Hunting & Trapping
Emergency Orders Archives


Regulatory Year
2016, 2017


Regulatory Year 2016 (July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017)

Statewide

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
08/04/2016   View Hunters' Ability to Harvest Game in Alaska's National Wildlife Refuges Threatened by New Federal Rules

Region 1

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
12/27/2016 01-28-16 View Unit 4 - North Katlian Zone Closed to Goat Hunting
12/20/2016 01-27-16 View Unit 1C- Douglas Island Closed to Wolf Hunting and Trapping
12/19/2016 01-26-16 View Wolf Hunting and Trapping Seasons to Close in Unit 2
12/09/2016 01-25-16 View Flower & Porcupine Mountain Area Closed to Mountain Goat Hunting
11/29/2016   View Yakutat ADF&G Office To Be Seasonally Closed
11/22/2016 01-24-16 View Tohika/Raymond Mountain Area Closed to Goat Hunting
11/15/2016 01-23-16 View Unit 1C - Archery Area (RG014) Closed to Mtn. Goat Hunting
11/01/2016 01-22-16 View Takhin Ridge Closed to Mountain Goat Hunting (RG026)
10/31/2016 01-21-16 View Unit 1C - Berners/Lace Ridge and East Fork of Lace River north to Unit 1C border Closed to Mtn. Goat Hunting
10/14/2016 01-20-16 View Unit 1C - Endicott River to Lynn Sisters Closed to Mtn. Goat Hunting
10/13/2016 01-19-16 View Closure to mountain goat hunting along Chilkoot Lake (RG023) in unit 1D
10/13/2016 01-18-16 View Dayebas Creek to Kasidaya Creek closed to mountain goat hunting (RG024)
10/11/2016 01-17-16 View Four Winds Area closed to goat hunting
10/10/2016 01-16-16 View Unit 4 - Redoubt Bay-Necker Bay Zone Closed to Goat Hunting
10/10/2016 01-15-16 View Unit 5A West of the Dangerous River Closes to Moose Hunting in Yakutat
10/06/2016 01-14-16 View Unit 1C - Mt. Kluchman Closed to Goat Hunting
10/05/2016 01-13-16 View East Fork of the Skagway River to Kasidaya Creek Closed to Mountain Goat hunting
10/04/2016 01-12-16 View Partial closure of Takshanuk Ridge to goat hunting (RG025)
10/03/2016 01-11-16 View Unit 1C- Sawmill Creek to Gilkey River Closed to Goat Hunting
10/03/2016 01-10-16 View Partial closure of Takshanuk Mountains to goat hunting
09/27/2016 01-09-16 View Unit 4 - Portion of Katlian River Drainage Open to Goat Hunting
09/26/2016 01-08-16 View Unit 1C- Eagle Glacier to Sawmill Creek Closed to Goat Hunting
09/21/2016 01-07-16 View TM059 Tier II Moose Hunt Closure in Haines
09/21/2016 01-06-16 View Unit 4 - Nakwasina River Drainage Closed to Goat Hunting
09/13/2016 01-05-16 View Closure to mountain goat hunting in the Skagway Pie archery only area (RG024)
09/07/2016 01-04-16 View Closure to mountain goat hunting between Kicking Horse River and Sullivan River (RG026)
09/06/2016   View Gustavus Moose Hunt Meeting (RM049)
08/30/2016   View Unit 1D Tier II Moose Hunt Meeting
08/29/2016 01-03-16 View Partial Closure to Unit 1C Mt. Goat Hunt RG014- Blackerby Ridge to Salmon Creek Reservoir
08/05/2016   View Unit 1D Brown Bear Hunters must watch "Take a Closer Look" Video
07/29/2016 01-02-16 View Unit 4 - S. Katlian River, Blue/Medvejie Lakes and Harbor Mt./Indian River Drainages Closed to Goat Hunting
07/26/2016 01-01-16 View Portion of Unit 5A Closed to Mountain Goat Hunting
07/11/2016   View Mountain Goat Quiz Required For All Unit 1D Goat Hunters

Region 2

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
11/09/2016 02-18-16 View Kenai Peninsula Registration Goat Hunts RG346, RG360 Close by Emergency Order
11/09/2016 02-17-16 View Afognak Island Registration Elk Hunt Closes by Emergency Order
11/04/2016 02-16-16 View Registration Moose Hunt RM435 Closes
10/31/2016 02-15-16 View Southwestern Prince William Sound Goat Hunt Closes
10/26/2016 02-14-16 View Three Kodiak Mountain Goat Registration Hunts to Remain Closed; Four Others Open Nov. 1
10/24/2016 02-13-16 View Registration Goat Hunt RG204 Closes
10/17/2016 02-12-16 View Sheridan Goat Hunt Closes
10/10/2016 02-11-16 View Port Valdez/Lowe River Goat Hunt Closes
10/07/2016 02-10-16 View Goat Hunt Closes North of Valdez Arm
10/07/2016 02-09-16 View Lake George Mountain Goat Hunt RG869 Closes in Unit 14C
10/01/2016 02-08-16 View Goat Hunt Closes North of the Port of Valdez
09/30/2016 02-07-16 View Unit 14C Twentymile Goat Hunt RG868 Closes
09/28/2016 02-06-16 View Goat Hunt Closes East of Unakwik Inlet
09/26/2016 02-05-16 View Unit 14C Eklutna Lake Moose Hunt RM445 Closes
09/08/2016 02-04-16 View Unit 6B Martin River Moose Hunt RM164 Closes
09/06/2016   View Port Valdez North Goat Hunt RG248 to Open October 1
08/25/2016 02-03-16 View Registration Permits Now Available for Goat Hunts in Game Management Unit 14C
06/07/2016 02-02-16 View Lynx Trapping Closures on Kenai Peninsula and Unit 14C Extended Through 2017

Region 3

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
03/03/2017   View Permits Available for Interior Alaska Moose Hunts
02/10/2017   View Antlerless Moose Hunts 20B Cancelled
12/15/2016 03-06-16 View 20B Minto Flats Closure
11/28/2016 03-05-16 View Close Zone 1 RC867 Fortymile Caribou
08/19/2016 03-04-16 View Close Registration Permit Hunt RC835 Macomb caribou
07/19/2016   View Macomb Caribou Hunt Quota
06/07/2016 03-03-16   Ptarmigan Tracking 12_20_25C_RY16

Region 4

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
02/23/2017 04-02-17   State Closes Community Subsistence Harvest Hunt (CC001) in Unit 13 by Emergency Order
01/05/2017 04-01-17   Targeted Hunt Opens in Unit 14A
12/28/2016 04-10-16 View Winter Moose Hunt Opens in Game Management Unit 17A
09/20/2016 04-09-16 View TC505 NAP caribou extension
09/15/2016 04-08-16 View Nelchina Caribou Hunting Season Extended
09/02/2016 04-07-16 View Units 13B and 13D Community Hunt Moose Bag Limit Changes by Emergency Order
08/24/2016 04-06-16 View Unit 13E Community Hunt Moose Bag Limit Changes by Emergency Order
07/29/2016 04-05-16 View Registration Caribou Hunt RC501 to Open in Portions of Units 17A and 17C
07/05/2016 04-04-16   Emergency Order Reduces Lynx Trapping, Hunting Seasons in GMUs 14A, 14B, 16

Region 5

Date Emergency Order Number Announcement Description
05/05/2017 05-02-17 View Special permit hunt for muskoxen in Unit 18 on Triangle Island
01/11/2017 05-01-17 View Resident Antlered Bull Moose Hunt RM843 in 22B West Closes
09/09/2016 05-07-16 View State Closes Moose Hunt in Unit 22A Central (Unalakleet Area)
09/09/2016 05-06-16 View State Closes Resident Moose Hunt RM840 in Unit 22B West of Darby Mountains
09/08/2016 05-05-16 View State Closes Nonresident Moose Hunt RM855 In Unit 22D Remainder
09/04/2016 05-04-16 View State Closes Resident Moose Hunt in Unit 18 Kuskokwim Hunt Area
09/02/2016 05-03-16 View State Closes Resident and Nonresident Moose Hunt in Unit 22C