Fisheries FAQ Alaska Department of Fish and Game News Release Alaska Department of Fish and Game Regulations Where can freezer boat operators get an exemption permit to handle hatchery tagged fish? Winter / Spring / Summer What is the Alaska Fishermen’s Fund? What does a Atlantic salmon look like & what do I do if I catch one? Can I sportfish from my troll vessel? Can I keep some of my commercial catch for personal use? Do I need a direct marketer permit? Do I need a transporter permit? Can I keep halibut and lingcod when fishing for salmon? Are there special rules for transiting Canadian waters? * Do I need a license to land albacore? Only if you fish WA, OR, and CA.