RE: 2011 SHRIMPING AND CRAB TRAWLING
Dr. Louis B. Daniel III, Director, Division of Marine Fisheries, hereby announces that the following area will open to shrimping and crab trawling, effective at 5:00 P.M., Sunday, July 31, 2011:
Jarrett Bay - South of a line beginning on Davis Island 34° 45.4497’N - 76° 29.2512’W; running northwesterly to a point at the site of the Old Chimney 34° 45.5202’N - 76° 30.0661’W. (See Map 1)
Oyster Creek - Southeast of the Highway 70 bridge. (See Map 1)
West Bay-Long Bay - as shown on Map 2
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 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 per N.C. Marine Fisheries Rule 15A NCAC 03H .0103.
C. This action is being taken to allow harvest of white shrimp that are present in these areas.
D. This proclamation supersedes the portions of Proclamation SH-4-2011, dated May 25, 2011 that pertain to these areas.
July 28, 2011
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