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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 —  401 —  —  —  401
Kotzebue Total —  401 —  —  —  401
Kuskokwim Kuskokwim Bay —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim River —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Norton Sound Jun 27 —  51 103 209 3 366
Norton Sound Total —  51 103 209 3 366
Yukon River Lower Yukon River Jun 7 —  961 181 127 —  1,269
Upper Yukon River Jul 16 —  29 21 —  —  50
Yukon River Total —  990 202 127 —  1,319
Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim (AYK) Region Total —  1,442 305 336 3 2,086
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 81 531 8,013 9,176
Togiak District Jun 1 4 179 10 211 611 1,015
Ugashik District Jun 1 1 —  —  —  6,795 6,796
Bristol Bay Total 29 731 92 752 37,564 39,168
Upper Cook Inlet Central District May 30 7 123 109 371 2,334 2,944
Northern District May 30 2 3 28 8 48 89
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 10 191 138 473 2,598 3,410
Prince William Sound Bering River Drift May 23 —  —  81 —  9 90
Coghill District Drift May 30 —  1,834 —  9 67 1,910
Copper River Drift May 16 12 6 365 35 1,138 1,556
Eshamy District Drift/Set May 30 —  98 —  66 656 820
Montague District Drift May 30 —  200 —  21 3 224
PWS General Seine Jun 2 —  350 30 8,624 63 9,067
PWS Hatchery Jun 2 —  942 2 4,514 —  5,458
Unakwik District Drift Jun 16 —  1 —  —  —  1
Prince William Sound Total 12 3,431 478 13,269 1,936 19,126
Central Region Total 51 4,353 708 14,494 42,098 61,704
Southeast Region Annette Island Jun 12 2 396 46 1,418 22 1,884
Hatchery Cost Recovery Jun 1 9 2,731 231 331 148 3,450
Hatchery Terminal Gillnet May 1 6 934 8 87 81 1,116
Hatchery Terminal Seine May 1 8 1,246 9 171 7 1,441
Hatchery Terminal Troll Apr 15 —  95 1 8 —  104
Lynn Canal Gillnet Jun 19 —  689 23 66 177 955
Prince of Wales Gillnet Jun 12 2 129 118 358 107 714
Seine-Northern Jun 19 —  149 7 1,499 9 1,664
Seine-Southern Jun 19 20 1,698 241 13,722 594 16,275
Stikine River Gillnet May 2 10 201 22 35 70 338
Taku-Snettisham Gillnet Jun 19 1 448 34 45 148 676
Tree Point Gillnet Jun 19 1 274 46 561 40 922
Troll-Spring Apr 15 42 7 4 —  —  53
Troll-Summer Jul 1 186 62 1,382 45 6 1,681
Troll-Winter Oct 11 52 —  —  —  —  52
Yakutat Gillnet Jun 7 —  1 144 22 93 260
Southeast Region Total 339 9,060 2,316 18,368 1,502 31,585
Westward Region Alaska Peninsula North Peninsula Jun 6 2 89 75 12 3,479 3,657
South Peninsula Jun 6 7 409 181 3,004 2,447 6,048
Alaska Peninsula Total 9 498 256 3,016 5,926 9,705
Aleutian Islands —  —  —  —  —  — 
Aleutian Islands Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Jun 6 21 116 92 140 1,381 1,750
Chignik Total 21 116 92 140 1,381 1,750
Kodiak Jun 2 7 402 202 3,238 2,032 5,881
Kodiak Total 7 402 202 3,238 2,032 5,881
Westward Region Total 37 1,016 550 6,394 9,339 17,336
Statewide Totals 427 15,871 3,879 39,592 52,942 112,711