John Mitchell

Order Establishing the 2019-2020 Shrimp Season

LEGAL NOTICE By virtue of the authority vested in the Mississippi Commission on Marine Resources, under the provisions of §49-15-15 (1) Mississippi Code of 1972 Annotated, the Mississippi Commission on Marine Resources, after having conducted an extensive sampling program, does hereby declare and order that: The 2019-2020 Mississippi Shrimp Season Shall Open at 6:00 a.m. …

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CMR to meet Tuesday, June 18

19-36-CWS June 14, 2019 BILOXI, Miss. – The state Commission on Marine Resources will meet Tuesday, June 18, in Biloxi. The meeting begins at 9 a.m. and will be held at the Bolton State Building in the first-floor auditorium. An agenda is attached. The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is dedicated to enhancing, protecting and conserving …

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State for-hire Red Snapper season ends June 12

19-35-CWS June 10, 2019 BILOXI, Miss. – Officials with the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources announced Monday that Red Snapper season for state for-hire vessels will end at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2019. The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is dedicated to enhancing, protecting and conserving marine interests of the state by managing all marine …

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Gov. Bryant creates intra-agency and university task force to monitor and measure effects of Bonnet Carré Spillway

19-34-CWSJune 7, 2019 BILOXI, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (MDMR), along with the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ), the USM Gulf Coast Research Laboratory, Mississippi State University (MSU) and the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies (IMMS), are working together on an intra-agency and university task force created by Governor Phil Bryant to monitor …

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Internal Affairs Contract Worker

SMART No. 1450-19-R-RFQI-00029 RFX No. 3140001904 Issue Date: 2:00 pm June 03, 2019 Response Due Date: 2:00 pm June 19, 2019 This is a Request for Applications All applications must be submitted by 2:00 pm, June 19, 2019.

Order of the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources Closing Area V Approved Waters To the Harvest of Oysters

The Office of Marine Fisheries Director at the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources hereby orders that the following area will close to the harvest of oysters at 4:00 p.m., Thursday, May 30, 2019 due to extended fresh water intrusion: Approved Area V – This area includes the 80-acre Oyster Park South of Deer Island. All …

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Recreational, commercial fishing seasons set to open, close

19-33-CWSMay 31, 2019 BILOXI, Miss. – Officials with the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources announced Friday the openings and closings for some recreational and commercial fishing seasons. The recreational fishing season for Gag (Mycteroperca mecrolepis) is set to open in Mississippi territorial waters on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at 12:01 a.m. local time. The season shall …

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Free Fishing Weekend June 1 and 2, Free Saltwater Sport Fishing Day July 4

19-32-CWS May 30, 2019 BILOXI, Miss. –The first weekend of National Fishing and Boating Week in June of each year is designated as Free Fishing Weekend. On June 1 and 2, the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources would like anglers to know that any person may saltwater sport fish without a license in the marine …

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