Fishing & Boating

 REGULATIONS ON THE COMMERCIAL HARVEST OF PADDLEFISH

FOR 2015 - 2016 SEASON


The Mississippi Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks established regulations governing the commercial harvest of paddlefish for the 2015 - 2016 egg harvest season

The Commission organized the regulations on the commercial harvest of paddlefish into 3 sets of Rules.

Rule 3.2 - The rules on capturing and harvesting paddlefish are contained in Rule 3.2. To see a copy of the proposed Rule 3.2 click here

Rule 3.4 - This rules lists the waters (Zones) open to the commercial harvest of paddlefish. To see a copy of the proposed Rule 3.4 click here

Rule 3.5 - This rule describes the application process for paddlefish permits and
for Paddlefish Harvest Zone Authorization Card(s). It also lists reporting requirements and essential processor requirement. To see a copy of the proposed Rule 3.5 click here