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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 —  15 3 —  —  18
Yukon River Total —  976 184 127 —  1,287
Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim (AYK) Region Total —  1,428 287 336 3 2,054
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 6 364 35 1,138 1,555
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 3,431 477 13,269 1,936 19,125
Central Region Total 51 4,353 707 14,494 42,098 61,703
Southeast Region Annette Island Jun 12 1 288 6 1,107 18 1,420
Hatchery Cost Recovery Jun 1 7 2,547 61 301 148 3,064
Hatchery Terminal Gillnet May 1 6 931 8 87 81 1,113
Hatchery Terminal Seine May 1 8 1,237 9 168 6 1,428
Hatchery Terminal Troll Apr 15 —  93 1 8 —  102
Lynn Canal Gillnet Jun 19 —  682 21 65 175 943
Prince of Wales Gillnet Jun 12 2 127 104 358 107 698
Seine-Northern Jun 19 —  149 7 1,502 9 1,667
Seine-Southern Jun 19 19 1,671 238 13,478 591 15,997
Stikine River Gillnet May 2 10 201 17 35 70 333
Taku-Snettisham Gillnet Jun 19 1 448 34 45 148 676
Tree Point Gillnet Jun 19 1 269 44 561 40 915
Troll-Spring Apr 15 42 7 4 —  —  53
Troll-Summer Jul 1 181 64 1,366 45 6 1,662
Troll-Winter Oct 11 52 —  —  —  —  52
Yakutat Gillnet Jun 7 —  1 136 22 93 252
Southeast Region Total 330 8,715 2,056 17,782 1,492 30,375
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 418 15,512 3,600 39,006 52,932 111,468