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Kodiak Brown Bear Hunting Area 12
Frazer Lake

Fall

Spring

Drawing Hunt Designation:

Alaska Resident

DB 212

DB 242

Non Resident

DB 112

DB 142

Area Description

(USGS Maps - Karluk A-1 & B-1 )

Location: Southwestern Kodiak Island, includes Frazer Lake and its tributaries. See area map (Image file 86 kB).

Topography and Habitat: Mountainous terrain intersected with numerous drainages, with alder and willow thickets extending up to 1500' in elevation around Frazer Lake. Primarily tundra and grassland vegetation interspersed with alder and willow thickets along the upper Pinnel Creek drainage to the north.

Land Ownership: Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge manages all of the lands within this area.

Public Use Cabins: Two Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge cabins are located on Frazer Lake. One is on the north end, and other is on the southwest end.

Bear Harvest

Fall

Spring

2013 chance of being drawn

Alaska Resident

1%

3%

Non Resident

100%

100%

Hunters Afield

Bears Harvested

Percent Males

Average Skull Size

Spring 2014

5

4

75%

25.91

Fall 2013

2

1

100%

26.81

Spring 2013

5

4

75%

25.1

Fall 2012

1

1

100%

27.88

Spring 2012

2

1

100%

28

Fall 2011

3

2

50%

24.85

Spring 2011

5

3

67%

25.96

Largest bear killed in this Hunt Area: 29 5/8" (May 8, 1967)
"Green" measurement - Not Official

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