2017 Fishing Forecast for Southeast Mississippi

Jackson – Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) fisheries biologists are anticipating a productive 2017 fishing season in the southeast part of the State. Crappie fishing should be excellent in the Pascagoula River system this spring.  According to our fall surveys, Graham Lake in Jackson County and Upper and Lower Rhines Lakes in […] Read more

New Lake Record Crappie Caught at Lake Mike Conner

COVINGTON COUNTY – A new Lake Mike Connor record crappie has been caught!  Mr. Charles M. Thompson of Seminary, MS caught the 2.2 pound white crappie on February 14, 2017.  Lake Mike Conner is a 79-acre state fishing lake located in Covington County.  “Our state fishing lakes offer excellent fishing for largemouth bass, bream, crappie, […] Read more

Rainbow Trout Stocked at Lake Lamar Bruce

JACKSON –The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) recently stocked approximately 500 rainbow trout into the bank-fishing pond at Lake Lamar Bruce near Saltillo.  According to MDWFP Fisheries Biologist Trevor Knight, “the rainbow trout we stocked in December 2015 were a popular attraction for anglers at Lake Lamar Bruce last year.  They provided […] Read more