Town of Southampton, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Freeholders and Commonalty of the Town of Southampton 2-2-2015.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Beaches, parks and waterways — See Ch.111.
Coastal erosion hazard areas — See Ch. 138.
Environmental quality review — See Ch. 157.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 169.
Protection of natural resources — See Ch. 229.
Shellfish — See Ch. 278.
Protection of vegetation — See Ch. 308.
Wetlands — See Ch. 325.
Attachment 1 - Legislation for Southamptons Shoreline
[1]
Editor's Note: This resolution also superseded former Ch. A340, Management of Town Waters, adopted 5-2-1977.
Article I Definitions, Notifications of Defects; Severability

§ 1 Definitions.

§ 2 Notification of defects on Trustee-owned roads and sidewalks.

§ 3 Severability.

Article II Shellfish

§ 4 Purpose; boundary lines.

§ 5 Taking of shellfish.

§ 6 Permits.

§ 7 Certified Town waters.

§ 8 Oysters.

§ 9 Escallops.

§ 10 Hard clams.

§ 11 Soft clams.

§ 12 Crabs.

§ 13 Starfish.

§ 14 Harvest limits.

§ 15 Enforcement and severability.

§ 16 Special authority.

§ 17 Spawner sanctuaries.

Article III Freshwater Fish

§ 18 Taking of freshwater fish.

§ 19 Species; open season; minimum size; daily take.

§ 20 Taking of elvers prohibited.

Article IV Sanctuaries

§ 21 Morris B. Phillips Wildfowl Refuge.

§ 22 Elizabeth Alexandra Morton National Wildlife Refuge.

§ 23 Weesuck Creek and Little Weesuck Creek.

§ 24 Canoe Place Creek.

§ 25 Lake Nowedonah.

§ 26 Mill Pond Shores.

§ 27 Sag Harbor Cove, Upper and Lower Sag Harbor Coves, Staff Payne's Creek and Ligonee Brook.

§ 28 West Quantuck Creek.

§ 29 Moriches Bay and Beaver Dam Creek.

§ 30 Lake Missapogue.

§ 31 Taylor Creek.

§ 32 Wildwood Lake.

§ 33 Nesting areas.

§ 34 Exception for authorized persons.

Article V General Provisions

§ 35 Fish pounds; fykes; traps; pots.

§ 36 Moorings.

§ 37 Trawls; seines; nets; dredges.

§ 38 Waterfowl hunting.

§ 39 Eel dredges.

§ 40 Derelicts; deteriorated construction.

§ 41 Bays and ponds.

§ 42 Use of Trustee docks and basins; commercial fishing basin at Road H.

§ 43 Living on watercraft.

§ 44 Trapping.

§ 45 Removal of beach grass.

Article VI Guides

§ 46 Qualifications; licensing.

Article VII Dredging, Docks, Bulkheading and Channels

§ 47 Permits required; application procedure; issuance; inspections.

§ 48 Dredging.

§ 49 Bulkheading; repair and replacement.

§ 50 Dock regulations.

§ 51 Dock specifications.

§ 52 Dock lengths in tidal waters.

§ 53 Pier line in designated areas.

§ 54 Catwalks and elevated walkways.

§ 55 Docking rights within narrow creeks, canals and other water bodies.

§ 56 Management of freshwater bodies.

§ 57 Honey Pot Pond dock management.

Article VIII Dewatering Equipment, Tanks, Pumps and Wells

§ 58 Permit required; application; fee.

Article IX Form of Applications and Permits; Agreement; Notice

§ 59 Completion; agreement to conditions; notice of construction.

Article X Penalties and Violations

§ 60 Penalties for offenses.

Article XI Boat Ramp and 4 x 4 Beach Driving Permits

§ 61 Permit required; fees; regulations.

§ 62 Transferability of permits.

Article XII Beach Regulations and 4 x 4 Beach Driving

§ 63 4 x 4 beach driving.

§ 64 Public access.

§ 65 Beach fencing.

Article XIII Parking by Permit on Trustees' Roads

§ 66 Areas designated; restrictions.

Article XIV Launching and Retrieval of Boats

§ 67 Restrictions.

Article XV Seaplanes and Amphibious Aircraft

§ 68 Prohibitions; taxiing restrictions.

Article XVI Marina Equipment, Boatlifts and Hydro-Hoists

§ 69 Prohibited areas; areas requiring permit.

Article XVII Ocean Beach Events and Permits

§ 70 Permit required for ocean beach events.

§ 71 Application for permit; approval.

§ 72 Piping plover and least tern monitoring.

§ 73 Event rules and regulations; permit conditions.

§ 74 Trespassing; liability; compliance with other regulations.

Article XVIII Legislation for Southampton's Shoreline

§ 75 Introduction.

§ 76 Docks.

§ 77 Marine construction materials.

§ 78 Construction specifications.

§ 79 Ocean beach events and permits.

§ 80 Personal watercraft lift/floats.

§ 81 Emergency permits; storm damage; ice damage.