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2016 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 —  362 —  —  —  362
Kotzebue Total —  362 —  —  —  362
Kuskokwim Kuskokwim Bay —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim River —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Norton Sound Jun 27 —  47 74 190 2 313
Norton Sound Total —  47 74 190 2 313
Yukon River Lower Yukon River Jun 7 —  871 58 127 —  1,056
Upper Yukon River Jul 16 —  6 —  —  —  6
Yukon River Total —  877 58 127 —  1,062
Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim (AYK) Region Total —  1,286 132 317 2 1,737
Central Region Bristol Bay Egegik District Jun 1 —  —  —  —  8,518 8,518
Naknek-Kvichak District Jun 1 1 24 1 10 13,627 13,663
Nushagak District Jun 1 23 528 77 531 8,013 9,172
Togiak District Jun 1 4 179 8 210 610 1,011
Ugashik District Jun 1 1 —  —  —  6,795 6,796
Bristol Bay Total 29 731 86 751 37,563 39,160
Upper Cook Inlet Central District May 30 7 121 103 371 2,334 2,936
Northern District May 30 2 3 25 8 48 86
Lower Cook Inlet Eastern District May 15 —  —  —  —  61 61
Kamishak Bay District Jun 1 —  3 —  —  61 64
Outer District Jul 11 —  60 —  5 —  65
Southern District Jun 2 1 2 1 89 94 187
Cook Inlet Total 10 189 129 473 2,598 3,399
Prince William Sound Bering River Drift May 23 —  —  5 —  9 14
Coghill District Drift May 30 —  1,834 —  9 67 1,910
Copper River Drift May 16 12 6 75 35 1,137 1,265
Eshamy District Drift/Set May 30 —  98 —  66 656 820
Montague District Drift May 30 —  200 —  21 3 224
PWS General Seine Jun 2 —  349 30 8,575 63 9,017
PWS Hatchery Jun 2 —  942 —  3,651 —  4,593
Unakwik District Drift Jun 16 —  1 —  —  —  1
Prince William Sound Total 12 3,430 110 12,357 1,935 17,844
Central Region Total 51 4,350 325 13,581 42,096 60,403
Southeast Region Annette Island Jun 12 1 91 1 58 1 152
Hatchery Cost Recovery Jun 1 4 900 9 151 —  1,064
Hatchery Terminal Gillnet May 1 6 658 1 46 41 752
Hatchery Terminal Seine May 1 7 859 3 82 5 956
Hatchery Terminal Troll Apr 15 —  87 1 8 —  96
Lynn Canal Gillnet Jun 19 —  662 1 55 140 858
Prince of Wales Gillnet Jun 12 2 108 48 345 103 606
Seine-Northern Jun 19 —  136 5 1,421 9 1,571
Seine-Southern Jun 19 20 1,641 281 12,767 559 15,268
Stikine River Gillnet May 2 10 199 8 35 70 322
Taku-Snettisham Gillnet Jun 19 1 429 11 46 125 612
Tree Point Gillnet Jun 19 1 160 9 418 36 624
Troll-Spring Apr 15 42 7 4 —  —  53
Troll-Summer Jul 1 133 39 973 42 6 1,193
Troll-Winter Oct 11 52 —  —  —  —  52
Yakutat Gillnet Jun 7 —  —  14 21 93 128
Southeast Region Total 279 5,976 1,369 15,495 1,188 24,307
Westward Region Alaska Peninsula North Peninsula Jun 6 2 87 25 10 3,423 3,547
South Peninsula Jun 6 7 402 174 3,004 2,434 6,021
Alaska Peninsula Total 9 489 199 3,014 5,857 9,568
Aleutian Islands —  —  —  —  —  — 
Aleutian Islands Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Jun 6 20 114 89 139 1,358 1,720
Chignik Total 20 114 89 139 1,358 1,720
Kodiak Jun 2 7 391 138 3,207 1,849 5,592
Kodiak Total 7 391 138 3,207 1,849 5,592
Westward Region Total 36 994 426 6,360 9,064 16,880
Statewide Totals 366 12,606 2,252 35,753 52,350 103,327