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The lakes and waterways in Tennessee offer residents many resources for boating, fishing and relaxation. LakeBrowser provides information on boating, fishing, weather, community, lodging, events and more including our Lake Resource Guide. Use the Lake Resource Guide to search for resources around Tennessee waterways or the nation's waterways.
Boating in the state of Tennessee is under the control of the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA). If you were born after January 1, 1989 you must successfully complete a boating safety education course and carry your boating safety education certificate.
We have put together these resources for Tennessee boaters. Please click on the links below for additional information.
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A fishing license is required. The license is valid from February 18th and expires February 28th of the following year. Fishing licenses are available from various outlets including online. A lifetime Sportman's license is also available but not online. You can download the application from the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) and mail it.