Federation of Metal Detector & Archeological Clubs, Inc

Mississippi State Regulation

Is Metal Detecting allowed:  YES, must have written approval.

Excerpt from Park Regulations HERE

T. General

 (18). No one shall use metal detectors without written approval of the Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks. (39-7-4 Mississippi Code of 1972)

FMDAC Disclaimer:  FMDAC assumes no responsibility for any person who knowingly or accidentally violates any state park regulation. Although FMDAC will try to keep this information current we cannot anticipate how each regulation will be interpreted by a specific park department, park employee or other government employee. It is the sole responsibility of each individual to know and obey the regulations of the park or area they are visiting and or metal detecting.