A new record length male alligator on public waters taken by the hunting party of Tiffany Wienke from Vicksburg, MS. It beats the previous record by just 1/8."
The alligator measures 13' 7-7/8" and weighed 686 lbs. with a belly girth of 59" and tail girth of 43." It was taken from Bayou Pierre in the SW Zone.
MDWFP Alligator Program
Public Waters Season: 12:00 noon August 26 - 12:00 noon September 5, 2016.
Private Lands Season: 12:00 noon August 26 - 6:00 a.m. September 19, 2016.
My congrats to all who participated in capturing this male alligator in our great wild and wonderful MS outdoors!