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Kodiak Brown Bear Hunting Area 04
Kiliuda Bay

Fall

Spring

Drawing Hunt Designation:

Alaska Resident

DB 204

DB 234

Non Resident

DB 104

DB 134

Area Description

(USGS Maps - Kodiak A-3, A-4, B-3 & B-4)

Location: Eastern Kodiak Island, including the areas around the north and west arms of Kiliuda Bay and the peninsula south of Kiliuda Bay. See See area map (Image file 79 kB).

Topography and Habitat: A variety of steep slopes from sea level to 4280'. Hunt area is diverse and ranges from tidal flats to rugged peaks with glaciers and permanent snowfields. Grass, alder, willow, and patches of cottonwood trees occupy the lowlands and river valleys. Inland areas composed of foothills and low ridges intersected by numerous drainages, flat benches, and steep ridges.

Land Ownership: Lands on the north side of Kiliuda Bay are primarily State lands with some private holdings along the coast. Lands west and south of Kiliuda Bay are primarily Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge lands with some private land and Old Harbor Native Corporation lands along the coastal areas.

Public Use Cabins: None.

Bear Harvest

Fall

Spring

2009 chance of being drawn

Alaska Resident

4%

7%

Non Resident

38%

NA%

Hunters Afield

Bears Harvested

Percent Males

Average Skull Size

Spring 2014

7

4

75%

25.64

Fall 2013

4

1

100%

21.88

Spring 2013

8

6

83%

24.31

Fall 2012

6

4

50%

22.36

Spring 2012

6

2

0%

24.10

Fall 2011

6

2

100%

26.78

Spring 2011

6

4

75%

24.17

Largest bear killed in this Hunt Area: 29.38 (April 27, 2000)
"Green" measurement - Not Official

Guides registered for this Hunt Area (as of February 2014):