Extension of pound net set proposed in Albemarle Sound

Published 12:25 pm Saturday, March 26, 2022

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Janet Tillett Craddock of Manns Harbor proposes to extend an existing pound net set in Albemarle Sound in the vicinity of Tom Mann Creek in Dare County.

The set, #PN202103, will extend a total of 525 yards in length and contain about three pounds.

Public comments about the proposed extension to an existing pound net set must be received prior to Wednesday, April 6, 2022.

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If it is deemed necessary, the fisheries director may hold a public meeting after the comment period has ended to take additional public comment on the proposed pound net set extension.

Comments and/or questions concerning the proposed pound net set extension or the specific location should be directed to Lee Paramore, District Manager, Division of Marine Fisheries, P.O. Box 1965, Manteo, NC 27954, 800-405-7774 or 252-473-5734 or Lee.Paramore@ncdenr.gov.