Unlawful removal of petrified wood from posted or designated sites; duties of certain officers.
1. The Board of Museums and History may, by itself or by its designated representative, post or otherwise properly designate a site containing petrified wood deemed of sufficient importance to preserve in its natural state.
2. It is unlawful to disturb or remove any petrified wood from a designated site.
3. Any violation of this section is a misdemeanor.
4. The Division of State Parks of the State Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, and personnel thereof, the sheriffs, in their respective counties, and all other peace officers shall enforce this section.
Last modified: February 25, 2006