17.4987 STOCKING PRIVATE AQUATIC LIFE.
(a) A person may not release private aquatic life into public waters that are not licensed as
part of an aquatic farm without first obtaining a transportation permit from the commissioner. The
commissioner may deny issuance of a permit if releasing the private aquatic life is not consistent
with the management plan for the public waters. The commissioner shall make management
plans available to the public.
(b) If a permit is denied, the commissioner must provide reasons for the denial in writing.
History: 1992 c 566 s 7