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.
Sport Fishing Home Page: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=fishingSport.main
Purchase Fishing License: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/Store/
Sport Fishing Regulations: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=fishregulations.sport
(Note we strongly recommend Alaska Fishtopia Mobile App for sport fish regulations as an important and easy to use reference)
Fish counts: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/sf/FishCounts/
(Note we strongly recommend Alaska Fishtopia Mobile App for fish counts and many other sport fishing related information)
(Also check out our own analysis on salmon run timing for the Kenai, Kasilof, and Russian River
Sockeye Salmon Fishing 101: https://vimeo.com/127314584
Silver Salmon Fishing: https://vimeo.com/281885488
Five Salmon Family Challenge: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=FishingSportFishAK.FiveSalmonFamily
Caring For Your Catch: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=wildlifenews.view_article&articles_id=777