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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 < 1 124 —  < 1 < 1 124
Kotzebue Total < 1 124 —  < 1 < 1 124
Kuskokwim Kuskokwim Bay Jul 4 8 18 < 1 —  52 79
Kuskokwim River —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim Total 8 18 < 1 —  —  79
Norton Sound Jun 25 < 1 139 14 64 4 221
Norton Sound Total < 1 139 14 64 4 221
Yukon River Lower Yukon River Jun 11 —  380 < 1 4 —  385
Upper Yukon River —  3 —  —  —  3
Yukon River Total —  383 < 1 4 —  388
Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim (AYK) Region Total 9 664 15 68 55 812
Central Region Bristol Bay Egegik District Jun 1 < 1 < 1 < 1 —  8,323 8,323
Naknek-Kvichak District Jun 1 < 1 21 < 1 < 1 16,352 16,374
Nushagak District Jun 16 49 542 5 < 1 5,411 6,008
Togiak District Jun 12 3 82 < 1 < 1 215 300
Ugashik District Jun 1 < 1 < 1 < 1 < 1 5,323 5,324
Bristol Bay Total 52 646 5 1 35,624 36,329
Upper Cook Inlet Central District Jun 3 6 169 73 39 1,719 2,006
Northern District Jun 1 2 4 17 2 39 63
Lower Cook Inlet Eastern District —  < 1 < 1 < 1 83 83
Kamishak Bay District May 25 —  < 1 —  10 11 22
Outer District —  36 < 1 107 < 1 143
Southern District Jun 1 < 1 9 2 179 62 253
Cook Inlet Total 9 219 92 337 1,914 2,570
Prince William Sound Bering River Drift Jun 25 < 1 < 1 —  < 1 2 2
Coghill District Drift May 25 < 1 791 2 180 71 1,043
Copper River Drift May 14 23 15 6 34 1,462 1,539
Eshamy District Drift/Set May 28 < 1 95 5 163 1,047 1,311
Montague District Drift May 28 < 1 171 < 1 56 12 241
PWS General Seine Jun 1 < 1 372 17 42,019 210 42,618
PWS Hatchery May 25 —  1,001 —  2,430 195 3,626
Unakwik District Drift Jun 15 —  < 1 —  < 1 2 2
Prince William Sound Total 24 2,445 31 44,882 3,001 50,383
Central Region Total 85 3,310 128 45,220 40,539 89,282
Southeast Region Annette Island < 1 —  —  —  —  < 1
Hatchery Cost Recovery 5 172 8 37 < 1 222
Hatchery Terminal Gillnet Jun 1 9 413 < 1 117 4 543
Hatchery Terminal Seine May 1 16 864 4 149 5 1,037
Hatchery Terminal Troll May 1 < 1 69 < 1 < 1 < 1 70
Lynn Canal Gillnet Jun 21 < 1 479 1 221 18 720
Prince of Wales Gillnet Jun 15 2 110 50 89 71 322
Seine-Northern Jun 28 < 1 190 17 5,251 37 5,495
Seine-Southern Jun 21 < 1 1,019 61 1,483 141 2,704
Stikine River Gillnet Jun 15 14 87 4 18 17 140
Taku-Snettisham Gillnet Jun 21 < 1 435 5 175 20 636
Tree Point Gillnet Jun 21 1 195 5 57 16 274
Troll-Spring May 1 54 26 7 38 < 1 125
Troll-Summer Jul 1 165 46 366 48 1 627
Troll-Winter Oct 11 51 < 1 —  —  —  51
Yakutat Gillnet Jun 7 < 1 < 1 < 1 5 56 63
Southeast Region Total 321 4,105 529 7,689 386 13,030
Westward Region Alaska Peninsula North Peninsula Jun 24 4 45 2 2 2,134 2,187
South Peninsula Jun 10 49 354 180 3,110 2,321 6,014
Alaska Peninsula Total 53 399 182 3,112 4,455 8,202
Aleutian Islands —  —  —  —  —  — 
Aleutian Islands Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Jun 24 9 56 52 573 989 1,678
Chignik Total 9 56 52 573 989 1,678
Kodiak Jun 3 6 397 143 4,796 1,569 6,910
Kodiak Total 6 397 143 4,796 1,569 6,910
Westward Region Total 68 852 377 8,480 7,014 16,790
Statewide Totals 482 8,930 1,049 61,458 47,994 119,913