Whether you want to spend quality time with family and friends by fishing in one of the Alabama reservoirs or enjoy the beauty while fishing an Alabama mountain stream, quiet wetland or Mobile Delta. Alabama is the place for fishing. The Alabama State Public Fishing Lakes are great places to experience the thrill of catching big largemouth bass or bream in a secure setting. The sport of Alabama bass fishing will challenge the most ardent competitor. And pond sportfish management information will allow you to develop your own fishing paradise. To support fish management and aquatic resources, purchase a fishing license. 

An Alabama fishing license is needed for fishing fun in Alabama public waters.

Your purchase of an Alabama fishing license financially supports the protection and enhancement of Alabama's aquatic resources.  Except for the issuance fees and Internet or telephone convenience fees, 100% of your license fee goes to management of, protection of, and education about Alabama's natural resources.  Your purchase also help us gain matching federal funds available from excise taxes on anglers' and boaters' equipment and gasoline purchases.

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