(Released: August 10, 2023 - Expired: August 27, 2023)

CONTACT: Kelly Reppert
Ketchikan Area Management Biologist
(907) 225-2859

Ketchikan Public Event - Make Your Shellfish Pot Legal and Learn about Rockfish Conservation

(Ketchikan) - The Alaska Department of Fish and Game and Alaska Wildlife Troopers will host a free public event Saturday, August 26, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Ward Lake Rotary Shelter.

Department staff will be available to answer questions about shellfish regulations, pot gear requirements and will provide instruction and/or materials to bring gear into compliance. Bring your sport/personal use crab and shrimp pots.

Information about rockfish regulations, deepwater release use and requirements, bag and possession limits and species identification will also be available.

For additional information contact the Ketchikan Area Sport Fish office (907) 225-2859.