15A NCAC 03K .0208      SEED OYSTER MANAGEMENT AREAS

(a) It is unlawful to take oysters from Seed Oyster Management Areas designated in 15A NCAC 03R .0116 for planting on shellfish leases or franchises without first obtaining a Permit to Transplant Oysters from Seed Oyster Management Areas from the Fisheries Director.  The procedures and requirements for obtaining permits are set forth in 15A NCAC 03O .0501.

(b) It is unlawful to use a trawl net, long haul seine, or swipe net in any designated Seed Oyster Management Area.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 113‑134; 113‑182; 113-203; 113‑221; 143B‑289.52;

Eff. October 1, 2008.