A. Except as provided for in §B of this regulation, a person may not release captive-raised mallard ducks to the wild.
B. Persons possessing the following permits from the Department may release captive-raised mallard ducks to the wild as authorized by their permit:
(1) Regulated shooting area permit issued pursuant to COMAR 08.03.13.02;
(2) Retriever training permit issued pursuant to COMAR 08.03.09.09; or
(3) Field trial permit issued pursuant to Natural Resources Article, §10-701, Annotated Code of Maryland.