15A NCAC 03I .0116        CORAL AND LIVE ROCK

(a)  It is unlawful to harvest or possess aboard a vessel coral or live rock as defined in 15A NCAC 03I .0101.

(b)  Live rock and coral shall be returned to the waters where taken.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 113‑134; 113-182; 143B-289.52;

Eff. March 1, 1995;

Recodified from 15A NCAC 3I .0016 Eff. December 17, 1996;

Amended Eff. April 1, 2011; May 1, 1997;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. January 9, 2018.