Carp Rules App: The ultimate guide for the France fisherman!
An app packed with information concerning the public waters of France. Lakes, rivers and canals, everything is covered. Through a convenient search function you can easily search in all departments of France You will find the necessary information sorted by lake, river or canal.

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Carp Rules App: The ultimate guide for the France fisherman!
An app packed with information concerning the public waters of France. Lakes, rivers and canals, everything is covered. Through a convenient search function you can easily search in all departments of France You will find the necessary information sorted by lake, river or canal.

France

France is still the favourite country of many fishing enthusiasts. Each year thousands of anglers from many different countries come here to try their luck. The country is passing through miles of rivers and canals and boasts numerous public waters of all sizes. The fishing possibilities are endless, and with a fantastic climate, the stay is comfortable. Especially for anglers France is a real mecca . In almost every water in France houses carp and the French government cares for the welfare of these fish. Because of that they managed to grow these carp to exceptional dimensions which is no secret anymore. Annually carp records are still being broken here and huge carp ends in the nets of happy anglers.

Rules and regulations

Because of the huge flow of fishermen to the French country the France government needed to set up rules and regulations. This regulation is subject to the French fishing federation and must make sure that the whole is headed in the right direction, so that in a hundred years people can still enjoy fishing to the max in this fantastic country . Obviously a good initiative , wasn’t it for the fact that these regulations are incredibly complex and complicated. Often, different rules apply to each public water and the indication of this to the fisherman is simply bad. You are expected to know the regulations when you fish in a French water and of course you need to keep up to those regulations . Often you can find a lot of information in the booklet you get with your license, only thing in this case is that you need to master the French language. Also, getting the right license is already a sport in itself and due to the fact that there are 101 different departments in France the confusion is complete.To make this complex regulations to fishermen who travel to the French country even more complicated the rules are being enforced by special inspectors. These auditors ( Garde de Pêche ) enforce the rules with an iron fist and do not hesitate to give big fines if you violate the rules. Also the seizure of your fishing material lies within the power of the Garde de Pêche , so be warned.

Hundreds of French fishing waters. Now available on your phone!