Ice Shanties Must Be Removed in NH By April 1

By Joe Gullo

Published 03/21 2014 01:07PM

Updated 03/21 2014 06:15PM

CONCORD, N.H. -  Ice shanties must be removed from the ice no later than April 1. 

The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department says the law is designed to ensure ice shanties and their contents do not fall through the ice and become hazards to boaters or get left behind on shore. 

Failure to remove ice shanties can result in a fine and a one year loss of the owner's fishing license. 

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