Rules and Regulations Governing Nuisance Wildlife Control Specialist

250-RICR-60-00-3 ACTIVE RULE

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3.3Administrative Findings



3.6Nuisance Wildlife Control Specialist Permits


3.8Superseded Rules and Regulations


3.10Appeal & Hearing Procedures

Title 250 Department of Environmental Management
Chapter 60 Fish and Wildlife
Subchapter 00 N/A
Part 3 Rules and Regulations Governing Nuisance Wildlife Control Specialist
Type of Filing Amendment
Regulation Status Active
Effective 07/11/2023 to 08/08/2024

Regulation Authority:

R.I. Gen. Laws Chapter 42-17.1
R.I. Gen. Laws 20-1-18 and 20-1-22

Purpose and Reason:

The purpose of these regulations is to establish the standards under which “Nuisance Wildlife Control Specialists” may be permitted to conduct the capture, handling, disposition, exclusion and other activities as related to wildlife protected by the Department under R.I. Gen. Laws Chapter 20-1.

The Division cleaned up some language in the document and added some scientific names for species. The Division also changed the permit periods to line up. The Division also lowered the retake time period for the permit test.