Emergency Orders and News Releases
Southeast


Date Area Summary Action
05/02/18 Expires 11/30/18 Craig Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Southern Southeast Alaska Area
07/19/17 Expired 09/14/17 Haines/Skagway Pullen Creek And Pond Open To King Salmon Fishing Opening
05/02/18 Expires 11/30/18 Haines/Skagway Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Northern Southeast Alaska Area
12/07/16 Expired 12/30/16 Haines/Skagway Haines Field Office Will Be CLOSED December 19 Through December 30, 2016
06/24/14 Expired 08/25/14 Haines/Skagway Salt Water Area At Pullen Creek Mouth Closed To King Salmon Fishing Starting June 26
09/29/14 Expired 11/16/14 Haines/Skagway /
Haines/Skagway
Chilkat River Coho Salmon Sport Fishing Limits Increased Effective October 1
04/06/15 Expired 12/31/15 Haines/Skagway Closure Of Commercial, Sport, And Subsistence Fishing Areas To Conserve Chilkat River King Salmon
05/04/15 Haines/Skagway /
Haines/Skagway
Reminder Of The 2015 King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For Haines And Skagway Area Marine Waters
07/30/15 Expired 09/14/15 Haines/Skagway /
Haines/Skagway
Pullen Creek And Pond Open To King Salmon FISHING Opening
07/13/16 Expired 09/14/16 Haines/Skagway Pullen Creek And Pond Open To King Salmon Fishing Opening
04/04/16 Expired 12/31/16 Haines/Skagway Closure Of Commercial, Sport, And Subsistence Fishing Areas To Conserve Chilkat River King Salmon Closure
03/06/17 Expired 12/31/17 Haines/Skagway 2017 King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For HAINES/skagway Area Marine Waters Closure
03/29/18 Expires 12/31/18 Haines/Skagway Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Haines/skagway Area Closure
05/26/16 Expired 08/31/16 Juneau Hatchery King Salmon Sport Limits Increased In Juneau Designated Sport Harvest Area Beginning WEDNESDAY, June 1ST Liberalization
12/01/17 Expired 03/31/18 Juneau Juneau Area Personal Use Red And Blue King Crab Fishery Winter Season Fishery Update
12/27/17 Expires 12/31/18 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-a Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Pot Shrimp Fishing In 2018 Closure
03/29/18 Expires 06/30/18 Juneau Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Juneau Area Closure
11/09/17 Expired 03/31/18 Juneau Juneau Area Personal Use Red And Blue King Crab Fishery Winter SEASON Opening
01/01/16 Expired 12/31/16 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-a Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing In 2016 Closure
06/30/16 Expired 08/31/16 Juneau Macaulay Hatchery Area Closed To King Salmon FISHING Closure
12/20/17 Expires 06/30/18 Juneau Juneau Area Personal Use Red And Blue King Crab Fishery Winter Season Closure Closure
01/01/17 Expired 12/31/17 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-a Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Pot Shrimp Fishing In 2017 Closure
06/02/16 Expired 06/30/16 Juneau King Salmon Sport Fishing Closure In Taku Inlet And Marine Waters Near Juneau Closure
12/29/16 Expired 12/31/17 Juneau Tenakee Inlet Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing In 2017 Closure
12/29/16 Expired 12/31/17 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-a Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Pot Shrimp Fishing In 2017 Closure
03/06/17 Expired 06/14/17 Juneau 2017 King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For Juneau Area Marine Waters Closure
07/21/17 Expired 07/31/17 Juneau Juneau Area Personal Use Red And Blue King Crab Fishery Opening
06/01/16 Juneau Juneau Family Fishing Day At The Lake
04/04/16 Expired 06/30/16 Juneau 2016 King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For Juneau Area Marine WATERS
12/29/15 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-a Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing In 2016 Closure
12/29/15 Juneau Tenakee Inlet Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing In 2016 Closure
01/01/16 Expired 12/31/16 Juneau Tenakee Inlet Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing In 2016 Closure
08/13/15 Expired 08/28/15 Juneau Dipac Hatchery Area Closed To King Salmon Fishing Closure
04/01/15 Expired 06/30/15 Juneau 2015 King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For Juneau Area Marine Waters
05/01/15 Expired 06/30/15 Juneau 2015 King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For Juneau Area Marine Waters Still In Effect
05/28/15 Expired 08/31/15 Juneau Hatchery King Salmon Sport Limits Increased In Juneau Terminal Harvest Area Beginning MONDAY, June 1ST
06/02/15 Juneau Juneau Family Fishing Day At The Lake
01/07/15 Expired 12/31/15 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-a Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing
02/04/15 Expired 12/31/15 Juneau Tenakee Inlet Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing
06/17/14 Juneau CRYSTAL, Glacier And Moraine Lakes Opened To Fishing For Hatchery Stocked King Salmon
01/01/14 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-a Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing
05/23/14 Juneau Upper Taku Inlet Remains Closed To The Retention Of King Salmon
05/29/14 Expired 08/31/14 Juneau Juneau Area Fresh Water Streams Open To Fishing For Hatchery King Salmon Beginning SUNDAY, June 1ST
05/29/14 Expired 08/31/14 Juneau Hatchery King Salmon Sport Limits Increased In Juneau Terminal Harvest Area Beginning SUNDAY, June 1ST
06/02/14 Juneau Family Fishing Day At The Lake
01/01/17 Expired 12/31/17 Juneau Tenakee Inlet Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing In 2017 Closure
06/20/17 Expired 07/31/17 Juneau Fish Creek Pond Closed To Sport Fishing Closure
06/20/17 Expired 08/31/17 Juneau Macaulay Hatchery Area Closed To King Salmon Fishing Closure
05/02/18 Expires 11/30/18 Juneau Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Northern Southeast Alaska Area
05/02/18 Expires 11/30/18 Ketchikan Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Southern Southeast Alaska Area
04/23/18 Expires 06/14/18 Ketchikan Ketchikan Terminal Harvest Areas Open To Harvest Hatchery King Salmon Liberalization
05/12/14 Expired 07/31/14 Ketchikan Hatchery King Salmon Limits Increased In Ketchikan Terminal Harvest Areas
04/24/14 Ketchikan 2014 King Salmon Sport Fishing Restrictions For Ketchikan Area Marine Waters
07/07/14 Ketchikan Sport Fishing Opportunity For Salmon Increased In Ketchikan Creek
07/22/15 Expired 12/31/15 Ketchikan Sport Fishing For King Salmon Opens In Ketchikan Creek
04/30/15 Expired 08/01/15 Ketchikan 2015 King Salmon Sport Fishing Restrictions For Ketchikan Area Marine Waters
04/30/15 Expired 08/01/15 Ketchikan Hatchery King Salmon Limits Increased In Herring Bay Terminal Harvest Area
09/23/15 Expired 11/30/15 Ketchikan Sport Fishing Closed In Herring Cove Creek And Herring Bay Special Harvest Area Closure
10/06/15 Expired 12/31/15 Ketchikan Sport Fishing Opened In Herring Cove Creek And Herring Bay Special Harvest Area Opening
06/13/17 Expired 12/31/17 Ketchikan Ketchikan Creek Opens To Sport Fishing Opening
03/06/17 Expired 08/14/17 Ketchikan Hatchery King Salmon Limits Increased In Herring Bay Area Liberalization
05/31/16 Expired 12/31/16 Ketchikan Ketchikan Creek Opens To Sport Fishing Opening
04/14/16 Expired 06/30/16 Ketchikan 2016 King Salmon Sport Fishing Restrictions For Ketchikan Area Marine Waters Restriction
04/20/18 Expired 05/02/18 Ketchikan Charter Meeting To Discuss New Regulations For 2018
03/06/17 Expired 08/14/17 Ketchikan 2017 King Salmon Sport Fishing Restrictions For Ketchikan Area Marine Waters Restriction
03/29/18 Expires 08/14/18 Ketchikan Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Ketchikan Area Closure
04/23/18 Expires 07/31/18 Ketchikan Hatchery King Salmon Limits Increased In Herring Bay Area Liberalization
03/29/18 Expires 07/14/18 Petersburg Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Petersburg And Wrangell Areas Closure
05/26/16 Expired 07/31/16 Petersburg New King Salmon Bag Limits In Wrangell Narrows-blind Slough For 2016 Restriction
04/28/16 Expired 07/15/16 Petersburg Sport Fishing Opportunity For King Salmon Increased In Marine Waters Near Petersburg And Wrangell Liberalization
03/06/17 Expired 07/15/17 Petersburg King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For Marine Waters Adjacent To The Stikine River For 2017 Restriction
05/23/17 Expired 07/15/17 Petersburg New King Salmon Sport Fishing Restrictions In Marine Waters Off The Stikine River Restriction
05/30/17 Expired 07/31/17 Petersburg King Salmon Bag Limits In Wrangell Narrows-blind Slough For 2017 Liberalization
05/31/16 Expired 07/15/16 Petersburg Increased Sport Fishing Opportunity For King Salmon Rescinded In Marine Waters Near Petersburg And Wrangell Liberalization
05/28/15 Expired 07/31/15 Petersburg New King Salmon Bag Limits In Wrangell Narrows-blind Slough For 2015
07/29/14 Petersburg Sport Fishing Closed In Blind Slough
08/18/14 Petersburg Sport Fishing Open In Blind Slough
04/29/15 Expired 07/15/15 Petersburg King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations Liberalized In Petersburg And WRANGELL Marine Waters
06/02/14 Petersburg New King Salmon Bag Limits In Wrangell Narrows-blind Slough For 2014
05/02/18 Expires 11/30/18 Petersburg /
Prince of Wales Island
Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Southern Southeast Alaska Area
05/17/18 Expires 06/14/18 Prince of Wales Island Hatchery King Salmon Harvest Opened In Coffman Cove Opening
03/15/18 Sitka Registration For The 2018 Nakwasina Sound Superexclusive Guided Sport Ecotourism Dungeness Crab Fishery Extended To April 14
07/11/17 Expired 09/01/17 Sitka Sport Fishing For King Salmon Closed In Kasnyku Bay Closure
09/19/17 Expired 12/31/17 Sitka Sport Fishing Closed In Bear Cove Closure
06/21/17 Expired 07/31/17 Sitka Sport Fishing Closed In Bear Cove Closure
07/11/17 Expired 12/31/17 Sitka Redoubt Bay And Lake Subsistence And Sport Sockeye Salmon Fishery ANNOUNCEMENT Liberalization
06/09/17 Expired 06/11/17 Sitka Swan LAKE's Junior Trout Derby Regulations
03/23/17 Expired 12/31/17 Sitka Pelagic Rockfish Limit Reduced In The Sitka Area Restriction
08/03/17 Expired 08/31/17 Sitka Sport Fishing Closed In Bear Cove Closure
07/14/16 Expired 12/31/16 Sitka Redoubt Bay And Lake Subsistence And Sport Sockeye Salmon Fishery Announcement Liberalization
04/25/16 Expired 12/31/16 Sitka Pelagic Rockfish Limit Reduced In The Sitka Area Restriction
06/06/14 Sitka Swan LAKE's Junior Trout Derby Regulations
06/17/14 Sitka Sport Fishing Opportunity For King Salmon Increased In Silver Bay
07/15/14 Sitka Redoubt Bay And Lake Subsistence And Sport Sockeye Salmon Fishery Announcement
06/06/15 Expired 06/07/15 Sitka Swan LAKE's Junior Trout Derby Regulations
09/23/15 Expired 12/31/15 Sitka Sport Fishing For Coho Closed In Deep Inlet Closure
08/11/15 Expired 12/31/15 Sitka Sport Fishing Closed In Bear Cove Closure
05/02/18 Expires 11/30/18 Sitka Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Northern Southeast Alaska Area
06/10/16 Expired 06/12/16 Sitka Swan LAKE's Junior Trout Derby Regulations Liberalization
09/29/17 Expired 12/31/17 Sitka Sport Fishing Reopened In Bear Cove Opening
05/01/18 Expires 06/14/18 Sitka Sport Fishing Opens For King Salmon Near Hidden Falls Opening
12/17/15 Southeast Cabin Sport Fishing Survey
04/11/16 Expired 05/01/17 Southeast Southeast Alaska King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For 2016 Opening
06/26/15 Expired 05/02/16 Southeast Revised Southeast Alaska Regional King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For 2015
05/13/15 Expired 11/30/15 Southeast Southeast Alaska 2015 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Northern Southeast Alaska Area
05/13/15 Expired 11/30/15 Southeast Southeast Alaska 2015 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Yakutat Area
05/13/15 Expired 11/30/15 Southeast Southeast Alaska 2015 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Southern Southeast Alaska Area
09/24/14 Expired 11/01/14 Southeast The Alaska Department Of Fish And Game Announces Photo Contest For 2015 Sport Fishing Regulations Summary Cover
05/13/14 Southeast Tenakee Inlent Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Shrimp Fishing
04/30/15 Expired 05/01/16 Southeast Southeast Alaska King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For 2015
04/20/15 Expired 09/13/15 Southeast Filleting And De-heading Of Lingcod, King And Coho Salmon, And Nonpelagic Rockfish Prohibited In Southeast Alaska Sport Fisheries
02/04/15 Expired 12/31/15 Southeast Southeast Alaska Non-pelagic Rockfish Sport Fishing Regulations Announced For 2015
05/12/14 Southeast Southeast Alaska 2014 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Northern Southeast Alaska Area
05/12/14 Southeast Southeast Alaska 2014 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Southern Southeast Alaska Area
01/02/14 Southeast Southeast Alaska Non-pelagic Rockfish Sport Fishing Regulations Announced For 2014
04/01/14 Southeast Southeast Alaska King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For 2014
04/01/14 Southeast ADF&g Announces 2014 Southeast Alaska Chinook Salmon All-gear Harvest Quota
04/21/14 Expired 09/15/14 Southeast Filleting And De-heading Of LINGCOD, King And Coho SALMON, And Non-pelagic Rockfish Prohibited In Southeast Alaska Sport Fisheries
05/12/16 Expired 11/30/16 Southeast Southeast Alaska 2016 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Northern Southeast Alaska Area Opening
05/12/16 Expired 11/30/16 Southeast Southeast Alaska 2016 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Southern Southeast Alaska Area Opening
04/20/16 Expired 09/11/16 Southeast Filleting And De-heading Of LINGCOD, King And Coho SALMON, And Nonpelagic Rockfish Prohibited In Southeast Alaska Sport Fisheries
02/29/16 Expired 12/31/16 Southeast Southeast Alaska Nonpelagic Rockfish Sport Fishing Regulations Announced For 2016
03/20/17 Expired 03/31/18 Southeast Southeast Alaska Nonpelagic Rockfish Sport Fishing Regulations For 2017 Restriction
08/07/17 Expired 09/30/17 Southeast Retention Of King Salmon Is Prohibited In All Southeast Alaska Salt Waters Closure
04/10/17 Expired 05/01/18 Southeast Southeast Alaska Regional King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For 2017 Opening
04/19/17 Expired 09/10/17 Southeast Filleting And De-heading Of LINGCOD, King And Coho SALMON, And Nonpelagic Rockfish Prohibited In Southeast Alaska Sport Fisheries Restriction
04/20/17 Expired 11/30/17 Southeast Southeast Alaska 2017 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Southern Southeast Alaska Area Opening
04/03/18 Expires 05/03/19 Southeast King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations In Effect For Southeast Alaska
03/30/18 Expired 04/05/18 Southeast Use Of Two Rods In The Southeast Alaska King Salmon Fishery Ends March 31
07/24/17 Expired 03/31/18 Southeast Southeast Alaska Nonpelagic Rockfish Closure For Outside Waters During 2017 Closure
02/01/18 Southeast Southeast Alaska Sport Fishery Regulation Changes And King Salmon Sport Fishery Management For 2018
04/17/18 Expires 03/31/19 Southeast Southeast Alaska Nonpelagic Rockfish Sport Fishing Regulations For 2018
04/18/18 Expires 09/09/18 Southeast Filleting And De-heading Of Lingcod, King And Coho Salmon, And Nonpelagic Rockfish Prohibited In Southeast Alaska Sport Fisheries
09/20/17 Expired 03/31/18 Southeast Southeast Alaska King Salmon Sport Fishing Reopened Opening
04/20/17 Expired 11/30/17 Southeast Southeast Alaska 2017 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Northern Southeast Alaska AREA Opening
12/27/17 Expired 01/30/18 Statewide 2018 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Public Comment Period
06/20/17 Expired 12/31/17 Statewide Alaska Invasive Species Awareness Week
04/11/18 Expired 04/27/18 Statewide ADF&g Proposes Amendment To The 2018 Statewide Stocking Plan
06/30/17 Statewide Illegally Dumped Fish Waste Can Draw Bears, Fines For Violators
08/22/17 Statewide Photo Entries Sought For 2018 Sport Fishing Regulations Summary Photo Contest
02/15/17 Statewide Division Of Sport Fish Launches Email Subscription Service
01/03/17 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Available For COMMENT
12/22/14 Statewide Recreational Fish Stocking Plan Available For Comment
12/21/15 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Available For Comment
10/28/15 Statewide Public Meetings Scheduled To Solicit Input On Sport Fish Guide Registration, Logbook Program, And House Bill 41
10/13/16 Statewide Fish And Game To Begin Mailing Annual Sport Fishing Harvest Survey
12/29/16 Expired 12/31/17 Yakutat Yakutat Sport Dungeness Crab Fishing Closed Closure
05/07/15 Yakutat Situk River Closed To Retention Of King Salmon Greater Than 20 Inches In Length
07/09/15 Expired 12/31/15 Yakutat Situk River Closed To King Salmon FISHING
07/14/15 Expired 12/31/15 Yakutat Situk River Sockeye Salmon Sport Fishing Harvest Limits Increased
06/22/15 Expired 12/31/15 Yakutat Yakutat Sport Dungeness Crab Fishing Closed
07/08/14 Yakutat Yakutat Sport Dungeness Crab Fishing Closed
07/16/14 Yakutat Situk River Sockeye Salmon Sport Fishing Harvest Limits Increased
05/12/14 Yakutat Southeast Alaska 2014 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Yakutat Area
05/13/14 Yakutat Situk River Closed To Retention Of King Salmon Greater Than 20 Inches In Length
05/10/16 Expired 12/31/16 Yakutat Situk River Closed To King Salmon Fishing Closure
05/12/16 Expired 12/01/16 Yakutat Southeast Alaska 2016 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Yakutat Area Opening
08/03/17 Expired 12/31/17 Yakutat Sport Fishing Area Closure Reduced To 300 Feet Downstream Of The Situk River Weir Restriction
07/07/17 Expired 08/15/17 Yakutat Sport Fishing Closed Area Expanded Below The Situk River Weir Closure
04/20/17 Expired 11/30/17 Yakutat Southeast Alaska 2017 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Yakutat Area Opening
11/29/16 Expired 03/01/17 Yakutat Yakutat ADF&g Office To Be Seasonally CLOSED Closure
01/01/17 Expired 12/31/17 Yakutat Yakutat Sport Dungeness Crab Fishing Closed Closure
04/23/18 Expires 12/31/18 Yakutat Situk River Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon Closure
05/31/16 Expired 12/31/16 Yakutat Yakutat Sport Dungeness Crab Fishing Closed Closure
03/06/17 Expired 12/31/17 Yakutat Situk River Closed To King Salmon Fishing Closure
07/24/17 Expired 12/31/17 Yakutat Situk River Sockeye Salmon Sport Fishing Harvest Limits INCREASED Liberalization
05/02/18 Expires 11/30/18 Yakutat Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Yakutat Area