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Newfoundland Regulation 1998
Wild Life Regulations (Amendment)
(Filed June 17, 1998)
Under the authority of section 7 of the Wild Life Act, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council makes the following regulations.
1. The Wild Life Regulations are amended by adding immediately after section 111 the following:
111.1 (1) In this section
(a) "adjacent" means
(i) in the case of a lake or pond, the lake or pond at which a co-operative camp is located, and
(ii) in the case of a river or stream, within 800 metres upstream or 800 metres downstream of a co-operative camp;
camp" means a non-commercial, private club,
(c) "direct relative" means a father, mother, sister, brother, son, daughter or in-law who is a resident of the province;
(d) "outfitter" means the owner or operator of a camp site, lodge, cabin and related facilities constructed solely for the purpose of and used solely as a base for outfitting operations for sports fishing or hunting and related commercial recreational activities that is licensed under the Tourist Establishments Regulations; and
(e) "provincial highway" means a public highway maintained by the Department of Works, Services and Transportation and designated by a route number.
(2) A non-resident shall not hunt, take or kill big game in any part of the province without employing and being accompanied by a licensed guide.
(3) A non-resident shall not angle for salmon or trout in any inland water of the province without possessing a valid inland fishery licence or a valid family inland fishery licence.
the island portion of the province and south of 52° north latitude in
(5) North of 52° north latitude, a non-resident shall not angle for any species of fish in any inland waters without engaging the services of an outfitter except that
(a) a non-resident who is the guest of a co-operative camp may angle in the waters adjacent to those camps if accompanied by a licensed guide;
(b) a non-resident who is accompanied by a direct relative who is a resident may angle in any inland water north of 52° north latitude; and
(c) in waters set out in Schedule I of the Fishery Regulations, a non-resident licensed to fish for salmon may fish within 800 metres upstream and 800 metres downstream to a bridge on a provincial highway if accompanied by a licensed guide.
(6) A non-resident may angle in any inland water within 800 metres of a provincial highway, other than waters set out in Schedule I of the Fishery Regulations, without using the services of an outfitter or without being accompanied by a licensed guide or a direct relative.
(7) When 2 or more non-residents hunt or angle together, the number of guides shall not be less than one guide for each 2 non-residents.
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