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Release: Immediate
Contact: Patricia Smith
Date: Jan. 11, 2018
Phone: 252-726-7021

Public hearing rescheduled for proposed
shellfish leases in New Hanover County

8-point rule

 

 

MOREHEAD CITY — The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries has rescheduled a public hearing on proposed shellfish leases in New Hanover County that was postponed due to inclement weather. The hearing will be held at 6 p.m. Feb. 8 at the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality Regional Office, 127 Cardinal Drive Extension, Wilmington.

Bryan Pearson of Wilmington has applied to lease 1.28 acres of water bottom and water column in Masonboro Sound.

William Burrell of Wilmington has applied to lease 1.92 acres of water bottom and water column in Masonboro Sound.

Jamie Moore of Carolina Beach has applied for two water bottom and water column leases in Masonboro Sound, one 0.88 acres and the other 0.94 acres.

Thomas Cannon of Wilmington has applied to expand his existing of water bottom and water column in Masonboro Sound lease by 2.27 acres.

Maps of the proposed leases, with corresponding lease numbers can be found here.

The public may comment on the proposed leases at the meeting or in writing. Written comments will be accepted until 5 p.m. Feb. 7 and should be submitted to the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries, Shellfish Leases, P.O. Box 769, Morehead City, N.C. 28557.

The application file and biologist report for the proposed leases are available for inspection during office hours at the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries’ Headquarters Office at 3441 Arendell St. in Morehead City.

For more information, contact Michael Graven, with the division’s Habitat and Enhancement Section, at 252-808-8061 or Michael.Graven@ncdenr.gov.

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