15A NCAC 10B .0215      CROWS

(a)  Open seasons for hunting crows are as follows: Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday of each week from the first Wednesday in June to the last day of February and on the following holidays: July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, and Martin Luther King, Jr., except when those days occur on a Sunday.

Note: Federal law protects crows and limits state seasons to a maximum of 124 days per year.

(b)  There are no bag limit restrictions on crows.

(c)  Manner of Take. Hunters may use electronic calls.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 113-134; 113-291.1; 113-291.2; 50 C.F.R. 20.133;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. May 1, 2009; May 1, 2006; June 1, 2005; July 1, 1991; July 1, 1987; July 1, 1984; July 1, 1983;

Temporary Amendment Eff. October 1, 2011;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2017; January 1, 2012.