Alaska Hunting News

West Virginia Joins Interstate Wildlife Violator Compact
Game law violators in West Virginia could face additional consequences for their actions under an interstate agreement recognizing suspension of hunting, fishing and trapping licenses in other states.
Alaska's Fortymile Caribou Hunt Canceled This Year
The winter State of Alaska hunting season for Fortymile Caribou is canceled this year.
Alaska 2010-2011 Season App Period Through Dec 31st
Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Wildlife Conservation is implementing changes to the permit hunt application system.
Alaska Board of Game to Meet Nov 13-16
The Alaska Board of Game will meet November 13-16, 2009 in Nome at the Mini-Convention Center to consider over 30 proposals regarding hunting and trapping regulations in the Arctic and Western regions (Game Managements Units 18, 22, 23, and 26A).
North America's Hottest Trophy Areas
Which areas of North America have produced the most Boone and Crockett trophies so far in the new millennium?
Alaska's Black Bear Foot-Snaring Program Concludes
An experimental foot-snaring program to reduce the number of black bears and increase the survival of moose calves on the west side of Cook Inlet has concluded this year with the removal of 81 black bears.
Alaska's Winter Fortymile Caribou Hunt Canceled
The winter State of Alaska hunting season for Fortymile Caribou will not be held this year because the herd's harvest quota for the entire year was unexpectedly exceeded in a short three-day fall season.
Alaska Moose Permits for Minto and Tanana Flats
Registration permits for "any moose" hunts in the Minto Flats Management Area in Unit 20B (RM775) and "antlerless moose" hunts in the Western Tanana Flats in Unit 20A (RM768) will be issued August 6, 2009.
Alaska DFG Reduces Number of Bison Permits
A total of 90 Delta Junction bison hunting permits were issued this year, down from 140 predicted by the Drawing Permit Supplement newspaper this spring.
Alaska Brown Bear Hunts for Non-Residents Available
Several nonresident brown bear drawing hunts in Unit 23 were undersubscribed during the drawing process.