Hunting & Trapping
Emergency Orders Archives


Regulatory Year
2017, 2018


Regulatory Year 2017 (July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018)

Statewide

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description

Region 1

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
12/12/2017 01-20-17 View Unit 2 Wolf Hunting and Trapping Season Closure 2017
11/20/2017 01-19-17 View Unit 4 - Cold Storage Mt. Goat Hunt Zone Closed
11/07/2017 01-18-17 View Closure to mountain goat hunting along Chilkoot Lake (RG023) in Unit 1D
10/19/2017 01-17-17 View Partial closure to moutain goat hunting between Dayebas Creek and Kasidaya Creek (RG024)
10/16/2017 01-16-17 View Unit 4 - Rodman Creek Mt. Goat Hunt Zone Closed
10/13/2017 01-15-17 View Unit 1C- Sawmill Creek to Gilkey River Closed to Mt. Goat Hunting
10/11/2017 01-14-17 View Unit 5A- West Side of Dangerous River Closed to Moose Hunting
10/11/2017 01-13-17 View Unit 1C- Blackerby Ridge Portion of Archery Area (RG014) Closed to Mountain Goat Hunt
10/09/2017 01-12-17 View Unit 4 - Upper Blue Lake Mt. Goat Hunt Zone Closed
10/05/2017 01-11-17 View Unit 4 - Whale Bay Zone Opened to Mt. Goat Hunting
10/03/2017 01-10-17 View Four Winds Area Closed To Goat Hunting
10/02/2017 01-09-17 View Unit 1D- Tier II Moose Hunt Closure near Haines (TM059)
09/27/2017 01-08-17 View Area between the East Fork of the Skagway River and the Canadian Border closed to goat hunting
09/22/2017 01-07-17 View Unit 1C- Eagle Glacier to Sawmill Creek Closed to Mountain Goat Hunting
09/13/2017 01-06-17 View Closure to Mountain Goat Hunting in the Skagway Pie Archery Only Area (RG024)
09/08/2017   View Unit 1C Gustavus Moose Hunt Meeting (RM049)
08/28/2017   View Unit 1D Tier II Moose Hunt Meeting
08/25/2017 01-05-17 View Mt. Kluchman Closed to Mountain Goat Hunting in Unit 1C
08/15/2017 01-04-17 View Closure To Mountain Goat Hunting Between Kicking Horse River and Sullivan River
08/14/2017 01-03-17 View Unit 4 - Lake Diana Mt. Goat Hunt Zone Closed
07/31/2017 01-02-17 View Portion of Unit 5A Closed to Mountain Goat Hunting
07/21/2017 01-01-17 View Unit 4 - Baranof Island Mt. Goat Hunting - New Management Strategy Implemented

Region 2

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
06/29/2018   View Permits Available July 11 for Kenai Peninsula Registration Goat Hunts RG364 and RG365
11/01/2017 02-12-17 View Afognak Island Registration Elk Hunt Closes by Emergency Order
10/27/2017 02-11-17 View A Portion of Afognak Registration Elk Hunt RE755 Closes by Emergency Order
10/24/2017   View Five Kodiak Mountain Goat Registration Hunts to Open November 1; Two Others Will Remain Closed
10/23/2017   View Kenai Peninsula Registration Goat Hunts Open November 1
10/19/2017 02-10-17 View Goat Hunt RG249 Closes North of Valdez Arm
10/19/2017 02-09-17 View Goat Hunt Closes West of Scott Glacier
10/11/2017 02-08-17 View Moose Hunt RM445 Closes in Unit 14C
10/09/2017 02-07-17 View Goat Hunt RG252 Closes East of Unakwik Inlet
10/06/2017 02-05-17 View Goat Hunt RG248 North of the Port of Valdez Closes
10/05/2017 02-06-17 View Twentymile Mountain Goat Hunt RG868 Closes in Unit 14C
10/02/2017 02-04-17 View Bering River Registration Moose Hunt Closes
09/28/2017 02-03-17 View Lake George Mountain Goat Hunt RG869 Closes in Unit 14C
09/15/2017 02-02-17 View Unit 6B Martin River Moose Hunt RM164 Closes
08/24/2017   View Port Valdez North Goat Hunt RG248 to Open October 1
07/11/2017   View Permits for Kenai Peninsula Registration Goat Hunts RG364, RG365 Available July 13
06/06/2017 02-01-17 View Lynx Trapping Closures on Kenai Peninsula and Unit 14C Extended Through 2017-2018 Season

Region 3

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
04/02/2018 03-02-18   Wolf Hunting, Trapping along Stampede Trail Closed by Emergency Order
03/30/2018 03-01-18 View Wolf Hunting, Trapping along Stampede Trail Closed by Emergency Order
03/02/2018   View Region III Undersubscribed Permits 2018
01/02/2018   View Porcupine Caribou Herd Grows to Record High Numbers
12/06/2017 03-09-17 View Antleress Moose Hunt Closes in Minto Flats
11/24/2017 03-08-17 View Reopen Zone 1 Fortymile Caribou Hunt RC867
11/14/2017 03-07-17 View Fortymile Caribou Season to Open Early Steese Highway Hunt to Last 4 Days
11/09/2017 03-06-17 View Open Zone 3 RC857 Fortymile Caribou
10/31/2017 03-05-17   EO 03-05-17 Fairbanks Target Hunt AM751
10/03/2017 03-04-17 View Minto Flats Closure RM785
08/25/2017 03-03-17 View RC860 Fortymile Caribou Zone 1 closure
08/24/2017 03-02-17 View Macomb Caribou RC835 closure
08/02/2017   View News Release-RC860 Fortymile Caribou No-Hunt Corridor
07/06/2017 03-01-17   Ptarmigan Seasons in GMUs 12, 20 and 25C

Region 4

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
01/17/2018 04-01-18 View Winter Moose Hunts extended in Game Management Unit 17A
12/20/2017 04-12-17 View Winter Moose Hunt Opens in Game Management Unit 17A
12/15/2017   View Community Subsistence Harvest (CSH) Hunts Application Period Extended
12/08/2017 04-11-17 View Unit 17C portion of the Winter Moose Hunt (RM585) Closes
09/15/2017 04-10-17 View Unit 13A-East Community Hunt Moose Bag Limit Changes by Emergency Order
09/15/2017 04-09-17 View Tier II Caribou Hunt TC505 Extended in Game Management Units 9C and 9E
09/15/2017 04-08-17 View Nelchina Caribou Hunting Season in GMU13 Extended
09/12/2017 04-07-17 View Unit 13D Community Hunt Moose Bag Limit Changes by Emergency Order
09/08/2017 04-06-17 View Unit 13B Community Hunt Moose Bag Limit Changes by Emergency Order
08/25/2017 04-05-17 View Unit 13E Community Hunt Moose Bag Limit Changes by Emergency Order
07/28/2017 04-04-17 View Registration Caribou Hunt RC501 to Open in Portions of Units 17A and 17C
07/06/2017 04-03-17   Emergency Order Reduces Lynx Trapping, Hunting Seasons in GMUs 14A, 14B, & 16

Region 5

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
03/02/2018 05-03-18 View State Opens Resident Winter Moose Hunt RM621 GMU18 Goodnews River Drainage
01/08/2018 05-02-18 View State Extends Resident Winter Bull Moose Hunt RM844 in Unit 22A Central
01/05/2018 05-01-18 View State Closes Resident Winter Antlered Bull Moose Hunt RM843 in 22B West of the Darby Mountains
09/13/2017 05-07-17 View State Closes Nonresident Moose Hunt RM855 in 22E
09/07/2017 05-06-17 View State Closes Resident Moose Hunt RM840 in 22B West of the Darby Mountains
09/05/2017 05-05-17 View State Closes Resident Moose Hunt in 22D Southwest and Kuzitrin Drainage
09/05/2017 05-04-17 View RM615 Zone 1 State/Federal moose hunt closing September 6, 2017
09/02/2017 05-03-17 View State Closes Resident and Nonresident Moose Hunt RM840 in 22C
08/11/2017   View Nunivak Cow Muskox permits available August 28, 2017