(a)   The hunting of animals or fowl, including any game or wildlife, within the Municipality is prohibited with exceptions as set forth herein.  No person shall hunt, kill or attempt to kill any animal or fowl, including any game or wildlife, by the use of firearms or any other means, except as follows:
      (1)   While hunting waterfowl with the proper license in the east, west or north breakwaters, the harbor or open waters of Lake Erie.
      (2)   A property owner operating under the authority of an Ohio Division of Wildlife damage control permit and in accordance with the rules and regulations established by the Chief of Police.
(Ord. 23-12. Passed 3-5-12.)
   (b)   This section does not apply to any land designated as a hunting preserve pursuant to Section 505.21.
   (c)   Whoever violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor of the first degree.
(Ord. 134-04.  Passed 9-20-04.)