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DL029 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2016

(See also: DL029 for the 2017 Regulatory Year)

Hunt Details

Hunt Number: DL029
Regulatory Year: 2016
Hunt Type: Draw
Species: Black Bear
Legal Animal: Any bear except cubs or females accompanied by cubs.
Number of Permits: 40 permits

Residency Restrictions

Nonresidents only

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Notify ADF&G staff in Petersburg within 5 days of kill (by phone 907-772-5228 or in person). Bear must be sealed within 14 days of kill, and must not be removed from Units 1-4 until sealed.
    • Specimens Required: Jan 1 - May 31: Present skull (unfrozen and removed from skin) and hide (with evidence of sex attached) for sealing. June 1 - June 30 and Sept 1 - Dec 31: Present skull and, if retained, the hide (with evidence of sex attached) for sealing.
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    By mail or in person in Petersburg, or online ( ) within 15 days of close of season.
  • Internet Reporting
    If you hunted unsuccessfully or did not hunt, you may report online at

Hunt conditions and season dates can be changed by Emergency Order. Visit the Emergency Orders and Announcements page for more information.