$500 Fine For Feeding Seagulls in Ocean City, NJ

Do you visit Ocean City, New Jersey in the summer time? If so, beware. Ocean City has just passed a new law making it illegal to feed sea gulls. There is now a $500 fine if anyone is caught feeding seagulls. It has been reported that new law was passed to improve the quality or safety of storm water run-off. We have not seen a copy of the ordinance yet. We are not sure if a child can also be cited or a parent for their child’s actions.