JUNEAU - Deer season will open in Unit 4 for bucks only on Sunday, Aug. 1.
The season for does and bucks will begin September 15.
Hunters must have deer harvest tickets and a valid hunting license in their possession while hunting. Harvest tickets must be validated in sequential order and unused tickets must be carried while hunting. In all hunts limited to one sex, evidence of sex must remain naturally attached to the meat or antlers must remain naturally attached to the entire carcass, with or without viscera.
During the month of August, Fish and Game staff will be working in the field, radio collaring deer, on Northeast Chichagof. Deer hunters and forest users are reminded to be aware of Fish and Game staff while traveling in this area.
For more information please contact the Sitka Area office at 747-5449.