Call for proposals to change Federal subsistence fish and shellfish regulations

The Federal Subsistence Board is accepting proposals through April 23, 2018 to change Federal regulations for the subsistence harvest of fish and shellfish on Federal public lands for the 2019-2021 regulatory years (April 1, 2019 - March 31, 2021). During this timeframe, the Board will also accept proposals on customary and traditional use and nonrural determinations.

Last edited 01/25/2022
Contact Information

Caron McKee

(907) 786-3880 or (800) 478-1456

Submit proposals:

  • By mail or hand delivery

Federal Subsistence Board
Office of Subsistence Management - Attn:  Theo Matuskowitz
1011 East Tudor Road, MS-121
Anchorage, AK  99503

  • Through any Federal Subsistence Regional Advisory Council Coordinator

(Contact information for each region can be found at or by contacting the Office of Subsistence Management at the phone number or email address below)

Search for FWS-R7-SM-2017-0096, which is the docket number for this proposed rule.

You can view the proposed rule, listing the requirements to submit a proposal, at Contact the Office of Subsistence Management at 800-478-1456 or email with your questions.

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