FISH AND BOAT COMMISSION
Mentored Youth Fishing Day Program; Trout
[45 Pa.B. 6173]
[Saturday, October 10, 2015]
Acting under the authority of 58 Pa. Code § 65.20 (relating to Mentored Youth Fishing Day Program), the Executive Director of the Fish and Boat Commission (Commission) has designated October 18, 2015, as a Mentored Youth Fishing Day for Trout in three lakes designated as approved trout waters. This designation under 58 Pa. Code § 65.20 will be effective upon publication of this notice in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.
To participate, anglers 16 years of age or older (adult anglers) must possess a valid Pennsylvania fishing license and be accompanied by a youth (less than 16 years of age) who has obtained a mentored youth permit or a voluntary youth license from the Commission. Youth anglers must obtain a 2015 mentored youth permit or a voluntary youth license from the Commission and be accompanied by an adult angler in order to participate. A trout/salmon permit is not required.
On October 18, 2015, the identified waters will be open to all anglers, but only youth anglers with a 2015 voluntary youth license or mentored youth permit may possess a total of two trout (combined species) with a minimum length of 7 inches. Other Commonwealth inland regulations will apply. It is unlawful to fish in waters designated as part of the Mentored Youth Fishing Day Program (Program) except in compliance with the requirements of 58 Pa. Code § 65.20 when participating in the Program. Mentors may fish but are prohibited from possessing trout on this day at the lakes designated for this Program. The waters included in the Mentored Youth Trout Fishing Day on October 18, 2015, are:
County Water Centre Poe Lake Fulton Cowans Gap Lake Wayne Upper Woods Pond
JOHN A. ARWAY,
[Pa.B. Doc. No. 15-1814. Filed for public inspection October 9, 2015, 9:00 a.m.]
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