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By Patrick Fowler
ADF&G Area Management Biologist 

Additional King fishing opens in the Petersburg and Wrangell areas


The Alaska Department of Fish and Game have announced sport fishing regulations for king salmon in the areas near Petersburg, Wrangell, and Kake that are opening to the harvest

of king salmon after being closed for Southeast Alaska wild king salmon conservation.

In the waters adjacent to the Stikine River

(District 8 and a portion of Eastern Passage near Wrangell; see attached Map No. 1):

July 15 - December 31:

Alaska resident: The bag and possession limit is two king salmon, 28 inches or greater in length.

Nonresident: The bag and possession limit is one king salmon, 28 inches or greater...

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