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Results for Game Management Unit 16

The following restrictions are those specific to GMU 16. Be sure to check the hunting regulations for additional state-wide hunting and trapping restrictions.

Management Areas

Unit 16B Youth Hunt Management Area

  • Restriction: In addition to other legal seasons, the area is open to moose hunting by a drawing permit issued to a child; the department may issue a permit to a child, as follows:
    (i) a permit may be issued to a resident child aged 10 to 17 who will be accompanied in the field by a resident adult 21 years of age or older, with the child being the permittee;
    (ii) permittees must have successfully completed a certified basic hunter education course;
    (iii) a moose harvested under a permit issued under this section will count against the bag limits of both the child and accompanying adult;
    (iv) only the child may shoot a moose, except that the accompanying adult may shoot the animal only to prevent the animal from escaping after having been wounded by the child;
    (v) in addition to the permit specified in this section, the child and accompanying adult must have the licenses, harvest tickets, and tags required under this title and AS 16 in possession while in the field.
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  • Area Description: Unit 16B Youth Hunt Management Area: the area consists of the mainland portion of Unit 16(B)

State Refuges

Susitna Flats State Game Refuge

  • Restriction: Open to hunting under the following conditions: (A) the use of a motorized vehicle for hunting is allowed from November 9 through March 31; (B) from April 1 through November 8, the use of a motorized vehicle, except an aircraft, hovercraft, boat, and snowmachine, is restricted to existing road surfaces, and to use within 1/8 mile of mean high tide or as designated by the department; (C) notwithstanding (A) and (B) of this paragraph, the department may issue an access permit, allowing an activity otherwise prohibited by this subsection, for (i) access by a person who has a physical impairment; (ii) movement of equipment or supplies; or (iii) refuge administration and management
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  • Area Description: Units 14 and 16 - The Susitna Flats State Game Refuge, as described in AS 16.20.036

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