Fishing News


  • MA Offers Online Fishing Instruction Classes

    Join MassWildlife for a free online introductory fishing class. This beginner’s class will teach you all the basics including what gear ...

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  • MA Offers Free Saltwater Fishing Weekend

    The Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries is hosting its annual Free Saltwater Fishing Weekend on 6/20 and 6/21! This weekend, anglers ...

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  • More Sea Bass Poachers Busted

    On Sunday, June 14, 2020, Massachusetts Environmental Police Officers responded to the Stop & Shop plaza in Wareham, MA, in response to ...

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  • Groups Ask Maine to Protect Atlantic Salmon

    Ten Maine organizations, representing thousands of anglers and conservationists, as well as prominent former employees of the state, have wr...

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  • MA Closes Cape Cod Canal to Commercial Striper Fishing

    The Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries today announced the closure of the Cape Cod Canal to commercial striped bass fishing. Effecti...

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  • Spring Poachers Have Arrived

    The fish—many species—have arrived in force, and sadly so have the poachers. Here are just a few recent “lowlights” from the Massach...

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