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New saltwater fishing guide released

BILOXI — The 2009-2010 edition of the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources’ free booklet, “Guide to Mississippi Saltwater Fishing Rules and Regulations,” is now available at the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (DMR) office located in Biloxi.

The guide incorporates new and revised saltwater fishing regulations for the State of Mississippi.

The 36-page fishing regulations book includes information on commercial and recreational saltwater fishing, license requirements, size and possession limits, descriptions of fish, and covers topics such as catch and release, protected species, marine litter and invasive species. The guide also features shark identification pages.

The guide includes the original artwork of Joe Jewell, a member of the DMR’s Office of Marine Fisheries staff. Jewell has provided illustrations for the fishing regulations book since 1999.

The 2009-2010 edition of the “Guide to Mississippi Saltwater Fishing Rules and Regulations” is also available on the DMR Web site as an Adobe PDF file and can be downloaded free at www.dmr.ms.gov.


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