RE: 2012 SHRIMPING AND CRAB TRAWLING
Dr. Louis B. Daniel III, Director, Division of Marine Fisheries, hereby announces that the following areas WILL OPEN to shrimping and crab trawling effective at 5:00 P.M., Sunday, September 9, 2012.
I. AREA DESCRIPTION
Intracoastal Waterway (IWW) – main IWW channel only from Marker # 101 at Seaside to the North Carolina/South Carolina state line.
II. GENERAL INFORMATION:
A. This proclamation is issued under the authority of N.C.G.S. 113-170.4; 113-170.5; 113-182; 113-221.1; 143B-289.52 and N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission Rules 15A NCAC 03H .0103, 03L .0101 and .0202.
B. It is unlawful to violate the provisions of any proclamation issued by the Fisheries Director under his delegated authority pursuant to N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission Rule 15A NCAC 03H .0103.
C. This action is being taken because the shrimp in the area listed above have reached harvestable size.
D. This proclamation supersedes SH-5-2012, dated June 20, 2012, that closed the above area.
September 5, 2012
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