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So You Think You Can Fish?


Saturday February 06, 2016   9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


Location:  MDWFP Museum of Natural Science

County:  Hinds

For more information please contact Visitor Information Specialist at 601-576-6000.

"So You Think You Can Fish" Event at the Southeast's Attraction of the Year
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The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks' Museum of Natural Science will host a morning of fishing seminars and fish education for anglers and families on Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
The seminars will take place in the museum's Rotwein Theater with additional activities throughout the museum. The event is included in the regular museum admission fee.

"Spend the morning with this group of successful anglers and biologists and get answers to your questions concerning fish, fishing, and fishing techniques. We have activities planned for scouts and families, too!" explains Aquatic Biologist Karen Dierolf.

According to the Mississippi Division of Tourism, fishing is one of the most popular outdoor activities in Mississippi. The state's mild climate promotes a year-round season for the many game fish that thrive here.

Check back here for details and a schedule.

The Museum was recently named the "2014 Escape to the Southeast Travel Attraction of the Year" at the Southeast Tourism Society's Shining Example Awards. The awards recognize outstanding tourism contributions from twelve southern states.

According to the Mississippi Division of Tourism, fishing is one of the most popular outdoor activities in Mississippi. The state's mild climate promotes a year-round season for the many game fish that thrive here.

This event has become one of MDWFP's most popular seminar series. This annual program provides useful information for seasoned as well as novice fishermen.

Visit www.mdwfp.com for information about fishing and boating in Mississippi.