Emergency Orders and News Releases
Interior


Date Area Summary Action
04/21/14 Tanana Ruth Burnett Sport Fish Hatchery Doors To Open During Fairbanks Outdoor Show
04/29/14 Kuskokwim Sport Fishing Closure For King Salmon In The Kuskokwim River Drainage And Kuskokwim Bay Effective May 1st
05/05/14 Yukon Yukon River Drainage Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon Effective May 12th
05/06/14 Tanana Tanana River Drainage Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon Effective May 12th
05/06/14 Tanana KIDS’ Fish And Game Fun Day Will Take Place On SATURDAY, May 17th
05/15/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Preseason Schedule For The 2014 Copper River Chitina Subdistrict Personal Use Dip Net Fishery
05/22/14 Statewide New ADF&g Video Shows How To Fish For Arctic Grayling
05/23/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2014 Copper River Batzulnetas Subsistence Salmon Fishing Schedule
05/27/14 Northwest Unalakleet And Shaktoolik River Drainages Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon On May 30
05/28/14 Northwest Golovin Bay And Southern Norton Sound Drainages Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon On June 2
05/28/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 2 – June 8
06/04/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 9 – June 15
06/11/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Upper Copper River King Salmon Sport Fisheries Restricted Beginning Saturday June 14
06/11/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 16 – June 22
06/18/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 23 – June 29
06/18/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Upper Copper River Sport Fish Bag And Possession Limit For Sockeye Salmon Increased To Six Per Day
06/24/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 30 – July 6
07/01/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 7– July 13
07/08/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 14 – July 20
07/15/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 21 – July 27
07/22/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 28 – August 3
07/29/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of August 4 – August 10
08/04/14 Tanana Chatanika River Personal Use WHITEFISH Spear Fishery Permits Issued Beginning August 18
08/05/14 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule For August 11 – 31
12/12/14 Interior 2014 Alaska Board Of Fisheries Changes To The SUBSISTENCE, Personal USE, And Sport Fishing Regulations In The Upper COPPER/upper Susitna Drainages
12/22/14 Statewide Recreational Fish Stocking Plan Available For Comment
03/23/15 Kuskokwim Sport Fishing Closure For King Salmon In The Kuskokwim River Drainage And Kuskokwim Bay Effective April 1st.
05/01/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2015 Copper River Batzulnetas Subsistence Salmon Fishing Schedule
05/01/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Preseason Schedule For The 2015 Copper River Chitina Subdistrict Personal Use Dip Net Fishery
05/04/15 Yukon Yukon River Drainage Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon Effective May 11th
05/14/15 Tanana KIDS’ Fish And Game Fun Day Will Take Place On SATURDAY, May 16th
05/21/15 Northwest All Waters From Black Point To Point Romanof Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon On June 8
05/26/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna New ADF&g Video Shows How To Fish For Klutina River Red Salmon
05/27/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 1 – June 7
06/03/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 8 – June 14
06/04/15 Northwest All Waters From Bald Head To Point Romanof Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon On June 8
06/10/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 15 – June 21
06/15/15 Tanana Tanana River Drainage Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon Effective June 19th
06/17/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 22 – June 28
06/17/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Upper Copper River Sport Fish Bag And Possession Limit For Sockeye Salmon Increased To Six Per Day
06/24/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 29 – July 5
06/30/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 6 – July 12
07/07/15 Kuskokwim Sport Fishing Closure For Chum Salmon In The Kuskokwim River Drainage
07/08/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 13 – July 19
07/09/15 Kuskokwim Sport Fishing Closure For Chum Salmon In The Kuskokwim River Drainage (Excluding Kuskokwim BAY)
07/15/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 20 – July 26
07/22/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 27 – August 2
07/29/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Period Of August 3 – August 31
08/03/15 Tanana Chatanika River Personal Use WHITEFISH Spear Fishery Permits Available August 19
08/11/15 Northwest Unalakleet River Drainage Coho Salmon Limit Increased Effective August 12 Liberalization
10/05/15 Upper Copper Upper Susitna REMINDER: Report 2015 Chitina Dipnet Harvest To Alaska Department Of Fish And Game Restriction
10/28/15 Statewide Public Meetings Scheduled To Solicit Input On Sport Fish Guide Registration, Logbook Program, And House Bill 41
12/21/15 Interior Sport Fish Stocking Plan Available For COMMENT
12/21/15 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Available For Comment
03/25/16 Kuskokwim Sport Fishing Closure For King Salmon In The Kuskokwim River Drainage Effective May 1st Closure
03/25/16 Kuskokwim King Salmon Sport Fishing Restrictions In Kuskokwim Bay Tributaries Effective May 1st Restriction
04/20/16 Yukon Sport Fishing Closure For King Salmon In The Yukon River DRAINAGE, Excluding The Tanana DRAINAGE, Effective April 29th Closure
05/02/16 Tanana Minto Flats Northern Pike Bag Limit Reduction Restriction
05/03/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna REVISED: Preseason Schedule For The 2016 Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishery Opening
05/06/16 Northwest King Salmon Bag Limit Reduced In The Unalakleet And Shaktoolik River Drainages Restriction
05/20/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2016 Copper River Batzulnetas Subsistence Salmon Fishing Schedule
05/23/16 Tanana Adfg Proposes Amendment To Statewide Stocking Plan
06/02/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 6 – June 12 Opening
06/07/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 13 – 19 Opening
06/14/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Upper Copper River King Salmon Sport Fisheries To Catch-and-release On June 18 Restriction
06/14/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 20 – 26 Opening
06/21/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of June 27 – July 3 Opening
06/21/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Upper Copper River King Salmon Sport Fisheries Close On June 25 Closure
06/27/16 Tanana Birch Lake And Chena Lake Named To Take Me FISHING™ 2016 Top 100 Family Friendly Places To Boat And Fish In The U.S. List
06/28/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 4 – July 10 Opening
06/29/16 Tanana Bait Prohibited In The Tanana River Tributaries Restriction
07/05/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 11 – July 17 Opening
07/08/16 Northwest Sport Fishing For King Salmon Closed And Use Of Bait Prohibited In The Unalakleet And Shaktoolik Rivers Closure
07/13/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 18 – July 24 Opening
07/13/16 Tanana Bait Allowed In Tanana River Tributaries Liberalization
07/20/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of July 25 – July 31 Opening
07/20/16 Northwest Bag And Possession Limit For Pink Salmon Increased In The Nome River Drainage Liberalization
07/26/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of August 1 – August 7
08/03/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule Week Of August 8 –14
08/09/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule For Remainder Of Season Opening
08/09/16 Tanana Chatanika River Personal Use WHITEFISH Spear Fishery Permits Available August 19 Opening
08/31/16 Expired 12/31/16 Yukon Mainstem Porcupine River Closed To Sport Fishing For Chum Salmon Closure
09/27/16 Upper Copper Upper Susitna REMINDER: Report 2016 Chitina Dip Net Harvest To Alaska Department Of Fish And GAME
10/13/16 Statewide Fish And Game To Begin Mailing Annual Sport Fishing Harvest Survey
10/25/16 Interior Entries Sought For 2017 Sport Fishing Regulations Summary Photo Contest
01/03/17 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Available For COMMENT
02/15/17 Statewide Division Of Sport Fish Launches Email Subscription Service
03/06/17 Expired 07/15/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2017 Upper Copper River King Salmon Fisheries Restrictions Restriction
03/06/17 Expired 07/15/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2017 Upper Copper River King Salmon Fisheries Restrictions Closure
03/06/17 Expired 07/15/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2017 Upper Copper River King Salmon Fisheries Restrictions Restriction
04/05/17 Expired 07/25/17 Kuskokwim Sport Fishing Closure For King Salmon In The Kuskokwim River Drainage Effective May 1st Closure
04/11/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna New Fee Goes Into Effect For 2017 Chitina Subdistrict Personal Use Salmon Permit
04/17/17 Northwest Sport Fishing For King Salmon Closes And The Use Of Bait Prohibited In All Fresh Waters From Bald Head To Point Romanof Effective May 1 Closure
04/17/17 Yukon Sport Fishing For King Salmon Closes In The Yukon River DRAINAGE, Excluding The Tanana DRAINAGE, Effective May 1 Closure
05/03/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Preseason Schedule For The 2017 Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishery
05/18/17 Tanana Family Fishing Day To Be Held At Tanana Lakes Recreation Area
05/26/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2017 Copper River Batzulnetas Subsistence Salmon Fishing Schedule Opening
06/02/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2017 Upper Copper River King Salmon Fisheries Restrictions Relaxed Liberalization
06/02/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2017 Upper Copper River King Salmon Fisheries Restrictions Relaxed Liberalization
06/02/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing SCHEDULE: June 5 – June 11 Opening
06/06/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing SCHEDULE: June 12 – June 18 Opening
06/14/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing SCHEDULE: June 19 – June 25 Opening
06/14/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing SCHEDULE: June 19 – June 25: King Salmon Retention Allowed Liberalization
06/20/17 Expired 12/31/17 Statewide Alaska Invasive Species Awareness Week
06/20/17 Tanana Adfg Proposes Amendment To Statewide Stocking Plan
06/20/17 Yukon 2017 Yukon River Drainage (Excluding The Tanana River Drainage) King Salmon Sport Fisheries Open To One Fish Limit Opening
06/21/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule: June 26 - July 2 Opening
06/28/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule:
July 3 – July 9
Opening
06/30/17 Statewide Illegally Dumped Fish Waste Can Draw Bears, Fines For Violators
07/05/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule:
July 10 - July 16
Opening
07/11/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule:
july 17-july 23
Opening
07/11/17 Northwest Sport Fishing For King Salmon Opens In All Waters From Bald Head
to Point Romanof Effective July 14
Opening
07/18/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule
july 24 - July 30
Opening
07/25/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule:
july 31 - August 6
Opening
08/01/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule
august 7 - 13
Opening
08/08/17 Expired 08/31/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Copper River Personal Use Dip Net Salmon Fishing Schedule:
august 14 - August 31
Opening
08/14/17 Tanana Chatanika River Personal Use Whitefish Spear Fishery Permits Available
08/22/17 Statewide Photo Entries Sought For 2018 Sport Fishing Regulations Summary Photo Contest
10/02/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna Reminder: Report 2017 Chitina Dip Net Harvest
to Alaska Department Of Fish And Game
12/07/17 Upper Copper Upper Susitna 2017 Alaska Board Of Fisheries Changes To The Subsistence, Personal Use, And Sport Fishing Regulations In The Upper Copper/upper Susitna Drainages
12/27/17 Expired 01/30/18 Statewide 2018 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Public Comment Period
03/30/18 Expires 07/25/18 Kuskokwim Sport Fishing Closure For King Salmon In The Kuskokwim River Drainage Effective Tuesday, May 1, 2018 Closure
04/11/18 Expires 04/27/18 Statewide ADF&g Proposes Amendment To The 2018 Statewide Stocking Plan