15A NCAC 03M .0510 AMERICAN EEL
It is unlawful to:
(1) Possess, sell or take American eels less than nine inches in length;
(2) Possess more than 25 American eels per person per day for recreational purposes, except the master and each mate of for-hire vessels that hold a valid for-hire license may possess 50 eels each per day; and
(3) Possess American eels from September 1 through December 31 except when taken by baited pots.
History Note: Authority G.S. 113-134; 113-182; 143B-289.52;
Eff. July 1, 1993;
Temporary Amendment Eff. August 1, 2000;
Amended Eff. May 1, 2015; April 1, 2001.