Recreational boating/fishing ban lifted

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The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks has announced boating and fishing activity in now allowed to resume on the tributaries, lakes and other backwaters of the river except for Eagle Lake.

According to the MDWFP, the restriction remains in place for Eagle Lake and no boating or fishing activity will be allowed until sufficient clean-up is completed, and infrastructure is deemed safe.

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