Charmaine Schmermund

Derelict vessels to be removed from waterways beginning July 1

22-27-CWS | June 29, 2022 BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (MDMR) will be removing abandoned and otherwise derelict vessels from the waterways pursuant to an updated act passed by the Mississippi Legislature that will take effect July 1, 2022. The new bill provides more extensive and inclusive definitions of what constitutes a …

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Mississippi Seafood requesting recipes for new seafood cookbook

22-24-CWS | June 16, 2022 BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Seafood program, which supports and promotes Gulf-fresh seafood harvested in Mississippi, is requesting recipe submissions for an updated version of the Mississippi Seafood cookbook.   The deadline to submit recipes is Friday, July 15.   Submitted recipes must be original and incorporate some type of …

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MDMR to accept applications for Seafood Processors Pandemic Response and Safety Block Grant Program beginning July 1

22-23-CWS | June 15, 2022 BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (MDMR), partnering with the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce (MDAC), will begin accepting applications from eligible participants of the Seafood Processors Pandemic Response and Safety Block Grant Program beginning July 1, 2022. This program, funded by the Pandemic Assistance provided …

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