Emergency Orders and Press Releases
Southcentral


Date Area Summary Action
05/19/22 Expires 07/31/22 Anchorage /
Northern Kenai /
Southern Kenai /
Mat-Su
Ninilchik River & Deep Creek Saltwater Conservation Zone Dates Correction
05/02/22 Expired 05/11/22 Northern Kenai /
Southern Kenai
Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Salmon Celebration Scheduled For May 11
04/25/22 Expires 06/30/22 Northern Kenai Kasilof River Early-Run King Salmon Restricted To Hatchery Fish Only May 1 And Single-Hook With Bait Beginning May 16 Restriction
04/08/22 Expires 12/31/22 Anchorage /
Northern Kenai /
Southern Kenai /
Mat-Su /
North Gulf Coast \ Res. Bay /
Prince William Sound
New Regulations For Southcentral Shellfish Fisheries In 2022
04/07/22 Expires 12/31/22 Mat-Su Five Stocked Lakes To Open To Fishing In The Matanuska-Susitna Valley Opening
04/06/22 Expired 05/04/22 Mat-Su 2022 Mat-Su Valley Streambank Rehabilitation Workshop
04/06/22 Expired 04/27/22 Northern Kenai /
Southern Kenai
2022 Kenai Peninsula Streambank Rehabilitation Workshop
03/22/22 Statewide Hatchery Visitor Centers To Reopen
03/15/22 Expires 09/15/22 Prince William Sound Pots Reduced In The Prince William Sound Noncommercial Shrimp Fishery Restriction
02/24/22 Expired 03/31/22 Prince William Sound 2022 Prince William Sound Sport Tanner Crab Fishery Opening
02/14/22 Expires 12/31/22 Kodiak Eastern Afognak And Kodiak Islands Rockfish Limits Reduced For Nonresidents Restriction
02/10/22 Expires 07/25/22 Kodiak Ayakulik River Closed To King Salmon Fishing Closure
02/10/22 Expires 07/25/22 Kodiak Karluk River Closed To King Salmon Fishing Closure
02/09/22 Expires 12/31/22 Mat-Su Retention Of Arctic Char/Dolly Varden Prohibited In Fish Creek (Big Lake) Drainage Restriction
01/27/22 Expires 12/31/22 Prince William Sound New Regulation For Prince William Sound Area Sport Fisheries In 2022
01/27/22 Expires 12/31/22 Northern Kenai /
Southern Kenai
2022 Kenai And Kasilof Rivers King Salmon Sport Fisheries Preseason Summary
01/26/22 Expires 10/31/22 Southern Kenai Changes To King Salmon Limits And Gear In The Ninilchik River Restriction
01/26/22 Expires 06/22/22 Southern Kenai Anchor River And Deep Creek King Salmon Restricted To Catch-And-Release Restriction
01/26/22 Expires 07/31/22 Anchorage /
Northern Kenai /
Southern Kenai /
Mat-Su
King Salmon Restrictions In The Cook Inlet Salt Waters Restriction
01/26/22 Expires 07/31/22 Northern Kenai Kenai River Late-Run King Salmon Fishery Starting At Catch-And-Release Restriction
01/26/22 Expires 07/31/22 Northern Kenai Kasilof River Late-Run King Salmon Fishery Starting July Limited To Hatchery Fish And No Bait Restriction
01/26/22 Expires 06/30/22 Northern Kenai Kasilof River Early-Run King Salmon Restricted To Hatchery Fish And Single-Hook Only Restriction
01/26/22 Expires 07/13/22 Mat-Su Little Susitna River King Salmon Restricted To Catch-And-Release Restriction
01/26/22 Expires 07/13/22 Mat-Su Susitna River King Salmon Restricted To Catch-And-Release Restriction
12/27/21 Expires 12/31/22 Northern Kenai /
Southern Kenai
Retention Of All Species Of Fish Prohibited From East And West Mackey, Sevena, Union, And Derks Lakes In 2022 Restriction
12/27/21 Expires 12/31/22 Northern Kenai /
Southern Kenai
Arctic Char/Dolly Varden Bag And Possession Limit Established In Stormy Lake For 2022 Liberalization
12/20/21 Expires 12/31/22 Southern Kenai East Cook Inlet Beaches Remain Closed To Personal Use Clamming In 2022 Closure
12/20/21 Expires 12/31/22 Southern Kenai East Cook Inlet Beaches Remain Closed To Sport Clamming In 2022 Closure
12/01/21 Statewide 2022 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Open For Public Comment