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Fish and Game Code - FGC

DIVISION 6. FISH [5500 - 9101]

  ( Division 6 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )
  

PART 1. GENERALLY [5500 - 6930]

  ( Part 1 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )
  

CHAPTER 3. Dams, Conduits, and Screens [5900 - 6100]

  ( Chapter 3 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )
  

ARTICLE 2. Dams and Obstructions [5930 - 5948]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

  
5948.  

No person shall cause or having caused, permit to exist any log jam or debris accumulation or any other artificial barrier, except a dam for the storage or diversion of water, public bridges and approaches thereto, groins, jetties, seawalls, breakwaters, bulkheads, wharves and piers permitted by law, and debris from mining operations, in any stream in this State, which will prevent the passing of fish up and down stream or which is deleterious to fish as determined by the commission, subject to review by the courts.

(Amended by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2039.)