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Fishing Mississippi

EZFishing brings you Mississippi'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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Mississippi Fishing Resources

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

Mississippi Fishing Regulations

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Mississippi 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 Mississippi Government Agencies

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

Mississippi Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Mississippi.

  • No license required during DNR's Free Fishing Weekend, Jan. 21-22
  • This includes inland waters and Wisconsin's side of the Great Lakes and Mississippi River and other boundary waters; spring trout ponds are not open, however. Other fishing rules apply, such as limits on the number and size of fish you can keep and any ...
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 1/19/2017 4:30:00 PM
  • Free fishing weekend is Saturday and Sunday
  • This includes inland waters and Wisconsin's side of the Great Lakes and Mississippi River and other boundary waters; spring trout ponds are not open, however. Other fishing rules apply, such as limits on the number and size of fish you can keep and any ...
  • apg-wi.com
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  • 1/19/2017 3:21:00 PM
  • Hackney Pays Attention … To Everything
  • Instead, they’ll migrate up and down cover like they did at Texoma. His pattern mimicked how he used to fish the Mississippi River. The fish weren’t spawning so they weren’t going to move into newly-flooded cover. “Everything I caught was on the ...
  • BassFan
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  • 1/18/2017 5:06:00 AM
  • Decent fishing
  • "The fish didn't let us down, lots were caught this past weekend, not only on Lake Tomah, but Petenwell and Castle Rock were pretty good and the Mississippi was pretty good also." Matt Modjeski, Department of Natural Resources Conservation warden for ...
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 1/17/2017 10:27:00 PM
  • The Year of Skinny Water
  • The Harris Chain, Mississippi River, Potomac River and Guntersville should offer a solid shallow bite, considering the timing and the fact that a couple of those fisheries offer very little deep fishable water anyway. Even Beaver Lake in April could be ...
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 1/17/2017 5:05:00 PM
  • Californians Ready For Something Different
  • “I’m excited about going to the Harris Chain and the Potomac and the Mississippi,” he said. “I’ve fished a lot of lakes in my life, but never been to places like that.” He isn’t holding himself to any unreachable goals for the year. He just ...
  • BassFan
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  • 1/17/2017 5:12:00 AM
  • Mississippi River catfishing
  • About 15 years ago a friend took me catfishing next to a grain elevator on the Mississippi River somewhere between Baton Rouge and Donaldsonville. He drove his truck all the way down to the river and we filled an ice chest. I went back a few months later .
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 1/15/2017 7:07:00 PM
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  • Please take a look at the important information in this header cock robin fishing they are able already to rescue the navigation of the Mississippi out of the hands of Spain, & to add New Orleans to their own territory.
  • fuelsnews.com
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  • 1/13/2017 4:07:00 PM
  • California Rookies Anxious To Get Started
  • I want to be able to hit it closer every time.” He says he’s looking forward to fishing Guntersville, another lake with a big fish reputation, to start the season along with the Mississippi River. Most of all, he’s anxious to see how he measures up ...
  • BassFan
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  • 1/13/2017 5:10:00 AM
  • Upstate Outdoors: Ice fishing, Southern style
  • Initially he built these rods in his shop to sell to the public, but the tactic became so popular locally, he convinced a panfish fishing rod manufacturer in Mississippi – B’n’M Poles from West Point, to produce them under his specifications.
  • Greenville Online
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  • 1/13/2017 12:48:00 AM
  • Bill to OK fish-farm bird kills revived
  • U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton, who sponsored similar legislation last year, agrees. The Dardanelle Republican said he is working with senators from Mississippi -- another major catfish-farming state -- to address the issue on his side of the Capitol. "We're trying
  • NWA Online
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  • 1/10/2017 2:06:00 AM
  • Spillway Fishing Question
  • I am wanting to branch out of my usual fishing spots and try some new places. I grew up fishing strictly for catfish on the Mississippi River and have recently got turned onto bass/sac-au-lait/bream fishing. I have been to Sorrel and Pigeon in the past but
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 1/9/2017 6:16:00 PM
  • 2017 Commercial Fishing Seasons Begin
  • The beginning of a new year means the beginning of the commercial fishing season for some of the more sought after species of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Commercial seasons for flounder and red drum are now officially open in Mississippi’s territorial ...
  • wxxv25.com
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  • 1/2/2017 10:30:00 PM
  • Several fishing seasons are now open for 2017
  • 23, 2003, in Nags Head, NC. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) BILOXI, Miss. (AP) – Several fishing seasons open Sunday in Mississippi. The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources says the commercial fishing seasons for flounder, red drum and greater amberjack .
  • WJTV
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  • 1/2/2017 12:07:00 PM
  • Several fishing seasons opened New Year’s Day
  • BILOXI, MISS– Several fishing seasons open New Year’s Day according to officials with the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources.The commercial fishing seasons for Flounder and Red Drum opened at 12:01 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 1, in Mississippi ...
  • newsms.fm
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  • 1/1/2017 3:09:08 PM
  • Several fishing seasons open Sunday
  • Several fishing seasons open Sunday in Mississippi. The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources says the commercial fishing seasons for flounder, red drum and greater amberjack will each open at 12:01 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 1, in Mississippi territorial wate
  • 16 WAPT
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  • 1/1/2017 1:14:36 PM
  • Peck: Open-water fishing part of New Year's plan
  • It looks like today and tomorrow will provide a rare opportunity for January open-water fishing—at least below dams over on the Mississippi River. Walleyes and saugers are stacked in wintering holes below dams at Genoa, Lynxville, Guttenburg and Dubuque ..
  • Gazette Xtra
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  • 1/1/2017 12:03:01 PM
  • Knoble: Fishing for walleyes in winter on the Mississippi River
  • Well, winter is here. Below freezing temperatures have turned many of the ponds, lakes, and most of the Mississippi River to ice. Time for ice fishing or “hard water fishing,” as some like to call it, where a five gallon bucket, a spud or drill, and a ...
  • Quad-Cities Times
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  • 12/31/2016 4:14:00 PM
  • Several fishing seasons open Sunday
  • BILOXI, Miss. - Several fishing seasons open Sunday in Mississippi. The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources says the commercial fishing seasons for flounder, red drum and greater amberjack will each open at 12:01 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 1, in Mississippi
  • wbrz.com
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  • 12/31/2016 2:45:51 AM
  • Flood, fishing top outdoor stories
  • The year 2016 kicked off with a massive Mississippi River flood and wound down with the return of fishing to Percy Quin State Park — all in all, a pretty eventful year outdoor-wise. Here’s a look at some of the top outdoor stories in more or less ...
  • Enterprise-Journal
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  • 12/25/2016 7:53:37 AM
  • Millennium Marine Announces Partnership with Bill Dance
  • Pearl, Mississippi- Millennium Marine, makers of the fishing industry's most comfortable, reliable seats and accessories proudly announces an all new partnership with legendary bass fisherman, Bill Dance. Bill Dance is widely regarded as "Bass Fishing's ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/20/2016 5:57:51 AM
  • Winter fishing gets underway Christmas week
  • The Coast is considered a hot spot for winter fishing. Black drum, speckled trout, redfish, sheepshead, crappie and bass are found both in the Mississippi Sound and in public waters governed by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks ..
  • Sun Herald
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  • 12/18/2016 6:43:11 AM
  • Ice Fishing Not Advised on Upper Mississippi
  • Unpredictable changes in water levels are occurring on the Upper Mississippi River pools this week due to ice in the Lock and Dam gates at Locks 7, 9 and 10. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is working to remove the ice frozen on the gates, but water ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/16/2016 8:25:46 AM

Mississippi Guides/Outfitters

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Mississippi Fishing Clubs

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Mississippi Weather

Greenville, MS (38703)

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Wind:190° 7 Kt
Humidity:96% 
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