Public Notices

Notice of Variance to Title 22, Part 05, Chapter 04

In accordance with the Commission on Marine Resource’s Order at the February 19, 2019 meeting, the January 15th variance regarding Title 22, Part 5, Chap 4, Paragraph 101.04 was lifted and the decision was made to grant an extension to the closure dates established in that paragraph.

Accordingly, it shall be unlawful for any person, firm, or corporation to catch, take or carry away any saltwater fish by or with any gill nets, trammel nets, purse seines, seines, fish traps, and other like contrivances except permitted eel traps in the following areas of the State of Mississippi:

101.04 Within an area formed by a line running one (1) mile from the shoreline of Cat, Ship, Horn, Petit Bois, and Round Island, or from the shoals of Telegraph Keys and Telegraph Reef (Merrill Coquille), from June 3rd until September 15th. “