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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.

  • Retired coordinator of governor's opener gets to fish, not work, in 2017
  • "I'm not quite used to it yet." Altepeter grew up in California, where her father taught her to fish. At age 10, she moved to Minnesota and eventually married a "guy who loved to fish." In time, they moved to Baudette, where her husband worked as a fishing
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 3/25/2017 10:19:00 PM
  • Allen County 4-H to host fish fry, kid’s carnival fundraiser Saturday
  • California Rd. The event features all you can eat fish and tenderloin and carnival games for kids. All proceeds for the event benefit Allen County 4-H clubs, which event organizers Kurt and Kelly Van Horn say isn’t just about animals. Kids can get ...
  • Wane
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  • 3/25/2017 12:57:00 PM
  • RAYMARINE: Making it RAYn in Texas
  • Trained on the diverse waters of the West, the California-native is equally adept with finesse or power fishing. Whether sight fishing clear waters or fishing vertically with his Raymarine CHIRP sonar and DownVision, Zaldain is a master of precise ...
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 3/25/2017 5:07:00 AM
  • Poly Fishing Lures Launched On Amazon
  • Walnut, California based company, Protiga Group, has recently launched a new product onto the Amazon marketplace. The company's Poly Fishing Lures have become available through the marketplace. Sarah Dykes with Protiga Group says, "These Poly Fishing Lures
  • www.pressadvantage.com
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  • 3/24/2017 9:01:00 PM
  • Friday Smorgasbord: Undersea battles and wooden fish edition
  • Its a back and forth game of octopus and crab until… an unexpected visitor joins the battle. Filmed by divers off the coast of Monterey, California, “Whiskers” the harbor seal is well known to divers in the area. A Wheelchair for a goldfish?
  • reefbuilders.com
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  • 3/24/2017 6:45:00 PM
  • Tales from the Fish Camp: A brief look at San Onofre’s earliest days
  • Surfing didn’t really come to San O until the 1930s. At this time, there were probably less than 100 surfers in Southern California and eventually word of a fishing camp on a desolate stretch of beach halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego captured ...
  • DP Times
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  • 3/24/2017 2:39:00 PM
  • Plastic waste found in fish meant for human consumption
  • In a first, researchers have found plastic debris in fishes in Indonesia and California, U.S. meant for human consumption, raising a red flag for human health. According to a paper published in September 2015 in the journal Scientific Reports, man-made ...
  • journosdiary.com
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  • 3/24/2017 2:23:00 PM
  • Artificial Clean Water Lake Okeechobee Bass Fishing
  • Mark has a list of accomplishments in the fishing industry a mile long. Mark originally from California moved to Florida, sharpen his northern skills years ago to master guiding on world famous Lake Okeechobee..
  • bassonline.com
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  • 3/24/2017 1:43:00 PM
  • Crews rescue stranded fish in Tehama County
  • RED BLUFF, Calif. - California Department of Fish and Wildlife employees were out rescuing fish by Jelly's Ferry Bridge that had been stranded after high river flows receded. This is the third week crews have been combing through sloughs to rescue stranded
  • KRCR News Channel 7
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  • 3/24/2017 7:06:00 AM
  • Raymarine Pros Ready for Bassmaster Classic
  • Trained on the diverse waters of the West, the California-native is equally adept with finesse or power fishing. Whether sight fishing clear waters or fishing vertically with his Raymarine CHIRP sonar and DownVision, Zaldain is a master of precise ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/24/2017 6:23:00 AM
  • Two friends, two fish, 76 pounds
  • “We haven’t seen very many big ones lately, but they’re still out there,” he said. Originally from San Bernardino, California, Flatt said he’s fished Big Bear and Silverwood lakes, but those fish don’t fight as much because they’re trout-fe
  • kdminer.com
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  • 3/24/2017 5:55:00 AM
  • RAYMARINE PROS READY FOR THE 2017 BASSMASTER CLASSIC
  • Trained on the diverse waters of the West, the California-native is equally adept with finesse or power fishing. Whether sight fishing clear waters or fishing vertically with his Raymarine CHIRP sonar and DownVision, Zaldain is a master of precise ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/24/2017 2:52:00 AM
  • Electric Hooks Chris Zaldain as New Fishing Ambassador
  • Electric, a California based eyewear brand, has partnered with Chris Zaldain, an elite angler on the competitive freshwater bass fishing circuit. Chris is joining the best in class when it comes to freshwater fishing with an energy and style all his own.
  • snewsnet.com
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  • 3/23/2017 8:46:00 PM
  • Using Autopilot as a Fishing Tool
  • But, autopilot also comes into play once the game is on as well. Fighting the biggest of big mako sharks off Southern California, for example, requires keeping the boat in gear and moving at all times. This keeps the fish up on the surface and prevents it
  • fishtrack.com
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  • 3/23/2017 7:19:00 PM
  • Children Encouraged to Get 'Hooked on Fishing' at Free Clinic
  • From Riverside County Parks, CA Department of Fish and Wildlife:Riverside County Regional Park & Open-Space District, in collaboration with the California Department of Fish & Wildlife, invite children of all ages to a free fishing clinic at Lake Cahuilla
  • Patch
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  • 3/23/2017 2:27:00 PM
  • Tales from the Fish Camp: A Brief Look at San Onofre’s Earliest Days
  • Photo: Joe Quigg Surfing didn’t really come to San O until the 1930s. At this time, there were probably less than 100 surfers in Southern California and eventually word of a fishing camp on a desolate stretch of beach halfway between Los Angeles and San ..
  • sanclementetimes.com
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  • 3/23/2017 12:26:00 PM
  • The Fishing Beat (March 22)
  • Steelhead winner was Dave Kendall of Batavia with a 33 1/2 inch fish caught in the Oak Orchard River. In the Rudd Division, it was California Joe Pavalonis of Buffalo repeating his category win, measuring in a 17ß inch fish from the Upper Niagara River.
  • Buffalo News
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  • 3/23/2017 4:31:00 AM
  • On-board with local fishing show — the Aloha Spirit!
  • Absolutely fabulous trip on March 16th 2017 on the Aloha Spirit Sportfishing (4151 S. Victoria Avenue Oxnard, California). The islands were so green, whales migrating and perfect weather. We picked away a at fish in deeper water and tried the ...
  • citizensjournal.us
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  • 3/23/2017 2:28:00 AM
  • Hard To Count On Anything At Conroe
  • “I really like the lake just because it had a lot to offer compared to the lakes I fish in California. It has a little of this and a little of that. It’s like a combination of a bunch of lakes I fish back home. Coming here, I was expecting a full-blown ...
  • BassFan
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  • 3/23/2017 1:03:00 AM
  • Fishing Report, March 22
  • The recreational harvest of mussels is closed from Cape Arago (south of Coos Bay) to the California border. Surf perch fishing has been good when ocean swells are small. Surf perch anglers will do the best fishing with sand shrimp or Berkely Gulp sand worm
  • NR today
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  • 3/22/2017 5:58:00 PM
  • The State of Fish on World Water Day
  • In California alone, 90 of the state’s 122 native fish are in serious trouble, with 30 listed as threatened or endangered. We can protect this important resource, but it will take a concerted effort to increase the amount of water flowing through ...
  • www.nrdc.org
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  • 3/22/2017 4:36:00 PM
  • Closer to home is your best bet
  • A group from Florida and California fished the reef with Capt. Kevin Wilson of Knee Deep Charters out of the Geiger Key Marina. Suzy, from Key West, landed a 30-pound cobia, while Michael, from Okeechobee, reeled in a 35-pound king mackerel. To finish the
  • flkeysnews.com
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  • 3/22/2017 1:21:00 PM
  • China's craze for fish bladder may wipe out rare species
  • Now the Chinese have targeted the Totoaba fish of the Gulf of California – 13,000 kms away. The Totoaba fish stomach, or “maw”, is valued for its high collagen content, and the Chinese believe its swim bladders can boost fertility, improve ...
  • english.mathrubhumi.com
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  • 3/22/2017 10:24:00 AM

California Guides/Outfitters

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California Fishing Clubs

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