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Hunting & Trapping
Announcements and Emergency Orders

Emergency orders (issued under authority of AS 16.05.060) are used to open and close hunting or trapping seasons or areas. Emergency orders have the same force and effect as regulations of the Board of Game and statutes enacted by the Legislature, and they carry the same penalties for violation. The emergency orders listed below amend or supplement the hunting and/or trapping seasons and bag limits as described in Alaska Hunting and Trapping Regulations.


Region 1

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
03/13/2014 01-01-14 View Wolf Season to Close in Unit 2

Region 2

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
01/30/2014 02-01-14 View Warm January Prompts Extension of Kenai Peninsula Lynx Trapping Season

Region 3

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
04/07/2014   View Interior Surplus permits available
03/27/2014 03-02-14 View Unit 26B Moose Opening
02/14/2014   View Unit 20A Anterless Moose Permits Won't be Issued
01/22/2014 03-01-14 View Unit 20A Antlerless Moose Hunt RM764 Closes

Region 4

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
01/30/2014 04-02-14 View Emergency Order extends the Unit 17A winter moose season
01/06/2014 04-01-14 View Emergency Order Opens the Unit 17A Winter Moose Hunt

Region 5

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
03/06/2014 05-04-14 View ADF&G Opens Resident Moose Hunt in Unit 22E
02/25/2014 05-03-14 View ADF&G Extends Resident Moose Hunt in Unit 18, Lower Yukon Area and Remainder of Unit 18
01/29/2014 05-02-14 View State Opens Unit 22A Remainder Winter Moose Hunt
01/03/2014 05-01-14 View State Closes RM849 Winter Moose Hunt in 22D Southwest and Kuzitrin

Visit the archives page to see Emergency Orders from 2013.

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