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Fishing California

EZFishing brings you California'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 13165 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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California Fishing Resources

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

California Fishing Regulations

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


California 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 California Government Agencies

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

California Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in California.

  • More California coast reopens to Dungeness crab fishing
  • SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California officials say a 50-mile stretch of commercial Dungeness crab fishery will reopen after tests showed a drop in acid levels. The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/2h2vDda ) that the California Department of Fish .
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  • 12/2/2016 7:19:27 PM
  • Appellate MVP: Fish & Richardson's Craig Countryman
  • APPELLATE Craig Countryman Fish & Richardson The Southern California-based appellate litigator served as lead counsel in Halo Electronics v. Pulse Electronics, one of two patent cases through which the high court unanimously held in June that the Federal .
  • Law 360
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  • 12/2/2016 7:12:18 PM
  • More Marin-Sonoma coast reopens to Dungeness crab fishing
  • California officials say a 50-mile stretch of commercial Dungeness crab fishery will reopen after tests showed a drop in acid levels. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the California Department of Fish and Wildlife says the area between Point Reyes
  • Marin Independent Journal
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  • 12/2/2016 4:20:30 PM
  • Striper 230 Walkaround Review
  • Pre-dawn darkness still shrouded the docks in Southern California’s Huntington Harbour, where I met Capt. Joe Oliver and first mate Nick Jones in late August for my Fish Trial of the new Striper 230 Walkaround. Under the glow of an aft spreader light ...
  • Sport Fishing
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  • 12/2/2016 4:13:20 PM
  • Agencies Pursue Hatchery for Central California Coast Coho
  • Juvenile Central California Coast coho salmon swim in an aging rearing tank at Kingfisher Flat Hatchery in Santa Cruz County, California. Photo by David Stafford Juvenile California Coastal coho grow in rearing tanks at Kingfisher Flat Hatchery in Santa ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/2/2016 7:52:16 AM
  • Three Questions: Ish Monroe
  • Dave Landahl Published December 1, 2016 Taking a little break from tuna fishing in Southern California, bass pro Ish Monroe decided to pursue another challenge. This one is certainly more difficult than landing 100-pound tuna. What is the challenge Mr ...
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 12/2/2016 7:37:57 AM
  • More California coast reopens to Dungeness crab fishing
  • SAN FRANCISCO — California officials say a 50-mile stretch of commercial Dungeness crab fishery will reopen after tests showed a drop in acid levels. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the California Department of Fish and Wildlife says the area ...
  • Napa Valley Register
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  • 12/2/2016 7:30:47 AM
  • More of Northern California coast opens to commercial crab fishing
  • A 50-mile stretch of the commercial Dungeness crab fishery between Point Reyes in Marin County and Salt Point in Sonoma County that had been closed by state officials will open Saturday on the news of a drop in domoic acid levels, according to the ...
  • San Francisco Gate
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  • 12/1/2016 9:50:58 PM
  • Three Questions: Ish Monroe
  • Dave Landahl Published December 1, 2016 Taking a little break from tuna fishing in Southern California, bass pro Ish Monroe decided to pursue another challenge. This one is certainly more difficult than landing 100-pound tuna. What is the challenge Mr ...
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 12/1/2016 9:22:20 PM
  • Fishing company fined for fuel spill at Ventura Harbor
  • But a report by the California Environmental Protection Agency found that an unknown quantity of fuel drifted throughout the harbor. Because fishing and mussel harvesting happens in the harbor, there was a potential threat to public health from the ...
  • Ventura County Star
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  • 12/1/2016 7:34:58 PM
  • The Fishing Report: Berryessa the place to be for crappie
  • California Delta … has some muddy water thanks to the recent rains that colored up the Sacramento River. That’s the loud dinner bell calling in big sturgeon. Monday’s Hot Sheet said the sturgeon fishing was “remarkable.” According to Captain ...
  • Napa Valley Register
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  • 12/1/2016 4:43:10 PM
  • Come Clean My Fish Tank Launches New Website
  • Come Clean My Fish Tank, a company that provides fish tank maintenance and cleaning services to customers in Southern California, has launched a new website. The company has been providing services for quite a while and says that the launch of their ...
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  • 11/30/2016 6:53:12 PM
  • Woodacre culvert work will help rare fish as rains arrive
  • “We are relying on the latest technology from California Fish and Wildlife and the National Marine Fisheries Service for this work,” said Liz Lewis, watershed division manager for the county. “We improved the passage and restored quiet a bit of ...
  • Marin Independent Journal
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  • 11/30/2016 4:30:02 PM
  • Tom: Too Cold To Fish? Never!
  • Believe it or not, as Northern California cools down for winter, fishing in many places starts heating up. In fact, the next several months are probably my favorite time of year to fish. From migratory steelhead and striped bass, to fat holdover trout ...
  • cbslocal.com
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  • 11/30/2016 11:58:01 AM
  • California Fish Market Llc
  • How do I get my business listed? Our directory features more than 18 million business listings from across the entire US. However, if we're missing your business, just click the button below to request that it be added.
  • Clayton News Daily
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  • 11/30/2016 8:08:57 AM
  • DiMora Launches Fishing Boat Line
  • Palm Springs, California – November 30, 2016 – Just in time for the holiday season, DiMora Watercraft, a division of DiMora Enterprises, LLC, is accepting orders for custom, handcrafted, made-to-order fishing vessels ideal for both offshore and lake ...
  • pressreleaseping.com
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  • 11/30/2016 2:32:31 AM
  • Cargill, Calysta to open fish food factory in Memphis
  • Calysta is a Menlo Park, California-based company that makes sustainable products aimed at improving worldwide food security. FeedKind is billed as a family of sustainable, traceable nutritional ingredients for fish, livestock and pets. Calysta opened a ..
  • The Commercial Appeal
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  • 11/29/2016 5:49:57 PM
  • Fishing Report: Week of Nov. 29
  • The bridge is the first one west of the dam. O’Neill Forebay remained the top spot for central California striped bass fishermen as water from the south Delta continues to be pumped through the reservoir on its way to the main San Luis Reservoir.
  • Fresno Bee
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  • 11/29/2016 3:38:07 AM
  • Lawsuit demands monitoring, fish protection at Yountville-area reservoir
  • The reservoir serving Yountville and the neighboring Veterans Home of California has become the latest Napa County water source to be targeted in court for allegedly siphoning excessive water and damaging fish habitats, a lawsuit that will sound familiar .
  • Napa Valley Register
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  • 11/25/2016 2:55:45 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife discusses fishing closure on Sacramento River
  • REDDING, Calif. - The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) held a meeting Monday night to discuss a proposed permanent closure along the Sacramento River to protect endangered winter-run Chinook salmon. CDFW Fisheries Program Manager Curtis ..
  • KRCR News Channel 7
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  • 11/14/2016 7:09:11 AM
  • How a billionaire’s right-hand man became a big fish in a big pond
  • LinkedIn: Hollod couch-surfed (and beach-surfed) with two friends in Southern California for a month, falling in love with the region’s comparatively casual vibe. An insight dawned on him. “Why does this dichotomy of big fish, small fish exist?”
  • The Bulletin
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  • 11/13/2016 8:07:38 AM

California Guides/Outfitters

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California Fishing Clubs

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California Weather

Fresno, CA (93721)

Updated on 20:41 PM

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Wind:140° 1 Kt
Humidity:92% 
Dew Point:38°F
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