SECTION .0700 ‑ DECLARATION OF PESTS AND RESTRICTIONS ON THEIR CONTROL

 

02 NCAC 09L .0701          ORCHARD RATS

The North Carolina Pesticide Board hereby declares as a pest pine voles [Pitymys (or Microtus) Pinetorum] and meadow voles (Microtus pennsylvanicus), (commonly called orchard rats) on or immediately adjacent to  cultivated land; forest plantations; ornamentals nurseries; orchards; or horticultural plantings in institutional, recreational, and residential areas.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑444(1);

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. March 1, 1993.