John Mitchell

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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