Our Agency

Photo of Fish and Game employees

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game manages approximately 750 active fisheries, 26 game management units, and 32 special areas. Our operating budget is approximately $200 million annually. We work to foster the highest standards of scientific integrity and promote innovative sustainable fish and wildlife management programs to optimize public uses and economic benefits. From making policy and management decisions to providing education and outreach programs, interacting with and involving the public is vital to our mission and goals.

Alaska: Our Resources, Our People

20 minute video overview of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) and Alaska's wildlife and fish resources. This program looks at a the five regions of Alaska, features a wide variety of animals, and includes vignettes of ADF&G research projects.