15A NCAC 10C .0208      SPAWNING AREAS

The following waters are designated as spawning areas in which fishing is prohibited or restricted as indicated:

(1)           No person shall fish by any method from February 15 to April 15, both inclusive, in Linville River from the NC 126 bridge downstream to the mouth of the Linville River.

(2)           No person shall fish by any method within the bypass channel constructed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers around Lock and Dam No. 1 on the Cape Fear River at any time.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 113‑134; 113‑292;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. May 1, 2009; August 1, 2004; July 1, 1993; July 1, 1989; July 1, 1985; July 1, 1984.