• Hunting

    Successful bow hunters are the ones who keep their promise to set up their stands early and leave them alone while they are getting in shooting practice.

    When it comes to deer, let it be

    Make sure you get everything right the first time
    Yesterday at 9:30am
    The 2017-18 Mississippi Outdoor Digest included some incorrect information regarding the regulations and limits for the upcoming deer season.

    MDWFP issues ‘Digest’ correction

    Incorrect data printed regarding 2017-18 deer seasons, limits
    August 16 at 11:20am
    The annual waterfowl surveys by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has good news for Mississippi duck hunters.

    Annual duck survey promising

    Some species up, some down, but overall there’s good news
    August 15 at 3:15pm
    Tiffany Wienke (left) of Vicksburg set the record for the longest alligator in 2016 with this 13-foot, 7 ½-inch brute caught in Bayou Pierre near its mouth on the Mississippi River.

    Gator time

    August is scorching hot, but there’s still plenty for a Mississippi sportsman to do
    August 14 at 7:00am
    Eleven new conservation officers were sworn into service for the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks and started working on July 5.

    MDWFP adds 11 new officers

    August 09 at 6:00am
    If you encounter a deer fawn, be sure to leave it alone. Does purposely leave them bedded and hidden.

    Leave fawns alone

    August 08 at 7:00am
    Fawn drops usually begin in Mississippi in late June and then peak in July and August.

    Heavy fawn drop expected in 2017

    August 07 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 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 at 8:00am
    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 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 at 3:45pm