Shrimping Closes, Tonging Reopens

New important information is out for shrimpers who plan to hit coast waters over the weekend.

The Department of Marine Resources announced all waters north of the Intracoastal Waterway in Mississippi territorial waters will be closed to shrimping at 12:01 a.m. on January 1st.
However, all other waters will be open to shrimping.
Officials also announced the reopening for oyster tonging beginning today at sunrise in Waveland and St. Stanislaus reefs.

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