Content Tagged 'fishermen'

New legislation gets mixed reviews from fishermen.
Good news for red snapper anglers. A new amendment to fishery legislation allows charter for hire fishermen an extended federal season. But, private anglers will now have a shorter season. Video Video
Help for Fishermen Post BP Oil Spill
Fishermen with language barriers are getting help to bounce back from losses post BP Oil Spill. Video Video
Southern Kingfish Natl. Champion Fishing Tournament Begins
The Southern Kingfish National Champion Fishing Tournament began this week in Biloxi at the Point Cadet Marina. Video Video
Local Fishermen Continue to Struggle After BP Oil Spill
The Deepwater Horizon oil disaster claimed 11 lives in 2010, but has continued to affect both the environment and countless industries along the Gulf Coast. Video Video
Fishermen Weigh Their Catch in Carl Legett Tournament
Friday marked the second day of the Carl Legett Memorial Fishing Tournament and contestants are just starting to bring their catches in. Video Video
Local Fishermen Show Officials Struggles After Oil Spill
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill was one of the worst ecological disasters in history, and Monday, local fishermen took a big step forward in the recovery process. Video Video
Disappointing July Weekends for Red Snapper Season
According to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (M.D.M.R.), July's red snapper fishing weekends are a bust. Video Video
Carl Legget Memorial Fishing Tournament Begins
The Carl Legett Memorial Fishing Tournament gets underway Friday, August 1st. Video Video
MS Red Snapper Season Closed, M.D.M.R. Reminds Anglers to Report Catch
Officials with the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (M.D.M.R.) are reminding fishermen to participate in the agency’s voluntary red snapper reporting program for the July weekend recreational fishing season for red snapper, which closed in Mississippi territorial waters on July 27th, 2014, at 11:59 p.m.
Local Fishermen Not So Worried About Flesh Eating Bacteria
Recent stories of flesh eating bacteria in Gulf Coast waters have many people concerned. Video Video
Pass Christian Opens Newly Renovated Harbor
The harbor in Pass Christian is officially open. Instead of a ribbon cutting, city leaders, local residents, and state dignitaries celebrated the opening of the new harbor with the pop of a champagne bottle, Pass Christian style. Video Video
New Small Craft Harbor Could be Coming to Gulfport
A new small craft harbor may soon be coming to Gulfport. Video Video
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