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 —  566 —  1 —  567
Kotzebue Total —  566 —  1 —  567
Kuskokwim Area
Kuskokwim Bay —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim River —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Norton Sound Area
Norton Sound Jun 25 —  230 168 39 3 440
Norton Sound Total —  230 168 39 3 440
Yukon River Area
Lower Yukon —  654 39 36 —  729
Upper Yukon —  132 —  —  —  132
Yukon River Total —  786 39 36 —  861
AYK Region Total —  1,582 207 76 3 1,868

Central Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Bristol Bay Area
Egegik District Jun 4 —  2 9 —  5,068 5,079
Naknek-Kvichak District Jun 4 1 17 7 17 8,999 9,041
Nushagak District Jun 11 35 1,192 68 135 24,057 25,487
Togiak District Jun 1 4 159 14 67 851 1,095
Ugashik District Jun 4 1 —  —  —  2,868 2,869
Bristol Bay Total 41 1,370 98 219 41,843 43,571
Upper Cook Inlet Area
Central District Jun 18 3 124 146 116 764 1,153
Northern District Jun 25 —  5 56 11 46 118
Lower Cook Inlet Area
Eastern District —  —  —  —  151 151
Kamishak Bay District Jun 1 —  14 2 5 41 62
Outer District Jul 9 —  34 —  30 —  64
Southern District Jun 1 —  5 4 647 84 740
Cook Inlet Total 3 182 208 809 1,086 2,288
Prince William Sound Area
Bering River Drift May 17 —  —  1 —  —  1
Coghill District Drift May 31 —  1,803 3 284 187 2,277
Copper River Drift May 17 7 3 38 10 43 101
Eshamy District Drift/Set May 31 —  139 3 330 1,000 1,472
Montague District Jun 1 —  —  —  —  —  — 
PWS General Seine Jun 1 —  971 45 17,665 61 18,742
PWS Hatchery Jun 15 —  456 —  2,503 —  2,959
Unakwik District Drift —  —  —  —  3 3
Prince William Sound Total 7 3,372 90 20,792 1,294 25,555
Central Region Total 51 4,924 396 21,820 44,223 71,414

Southeast Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Annette Island Jun 18 1 29 —  5 —  35
Hatchery Cost Recovery Jul 1 12 829 —  101 —  942
Hatchery Terminal Gillnet May 1 12 553 1 34 17 617
Hatchery Terminal Seine May 1 16 1,063 4 139 10 1,232
Hatchery Terminal Troll May 1 1 77 —  10 —  88
Lynn Canal Gillnet Jun 17 1 637 1 13 43 695
Prince of Wales Gillnet Jun 17 3 122 37 265 23 450
Seine-Northern —  232 16 1,742 23 2,013
Seine-Southern —  904 86 3,824 96 4,910
Stikine River Gillnet Jun 24 3 131 4 16 6 160
Taku-Snettisham Gillnet Jun 17 1 507 8 22 62 600
Tree Point Gillnet Jun 17 2 152 4 96 17 271
Troll-Spring May 1 7 4 —  —  —  11
Troll-Summer Jul 1 65 196 534 39 2 836
Troll-Winter Oct 11 12 —  —  —  —  12
Yakutat Gillnet Jun 2 —  —  —  —  —  — 
Southeast Region Total 136 5,436 695 6,306 299 12,872

Westward Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Alaska Peninsula Area
North Peninsula 2 85 22 24 2,117 2,250
South Peninsula Jun 7 18 976 271 763 1,315 3,343
Alaska Peninsula Total 20 1,061 293 787 3,432 5,593
Aleutian Islands Area
Aleutian Islands —  —  —  —  —  — 
Aleutian Islands Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Area
Chignik —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kodiak Area
Kodiak Jun 9 3 446 210 5,576 961 7,196
Kodiak Total 3 446 210 5,576 961 7,196
Westward Region Total 23 1,507 503 6,363 4,393 12,789

Statewide

  Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Statewide Totals 210 13,449 1,801 34,565 48,918 98,943