Press Release

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Mississippi Wildlife, Fisheries, & Parks
1505 Eastover Dr. Jackson, MS 39211
Phone: (601) 432-2400

Wolf Lake Reopens to Fishing and Boating

YAZOO COUNTY – PURSUANT to the authority set forth in Mississippi Code Annotated §59-21-111 et. seq., the Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks, with the approval of the Commission, restricted certain recreational boating activities on Wolf Lake, Yazoo County, Mississippi, by order dated May 23, 2017. By this order, the previous order of May 23, 2017, is hereby rescinded and withdrawn.

All recreational boating activity on Wolf Lake in Yazoo County, Mississippi can resume as of June 20, 2017. 

Water levels are still above the norm for affected areas, boaters and fishermen are urged to exercise caution and good judgment when going into these areas. Boaters should refrain from getting close to any home, camp, boat house, or pier that may still be affected by high waters.

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