Emergency Orders and Press Releases
Northern Kenai


Date Area Summary Action
10/07/21 Expires 12/31/21 Northern Kenai New Angler Access To Barbara Lake
08/26/21 Expires 12/31/21 Northern Kenai One New Stocked Lake To Open To Fishing On The Northern Kenai Peninsula
08/03/21 Expires 12/31/21 Northern Kenai Kenai River Sockeye Salmon Bag Limits Increased Liberalization
07/15/21 Expires 12/31/21 Statewide Ruth Burnett Sport Fish Hatchery Tour Video To Premiere Online
07/02/21 Expires 12/31/21 Northern Kenai Kasilof River Sockeye Salmon Limits Increased Liberalization
12/24/20 Expires 12/31/21 Northern Kenai East Cook Inlet Beaches Remain Closed To Personal Use Clamming In 2021 Closure
12/24/20 Expires 12/31/21 Northern Kenai East Cook Inlet Beaches Remain Closed To Sport Clamming In 2021 Closure
12/20/20 Expires 12/31/21 Northern Kenai Retention Of All Species Of Fish Prohibited From East And West Mackey, Sevena, Union, And Derks Lakes Restriction
12/20/20 Expires 12/31/21 Northern Kenai Retention Of Arctic Char/Dolly Varden Prohibited From Stormy Lake In 2021 Restriction
12/29/17 Expired 12/31/18 Northern Kenai Retention Of Arctic Char/Dolly Varden Prohibited At Stormy Lake In 2018 Closure
12/29/17 Expired 12/31/18 Northern Kenai Retention Of All Species Of Fish Prohibited From East And West Mackey, Sevena, Union, And Derks Lakes Closure
12/27/17 Expired 01/30/18 Statewide 2018 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Public Comment Period
12/22/17 Expired 12/31/18 Northern Kenai Eastside Cook Inlet Beaches Remain Closed To Recreational Clamming Closure
12/22/17 Expired 12/31/18 Northern Kenai Eastside Cook Inlet Beaches Remain Closed To Personal Use Clamming Closure
11/27/17 Expired 12/12/17 Northern Kenai Scoping Meeting For The Removal Of Invasive Northern Pike From Tote Road Lakes And Planning For The Reintroduction Of Native Species
09/27/17 Northern Kenai Kenai Peninsula Borough School District “Salmon In The Classroom” Egg Takes Scheduled For October 4 And 5
09/14/17 Expired 02/28/18 Southcentral Cook Inlet And North Gulf Coast Tanner Crab Fishery Opens October 1
09/12/17 Southcentral Prince William Sound Sport And Subsistence Shrimp Season Closes September 15
08/22/17 Southcentral Reminder To Return 2017 Upper Cook Inlet Personal Use Salmon Permits
08/22/17 Statewide Photo Entries Sought For 2018 Sport Fishing Regulations Summary Photo Contest
07/12/17 Southcentral Regulation Summary Booklet Correction For Jim Creek
07/12/17 Northern Kenai Sockeye Salmon Limits For Russian/Upper Kenai River Area Return To Three Per Day, Six In Possession July 15
06/30/17 Northern Kenai 2017 Kenai River Late-Run King Salmon Preseason Projection And Sport Fishery Regulations
06/30/17 Statewide Illegally Dumped Fish Waste Can Draw Bears, Fines For Violators
06/23/17 Expired 07/14/17 Northern Kenai Russian River Sanctuary Open To Fishing And Russian/ Upper Kenai River Sockeye Salmon Limits To Increase Liberalization
06/23/17 Expired 07/14/17 Northern Kenai Russian River Sanctuary Open To Fishing And Russian/ Upper Kenai River Sockeye Salmon Limits To Increase Liberalization
06/20/17 Expired 06/30/17 Northern Kenai Bait Allowed Below Slikok Creek For Kenai River Early-Run King Salmon Liberalization
06/20/17 Expired 12/31/17 Statewide Alaska Invasive Species Awareness Week
06/12/17 Expired 06/30/17 Northern Kenai Kenai River Early-Run King Salmon Maximum Size Limit Increases Below Slikok Creek Liberalization
05/19/17 Southcentral Regulation Summary Booklet Correction For Goose Creek
05/04/17 Northern Kenai Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Salmon Celebration Scheduled For May 11th
04/04/17 Expired 06/30/17 Northern Kenai 2017 Kenai River Early-Run King Salmon Preseason Total Run Projection And 2017 Early-Run King Salmon Sport Fishery Regulations
03/23/17 Northern Kenai New Sport/Personal Use Fishing Regulations For Kenai River And Northern Kenai Peninsula Area In 2017
02/22/17 Northern Kenai Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Ice Fishing Activity Scheduled For February 23rd And 24th At Sport Lake And March 2nd At Johnson Lake
02/15/17 Statewide Division Of Sport Fish Launches Email Subscription Service
01/03/17 Statewide SPORT FISH STOCKING PLAN AVAILABLE FOR COMMENT
12/28/16 Expired 12/31/17 Northern Kenai RETENTION OF ARCTIC CHAR/DOLLY VARDEN PROHIBITED AT STORMY LAKE IN 2017 Restriction
12/28/16 Expired 12/31/17 Northern Kenai 2017 ICE FISHING RESTRICTIONS IN EAST AND WEST MACKEY, UNION, AND DERKS LAKES Restriction