(a) Eligible fishers may protect their fishing gear and their person from damage or threat by marine mammals. Fishers shall only use seal bombs, pellet or BB air guns, slingshots, and shotguns to protect their gear. The eligible fisher protecting his or her gear shall ensure that any marine mammal carcass is used by Tribal members in a manner consistent with traditional customs and practice.
(b) A person commits a level three offense if the person violates this section. In addition to the penalties prescribed for a level two offense, any person who violates this section shall forfeit any weapon used to commit the violation.