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Tanner Crab Fishery Harvest
Registration Area D (Yakutat)

 

Commercial Tanner crab catches in pounds, number of vessels, pounds per permit, number of landings and pounds per landing in Registration Area D, 1972/73 season to present.

Numbers
Year/Season Permits Crabs Pounds Pounds per Permit Average Weight
2004-2014 Season Closed
2003/04   a a  
2000–2003 Season Closed
1999/00 1 a a a  
1998/99 5 3,742 8,528 1,706 2.3
1997/98 4 4,330 9,559 2,390 2.2
1996/97 8 7,686 16,733 2,092 2.2
1995/96 7 12,352 27,828 3,975 2.3
1994/95 14 45,749 107,010 7,644 2.3
1993/94 11 154,921 364,365 33,124 2.4
1992/93 5 53,167 116,718 23,344 2.2
1991/92 4 18,493 39,495 9,874 2.1
1990/91 7 19,260 41,749 5,964 2.2
1989/90 5 35,135 76,816 15,363 2.2
1988/89 5 73,179 155,528 31,106 2.1
1987/88 2 a a a  
1986/87 3 23,575 48,877 16,292 2.1
1985/86 5 1,185 2,379 476 2
1984/85 5 1,728 3,665 733 2.1
1983/84 4 4,958 11,142 2,786 2.2
1982/83 10 72,784 151,621 15,162 2.1
1981/82 7 32,521 71,302 10,186 2.2
1980/81 14 289,880 642,608 45,901 2.2
1979/80 23 1,089,820 2,435,123 105,875 2.2
1978/79 15 753,248 1,691,941 112,796 2.2
1977/78 8 437,542 1,003,116 125,390 2.3
1976/77 7 433,994 966,650 138,093 2.2
1975/76 5 861,569 1,762,589 352,518 2
1974/75 13 876,889 1,972,752 151,750 2.2
1973/74 11 934,100 1,872,357 170,214 2
1972/73 7 74,636 222,441 31,777 3
a Fewer than 3 permits were fished; information is confidential.