RO507 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2023

Hunt Details

Hunt Number: RO507
Regulatory Year: 2023
Hunt Type: Registration
Species: Emperor Goose
Legal Animal: One (1) Emperor Goose

Number of Permits

Residency Number of Permits
Nonresidents To be announced
Alaska residents Up to 99999 permits
Total Number of Permits Available Unlimited

Season Dates*

09/01/2023 - 12/16/2023

*See Drawing or Subsistence Supplements for season details.

Residency Restrictions

Alaska residents only

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Report by phone (800-478-7468) or online within 3 days of kill
    • Specimens Required: None
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    All permit holders must return their permit report to ADF&G within 15 days of the season end
  • Internet Reporting
    You may report online at

Hunting Conditions

1) WHEN: Sept. 1 - Dec. 16. Hunt will close by Emergency Order (EO) when the harvest quota of 25 birds has been met. EO information can also be viewed online by following links at

2) WHERE: Unit 23

3) BAG LIMIT: One (1) Emperor Goose per regulatory year. This permit is not valid if you have harvested an Emperor Goose during the fall/winter hunt elsewhere in Alaska during this regulatory year. You may have one permit per hunt area.

4) REQUIREMENTS: Hunters should review migratory bird hunting regulations as well as license and duck stamp requirements online at

5) REPORTING: Successful hunters must report within 3 days of kill by phone (1-800-478-7468), online at, or in person to any ADF&G office. All permit holders must return their permit report to ADF&G within 15 days of the season end.

6) WHO QUALIFIES: Alaska residents.

7) SIGNATURE: You must sign your permit and comply with the permit hunt conditions and any additional restrictions found in the Alaska Migratory Bird Hunting Regulations. You must carry your signed permit while hunting. If successful, you must notch the harvest ticket with the month and day of kill before leaving the kill site.

8) PENALTY FOR FAILURE TO REPORT: If you fail to report, you will not be eligible to receive any permits (drawing, targeted, tier II, and registration, including Tier I Nelchina Caribou) during the next regulatory year. In addition, your name will be turned over to the Alaska Wildlife Troopers for enforcement action.

Hunt conditions and season dates can be changed by Emergency Order. Visit the Emergency Orders and Announcements page for more information.