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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.

  • Say goodbye to trout fishing on the Delaware if this happens | Opinion
  • The rhythm of fly-fishing tends to cause your mind to wander. What's for dinner? Will my son pitch in Saturday's game? Not so on the Upper Delaware River in the Catskills. The Big D is a western river, and yet it is somehow only a couple of hours away from
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 5/27/2017 3:22:00 PM
  • Take Action to Protect the Upper Delaware River
  • The Upper Delaware River tailwater is one of the finest wild-trout fisheries in the country. In less than a week, it could be in grave danger. New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and New York City must all agree on extending the current water ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 5/26/2017 8:58:00 PM
  • Ghostfish Brewing releasing its first packaged, sour beer
  • Back in February, Ghostfish Brewing released its first sour beer. Co-Conspirator Apricot Sour was a cross-continent, bi-coastal collaboration beer brewed with Revelation Brewing of Delaware. Now the company is releasing another gluten-free sour beer ...
  • washingtonbeerblog.com
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  • 5/26/2017 4:13:00 PM
  • Fishing: Battling for the blues
  • while allowing three summer flounder at 17 inches for those fishing west of the Corlies regs on Delaware Bay. On Saturday, June 3, the Hudson River Fishermen's Association and the Sea Girt Surf Kings will fight the suds and surf in Sea Girt to see who will
  • North Jersey
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  • 5/25/2017 4:01:00 PM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: NJ Fluke season opens Thursday
  • The minimum size limit this season will remain 17 inches for Delaware Bay. Each angler may keep three legally sized fish caught from the bay each day. The Shore-Based Enhanced Fishing Opportunity Program at Island Beach State Park in Ocean County will ...
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 5/24/2017 11:09:00 PM
  • Flounder season opens Thursday with 3-fish limit at 18 inches
  • 5. For the Delaware Bay and tributaries, the minimum catch is 17 inches, with a three-fish limit. Last year's summer flounder season ran May 21-Sept. 25 with a five-fish possession limit at 18 inches or more for coastal waters, and four at 17 inches or ...
  • Shore News Today
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  • 5/24/2017 3:02:00 PM
  • Best Lehigh Valley fishing spots
  • Delaware River, Easton The longest undammed river on the East Coast, the Delaware is home to smallmouth bass, walleye, channel catfish and even anadromous American shad and hefty striped bass. Its waters can be accessed from several locations including ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 5/23/2017 4:36:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania looks to hook more people on fishing with Fish-For-Free days
  • Easton's Forks of the Delaware Shad Fishing Tournament, defunct since 2014, was a notable casualty of demographic changes. It ran for three decades and drew hundreds of anglers in its heyday, but was slowly killed by the double blow of the 2008 Great ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 5/22/2017 5:23:00 PM
  • State looks to hook more people on fishing with Fish-For-Free days
  • Easton's Forks of the Delaware Shad Fishing Tournament, defunct since 2014, was a notable casualty of demographic changes. It ran for three decades and drew hundreds of anglers in its heyday, but was slowly killed by the double blow of the 2008 Great ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 5/22/2017 4:53:00 AM
  • In a fishing mecca, fly shop celebrates its 80th year
  • It keeps me up at night.” Way grew up fishing for carp and bass on the Delaware River with his father and uncle near his small hometown of Bovina Center, New York, roughly an hour and half southwest of Albany. When it came time to go to college — a ...
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 5/21/2017 11:18:00 AM
  • 46.9-pound striper caught from Atlantic City jetty
  • She and husband Joe went fishing off Reeds Beach in Delaware Bay. He hooked up two 40-inch-plus bass on the first two bites. And, of course, Denise put in the dig: “I finally taught him how to get the big ones.” Surf-casters score Surf-casters got ...
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 5/20/2017 11:45:00 PM
  • Time to go fishing for Dogfish Head
  • Mulready's Pub celebrated four years in business Tuesday with a tap takeover from a brewery in Milton, Delaware called Dogfish Head. “In four years I've had over 350 different beers on tap,” Owner Rick Becker told a packed pub. “I'm not even going to ...
  • The Emporia Gazette
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  • 5/20/2017 11:11:00 AM
  • 46.9-pound striper caught in Atlantic City jetty
  • She and husband Joe went fishing off Reeds Beach in Delaware Bay. He hooked up two 40-inch-plus bass on the first two bites. And, of course, Denise put in the dig: “I finally taught him how to get the big ones.” Surf-casters score Surf-casters got ...
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 5/20/2017 2:11:00 AM
  • Shep on Fishing
  • She and husband Joe went fishing off Reeds Beach in Delaware Bay. He hooked up with two 40-inch-plus bass on the first two bites. And, of course, Denise put in the dig: "I finally taught him how to get the big ones." Surf-casters got their shot at bigger .
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 5/19/2017 10:57:00 PM
  • How to Get Started In Fly-Fishing
  • The nearby West Branch of the Delaware is known for big, aggressive rainbow trout. The famed Henry's Fork River is a short drive away; the Railroad Ranch section is simply one of the best stretches of fly-fishing water in the world. Owner Lonnie Allen is .
  • Popular Mechanics
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  • 5/19/2017 2:39:00 PM
  • Explore the Delaware Bay Coastal Ecosystems at AREC
  • On April 24th the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), Division of Fish and Wildlife held their grand opening for the new Aquatic Resources Education Center(AREC). Programs like Take a Kid Fishing, Eco-Explorers ...
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 5/18/2017 7:07:00 PM
  • Fishing: Time for your own big fish story
  • These bass will spread out in southern Monmouth and northern Ocean county waters and continue to move north. These big bass are the Delaware and Chesapeake breeders so advocating catch and release would be a great thing to do. The bluefish action has also
  • North Jersey
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  • 5/17/2017 4:52:00 PM
  • DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: May 1-7
  • 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, DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between May 1-7 ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 5/13/2017 5:15:00 PM
  • 'Big, big' bluefish still plentiful throughout area: Shep on Fishing
  • Fourth, fifth and sixth-place finishers get Tsunami fishing rods. Black drumfish are taking up residence on the Jersey side of Delaware Bay. Mike Rothman was prepping the Bonanza II party/open boat for a Friday evening sortie out of Fortescue in advance of
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 5/12/2017 9:41:00 PM
  • Fishing Forecast: May 16 can't come fast enough for anglers
  • They're thick in Virginia for at least three weeks now. And how about this? Over past two weeks there's been a killer bluefish run along the Atlantic coast and into Delaware Bay. Now it seems a small scouting party at the vanguard of those migrating blues
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 5/11/2017 2:27:00 AM

Delaware Guides/Outfitters

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Delaware Fishing Clubs

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