Berries, nuts, fruits, cones, seeds, and mushrooms that are not an endangered species or threatened species as designated or governed by applicable state and federal statutes or regulations may be gathered and removed from state forests subject to the following restriction:
(A) These items may not be gathered from seed orchards, seed collection areas, seed production areas, areas designated as wilderness, designated nature preserves and in other areas designated or posted.
(B) The harvest and removal of ginseng from state forest lands shall be as governed in applicable sections of Chapter 1518. of the Revised Code and rules 1501:31-40-01 to 1501:31-40-03 of the Administrative Code.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 05/29/2015 and 08/13/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1503.01
Rule Amplifies: 1503.01
Prior Effective Dates: 9/16/1974, 9/25/1986, 7/16/1995, 1/9/2004, 5/11/2009