Juneau area closed to personal shrimp fishing

The sport and personal use shrimp fisheries in the Juneau area will remain closed in 2017 until further notice, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.

The closed area consists of all marine waters of Section 11-A north and west of a line extending from a regulatory marker at 58° 12.33’N. lat., 134° 10’W long., to the Coast Guard marker and light on Point Arden at 58° 09.55’N. lat., 134° 10.69’W. long., south of the latitude of Little Island Light, and east of a line from Little Island Light to Point Retreat Light.

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