Red Snapper season to reopen Aug. 31 through Sept. 2

19-49-CWS | August 27, 2019

BILOXI, Miss. –The recreational fishing season for Red Snapper will reopen in Mississippi territorial waters on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 12:01 a.m. and close on Monday, September 2, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.

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