Public Notices

Title 22 Part 07 - Finfish Bag and Size Limits - Proposed Changes

The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (MDMR) does hereby give public notice that on February 20, 2018 at the regularly scheduled meeting of the Commission on Marine Resources, the Commission approved a Notice of Intent to update, modify and change below listed sections of Title 22 Part 7. Said Notice of Intent was filed with the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office on February 20, 2018. A complete copy of Title 22 Part 7 and the proposed changes are available are available at Public comments on the proposed regulation changes will be accepted through March 19, 2018. All comments should be mailed to the MDMR, Attn: Travis Williams, 1141 Bayview Avenue, Biloxi, MS 39530 or emailed to: Travis Williams at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and delivered by 5:00 PM on March 19, 2018.

Complete description of proposed changes:

TITLE 22 – MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF MARINE RESOURCES, PART 7 Regulations to Provide Size Limits and Bag Limits on Certain Fish Species and to Prevent Sale of Seafood by Recreational Fishermen

Chapter 8 Recreational Bag, Possession and Size Limits


100.04 Two (2) Three (3) King Mackerel (Scomberomorus cavalla)

100.14 Twenty (20) in reef fish aggregate:

100.14.01 Gray Triggerfish (Balistes capriscus) - may possess one (1) within the

twenty (20) reef fish aggregate



102.12 Gray Triggerfish – fourteen (14) fifteen (15) inches (fork length).

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