Fishing opportunities on Selawik Refuge are many and varied. With all the rivers, streams, ponds and sloughs found here, you can get fresh fish at almost any time of year. Rod-and-reel fishing, seining, ice fishing, gillnetting...all are common activities!
Click on the "learn more" link below to view Fish That We Eat by Anore Jones. This intriguing book honors traditional Iñupiaq knowledge about gathering, storing, and cooking fish. It briefly describes each fish in northwest Alaska and presents recipes for its preparation and use. Many photos, sketches, and personal stories enrich the text. Note: This is a large, 345-page pdf document.