Department of Fish and Wildlife Records Guide
Record Series Descriptions
Sealion Hunting Records
.30 cubic feet
Arrangement: chronological by date of bounty claim
Series is used by the master fish warden to verify the number of seal and sealion scalps claimed by hunters when issuing bounties. Series includes claim forms, affidavits, and letters containing claimant's name and address, number of seal or sealion scalps claimed, claim date, and total bounty sum. Subjects include fish populations, fish policy, fishery management and conservation, predatory animals, and endangered species.