97C.331 Snagging fish prohibited.
Subdivision 1. General prohibition. A person may not:
(1) intentionally take fish by snagging; or
(2) use a snagline, snagpole, snaghook, or cluster of fish hooks, designed to be placed in or drawn through the water to hook the body of a fish.
Subd. 2. Prohibition on Lake Superior tributaries. On tributaries to Lake Superior below the posted boundaries, and on tributaries to Lake Superior with no posted boundaries, a fish that is hooked in any part of the body except in the mouth must be immediately unhooked and returned to the water.