Mississippi Administrative Code
22 - MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF MARINE RESOURCES
Part 4 - RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE TAKING OF CRABS IN THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
Chapter 07 - Cat Island Sanctuary Closure

Universal Citation: MS Code of Rules 07

Chapter 07 Cat Island Sanctuary Closure

100 It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, or corporation to harvest or attempt to harvest or possess any crabs between January 1 and March 31 of each year within the area bounded by the following line: beginning at a point on the Louisiana-Mississippi border due south of the "Intracoastal Waterway Grand Island Channel light 1", thence running due north to said "Light 1", thence running northeasterly along the "Intracoastal Waterway Marianne Channel" through "Buoy 22", "Light 18", "Buoy 12", to "Light 8", thence running northeasterly along the most direct line to "Lighted Buoy 7", thence running northeasterly along the most direct line to "Lighted Buoy 4", thence running southeasterly along the most direct line to "Cat Island West End Channel Light", thence running southwesterly along the most direct line to "Cat Island Channel Buoy E", thence running due south to a point on the Louisiana-Mississippi border; thence running westerly along the Louisiana-Mississippi border to the point due south of the "Intracoastal Waterway Grand Island Channel Light 1".

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