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Kodiak Brown Bear Hunting Area 06
Kaiugnak Bay

EXCLUSIVE GUIDE AREA

Fall

Spring

Drawing Hunt Designation:

Alaska Resident

DB 206

DB 236

Non Resident

DB 106

DB 136

Area Description

(USGS Maps - Kodiak A-5, A-6 & Kaguyak D-6)

Location: Southeastern Kodiak Island, including Kaiugnak and Sulua Bays, and the eastern half of the Hepburn Peninsula. See area map (Image file 75 kB).

Topography and Habitat: Grass, alder and willow make up lowland areas and drainages. Coastline includes sandy and boulder-strewn beaches, jagged cliffs, tidal flats, and steep bluffs. Inland areas are composed of foothills, river valleys, rugged mountain peaks to 2417', alpine lakes, and marshy lowlands.

Land Ownership: Lands are primarily Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge, with some Akhiok-Kaguyak Inc. lands located around Kaiugnak Bay.

Public Use Cabins: None.

Bear Harvest

Fall

Spring

2013 chance of being drawn

Alaska Resident

4%

8%

Non Resident

100%

100%

Hunters Afield

Bears Harvested

Percent Males

Average Skull Size

Spring 2014

6

3

100%

27.19

Fall 2013

3

0

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--

Spring 2013

8

5

80%

25.20

Fall 2012

5

1

0%

23.06

Spring 2012

6

4

100%

26.47

Fall 2011

2

0

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--

Spring 2011

3

2

100%

23.82

Largest bear killed in this Hunt Area: 30 11/16" (May 28, 1966)
"Green" measurement - Not Official

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