Paddlefish Application Information for Paddlefish Permits
Those wishing to apply for Paddlefish Harvester Permits must apply at:
To be included in the drawing for Harvesters, you must also apply by October 15 of the current year at:
There is One (1) drawing that Paddlefish Harvesters can apply for:
Applications for Paddlefish Helper, Paddlefish Processor, and Paddlefish Processing Agent will be accepted from October 1, 2016 - April 10, 2017. Applications for these permits should be done at:
The MDWFP reserves the right to limit the number of Mississippi Paddlefish Harvester Permits to 16 people. When requests exceed available permits, selection of applicants will be by random drawing.
All applicants will be notified by either mail, phone or email whether or not they are approved to purchase Mississippi Paddlefish permits.
Selected applicants must notify the MDWFP by November 1 that they intend to purchase a Paddlefish Harvester Permit. Persons failing to do so will be replaced with substitute applicants.
Paddlefish Permits Costs
Paddlefish Harvester - $1,000
Paddelfish Helper - $200
Paddlefish Processor (resident) - $1,000
Paddlefish Processor (non-resident) - $2,000
Paddlefish Processing Agent - $200
For more information call Dennis Riecke at (601) 432-2207