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2017 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 —  53 —  —  —  53
Kotzebue Total —  53 —  —  —  53
Kuskokwim Area
Kuskokwim Bay —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim River —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Norton Sound Area
Norton Sound —  90 —  17 —  107
Norton Sound Total —  90 —  17 —  107
Yukon River Area
Lower Yukon Jun 15 —  441 —  —  —  441
Upper Yukon Jun 25 —  133 —  —  —  133
Yukon River Total —  574 —  —  —  574
AYK Region Total —  717 —  17 —  734

Central Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Bristol Bay Area
Egegik District Jun 1 —  —  —  —  10,891 10,891
Naknek-Kvichak District Jun 1 1 5 —  —  7,719 7,725
Nushagak District Jun 1 31 1,146 —  2 11,400 12,579
Togiak District Jun 1 4 156 —  12 310 482
Ugashik District Jun 1 1 —  —  —  4,875 4,876
Bristol Bay Total 37 1,307 —  14 35,195 36,553
Upper Cook Inlet Area
Central District Jun 19 3 109 9 94 1,179 1,394
Northern District May 29 2 1 2 4 26 35
Lower Cook Inlet Area
Eastern District May 29 —  —  —  —  23 23
Kamishak Bay District Jun 1 —  —  —  —  81 81
Outer District —  36 —  5 —  41
Southern District Jun 1 —  6 2 33 83 124
Cook Inlet Total 5 152 13 136 1,392 1,698
Prince William Sound Area
Bering River Drift May 18 —  —  —  —  2 2
Coghill District Drift Jun 1 —  2,019 —  188 87 2,294
Copper River Drift May 18 13 11 —  11 523 558
Eshamy District Drift/Set Jun 1 —  102 —  86 467 655
Montague District Jun 1 —  —  —  —  —  — 
PWS General Seine Jun 19 —  1,619 1 11,615 48 13,283
PWS Hatchery Jun 15 —  558 —  1,019 —  1,577
Unakwik District Drift Jun 15 —  —  —  —  1 1
Prince William Sound Total 13 4,309 1 12,919 1,128 18,370
Central Region Total 55 5,768 14 13,069 37,715 56,621

Southeast Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Annette Island Jun 11 1 28 —  1 1 31
Hatchery Cost Recovery May 15 5 115 —  —  —  120
Hatchery Terminal Gillnet May 1 7 209 —  7 1 224
Hatchery Terminal Seine May 1 7 537 1 25 2 572
Hatchery Terminal Troll May 1 1 78 —  1 —  80
Lynn Canal Gillnet Jun 18 1 1,008 —  25 5 1,039
Prince of Wales Gillnet Jun 19 1 135 6 62 22 226
Seine-Northern Jun 18 —  357 12 2,403 24 2,796
Seine-Southern Jun 18 —  753 23 335 21 1,132
Stikine River Gillnet Jun 19 3 90 —  9 9 111
Taku-Snettisham Gillnet Jun 18 1 465 —  42 12 520
Tree Point Gillnet Jun 18 1 153 4 51 13 222
Troll-Spring May 1 17 1 2 1 —  21
Troll-Summer Jul 1 63 86 430 10 1 590
Troll-Winter Oct 11 44 —  —  —  —  44
Yakutat Gillnet Jun 4 1 —  —  9 77 87
Southeast Region Total 153 4,015 478 2,981 188 7,815

Westward Region

District or Fishery Fishery Start Date Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Alaska Peninsula Area
North Peninsula May 29 3 19 —  1 3,002 3,025
South Peninsula Jun 7 6 922 51 2,221 2,359 5,559
Alaska Peninsula Total 9 941 51 2,222 5,361 8,584
Aleutian Islands Area
Aleutian Islands —  —  —  —  —  — 
Aleutian Islands Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Area
Chignik Jun 10 2 216 11 468 622 1,319
Chignik Total 2 216 11 468 622 1,319
Kodiak Area
Kodiak Jun 9 3 914 24 1,162 1,009 3,112
Kodiak Total 3 914 24 1,162 1,009 3,112
Westward Region Total 14 2,071 86 3,852 6,992 13,015

Statewide

  Chinook Chum Coho Pink Sockeye Total
Statewide Totals 222 12,571 578 19,919 44,895 78,185