Current through August 30, 2021

No permit is required to: (7-1-21)T

01. Fish. Keep fish that can legally be reduced to possession (except for anadromous salmon and steelhead), alive and in possession in a live well, net, or on a stringer while at the body of water from which they were taken. (7-1-21)T
02. Same Location. Release fish at the same time and place where captured. (7-1-21)T
03. Aquarium Fish. Possess ornamental or tropical aquarium fish of varieties commonly accepted for interstate shipment (not to include invasive species). (7-1-21)T
04. Private Ponds or Commercial Fish Facility. Possess fish from a private pond or commercial fish facility when accompanied by sales receipt and written permission from the director, as provided in Chapter 7, Title 36, Idaho Code or from the Department of Agriculture as provided in Chapter 46, Title 22, Idaho Code. (7-1-21)T
05. Transport Between Commercial Fish Facilities. Transport fish between commercial fish facilities licensed under Chapter 7, Title 36 and Chapter 46, Title 22, Idaho Code. (7-1-21)T
06. Fish Eggs. Possess, sell, purchase or transport nonviable fish eggs used for bait or personal consumption. (7-1-21)T


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