630:15-1-16 - Vessel Restrictions

630:15-1-16. Vessel Restrictions

Except for OSRC and law enforcement personnel, and during OSRC-authorized search and rescue training and operations, no person shall:

(1) operate a commercial flotation device on Flint Creek in Delaware County or on those portions of Barren Fork Creek in Cherokee County;

(2) operate a jet ski, airboat, hovercraft or similar water craft on a scenic river; or

(3) operate a vessel with a motor of more than 10 horsepower on a scenic river. Provided, however, that vessels with up to 25 horsepower may be used by anyone gigging during gigging season defined by the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, and by commercial flotation device operators to rescue floaters, retrieve vessels and to clean the river and remove navigable obstructions in their flotation areas.

Added at 25 Ok Reg 2014, eff 7-1-08

The following state regulations pages link to this page.