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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 —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kotzebue Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim Kuskokwim Bay —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim River —  —  —  —  —  — 
Kuskokwim Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Norton Sound —  —  —  23 —  23
Norton Sound Total —  —  —  23 —  23
Yukon River Lower Yukon River Jun 7 —  593 —  127 —  720
Upper Yukon River —  2 —  —  —  2
Yukon River Total —  595 —  127 —  722
Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim (AYK) Region Total —  595 —  150 —  745
Central Region Bristol Bay Egegik District Jun 1 —  —  —  —  8,273 8,273
Naknek-Kvichak District Jun 1 1 6 —  —  13,309 13,316
Nushagak District Jun 1 23 523 1 21 7,895 8,463
Togiak District Jun 1 3 152 —  20 442 617
Ugashik District Jun 1 1 —  —  —  6,579 6,580
Bristol Bay Total 28 681 1 41 36,498 37,249
Upper Cook Inlet Central District May 30 6 71 46 267 1,979 2,369
Northern District May 30 2 1 6 6 30 45
Lower Cook Inlet Eastern District May 15 —  —  —  —  61 61
Kamishak Bay District —  —  —  —  47 47
Outer District —  18 —  —  —  18
Southern District Jun 2 1 2 —  59 90 152
Cook Inlet Total 9 92 52 332 2,207 2,692
Prince William Sound Bering River Drift May 23 —  —  —  —  9 9
Coghill District Drift May 30 —  1,834 —  9 67 1,910
Copper River Drift May 16 12 5 1 31 1,103 1,152
Eshamy District Drift/Set May 30 —  97 —  43 638 778
Montague District Drift May 30 —  200 —  21 3 224
PWS General Seine Jun 2 —  311 —  4,966 56 5,333
PWS Hatchery Jun 2 —  935 —  1,509 —  2,444
Unakwik District Drift Jun 16 —  1 —  —  —  1
Prince William Sound Total 12 3,383 1 6,579 1,876 11,851
Central Region Total 49 4,156 54 6,952 40,581 51,792
Southeast Region Annette Island —  —  —  —  —  — 
Hatchery Cost Recovery Jun 1 2 108 —  10 —  120
Hatchery Terminal Gillnet May 1 6 328 —  6 3 343
Hatchery Terminal Seine May 1 6 449 2 10 1 468
Hatchery Terminal Troll Apr 15 —  70 —  5 —  75
Lynn Canal Gillnet Jun 19 —  437 —  6 25 468
Prince of Wales Gillnet Jun 12 1 60 25 93 58 237
Seine-Northern Jun 19 —  17 1 45 1 64
Seine-Southern 9 1,063 123 3,736 142 5,073
Stikine River Gillnet May 2 9 96 3 11 64 183
Taku-Snettisham Gillnet Jun 19 1 327 5 14 34 381
Tree Point Gillnet Jun 19 1 114 5 153 17 290
Troll-Spring Apr 15 42 7 4 —  —  53
Troll-Summer 106 23 457 17 3 606
Troll-Winter Oct 11 52 —  —  —  —  52
Yakutat Gillnet Jun 7 —  —  —  1 73 74
Southeast Region Total 235 3,099 625 4,107 421 8,487
Westward Region Alaska Peninsula North Peninsula Jun 6 2 45 —  1 3,030 3,078
South Peninsula Jun 6 7 349 119 2,793 2,223 5,491
Alaska Peninsula Total 9 394 119 2,794 5,253 8,569
Aleutian Islands —  —  —  —  —  — 
Aleutian Islands Total —  —  —  —  —  — 
Chignik Jun 6 11 71 29 59 1,062 1,232
Chignik Total 11 71 29 59 1,062 1,232
Kodiak Jun 2 6 287 49 615 1,271 2,228
Kodiak Total 6 287 49 615 1,271 2,228
Westward Region Total 26 752 197 3,468 7,586 12,029
Statewide Totals 310 8,602 876 14,677 48,588 73,053