32.5 What are the requirements for sportfishing on areas of the National Wildlife Refuge System§ 32.5 What are the requirements for sportfishing on areas of the National Wildlife Refuge System?
The following provisions shall apply to each person while engaged in public sport fishing on a wildlife refuge area:
(a) Each person shall secure and possess the required State license.
(b) Each person shall comply with the applicable provisions of Federal law and regulation including this subchapter.
(c) Each person shall comply with the applicable provisions of the laws and regulations of the State wherein any area is located unless the same are further restricted by Federal law or regulation.
(d) Each person shall comply with the terms and conditions authorizing access and use of the wildlife refuge area.
(e) Each person must comply with the provisions of any refuge-specific regulation governing fishing on the wildlife refuge area. Regulations, special conditions, and maps of the fishing areas for a particular wildlife refuge are available at that area's headquarters. In addition, refuge-specific sport fishing regulations appear in §§ 32.20 through 32.72.[58 FR 5064, Jan. 19, 1993, as amended at 67 FR 58943, Sept. 18, 2002]