CONTACT: Liza Poinier: (603) 271-3211
April 9, 2002

Fishing License Sales and Fishing Info on the Web

CONCORD, N.H. - You can now wake up before dawn, purchase and print your license online and be on the water before many folks roll out of bed.

To purchase a fishing license, visit the Fish and Game Department's web site at (or  All you need is your driver's license and a credit card (Visa or MasterCard). For a hunting license, you'll need last year's hunting license handy as well. Through this site, you can also purchase moose lottery applications, and licenses for archery, clamming, muzzleloader, pheasant, bear and wild turkey.  Nonresidents can purchase year-long licenses, as well as seven-, three- and one-day fishing licenses, or three-day small game hunting licenses.

Weekly fishing report
Fish and Game has also started a weekly fishing report, written by fishing experts around the state, to help you keep on top of fishing conditions, big catches, where the action is, stocking preparations, fishing destinations and more.  The fishing report is available at, or click here to sign up to get it via e-mail in-box every Friday morning.

Also on the web site:

  • Fish and Game's 2002 Freshwater Fishing and Saltwater Fishing digests, to help you prepare and maximize your fishing trips.  You can print the whole digest, or just the pages you want.

  • The 2002 Fishing Forecast, with information from fisheries biologists on places to fish throughout New Hampshire.

  • The New Hampshire Freshwater Fishing Guide, an angler's guide to the Granite State's freshwater lakes, ponds, rivers and streams.

  • Stocking information, to give you an idea of what species are stocked, how many and where.

  • A list of local fishing tournaments, with dates, locations, and contact information.

  • Let's Go Fishing Program course listings and registration information.

  • Fish consumption guidelines and health advisory.

  • Brood stock Atlantic salmon fishery information.

  • Trophy fish information, with pictures of some monster catches.

  • A list of fishing guides, linked to their email addresses and websites.

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