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Browse and search for live bait dealers throughout Missouri.
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Browse the places around Missouri where you can borrow rod-and-reel sets to fish in local waters.
Daily limit: 2
Possession limit: 4
Size limit: 24-inch minimum in most areas; 34-inch minimum on Lake of the Ozarks, Table Rock Lake, Truman Lake, and their tributaries
Detailed guides to fishing any of Missouri's harvestable fish.
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A complete guide to Missouri fishing regulations, filterable by species.
Brag about your Missouri catch, download first-fish certificates, browse state-record fish, and apply for a Master Angler Award.
Learn the basics of how to fish, and where to look for fish in ponds, lakes and rivers.
Fishing areas, fishing reports, boat ramps and more.
A full listing of fishing permits, filterable by species.
Learn about common diseases that can infect Missouri fish.
Browse things you can do to protect Missouri's waters for future generations.
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