Alaska Department of Fish & Game Quick Reference Links

We compiled a list of some of the important resources we think you would be interested in related to the Alaska Department of Fish & Game. These Alaska Department of Fish & Game Links will help you quickly find fishing licenses, regulations, and an assortment of great articles on fishing and adventuring in Alaska.

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) manages one of the largest fishers and game territories in the world. Not only do they manage this fish and game for long term conservation, public use, and management but they also have some fantastic educational resources and important information resources.

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is a department within the government of Alaska. ADF&G’s mission is to protect, maintain, and improve the fish, game, and aquatic plant resources of the state, and manage their use and development in the best interest of the economy and the well-being of the people of the state, consistent with the sustained yield principle. ADF&G manages approximately 750 active fisheries, 26 game management units, and 32 special areas. From resource policy to public education, the department considers public involvement essential to its mission and goals.


For general information visit the sport fishing home page and Fishing licenses

We strongly encourage the use of the Alaska FishTopia Mobile app for Sport Fishing Regulations and Fish Counts available on both Play Store and App Store
Online Sport Fishing Regulations.  You can also check out our own analysis on salmon run timing for the Kenai, Kasilof, and Russian River

There are also some great video references on sockeye salmon fishing 101 as well as silver salmon fishing. Alaska Department of Fish and Game also sponsors the Five Salmon Family Challenge each year which provides recognition to angling families who catch and document the five species of Pacific salmon commonly found in Alaska. 

There are also great references about how to care for you catch and on our very own page you can find some of our favorite recipes which are often served at our resort.