Emergency Orders and Press Releases

Date Area Summary Action
12/15/22 Expires 12/31/23 Sitka Hoonah Sound Subsistence And Sport Shrimp Fisheries Remain Closed Closure
01/05/23 Southeast Reminder Of Changes To Sport Fishing For Nonpelagic Rockfish In Southeast Alaska During 2023
01/05/23 Expired 01/31/23 Statewide 2023 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Open For Public Comment
03/08/23 Expires 04/30/24 Sitka Southeast Alaska Regional King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For 2023 Opening
04/12/23 Expired 09/10/23 Southeast Filleting And De-Heading Of Lingcod, King And Coho Salmon, And Nonpelagic Rockfish Prohibited In Southeast Alaska Sport Fisheries Restriction
04/13/23 Expires 11/30/23 Sitka Southeast Alaska 2023 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations For The Sitka Area Opening
04/21/23 Expires 12/31/23 Sitka Sitka Area Pelagic Rockfish Limit Reduced In The Sitka Area In 2023 Restriction
04/25/23 Expired 06/14/23 Sitka Sport Fishing For King Salmon Opens Near Hidden Falls Opening
06/07/23 Expired 06/11/23 Sitka Regulations For Swan Lake Junior Trout Derby Opening
06/07/23 Sitka Sport Fishing Closed In Bear Cove Closure
06/28/23 Expires 12/31/23 Sitka Redoubt Bay And Lake Subsistence And Sport Sockeye Salmon Limits Increased Liberalization
07/24/23 Expires 12/31/23 Sitka Klag Bay Subsistence And Sport Sockeye Salmon Fisheries Area Closure Closure
07/31/23 Expired 08/31/23 Sitka Retention Of King Salmon Prohibited In Bear Cove Closure
08/31/23 Expired 10/31/23 Statewide Photos Sought For The 2024 Sport Fishing Regulations Summary Books
10/05/23 Expired 11/15/23 Sitka /
Sport Fishing Closed In Bear Cove Closure
10/20/23 Statewide Alaska Department Of Fish And Game Will Begin Mailing Annual Sport Fishing Surveys