RB502 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2020

Hunt Details

Hunt Number: RB502
Regulatory Year: 2020
Hunt Type: Registration
Species: Brown Bear
Legal Animal: Any bear except cubs or females accompanied by cubs.

Number of Permits

Residency Number of Permits
Nonresidents Up to 99999 permits
Alaska residents Up to 99999 permits
Total Number of Permits Available Unlimited

Season Dates*

09/01/2020 - 05/31/2021

*See Drawing or Subsistence Supplements for season details.

Residency Restrictions

Alaska residents only

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Hunters will be contacted by ADF&G for harvest information.
    • Specimens Required: NONE
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Hunters will be contacted by ADF&G for harvest information.
  • Internet Reporting
    Internet Reporting not available for this hunt!

Hunting Conditions


Sept. 1 - May 31 in Unit 9B

Nov. 1 - Dec. 31 in Unit 9E

2) OPEN AREAS: Unit 9B and the Pacific Drainages of Unit 9E from Cape Kumliun to the border of Units 9E and 9D.

3) BAG LIMIT: one (1) brown bear, cubs and females with cubs may not be taken.

4) There is no resident brown bear tag required.

5) Hide/skull need not be salvaged or sealed if they remain in the State brown bear subsistence hunt area; however, before removal from the area, they must first be sealed by a department representative. At the time of sealing the skin of the skull and front claws will be removed and retained by the department representative.

6) All meat must be salvaged for human consumption.

7) A current Alaska resident hunting license is required.

8) Hunters will be contacted by ADF&G for harvest information.

9) Hunters must carry the tag from this registration permit in the field while hunting brown bear under terms of this permit.

10) This permit is nontransferable.


If you fail to report, you will not be eligible to receive any permits (drawing, tier II, and registration) during the next regulatory year. In addition, your name will be turned over to the Alaska Wildlife Troopers for enforcement action.

If you did not hunt, you may report online at http://hunt.alaska.gov

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