15A NCAC 18A .0905       CONDITIONALLY APPROVED AREAS

(a)  An area may be classified as conditionally approved if the sanitary survey indicates the area will meet approved area classification criteria for a reasonable period of time and the factors determining these periods are known and predictable.

(b)  A written management plan shall be developed by the Division for conditionally approved areas.

(c)  When management plan criteria are met the Division may recommend to the Division of Marine Fisheries the area may be opened to shellfish harvesting on a temporary basis.

(d)  When management plan criteria are no longer met or public health appears to be jeopardized, the Division will recommend to the Division of Marine Fisheries immediate closure of the area to shellfish harvesting.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A‑230;

Eff. June 1, 1989.