Air transporter and most scientific research activities also require a permit. For instructions on applying for an air transporter permit, please contact Kodiak Refuge Headquarters at our toll-free number (888)-408-3514.
Trapping permits are required for all trapping on the refuge and may be obtained in person at the refuge headquarters.
Easement Land Access Permits - the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Settlement fund provided funding to acquire several conservation easements. Easement lands are owned by the Native Corporations but jointly managed by Kodiak Refuge. For Koniag Easement Land, a free refuge permit is required for all recreational activities within one-half mile of the Karluk River and Karluk Lake shoreline. Unguided visitors are required to obtain a permit from the refuge by contacting the headquarters office at our toll-free number (888)-408-3514.
To access Akhiok-Kaguyak Easement Land, a permit must be purchased from Akhiok-Kaguyak Native Corporation (907) 258-0604.