There's A Little-Known Nature Reserve Just Waiting For Mississippi Explorers
By Daniella DiRienzo|Published October 11, 2022
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
Nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts will find plenty of things to do in Moss Point. One destination that shouldn’t be missed, though, is the Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR). Spanning thousands of acres and boasting a variety of habitats, the reserve is just waiting for Mississippi explorers.
As if it couldn’t get any better, Grand Bay NERR is FREE to visit. For more information, call the Grand Bay NERR at (228) 475-7047. You can also visit the Grand Bay NERR website.
So, did you know about this nature reserve? Ever been to Grand Bay NERR? Do you think it’s one of the best things to do in Moss Point? Know of another place perfect for outdoor fun? Tell us!