Outdoors

MDMR will close three fishing seasons this weekend

BILOXI --Mississippi Department of Marine Resources announced this week the closing of two commercial fishing seasons and one recreational fishing season in Mississippi territorial waters by Halloween.

n The commercial fishing season for Spotted Seatrout closes on Saturday at 11:59 p.m. The commercial fishing season will reopen on Feb. 1, 2016 at 12:01 a.m.

n The commercial fishing season for Red Drum will close on Friday at 11:59 p.m. The commercial fishing season will reopen Jan. 1, 2016 at 12:01 a.m.

n The recreational fishing season for Red Snapper will close on Saturday at 11:59 p.m.

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