Wildlife & Hunting

Furbearer & Trapping

Trapping Season: November 1 - March 15
(all furbearer species and nuisance species)

Bag & Possession Limits: None

Licenses: 
Trapping and Fur Dealer Licenses may only be purchased at any location that sells MS hunting/fishing licenses, as well as on-line, the Jackson Office, or any Regional Office, State Lake, or State Park.

Trapping License:
Resident $25.00
Non-Resident $205.00

Fur Dealer's License:
Resident $50.00
Non-Resident $205.00

Trapper Harvest Surveys

The deadline for returns is May 1.

Rules & Regulations

Trap Set Examples

Annual Fur Sale/Auction

The Mississippi Fur Trappers Association sponsors an annual fur sale/auction in Kosciusko, MS at the Kosciusko Coliseum on the last Saturday of February.  For additional information, contact the MS Trappers Association at (662) 563-6222.

Historical Trapper Harvest and License Data

1977 to 2004 Additional Furbearer Resources