15A NCAC 10H .0815      other uses and allowed activities

(a)  Raptors may be used in captive propagation as allowed under the conditions set forth in 50 CFR 21.29(f)(7) which is hereby incorporated by reference, including subsequent amendments and editions.

(b)  General and master falconers may use raptors in conservation education programs as set forth in 50 CFR 21.29(f)(8)(i)-(vi) which is hereby incorporated by reference, including subsequent amendments and editions. Other educational uses of raptors are restricted to those allowed in 50 CFR 21.29(f)(9)(i)-(ii) which is hereby incorporated by reference, including subsequent amendments and editions.

(c)  General and master falconers may use raptors in abatement activities under the conditions set forth in 50 CFR 21.29(f)(11)(i)-(ii) which is hereby incorporated by reference, including subsequent amendments and editions.

(d)  General and master falconers may assist in raptor rehabilitation under the conditions set forth in 50 CFR 21.29(f)(10)(i)-(v) which is hereby incorporated by reference, including subsequent amendments and editions.

(e)  Licensees may take bird species for which there is a depredation order by means of falconry in accordance with 50 CFR 21.29(f)(20) which is hereby incorporated by reference, including subsequent amendments and editions.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 113-134; 113-270.3(b)(4); 50 C.F.R. 21.29;

Eff. January 1, 2012;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. December 6, 2016.