DM516 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2021

(See also: DM516 for the 2020 Regulatory Year)

Map of DM516
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Hunt Details

Hunt Number: DM516
Regulatory Year: 2021
Hunt Type: Draw
Species: Moose
Legal Animal: Bull

Number of Permits

Residency Number of Permits
Nonresidents To be announced
Alaska residents Up to 9 permits
Total Number of Permits Available 9 permits

GMU, Area

15C, Southwest

Season Dates*

09/01/2021 - 09/25/2021

*See Drawing or Subsistence Supplements for season details.

Residency Restrictions

Alaska residents only

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Report in person to Homer, Soldotna, Anchorage, or Palmer within 10 days of kill.
    • Specimens Required: Antlers naturally attached to skull plate 5-inch section of lower jaw with front teeth.
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Report online, by mail, or in person to ADF&G within 15 days of season end
  • Internet Reporting
    If you hunted unsuccessfully or did not hunt, you may report online at

Additional Requirements and Information

  • Attention Kenai Peninsula Moose Hunters: All hunters, including DM516 permit winners, must complete an online Moose Hunter Orientation on determining legal game animals before hunting moose in Units 7 or 15. Take the orientation online and print your completion card at (Quick Links > Online Courses & Quizzes). Call 907-262-9368 or 907-267-2257 for more information.

  • Hunt Area: Unit 15C, the area from the mouth of Deep Creek east along Deep Creek to the junction of Cytex Creek, then continuing south down the headwaters of Deep Creek to the drainage south of Center Plateau and north of EMT ridge to the headwaters of south fork of the Anchor River, then south and west down the south fork of the Anchor River to Cook Inlet, then north along the shoreline to the mouth of Deep Creek. Refer to on-line map at

Hunt conditions and season dates can be changed by Emergency Order. Visit the Emergency Orders and Announcements page for more information.