“This guide is designed to help anglers find great places to fish and to educate them on Georgia’s fishing opportunities and regulations,” explains John Biagi, fisheries management chief. “We advise new and experienced anglers alike to familiarize themselves with this publication before casting a line.”
The 2013 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide provides helpful information, including color fish identification charts for both freshwater and saltwater fish, license purchasing information, contact information for WRD fisheries management offices and WRD law enforcement offices, trout stream listings, public fishing area information, state record fish listings and complete fishing regulations for Georgia.
You may view, download and print the guide by clicking here, or pick up a printed copy at WRD fisheries management and law enforcement offices and license vendors throughout Georgia.
New information highlighted in this year’s guide includes:
● Free Saltwater Information Program (SIP) license required when fishing in saltwater.
●New license: A 1-day saltwater shore-based fishing license is available. $5 for resident or non-resident.
●Kids’ fishing opportunities.
●Free Fishing Days for 2013.