2018 Preliminary Alaska Commercial Salmon Harvest - Blue Sheet

The Blue Sheet reports cumulative salmon harvest during the commercial fishing season in thousands of fish. Historically, this information was updated each Friday between mid-May and September. Beginning with the 2013 season, these harvest estimates will be updated twice daily. Please note, inseason harvest estimates published in this report are preliminary and subject to change. Confidential catch information is not included in these cumulative totals. For more information on the Blue Sheet, inseason summaries, and harvest timing charts please see our Blue Sheet, Inseason Summary, and Harvest Timing Charts Overview page.

 

Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim (AYK) Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Kotzebue Area
Kotzebue Jul 10 —  695 —  1 —  696
Kotzebue Total —  695 —  1 —  696
Kuskokwim Area
Kuskokwim Bay —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim River —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Norton Sound Area
Norton Sound Jun 25 1 237 260 40 3 541
Norton Sound Total 1 237 260 40 3 541
Yukon River Area
Lower Yukon —  816 106 39 —  961
Upper Yukon —  147 4 —  —  151
Yukon River Total —  963 110 39 —  1,112
AYK Region Total 1 1,895 370 80 3 2,349

Central Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Bristol Bay Area
Egegik District Jun 4 —  2 15 —  5,069 5,086
Naknek-Kvichak District Jun 4 1 17 7 17 8,999 9,041
Nushagak District Jun 11 35 1,192 74 135 24,058 25,494
Togiak District Jun 1 4 159 43 67 859 1,132
Ugashik District Jun 4 1 —  —  —  2,868 2,869
Bristol Bay Total 41 1,370 139 219 41,853 43,622
Upper Cook Inlet Area
Central District Jun 18 3 125 157 116 766 1,167
Northern District Jun 25 —  5 64 11 48 128
Lower Cook Inlet Area
Eastern District —  —  —  —  151 151
Kamishak Bay District Jun 1 —  14 9 5 41 69
Outer District Jul 9 —  34 —  30 —  64
Southern District Jun 1 —  5 4 807 87 903
Cook Inlet Total 3 183 234 969 1,093 2,482
Prince William Sound Area
Bering River Drift May 17 —  —  120 —  —  120
Coghill District Drift May 31 —  1,803 4 291 187 2,285
Copper River Drift May 17 7 3 302 10 44 366
Eshamy District Drift/Set May 31 —  139 4 334 1,001 1,478
Montague District Jun 1 —  —  —  —  —  — 
PWS General Seine Jun 1 —  1,036 78 19,464 66 20,644
PWS Hatchery Jun 15 —  456 —  3,838 —  4,294
Unakwik District Drift —  —  —  —  3 3
Prince William Sound Total 7 3,437 508 23,937 1,301 29,190
Central Region Total 51 4,990 881 25,125 44,247 75,294

Southeast Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Annette Island Jun 18 2 193 16 296 6 513
Hatchery Cost Recovery Jul 1 20 3,110 121 294 136 3,681
Hatchery Terminal Gillnet May 1 12 802 21 40 33 908
Hatchery Terminal Seine May 1 16 3,621 35 191 12 3,875
Hatchery Terminal Troll May 1 1 111 2 10 —  124
Lynn Canal Gillnet Jun 17 1 656 18 16 69 760
Prince of Wales Gillnet Jun 17 3 178 113 348 25 667
Seine-Northern —  303 17 2,092 24 2,436
Seine-Southern —  1,047 102 4,543 194 5,886
Stikine River Gillnet Jun 24 3 129 10 16 6 164
Taku-Snettisham Gillnet Jun 17 1 511 35 23 67 637
Tree Point Gillnet Jun 17 2 188 35 113 20 358
Troll-Spring May 1 7 4 —  —  —  11
Troll-Summer Jul 1 87 415 941 44 5 1,492
Troll-Winter Oct 11 12 —  —  —  —  12
Yakutat Gillnet Jun 2 —  —  94 28 7 129
Southeast Region Total 167 11,268 1,560 8,054 604 21,653

Westward Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Alaska Peninsula Area
North Peninsula 2 110 92 32 2,347 2,583
South Peninsula Jun 7 18 989 268 763 1,312 3,350
Alaska Peninsula Total 20 1,099 360 795 3,659 5,933
Aleutian Islands Area
Aleutian Islands —  —  —  —  —  — 
Aleutian Islands Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Area
Chignik —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kodiak Area
Kodiak Jun 9 3 460 439 6,010 1,803 8,715
Kodiak Total 3 460 439 6,010 1,803 8,715
Westward Region Total 23 1,559 799 6,805 5,462 14,648

Statewide

  Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Statewide Totals 242 19,712 3,610 40,064 50,316 113,944