All Kuskokwim subsistence fishing restrictions lifted

This is an announcement from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Bethel for subsistence fishermen in the Kuskokwim Area.

All subsistence fishing restrictions in Kuskokwim River tributaries have been lifted.

Further announcements will be made from the Bethel Fish and Game office, on the State of Alaska web site (, and local radio stations. News releases will be faxed to area villages and local fish processing companies. For additional information or questions regarding Kuskokwim Area fisheries, contact the Alaska Department of Fish and Game office in the Bethel at 543-2433 or toll free at 1-855-933-2433.

This announcement was issued on August 23, 2017.