Unit 6D Subarea RG 242 Within Prince William Sound is closed to the Harvest of Federal Subsistence Mountain Goats

Cordova, Alaska – August 24, 2022 – Cordova District Ranger Steve Namitz, under authority delegated by the Federal Subsistence Board, is closing the Unit 6D subarea RG 242 to additional harvest of Federal Subsistence Mountain Goats.

Last edited 08/24/2022
Contact Information
Mona Spargo
Public Affairs
(907) 743-9572

The closure will be effective immediately. Based on harvest reports, the quota for subunit GR 242 has been met. A map and description of the closed area is available from the Cordova Ranger District. Information on Federal subsistence management actions can be found at https://www.fs.usda.gov/news/chugach/news-events.

The remaining Unit 6D Subareas (RG-243, RG-244-45, RG 249, RG-266, RG-252) will remain open until quotas are met and or end of season (February 28, 2023).

For additional information, contact Steve Namitz at 907-424-4747 or steven.namitz@usda.gov. Information on the Federal Subsistence Management Program can be found at



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6D RG 242 MG Closure 2022 News Release8242022 Final [pdf]

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