SUBCHAPTER 12H ‑ NATURAL HERITAGE PROGRAM
SECTION .0100 ‑ GENERAL PROVISIONS
15A NCAC 12H .0101 STATEMENT OF POLICY
The policy implemented by this Subchapter is that natural
areas important to the maintenance of the state's natural diversity be identified;
that agencies, organizations, and individuals be encouraged to protect those
natural areas best representing North Carolina's natural heritage; and that
natural areas be registered as protected or dedicated as nature preserves for
the benefit of the people of present and future generations.
History Note: Authority G.S. 113‑3; 113‑8;
Eff. April 4, 1979;
Amended Eff. January 1, 1986; October 1, 1984.