Section .0600 - Anadromous Fish Spawning Areas
15A NCAC 10C .0601 SCOPE AND PURPOSE
To establish and protect those inland waters which function as spawning areas for anadromous fishes. These Rules will set forth anadromous fish spawning areas in inland fishing waters. Anadromous fish spawning areas are necessary for the spawning and early development of North Carolina's important anadromous fishes. Anadromous fish spawning areas provide the physical, biological, and chemical attributes necessary for anadromous fishes to spawn successfully.
History Note: Authority G.S. 113-132; 113-134;
Eff. May 1, 2008.