Resources for Mississippi Saltwater Anglers

Catch More Fish with Science, workshops for anglers "Catch More Fish With Science" sessions coming in September and October 2014. tentative plans are for flounder and redfish. Details coming soon.


Detailed weather and water conditions information is available on our Weather and Water Conditions page.


Water Conditions

Moon & Solunar Tables

Beach Advisories

Mississippi Saltwater Fish

Artificial Reefs in Mississippi

Ramps and Piers

Includes charts and downloadable GPS and Google Earth files for reef locations, from MDMR

Rules and Regulations

Fishing in coastal and marine waters (saltwater, officially defined as waters south of Interstate 10) is regulated by the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (MDMR). Freshwater fishing and boat registration are regulated by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks(MDWFP).

A saltwater fishing license is required to fish south of Highway 90. Above Highway 90 and below I-10, either a saltwater or freshwater license will suffice, and above I-10, a freshwater license is required.

State Records

GCRL Programs and Activities

Nautical Charts and Charting Publications

From the NOAA Office of Coastal Survey: general information, online charts, downloadable pdf charts, and booklet charts for coastal waters

Vibrio Vulnificus

Mississippi Fishing Tournaments