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Fishing Hawaii

EZFishing brings you Hawaii'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 1483 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Hawaii Fishing Resources

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

Hawaii Fishing Regulations

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


Hawaii 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 Hawaii Government Agencies

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

Hawaii Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Hawaii.

  • Guest Post: In defence of game fishing
  • Not so. There are many stories of fish tagged and released in New Zealand waters being caught again in the Islands, or even as far away as Hawaii. It is not uncommon for a fish to be tagged here, tagged again in Tonga, and tagged a third time back here.
  • kiwiblog.co.nz
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  • 1/15/2018 6:00:00 PM
  • Aquarium fishing banned in West Hawaii waters pending review
  • Hawaii officials have instituted a ban on commercial aquarium fishing in West Hawaii waters. The Hawaii Tribune-Herald reports the state Department of Land and Natural Resources announced the ban on Friday pending the results of an environmental review.
  • The Miami Herald
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  • 1/8/2018 6:22:00 AM
  • Ban on taking fish for aquariums now statewide
  • HONOLULU — State officials have expanded the aquarium fishing ban to West Hawaii after a 2017 state Supreme Court ruling requiring environmental review prior to collection for the commercial aquarium trade. “As a result of these court decisions it is ...
  • The Garden Island
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  • 1/6/2018 10:05:00 AM
  • Farming Nemo: Breeding Aquarium Fish to Save Wild Species, Coral Reefs
  • In 2014, Rene Umberger, a Hawaii-based activist and director of For the Fishes, introduced a smartphone app called Tank Watch that lists the 50-plus reef fish species that are widely available through captive breeding programs. The idea is to help hobbyist
  • News Deeply
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  • 1/3/2018 1:52:00 PM
  • Good supply of fish keeps up with NYE demand
  • "Every year at this time, fortunately for Hawaii, these fish migrate closer to Hawaii, so with the demand factor, it works out pretty nice," says Brooks Takenaka of the United Fishing Agency. It's a cool 40 degrees in the auction's freezer. About 100,000 .
  • KITV
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  • 1/1/2018 9:53:00 PM
  • Kona Hawaii Fishing Report - December...
  • Kona Hawaii Fishing Report – December wrap-up. What a great way to end the year! There was a bite on almost everything this month. Winter is usually the slowest time of the year for blue marlin but the bite was about as good as it gets even in the summer .
  • fishtrack.com
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  • 1/1/2018 5:54:00 AM
  • Coast Guard cites fishing boat for illegal foreign captain
  • HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard said Friday it found a foreign worker acting as the captain of an American-flagged commercial fishing vessel in federal waters off Hawaii. The crew of the U.S. Cutter Oliver Berry boarded the unnamed vessel on Dec. 19 and ..
  • WRAL.com
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  • 1/1/2018 1:33:00 AM
  • Coast Guard Cites Fishing Boat For Illegal Foreign Captain
  • The Coast Guard Hearing Office will review the violation and consider further legal action. Officials boarded a total of six Hawaii-based commercial fishing vessels during a 10-day patrol. They issued eight violations. A 2016 Associated Press ...
  • Honolulu Civil Beat
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  • 12/30/2017 6:10:00 PM
  • Coast Guard cites fishing boat for illegal foreign captain
  • The U.S. Coast Guard said Friday it found a foreign worker acting as the captain of an American-flagged commercial fishing vessel in federal waters off Hawaii. The crew of the U.S. Cutter Oliver Berry boarded the unnamed vessel on Dec. 19 and issued a ...
  • ABC News
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  • 12/30/2017 12:45:00 AM
  • Masters of Bass
  • “People at home thought we were crazy,” says Stephanie. “But if we had gone to Cancun or Hawaii, we’d just have gone fishing anyway.” They fish tournaments together as a team. “It’s a way to spend more time together,” says Joe, who was ...
  • Sports Illustrated
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  • 12/28/2017 1:29:00 PM
  • 9th Circuit Gives Enviros New Way to Shut Down Hawaii Fishing Fleet
  • (CN) – Federal agencies must rethink permitting a swordfish-catching operation to increase the use of a fishing method that can kill endangered sea turtles and seabirds, according to a decision by a federal appeals court on Tuesday. Two of the three ...
  • hawaiifreepress.com
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  • 12/28/2017 7:41:00 AM
  • MOL LNG carrier ESSHU MARU saves crewmember from wrecked fishing boat
  • At 11:30 on the same day, she safely rescued a crewmember from the wrecked fishing boat. (North latitude 12°59', West longitude 113°17') At 07:22 on December 22, the vessel handed over the survivor to the United States Coast Guard off Oahu, Hawaii.
  • PortNews
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  • 12/25/2017 1:10:00 PM
  • ‘Devastation’ Discovered In Deep Sea From Industrial Fishing
  • But without a $2 million donation, it may be the last expedition for the Hawaii-based research submarines and support vessel that conducted the study. Miles of fishing line, trawling gear and huge nets have decimated ancient coral reefs at undersea ...
  • Honolulu Civil Beat
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  • 12/20/2017 6:07:00 PM
  • Catching up: Tradition passed on through opelu fishing
  • Without being specifically written, his story also epitomizes the true love between father and son. The hoop net style of fishing originated in Hawaii and other than the advent of outboards engines and nylon nets, it has remained largely unchanged since ..
  • West Hawaii Today
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  • 12/20/2017 10:06:00 AM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Ocean Explorer reports lively backfishing
  • Bill Nelson (D-Fla.), Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), John Kennedy (R-La.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.). Rather than continuing to manage recreational fishing in the same way as commercial fishing - much like the proverbial square peg and the ...
  • NJ.com
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  • 12/15/2017 10:40:00 PM
  • More Momentum on Modern Fish Act
  • Bill Nelson (D-Fla.), Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), John Kennedy (R-La.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.). Rather than continuing to manage recreational fishing in the same way as commercial fishing - much like the proverbial square peg and the ...
  • Walleye Fishing at Walleye FIRST
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  • 12/15/2017 5:17:00 AM
  • Pacific Catch, Westcoast Fish House
  • ,{"quote":"Specializing in fish, Pacific Catch combines innovative cooking styles from Asia, Latin America and Hawaii...","from":"USA Today","source":"http://www.10best.com/destinations/california/san-francisco/marina-district/restaurants/pacific-catch-san
  • Tasting Table
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  • 12/13/2017 5:40:00 PM
  • Scientists Discover Deepest Fish Ever in the Ocean
  • With its unfathomable depth, one can definitely say that there is no place for living creatures there. The researchers from the University of Hawaii, the University of Washington, and the Newcastle University have discovered the said fish. It is capable of
  • elitereaders.com
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  • 12/13/2017 11:15:00 AM
  • Catching up: Windy weather, cooler waters signs of winter fishing
  • What’s significant about the blow on Dec. 5 is that it represented the beginning of Hawaii’s winter fishing season, which will go until March. Lying between the equator and the Tropic of Cancer, Hawaii isn’t affected by drastic seasonal temperature ...
  • West Hawaii Today
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  • 12/13/2017 10:25:00 AM

Hawaii Guides/Outfitters

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Hawaii Fishing Clubs

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