It is unlawful to fish by any method or at any time in the waters of Bones Creek from the Lake Rim Dam to the US 401 Bypass (Raeford Road) or upon any property used in conjunction with any state fish hatchery, except McKinney Lake Reservoir at McKinney Lake State Fish Hatchery, or except as part of fishing events authorized by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.  On Lake Rim it is unlawful to use power‑driven boats, except those powered by electric motors, to swim or bathe at any time, or to use, or have in possession, any minnows or other species of fish except golden shiners (shad roaches) for use as bait.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 113‑134; 113‑264; 113‑292;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. July 1, 1998; May 1, 1992;

Amended Eff. June 1, 2004 (this amendment replaces the amendment approved by RRC on July 17, 2003).