• Hunting

    Fawn drops usually begin in Mississippi in late June and then peak in July and August.

    Heavy fawn drop expected in 2017

    August 07, 2017 at 7:00am
    Josh Clark killed this 200-inch-plus monster buck on a draw hunt at Canemount WMA in 2016.

    Apply now for WMA, Rez deer hunts

    Application period open for both agencies
    August 03, 2017 at 2:00pm
    The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks can claim the 2017 Lawfit Challenge title after sweeping the top three places in record-breaking style at the June competition in Pearl. Members of the team included (from right to left) Captain Chris Reed, Private Tamarius Good, Lieutenant Marcus Christon, Corporal Justin Gates, Private Derrick Scott, and Sergeant Major Ron McMillan. They are joined in the photo by chief of enforcement Colonel Steve Adcock and by MDWFP Executive Director Sam Polles (middle left and right, respectively).

    MDWFP officers win competition

    August 03, 2017 at 8:00am
    Dustin Holmes was hunting on Oct. 4, 2016 in Woodville when he took this 5 ½-year-old 8-point buck all thanks to Rex Holmes at Vapor Trail Scents 33 Point Buck.

    Wildlife Extravaganza sets the tone

    August 02, 2017 at 12:00pm
    Wade Seago shot this 820-pound wild hog last week in his front yard in Samson, Ala. with three shots from his .38-caliber handgun, according to WHNT.

    Massive 820-pound hog goes down in Alabama front yard

    Giant dropped with three shots from a .38-caliber handgun
    July 20, 2017 at 1:00pm
    Every mount entered is eligible for the Puglia’s $250 gift certificate to be awarded in a random drawing Sunday afternoon.

    2017 Louisiana Sportsman Big Buck Contest hits the Dome this weekend

    Seven $500 Cabela’s gift certificates and more up for grabs in contest hosted by QDMA
    July 19, 2017 at 3:45pm
    The Louisiana Sportsman Show is a great opportunity to get early-season pricing on brands like Yamaha, Honda, John Deere, Kubota, Polaris, Kawasaki, Arctic Cat, Suzuki and more.

    ATVs abound at Sportsman Show in New Orleans

    All major manufacturers on site with special early-season offers
    July 18, 2017 at 2:45pm
    The Fetch-n-Fish Tub will be featuring high-flying dogs that will be jumping into a 41-foot-long bass tub.

    Fetch-n-Fish Tub featured at 2017 Louisiana Sportsman Show in New Orleans

    High-flying dogs, fishing demonstrations always fan favorites
    July 17, 2017 at 3:00pm

    Duck Hunting Expo at Louisiana Sportsman Show in New Orleans

    Check out the latest mud boats, calls, clothing, gear and more
    July 14, 2017 at 12:30pm

    Discount Zone stocked for Sportsman Deer, Duck and Fishing Show

    Come out to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome July 21-23 for unbeatable prices
    July 13, 2017 at 3:00pm

    Louisiana Sportsman Show returns to Superdome July 21-23

    Get unbelievable prices on deer and duck hunting supplies, ATVs, fishing equipment and more
    July 13, 2017 at 8:45am
    This doe limit reduction is significant since it ends nearly a half-century of how the agency has approached deer management.

    Doe limit reduction finalized

    June 22, 2017 at 11:00am
    Applications are now being accepted for Mississippi's 2017 alligator season in August and September. Wannabe gator hunters have until June 7 to apply.

    It’s gator hunt application week

    Wannabe hunters have until June 7 to apply
    June 01, 2017 at 1:45pm
    William McKinley has been named Deer Program Coordinator by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks.

    McKinley new Deer Program Coordinator

    MDWFP white-tail biologist moves into new leadership role
    May 23, 2017 at 2:40pm
    Trey Graham and dog Leo with three squirrels they killed after they treed seven.

    Spring squirrels, take 3

    May 12, 2017 at 6:00am
    Mississippi duck hunters, like Austin Partridge, will have maximum opportunity again in the 2017-18 season, under a plan approved by the Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks.

    Mississippi duck seasons announced

    Liberal framework allows maximum opportunity
    May 02, 2017 at 12:00pm