Regulations for the use of the fishing pond at Ralph Edwards Park

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Regulations for the use of the fishing pond at Ralph Edwards Park

(a)  All anglers who use or desire to use the fishing pond located at Ralph Edwards Park must comply with the State of New Mexico Fishing Proclamation including, but not limited to, fishing license requirements.

(b)  In addition to the regulations set forth in said proclamation, the following restrictions shall apply in connection with the use or desired use of the fishing pond located at Ralph Edwards Park:

(1)    The fishing pond shall be reserved for the following groups of people: Any persons under the age of 12, any person age 65 or older, and the handicapped (as that term is defined in the New Mexico State Fishing Regulations). All persons under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. No other persons shall be permitted to fish in the pond.

(2)  Fishing in the pond will be restricted to Friday, Saturday and Sunday only, from sunrise to sunset.

(3)  The daily bag limit will be restricted to four fish per day per angler.

(4)  Each angler shall be restricted to one fishing pole at all times.

(5)  It shall be unlawful for any angler or any other person to wade, swim, use a flotation device or use a boat at fishing pond.

(Ord. No. 403, § 1, 1-11-93)

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