Special Area Regulations
State Game Refuge Regulations
State Game Refuges are established by the State Legislature to protect and preserve the natural habitat and game populations of certain designated areas of the state (AS 16.20.020). Permits are required from the Habitat Division for any habitat altering activity or any activity which disturbs fish or wildlife other than lawful hunting, trapping and fishing activity (AS 16.20.050-060 520-530) within these areas. Please see individual area management plans an contact the Habitat Division with any questions.
Currently designated State Game Refuges are listed below with guiding Statutes and regulations.