges for two men, including one who pulled out a gun. Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said in a news release that the incident happened June 12 on Toledo Bend Reservoir ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 6/16/2017 2:05:00 PM
  • Louisiana Proposal for Red Snapper Anglers Smells Fishy
  • It was Albert Einstein who said that doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results is the definition of insanity. The continued trend of shorter and shorter recreational red snapper seasons under federal management, despite an ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/16/2017 8:10:00 AM
  • ASA Praises Expanded Gulf Red Snapper Season
  • Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas may have additional fishing days in state waters in the fall depending on harvest estimates from the summer season. "We appreciate this immediate action to extend the 2017 red snapper season, but recognize that there's much
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/16/2017 8:10:00 AM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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