Shrimp Season underway

HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The 2014 shrimp season opened up Wednesday morning.

At 6 a.m. the first nets were dropped into the Mississippi Sound.

Recreational and commercial shrimp season will close at midnight, December 31, 2014, north of the Intracoastal Waterway, and at midnight, April 30, 2015, south of the Intracoastal Waterway.

Live-bait shrimping is open year-round.

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