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Petit Bois Island Trip

Solo ride out to Petit Bois Island.

Sailing to Petit Bois Island - Gulf Islands National Seashore (USA)

Sailing our 40ft cutter "Spindrift" along the Gulf of Mexico from Pensacola to Madisonville with visits to all the Gulf Islands National Seashore, including Petit Bois Island, Horn Island,...

Flying Mississippi Barrier Islands- Petit Bois and Horn Islands

Aerial view of Petit Bois and Horn Islands in Mississippi November 10, 2012.

OIL Strikes Petit Bois Island Mississippi on June 29, 2010

This shows the oil coming ashore on the East End of Petit Bois Island on the South Side. Lots of Goooey Tar like material. Not a soul around to clean it up. Several lookers though, like the...

Barbour Says Oil Found On Petit Bois Island

Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour says a strand of oil about a meter wide and two miles long has been found on Petit Bois Island near the Mississippi-Alabama border.

Coupe de petit bois

avec musique.

BP Gulf Oil Spill 1,000 TAR BALL FIRE off Mississippi Barrier Island

Horn Island was the jewel of the Mississippi barrer islands, and part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore. Horn Island is dotted with huge sand dunes and pastures of sea oats. High in the...

petis bois dolphins

look closely....its dolphins right off the side of the boat right outside of petit bois island on one of our trips to the beach last summer...

Part 2 Sail from Madisonville to Ship Island

Sailing our custom Offshore 40 cutter from Madisonville to Gulport and along the Mississippi / Alabama barrier islands (Cat, Ship, Horn, and Petit Bois Islands).

Memorial Held for Missing Kayaker

STARKVILLE, Miss, (WPMI) Loved ones are remembering a Starkville, Mississippi kayaker who went missing with a memorial service. John Switzer went missing January 10 from Gulf Shores. He...

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93 news items


Mississippi Press (blog)
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:24:05 -0700

Watchstanders at the Mobile office received a distress call from the International Emergency Response Coordination Center reporting an alert in the vicinity of Petit Bois Island. The Coast Guard responded on scene with a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew ...


Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:24:44 -0700

Zach Jones, left, and other members of a contract cleanup crew scour through the sands on Petit Bois Island (Miss.) for tar balls and little globs of oil on the far west end of Petit Bois Island, Miss. Wednesday June 2, 2010 as oil leaking from the ...

The Commercial Dispatch

The Commercial Dispatch
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 08:29:55 -0800

Air, land and sea efforts led officials to discover a kayak, believed to have been used by Switzer, partially submerged between Dauphin Island and Petit Bois Island, a GSPD release states. U.S. Coast Guard crews and assets from Cutter Cobia, Station ...

FOX10 News

Tue, 13 Jan 2015 10:56:15 -0800

The kayak was found partially submerged between Petit Bois Island and Dauphin Island. A dense fog blanketed Gulf Shores for much of the day Monday, complicating the search efforts. According to the Gulf Shores Police Department, Switzer was last heard ...
al.com (blog)
Sun, 22 Aug 2010 03:29:34 -0700

Scientists are intrigued by the heavy sheen and persistent clouds of dingy brown water washing up in pockets from Perdido Pass to Petit Bois Island since July. Waves carrying the brown water ashore leave a conspicuous amber stain on the white sand.

Gulf Coast News Today

Gulf Coast News Today
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 08:18:00 -0800

According to the U.S. Coast Guard the kayak was located between Dauphin Island and Petit Bois Island. The Coast Guard is searching for a kayaker whose last known location was near Gulf Shores on Saturday. USCG Commander Chris Cederholm of Coast ...
Mississippi Press (blog)
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:26:15 -0700

PETIT BOIS ISLAND, Mississippi - My first and only true cobia trip of the year off Pascagoula was likely the last. But it was a good thing and showed why fishing the annual cobia migration is hard to beat. A couple of summer trips into the Mississippi ...


Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:18:45 -0800

Switzer was reported missing on January 10th after family members say they never heard from him after he texted he was fishing off the coast near Gulf Shores. The kayak was found a couple of days later between Dauphin Island and Petit Bois Island, but ...

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