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2015 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.

 

Region Area District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim (AYK) Region Kotzebue Jul 10 < 1 306 < 1 < 1 < 1 306
Kotzebue Total < 1 306 < 1 < 1 < 1 306
Kuskokwim Kuskokwim Bay Jul 4 8 21 83 —  56 168
Kuskokwim River < 1 < 1 65 —  < 1 66
Kuskokwim Total 8 21 147 —  —  233
Norton Sound Jun 25 1 153 143 64 4 366
Norton Sound Total 1 153 143 64 4 366
Yukon River Lower Yukon River Jun 11 —  511 98 6 —  615
Upper Yukon River —  6 < 1 —  —  6
Yukon River Total —  517 98 6 —  622
Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim (AYK) Region Total 9 998 389 70 61 1,527
Central Region Bristol Bay Egegik District Jun 1 < 1 < 1 < 1 —  8,326 8,327
Naknek-Kvichak District Jun 1 < 1 48 1 < 1 16,416 16,466
Nushagak District Jun 16 49 542 6 < 1 5,417 6,015
Togiak District Jun 12 3 100 18 1 354 476
Ugashik District Jun 1 < 1 < 1 < 1 < 1 5,348 5,348
Bristol Bay Total 53 692 26 2 35,860 36,633
Upper Cook Inlet Central District Jun 3 8 262 162 45 2,543 3,020
Northern District Jun 1 2 6 42 2 56 107
Lower Cook Inlet Eastern District —  < 1 < 1 < 1 83 83
Kamishak Bay District May 25 —  < 1 —  34 11 46
Outer District —  91 < 1 3,346 < 1 3,437
Southern District Jun 1 < 1 11 4 182 73 270
Cook Inlet Total 11 370 208 3,610 2,766 6,964
Prince William Sound Bering River Drift Jun 25 < 1 < 1 —  < 1 2 2
Coghill District Drift May 25 < 1 796 3 742 74 1,615
Copper River Drift May 14 23 15 29 80 1,558 1,706
Eshamy District Drift/Set May 28 < 1 96 6 213 1,078 1,393
Montague District Drift May 28 < 1 171 < 1 56 12 241
PWS General Seine Jun 1 < 1 427 36 90,516 234 91,213
PWS Hatchery May 25 —  1,001 —  5,152 169 6,321
Unakwik District Drift Jun 15 —  < 1 —  < 1 2 2
Prince William Sound Total 24 2,506 75 96,760 3,130 102,494
Central Region Total 87 3,568 308 100,371 41,756 146,091
Southeast Region Annette Island < 1 —  —  —  —  < 1
Hatchery Cost Recovery 8 671 34 97 < 1 811
Hatchery Terminal Gillnet Jun 1 10 980 1 200 8 1,199
Hatchery Terminal Seine May 1 18 2,192 11 495 9 2,726
Hatchery Terminal Troll May 1 < 1 88 1 < 1 < 1 91
Lynn Canal Gillnet Jun 21 < 1 676 3 447 109 1,235
Prince of Wales Gillnet Jun 15 3 211 79 222 120 635
Seine-Northern Jun 28 < 1 568 81 17,955 154 18,759
Seine-Southern Jun 21 10 1,586 157 10,414 815 12,982
Stikine River Gillnet Jun 15 14 165 11 36 23 249
Taku-Snettisham Gillnet Jun 21 1 486 13 285 71 856
Tree Point Gillnet Jun 21 1 352 13 139 27 531
Troll-Spring May 1 54 26 7 38 < 1 125
Troll-Summer Jul 1 165 265 815 215 5 1,465
Troll-Winter Oct 11 51 < 1 —  —  —  51
Yakutat Gillnet Jun 7 < 1 < 1 13 33 82 128
Southeast Region Total 338 8,265 1,238 30,576 1,424 41,841
Westward Region Alaska Peninsula North Peninsula Jun 24 4 180 16 10 2,514 2,723
South Peninsula Jun 10 50 616 262 15,135 3,075 19,139
Alaska Peninsula Total 53 797 279 15,145 5,588 21,862
Aleutian Islands —  —  —  —  —  — 
Aleutian Islands Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Jun 24 9 97 77 1,910 1,474 3,567
Chignik Total 9 97 77 1,910 1,474 3,567
Kodiak Jun 3 7 687 261 27,457 2,462 30,875
Kodiak Total 7 687 261 27,457 2,462 30,875
Westward Region Total 69 1,581 617 44,512 9,525 56,304
Statewide Totals 503 14,411 2,552 175,530 52,766 245,762