Two-Year Federal Subsistence Fish & Shellfish Regulations Book Now Available

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 24th, 2018

The April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2019 Federal subsistence fish and shellfish regulations book is now available online at https://www.doi.gov/subsistence/fisheries. The regulations book contains the Federal subsistence seasons, customary and traditional use determinations, harvest limits, permit requirements, and methods of taking fish and shellfish from Federal public waters in Alaska. Printed copies of the regulations book are scheduled for delivery within two weeks from the date of this news release and may be picked up at Federal land management offices. In addition, copies may be requested by contacting the Office of Subsistence Management at (800) 478-1456, (907) 786-3888 or email subsistence@fws.gov.

Additional information on the Federal Subsistence Management Program can be found at http://www.doi.gov/subsistence/index.cfm.