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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation And Natural Resources
Agency 20. Marine Resources Commission
Chapter 130. Pertaining to Prohibited Areas for Use of Patent Tongs

4VAC20-130-30. Poquoson River area.

The use of patent tongs is prohibited on all public and unassigned ground in the Poquoson River and any of its tributaries, in Chisman Creek and any of its tributaries, and in Cabin Creek and any of its tributaries upstream of a line beginning at Hunts Point Survey Station Taylor and running northwesterly to Survey Station Spit, thence northeasterly to Survey Station Cabin North, thence easterly to Survey Station Cabin South; such line being the same as the western boundary of the Poquoson River Shellfish Management Area as set forth in VR 450-01-0073.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-201 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR250-01-0016 § 3, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 25, eff. August 3, 1995.

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