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.