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Rules and Regulations

LE-X512There are lots of fun, interesting, and educational things you can do on the Refuge.   Please check with the refuge management before participating in an activity that could harm the environment or yourself.  There are plenty of activities on Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge for you to enjoy.  Be safe and have fun! Title 50 of the Federal Code of Regulations, and all Federal, state, and local regulations apply.

 
Refuge Specific Regulations from CFR 50
 
A. Hunting of Migratory Game Birds. Hunting of ducks and coots is permitted on designated areas of the Refuge subject to the following conditions:
1. Permits are required.
2. Hunters shall possess and use, while in the field, only nontoxic shot.
 
B. Upland Game Hunting. Hunting of squirrel, raccoon, and opossum is permitted on designated areas of the Refuge subject to the following condition: Permits are required.
 
C. Big Game Hunting. Hunting of white-tailed deer and turkey is permitted on designated areas of the Refuge subject to the following conditions: Permits are required.
  
Other General Regulations:
 
The Refuge is open seven days a week from sunup to sundown with the exception of permitted hunts.  During permitted hunt days the Refuge is closed to all without a valid permit.
 
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Last Updated: Nov 28, 2014
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