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Pat Harrison Waterway District

Hiram Boone, Executive Director
6081 Highway 49 South
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-264-5951
Fax: 601-268-2778
Email: hboone@phwd.net

Mission: State agency responsible for managing the rivers and their tributaries along the Pascagoula River Basin in Southeast Mississippi. Focus on three specific areas: flood control, water management, and recreation. Operates eight reservoirs to curtail flooding and support recreational needs in their areas.

Turkey Creek Water Park, Decatur MS 601-635-3314
Archusa Creek Water Park, Quitman, MS 601-776-6956
Dry Creek Water Park, Mt. Olive, MS 601-797-4619
Maynor Creek Water Park, Waynesboro, MS 601-735-4365
Big Creek Water Park, Soso, MS 601-763-8555
Okatibbee Water Park, Meridian, MS 601-737-2370
Little Black Creek Water Park, Lumberton, MS 601-794-2957
Flint Creek Water Park, Wiggins, MS 601-928-3051
*Dunn's Falls Water Park, Enterprise, MS 601-655-8550
*No reservoir structure, day use park only

Recreational Facilities: Throughout the District, including the 9 parks: 579 campsites, 91 cabins, 1 25-room motel, 64 developed primitive sites, 3 waterslide facilities, 1 archery range, 1 disc golf course, 1 regulation volleyball court, 1 paved walking trail, 2 stocked catfish ponds, swimming areas, skiing areas, nature trails and open-air pavilions.

Geographic Area Served: 15 counties in Southeast MS: Jackson, George, Greene, Perry, Stone, Lamar, Forrest, Jones, Smith, Covington, Clarke, Wayne, Lauderdale, Newton, and Jasper counties.


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