SUBCHAPTER 3J ‑ NETS, POTS, DREDGES, AND OTHER FISHING DEVICES

 

SECTION .0100 ‑ NET RULES, GENERAL

 

 

15A NCAC 03J .0101        FIXED OR STATIONARY NETS

It is unlawful to use or set fixed or stationary nets:

(1)           In the channel of the Intracoastal Waterway or in any other location where it may constitute a hazard to navigation;

(2)           So as to block more than two‑thirds of any natural or manmade waterway, sound, bay, creek, inlet or any other body of water;

(3)           In the middle third of any marked navigation channel;

(4)           In the channel third of the following rivers:  Roanoke, Cashie, Middle, Eastmost, Chowan, Little, Perquimans, Pasquotank, North, Alligator, Pungo, Pamlico, and Yeopim.

 

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

Eff. January 1, 1991.