Moose Hunting in Alaska

DM549 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2019

(See also: DM549 for the 2018 Regulatory Year)

Map of DM549
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Hunt Details

Hunt Number: DM549
Regulatory Year: 2019
Hunt Type: Draw
Species: Moose
Legal Animal: Antlerless, taking calves or cows with calves is prohibited.

Number of Permits

Residency Number of Permits
Nonresidents Up to 50 permits
Alaska residents Up to 50 permits
Total Number of Permits Available 50 permits

GMU, Area

15C, Homer

Season Dates

Oct 20 - Nov 20

Residency Restrictions

  • Hunt available to Nonresidents
  • Hunt available to Alaska residents

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Report via mail, or in person to Homer ADF&G within 10 days of kill.
    • Specimens Required: 5 inches of lower jaw with front teeth
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Report by mail, or in person to ADF&G within 15 days of season end
  • Internet Reporting
    You may report online at http://www.hunt.alaska.gov

Additional Requirements and Information

  • Attention Kenai Peninsula Moose Hunters: All hunters, including DM549 permit winners, must now complete an online Moose Hunter Orientation on determining legal game animals before hunting moose in Units 7 or 15 on the Kenai Peninsula or Kalgin Island. This includes ALL drawing, registration, general season, targeted or Tier II moose hunts. Take the orientation online and print your completion card at hunt.alaska.gov (Quick Links > Online Courses & Quizzes). Call 907-262-9368 or 907-267-2257 for more information.

    Hunt Area: beginning at the mouth of Eastland Creek on Kachemak Bay, then northerly along Eastland Creek and the center fork of Eastland Creek to its headwaters, then northwesterly approximately one mile to the first branch of the south fork of Anchor River, then downstream along the south fork to the bridge at the North Fork Road, then westerly along the North Fork Road to the Sterling Highway, then southerly on the Sterling Highway to Diamond Creek, then downstream on Diamond Creek to Kachemak Bay, then along the mean high tide line to the point of origin.

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