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Fishing Delaware

EZFishing brings you Delaware'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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Delaware Fishing Resources

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

Delaware Fishing Regulations

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Delaware 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 Delaware Government Agencies

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

Delaware Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Delaware.

  • ON THE WATER: Tog fishing remains steady
  • The vast majority of the tog action has been taking place out in the ocean on artificial reef sites and wrecks. Tog fishing in Delaware Bay, as the big bay has fished for many of the fisheries this year, continues to be a major disappointment. A ...
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 12/8/2016 11:27:03 AM
  • Atlantic States MFC Meets Tonight on Menhaden, Jonah Crab
  • Jonah crabs are a deepwater species found in the Atlantic Ocean that sometimes venture into the lower Delaware Bay, but are very unlikely to be seen by recreational crabbers. Though Jonah crabs are a small fishery in Delaware, their claws are an ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/8/2016 10:15:28 AM
  • The Fishing Line Nov. 23
  • They have been getting their limits of fish. Another good spot to hit is Delaware Reef Site #11 which has “good numbers” of fish, but you’ll have to get through the shorts. Matt moved on to stripers with a reminder that our season last year ...
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 11/23/2016 3:02:17 AM
  • Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Nov. 7-13
  • DOVER – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between Nov. 7-13 made ...
  • news.delaware.gov
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  • 11/21/2016 11:57:22 PM
  • On the Water: Tog fishing heats up in the bay and inlet
  • On the Water: Tog fishing heats up in the bay and inlet As the water has cooled and the fish move inshore, more tog have been caught up in Delaware Bay and Indian River Inlet. Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news .
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 11/16/2016 10:01:36 PM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Watch out for whales
  • There are still good numbers of sea bass on the Delaware reef site #11, but quite a few more shorts to weed through. Blackfish are still on the inlet rock pile and the inshore wrecks so it looks like we'll get a shot at them on Wednesday when it goes to 6
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 11/13/2016 6:51:53 PM
  • Barbara Jean Fish
  • Pendleton. Barbara was born April 24, 1952, in Little Creek, Delaware, to Benjamin John and Delores Cornelia (Thornley) Fish. Since her father was in the military, she was raised all across the United States and even spent time in Japan. She graduated from
  • East Oregonian
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  • 11/11/2016 12:27:42 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Oct. 31
  • DOVER – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between Oct. 31-Nov. 6 ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 11/11/2016 4:35:16 AM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Sandy Hook Channel lights up
  • There are small blues on these wrecks and still some triggerfish around as well. There are sea bass at the Cape May Reef and Delaware reef site #11, but a lot of throwbacks. You really have to work for keepers on the inshore spots. We've gotten some really
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 11/9/2016 4:11:59 PM
  • Division of Fish & Wildlife Seeks Great Shots of Delaware Hunters
  • DOVER, DEL. -(Ammoland.com)- With many of Delaware’s fall hunting seasons underway, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife invites you to enter your hunting photographs taken while afield in the 2016/17 Delaware Hunting Photo Contest. The winning photo ...
  • Ammo Land
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  • 11/2/2016 9:35:15 PM
  • Dead whale had fishing gear caught in throat, report says
  • The whale found dead at a port along the Delaware River last week had fishing gear on its fins and in its throat, something that officials believe contributed to its death, a report says. Found floating at a berth at the Port of Wilmington Friday morning .
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 11/2/2016 3:30:11 PM
  • Long history of a fishing, feasting club in Bensalem hooks longtime angler
  • Folks there doubted I could connect with members at their revered fish house on the Delaware River in Andalusia. Still, I drove to the end of a long lane leading to the club. Carefully manicured lawns set off exquisitely maintained buildings painted pale .
  • Bucks County Courier Times
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  • 10/31/2016 12:12:07 PM
  • Mrs. Alma Elaine Fish
  • ELIZABETHTON - Mrs. Alma Elaine Fish, of Elizabethton, TN, died on Saturday, October 29, 2016. She was born in Greenwood, Delaware, and she, her older sister, Mae and her parents, John and Mary Phillips, moved north to work in the arms industry during the
  • Johnson City Press
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  • 10/29/2016 8:21:15 PM
  • Winds not helping anyone at start of sea bass season: Shep on Fishing
  • Delaware Valley Surfcasters took the team title. Merchantville Fishing Club B team was second and Creek Keepers third. One of the neat features of the day was that the sanctioning Association of Surf Angling Clubs presented a rod and reel to all 13 surf ..
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 10/24/2016 6:25:30 PM
  • No. 1 Delaware Fishing Tag Brings High Bid
  • WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - The Number 1 surf fishing tag in Delaware has sold for $26,000. The Wilmington News Journal reports that Jim Weller, a Lincoln businessman, secured the tag in the final bid of an auction during a barbeque competition at Delaware ...
  • Delmarva Public Radio
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  • 10/24/2016 2:14:57 PM
  • Delaware Fishing Tag No. 1 Sells for $26k
  • BETHANY BEACH, Del. (AP/WBOC) - The Number 1 surf fishing tag in Delaware has sold for $26,000. Jim Weller, a Lincoln businessman, secured the tag in the final bid of an auction during a barbeque competition at Delaware Seashore State Park near Bethany ...
  • WBOC
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  • 10/24/2016 2:47:46 AM
  • Delaware fishing tag No. 1 sells for $26k
  • WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - The Number 1 surf fishing tag in Delaware has sold for $26,000. The Wilmington News Journal reports (http://delonline.us/2e0Xqpk ) that Jim Weller, a Lincoln businessman, secured the tag in the final bid of an auction during a ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 10/23/2016 4:53:37 PM
  • NJ/Delaware Black Sea Bass Reopens Saturday (Oct. 22)
  • This Saturday, October 22, the New Jersey and Delaware black sea bass fishery will officially reopen for the rest of 2016. For wreck fishermen in both states, the bag limit increases to 15 fish bag through December 31, with the minimum size of 12-1/2 ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/20/2016 8:14:37 AM
  • Surf Fishing Tag Bearing No. 1 Will Be Auctioned This Weekend
  • DOVER, Del. -- Low-digit surf fishing tags will be auctioned off at an event this weekend in Delaware, including a plate that bears the numeral "1." The tag is among several low-digit tags being auctioned on Saturday at the Boo-B-Q event in Seashore State
  • WBOC
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  • 10/20/2016 6:55:53 AM
  • Delaware surf fishing tag No. 2 sold for $20K. Now No. 1 is for sale
  • No one is sure how much Delaware's lowest digit surf fishing tag -- No. 1 -- will bring Saturday when it is sold at auction. There is no benchmark for the lowest of the low digit tags, but surf tag #2 fetched $20,500 last year. "I would guess it could ...
  • USA Today
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  • 10/17/2016 6:05:10 PM
  • Delaware surf fishing tag No. 2 sold for $20K. Now No. 1 is for sale.
  • No one is sure how much Delaware's lowest digit surf fishing tag -- No. 1 -- will bring Saturday when it is sold at auction. There is no benchmark for the lowest of the low digit tags, but surf tag #2 fetched $20,500 last year. "I would guess it could ...
  • USA Today
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  • 10/17/2016 4:53:35 PM

Delaware Guides/Outfitters

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Delaware Fishing Clubs

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Delaware Weather

Newark, DE (19713)

Updated on 18:56 PM

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32°F 

Feels like: 23°F

Wind:300° 12 Kt
Humidity:47% 
Dew Point:17°F
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Sunrise: 07:11 AM 

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