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Fishing Georgia

EZFishing brings you Georgia'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 10302 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Georgia Fishing Resources

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

Georgia Fishing Regulations

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

Georgia 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 Georgia Government Agencies

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

Georgia Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Georgia.

  • The Venturing Angler Podcast: Fly Fishing in Georgia with Justin Pickett
  • Justin Pickett of Gink & Gasoline is an angler who takes full advantage of his home waters in Georgia. In this episode of The Venturing Angler Podcast — sponsored by Nautilus Reels — Justin discusses the waters and many species of Georgia.
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  • 7/21/2017 7:38:00 AM
  • 300 fish illegally taken from Georgia lake; man arrested
  • A fisherman was arrested after hundreds of fish were found to be illegally taken from Lake Oconee in Middle Georgia, according to state officials. The violation was discovered after Sgt. Matt Garthright checked a fisherman’s license, according to a ...
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution
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  • 7/19/2017 6:48:00 PM
  • Catch a Georgia Bass Slam
  • Georgia is the Black Bass Capital of the World! "No doubt the Black Bass is the appointed successor to the Lordly Trout...that he will eventually become the leading game fish of America is my oft-expressed opinion and firm belief." --Dr. James A.
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  • 7/19/2017 6:25:00 AM
  • Georgia Teacher Named State Fish Art Educator of the Year
  • WHITE BEAR LAKE, MN - Kathleen Petka has been named Wildlife Forever's 2017 State-Fish Art Educator of the Year. During her thirteen years of teaching at Walton High School, Kathleen has built a superior visual arts program and her students have been ...
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  • 7/7/2017 7:23:00 AM
  • 0625 Fishing Report
  • Crappie fishing has been very strong, and this early summer William’s boat is finding some very nice fish stacked up on brush in the Georgia Little River. Fishing minnows about 15 feet down over 25 feet of water has been the best pattern. They have been ..
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  • 6/25/2017 4:09:00 AM
  • I’m going to miss a fishing extraordinaire
  • I see the same couples fishing together time after time when I go down to the Ogeechee River in Georgia and it always makes me wish my wife would join me more often like Kit did with Frank. But then again, the saying “If wishes were horses beggars would ..
  • Island Packet Online
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  • 6/24/2017 6:36:00 PM
  • Cherokee Lake fish's future uncertain
  • Whether man or nature will do the job has not been settled. City of Thomasville officials said the Georgia Department of Natural Resources would relocate the thousands of fish to the Cassidy Road Park pond, but DNR personnel told the Times-Enterprise the .
  • Thomasville Times-Enterprise
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  • 6/23/2017 6:48:00 PM
  • Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel 40 miles east of Sapelo Sound
  • CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard medevacked a 49-year-old man Wednesday 40 miles east of Sapelo Sound, Georgia. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders were notified at 5:23 p.m. by a crewmember aboard the 43-foot fishing vessel Amy ..
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  • 6/23/2017 2:42:00 AM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Frequent rains continue to help fishing
  • Chum out some corn, put a few kernels on a small Aberdeen hook and cast it out. Secure your rod and wait for some North Georgia Redfish. Get ya’ some! Eric Aldrich is an outdoor writer, marketing specialist and bass angler. Reports are based on personal ..
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 6/22/2017 9:10:00 PM
  • Peacock Bass Bucket List Fishing Charter
  • A Peacock Bass Bucket List Fishing Charter is one that can be experienced fishing with us. I had the pleasure of fishing with Tim Adams, a Georgia Sports Outdoor radio host that wanted to experience South Florida Peacock Bass Fishing. He is also a retired
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  • 6/22/2017 8:42:00 PM
  • Hunting and Fishing Report: So Much to Do, So Little Time to Do It
  • 4. • Marine Area 7 South (San Juan Islands/Bellingham): Open July 15 through Sept. 30. • Marine Area 7 North (Gulf of Georgia): Open Aug. 17 through Sept. 30. Regulations prevent crab fishers from setting or pulling any shellfish gear from a vessel ...
  • Chronicle
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  • 6/22/2017 4:06:00 PM
  • EU market open for Georgia’s Black Sea fish
  • Black Sea fish and fish products have a high chance of making an impression in Europe and becoming one of Georgia’s leading export products alongside wine, hazelnuts, blueberries, wool, and honey. The European Union (EU) has just included Georgia in the ..
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  • 6/21/2017 8:14:00 AM
  • The Ups And Downs Of A Weekend Angler
  • Prior to last week's B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Regional, I had qualified for one other B.A.S.S. regional and one on the TBF side through the Georgia State Championships. which I qualified for via my local fishing club, the Marietta Bassmasters. In both of ..
  • BassFan
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  • 6/20/2017 12:25:00 AM
  • Fish Tales on Lake Lanier ~ Food & Fun for All
  • So, I drove to Fish Tales in Flowery Branch, Georgia, by Lanier’s Hideaway Bay Marina hoping for a filling meal and a pleasant adventure. I chose … wisely. They had an open table outside, under a shady palm tree umbrella. The horizon looked a bit ...
  • LakeLanier
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  • 6/19/2017 11:30:00 PM
  • Federal Managers Address Red Snapper, Cobia in South Atlantic
  • The recreational fishery for Atlantic cobia (Georgia to New York) closed in federal waters earlier this year as a result of harvest estimates from NOAA Fisheries showing the annual catch limit was exceeded in 2016. The Council received a presentation by ..
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  • 6/19/2017 5:52:00 AM
  • 0618 Fishing Report
  • Crappie fishing has been very strong, and this early summer William’s boat is finding some very nice fish stacked up on brush in the Georgia Little River. Fishing minnows about 15 feet down over 25 feet of water has been the best pattern. They have been ..
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  • 6/18/2017 4:09:00 AM
  • No charges filed in 2 teens’ disappearance while fishing
  • According to the FDLE report, the Gainesville firm Six Maritime conducted its own analysis of the search for the boys and concluded they likely remained together until they died off the Georgia coast. The teens’ bodies were never found. The Florida Fish ..
  • The Republic
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  • 6/17/2017 3:20:00 PM
  • Wild or Stocked, Trout Choices Abound on GA’s Chattooga River
  • Situated on the eastern border of the state, Georgia’s Chattooga River is a wild and scenic river that provides excellent opportunities for trout fishing away from others. From the middle of the Chattooga River Trail just upstream of where it enters the ..
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  • 6/16/2017 7:01:00 PM
  • High Temps, Low Water - Inland Fish Face an Uncertain Future
  • Georgia Unit; Abigail Lynch and Bonnie Myers, NCCWSC; and other partners from universities and organizations across the country. The workshop was funded by the Missouri Unit and NCCWSC. The ONB features articles from Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research
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  • 6/15/2017 3:08:00 PM
  • Potomac River Day 1 Coverage
  • That’s for sure not a bad situation to be in before noon on day one. Jason Johnson is also doing pretty well – despite hating all things grass, the Georgia pro has about a 13-pound limit in the boat. Still fishing with a broken foot (it’s been that ...
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  • 6/15/2017 2:25:00 PM
  • Fishing,cats and dogs
  • After setting Steven, Elio and Tom up at the dam, with Andrea and Daniel, we ladies (Rita, Martina, Georgia and I) as well as Matthew, headed to the nearby market to do some window shopping. When we returned, we found the boys had only caught one fish ...
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  • 6/14/2017 5:57:00 PM
  • Opinion: Let’s get some helmets for those Tybee Island pelicans
  • I have a bunch of pelicans to thank for that insight. Namely, the Tybee Island pelicans in Georgia. I’ve seen pelicans before, but the body-slamming, head-banging pelicans at Tybee, take the cake. I mean the fish, they take the fish. They take the fish ...
  • Rock Hill Herald
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  • 6/14/2017 2:31:00 PM
  • TALKING TROUT: TU Kids’ Fishing Day this Saturday
  • I am not positive, but this is most likely the 30th Kids’ Fishing Day that the chapter has put together for the kids of Northwest Georgia. Throughout the years there has been over 30,000 trout stocked in the pond and the creek for the kids to catch.
  • Fish Wrap
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  • 6/14/2017 5:46:00 AM
  • Georgia man drowns while fishing in Rock Creek near Roberts
  • A 60-year-old Georgia fisherman drowned in Rock Creek south of Roberts Monday afternoon. The man was fishing with two friends and fell while attempting to cross the creek at about 4:30 p.m., according to Carbon County Sheriff Josh McQuillan. One of the ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 6/13/2017 6:16:00 AM
  • Sex-Changing Fish Exhibits Essential Male Courtship Behaviour
  • Sex-changing fish exhibit differences in androgen receptor (AR) expression in muscles that are highly sensitive to androgens (male sex hormones) and essential for male courtship behaviour, according to a Georgia State University study. The study was ...
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  • 6/13/2017 5:53:00 AM

Georgia Guides/Outfitters

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Georgia Fishing Clubs

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