Alaska

The Last Frontier is iconic the world over for its overwhelming landscapes, incredible diversity of game species, and almost endless outdoor opportunities. From Moose to Caribou to Grizzly Bears, the ability to pursue game for hunters is unparalleled. Likewise, anglers flock to Alaska from across the globe to pursue grayling, dolly varden, salmon, and ocean run trout. Featuring Mt. Denali (the highest point in North America), Gateway to the Artic National Park, Bristol Bay, and numerous other iconic locations, there is something for everyone in Alaska. Steeped in indigenous history and a pioneer spirit, Alaska’s economy and history is intertwined with sporting conservation and her vast natural resources draw awe and inspiration from all those who gaze upon them.

For more information on the elected officials protecting and promoting the sportsmen’s traditions in Alaska, please contact:


Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus

Senator Lisa Murkowski
Senator Dan Sullivan
Representative Mary Peltola

Alaska Governors Sportsmen’s Caucus Member

Governor Mike Dunleavy

Alaska Legislative Outdoor Heritage Caucus

Senator Jesse Bjorkman
Representative Jennie Armstrong
Representative Mike Cronk

News Alerts

Nov 06 2023 Sportsmen and Women: Alaska’s Past, Present, and Future

Why It Matters: From sled teams visiting trapping lines deep in the Alaskan tundra,...

Mar 06 2023 Non-Resident, College Student Licensing Bill Introduced in Alaska by NASC Executive Council Member Senator Wilson

Why it Matters:  Sportsmen and women play an integral and unique role in providing...

Mar 21 2022 CSF Mourns Loss of Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus Founding Member Rep. Don Young, a Conservation Giant

This past Friday, March 18, Congressman Don Young (AK), an avid outdoorsman, a master...

Mar 07 2022 Alaska Legislative Outdoor Heritage Caucus Announces New Leadership, Convenes with CSF in Anchorage

Contact: Keely Hopkins, Pacific States Assistant ManagerThe Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) Pacific States Assistant...

Aug 17 2020 Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy Joins Governors Sportsmen’s Caucus to Protect and Advance Sporting Traditions in the Last Frontier

August 14, 2020 (WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Last week, Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy became the newest member...

Aug 10 2020 CSF Mourns the Loss of Alaska Sportsmen’s Caucus Member Representative Gary Knopp

The Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) extends its deepest sympathies to the passing of Alaska...

Aug 10 2020 Governor Mike Dunleavy of Alaska Joins the Governors Sportsmen’s Caucus

Contact: Aoibheann Cline, Western States CoordinatorOn August 5, the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) welcomed...

Nov 12 2019 Alaska: Alaska Legislative Outdoor Heritage Caucus Convenes at the Sportsmen’s Rendezvous

Contact: Aoibheann Cline, Western States CoordinatorOn November 2, the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation attended the...

Jan 07 2019 Alaska, Idaho Fish and Game Agencies Name New Directors

By Zach Widner, Northwest States Senior ManagerAlaskaOn December 3, Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy announced...

Jul 27 2018 Alaska: Electronic Licenses Bill Signed by Governor

By Zach Widner, Northwest States Senior ManagerOn July 13, Alaska House Bill 260, legislation that would allow...

Jul 27 2018 Sportsmen’s Groups Support Return of State Wildlife Management in Alaska

By Zach Widner, Northwest States Senior ManagerRecently, the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) submitted comments to...

May 11 2018 Alaska: Electronic License Bill Passes House

By Zach Widner, Northwest States Senior ManagerOn May 4, Alaska House Bill 260, legislation that would...

Apr 13 2018 Alaska: Electronic License Bill Advances in Legislature

By Zach Widner, Northwest States Senior ManagerOn April 6, Alaska House Bill 260, legislation...

Feb 16 2017 U.S. House Votes to Restore Alaska’s State Wildlife Management Authority

On February 16, the U.S. House of Representatives approved House Joint (H.J.) Resolution 69...

Aug 25 2016 Alaska: CSF Fisheries Director Participates in Kenai Classic Sportfishing Policy Roundtable

On August 17, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) Fisheries Program Director Chris Horton served as...

Aug 11 2016 CSF to Join Kenai River Sportfishing Classic Roundtable

Next week, CSF Fisheries Program Director Chris Horton and Northwest States Manager Zach Widner...

Aug 11 2016 Alaska: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Issues Alaska Predator Management Rule

On August 5, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) finalized regulations that will...

Feb 25 2016 Wildlife Conservation Groups Oppose Hunting and Trapping Restrictions in Alaska

On February 18, the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) submitted a letter to the Senate...

Dec 04 2014 Sportsmen-Conservation Groups Comment on Problematic Proposed Rule in Alaska

On December 3, 27 sportsmen’s and other conservation organizations from throughout the nation submitted...

Aug 14 2014 NASC Hosts Executive Council Meeting in Alaska

The Executive Council of the National Assembly of Sportsmen’s Caucuses (NASC) held their mid-year...

Jun 26 2013 Alaska Knife Legislation Signed into Law

On Thursday, June 20, Alaska Governor and Governor’s Sportsmen’s Caucus member Sean Parnell signed...

Latest policy updates

Many sportsmen and women depend on federal lands managed by agencies such...

In many areas of the country, state court rulings, as well as...

Lack of access is one of the biggest issues facing sportsmen and...

Properly managed wildlife habitat is essential for supporting sustainable and healthy wildlife...

In most states, fish and wildlife agencies are the entities best equipped...

Instead of discarding or wasting legally harvested game meat or surpluses of...

A number of states restrict the ability of archers to carry a...

Knife industry and advocacy groups have successfully worked with the U.S. Congress...

In recent years many local governments have enacted vague, outdated laws banning...

The vast majority of states throughout the nation offer an online component...

Many state legislatures have enacted legislation to afford senior citizens, veterans, and...

Reports and Data

Jan 01 2019 Alaska: American System of Conservation Funding Fact Sheet

Alaska: American System of Conservation Funding Fact Sheet

Jan 01 2013 2013 Sportsmen's Economic Impact Report - Alaska

2013 Sportsmen’s Economic Impact Report - Alaska

Jan 01 2007 2006 Economic Impact Report — Alaska

Annual spending by Alaska sportsmen and women and women is equivalent to 89% of...

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