15A NCAC 03M .0519     SHAD

(a)  It is unlawful to take American shad and hickory shad by any method except hook-and-line from April 15 through December 31.

(b)  It is unlawful to possess more than 10 American shad or hickory shad, in the aggregate, per person per day taken by hook-and-line or for recreational purposes.

(c)  It is unlawful to take or possess American shad from the Atlantic Ocean.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 113-134; 113-182; 113-221.1; 143B-289.52;

Eff. October 1, 2008;

Amended Eff. April 1, 2012.