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Order of the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources Opening Areas II “A”, II “B”, II “E”, II “F”, & II “G” Conditionally Approved Waters To the Harvest of Oysters

Order of the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources Opening Areas II “A”, II “B”, II “E”, II “F”, & II “G” Conditionally Approved Waters To the Harvest of Oysters

In accordance with The Mississippi Commission on Marine Resources Title 22, Part 1 and the “Order by the Mississippi Commission on Marine Resources Opening the 2018 - 2019 Mississippi Oyster Season for the harvest of oysters in Areas in the Western Mississippi Sound in Areas II “A”, II “B”, II “E”,II “F”, and II “G”, Conditionally Approved waters, and placing certain restrictions on oyster harvesting and handling,” the Office of Marine Fisheries Director at the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources hereby orders that the following areas will reopen to the harvest of oysters at legal sunrise, Thursday, November 29, 2018.

Conditionally Approved Area II “A”- This area includes Pass Christian Tonging Reef
Conditionally Approved Area II “B” - This area includes St. Stanislaus and Waveland Reef
Conditionally Approved Area II “E”- This area includes Henderson Point Reef
Conditionally Approved Area II “F” - This area includes Pass Christian Reef.
Conditionally Approved Area II “G” - This area includes Pass Marianne Reef.

All other current rules and regulations will remain in effect.

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