Forests, Fish and Wildlife
PEI Angling Resource Centre
The PEI Angling Resource Centre was designed to offer a wide range of recreational fishing information for everyone, novice or experienced angler.
NOTE: Most of these links connect the user to third party sites that focus on angling and angling skills; therefore, the Province is not responsible for the content on these sites.
Broken or inappropriate links can be reported to: Anglingideas@gov.pe.ca
Successful fishing doesn't have to be hard, expensive or time consuming. The video links listed here provide numerous ideas you can use to learn how to fish or to improve your existing skills. These short videos also offer additional information on other topics that you may find useful as your angling knowledge grows.
How to Start Fishing
How to Angle Safely
How to Select an Appropriate Fishing Hook
How to use a Spinning Reel
How to Fly Fish
Web and Print Links:
The Angling Summary is updated each year to ensure anglers understand and comply with fishing regulations, restrictions and limits.
The Catch Fishing Program web site has a wealth of information on fish species, angling ideas and other resources for the novice and experienced angler alike.
The Island Fishing web page provides information about common fish species and where to fish on PEI.
You can also access accurate information on sunrise and sunset times at TimeandDate.com. Follow the Other Locations option and select the Prince Edward Island community nearest you.
Special Angling Events:
The following events are designed to provide new or improved angling experiences. Many are free or hosted a minila cost. Other events are related to efforts to conserve fish stock, improve water quality and fish habitat or just to encourage peple to get out and enjoy the Island in all season.