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Disclaimer, Equal Employment Opportunity, Privacy Statement, and Accessibility Statement


All information provided on the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources Website is believed to be correct. However, no liability is assumed for errors in substance or form of any of the materials published on this website. Electronic versions of documents appearing on this site do not display the text of these documents exactly as the printed versions.

The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources provides the information contained in this website as a service to the Internet community. The Department tries to provide quality information, but we make no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of the information contained in or linked to this website.

In addition, the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is not liable for information on sites that are linked to the Department site. Further, the Department is not responsible for any content contained on sites that are linked to the Department site.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources promotes non-discriminatory practices and procedures in all phases of its programs and activities and prohibits any form of unlawful discrimination and other considerations made unlawful by federal or state laws including race, color, religion, national origin, political affiliation, sex, age, marital status, or disability. Non-discrimination does not guarantee an employee or member of the public any rights not otherwise provided by law.

Privacy Statement

For site management, usage information is collected for statistical purposes. This website uses software programs to create summary statistics for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest or identifying system performance or problem areas. The following is the type of information collected about your visit to the website: information about the Internet domain from which you access dmr.ms.gov, operating system and browser information, and the date and time that you access the site. If you choose to provide us with personal information in an email message, we use it only to respond to your email.

Except for the above purposes, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Website reporting is an example of how these statistics are used.

If you are using a form to provide information to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, that information also is used only for the purposes stated above.

Accessibility Statement

Through its Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is promoting a high degree of Web access for people with disabilities. In coordination with organizations around the world, WAI is pursuing Web accessibility through five primary areas of work: technology, guidelines, tools, education and outreach, and research and development. To help support the WAI, dmr.ms.gov is complying with W3C guidelines for Web accessibility.

Document Accessibility Notice

Hard copy documents are available for those unable to access or view the downloadable files on this website. Simply contact dmr.ms.gov by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , by fax at (228) 374-5005, or by mail at:

Mississippi Department of Marine Resources
ATTN: Webmaster
1141 Bayview Ave, Suite 204
Biloxi, MS 39530

Request for DMR Information and Files

Policy DMR-009: Request for DMR Information and Files [Download PDF]

Form: Request for Disclosure of Public Records [Download PDF]

Public Records Request Point-of-Contact: Crystal Matta