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Fishing periods, number of fishing days, catch limit, commercial, research, and total catch (thousands of pounds, net weight) by regulatory area for the 2012 Pacific halibut commercial fishery.
Area Fishing Period Catch
Limit
No. Of Days Commercial
Catch
Research
Catch
Total
Catch
2A Treaty Indian Unrestricted:
3/24 - 3/26
5/1

48 hours
13 hours

157.0
133.0

157.0
133.0
Restricted:
3/17-19

55 hours

67

67
Treaty Indian Total 321.7 357.0 0 357.0
2A Commercial
Incidental in
Salmon Fishery
5/1 - 7/3 30.6 64 days 29.7 29.7
Incidental in
Sablefish Fishery
5/1 - 10/31 21.1 184 days 4.9 4.9
Directed1 6/27
7/11

10 hours
10 hours
134.3
30.1


Directed Total 173.2 164.4 0 164.4
2A Total 546.6 556.0 17 573.0
Area Fishing Period Catch
Limit
Adjusted
Catch
Limit2
Commercial
Catch
Research
Catch
Total
Catch
2B 3/17- 11/7 5,953 5,958 5,8743 109 5,983
2C 3/17- 11/7 2,624 2,656 2,5754 119 2,694
3A 3/17- 11/7 11,918 12,033 11,735 297 12,032
3B 3/17- 11/7 5,070 5,225 4,932 113 5,045
4A 3/17- 11/7 1,567 1,627 1,543 40 1,583
4B 3/17- 11/7 1,869 1,922 1,715 23 1,738
4C 3/17- 11/7 1,107 1,136 5595 4 563
4D 3/17- 11/7 1,107 1,140 1,4225,6 9 1,431
4E 3/17- 11/7 250 250 3476 0 347
Alaska Total 25,512 25,989 24,829 604 25,433
Grand Total 32,012 32,4947 31,258 731 31,989

1Fishing period limits by vessel class.
2Includes adjustments from the underage and overage programs. Additionally, in 2B, quota held by DFO for First Nations through relinquishment processes are included.
3Includes the pounds that were landed by Native communal commercial licenses (FL licenses).
4Includes the pounds taken in the Metlakatla fishery within Annette Islands Reserve.
5Area 4C IFQ and CDQ could be fished in Area 4D by NMFS and IPHC regulations.
6Area 4D CDQ could be fished in Area 4E by NMFS and IPHC regulations.
7Includes Area 2A catch limit.

Alaskan Commercial and IPHC research catch (thousands of pounds, net weight). Numbers may differ from previously published data due to rounding or subsequent data updates.


Year Catch Limit Underage/Overage Commercial Research C+R Total
1991 47,500 - 49,521 14 49,535
1992 51,730 - 51,578 254 51,832
1993 43,240 - 47,959 178 48,137
1994 46,400 - 44,035 414 44,449
1995 38,620 - 33,750 211 33,961
1996 38,620 941 36,686 814 37,500
1997 53,000 962 51,182 1,180 52,362
1998 58,000 804 53,429 2,697 56,126
1999 61,200 1,686 58,961 2,190 61,151
2000 56,070 1,226 54,777 2,218 56,995
2001 61,530 842 58,595 1,135 59,730
2002 61,860 1,337 60,563 1,172 61,735
2003 61,860 673 59,551 982 60,533
2004 61,225 614 59,058 1,007 60,065
2005 59,239 821 57,301 1,387 58,688
2006 55,260 988 54,219 928 55,147
2007 52,360 778 51,511 798 52,309
2008 50,180 704 49,476 653 50,129
2009 45,500 723 44,156 764 44,920
2010 42,360 914 41,872 699 42,571
2011 32,510 513 31,711 567 32,278
2012 25,512 477 24,791 563 25,354
2013 23,000 457 21,963 495 22,458
2014 16,752 481 16,641 641 17,282

Underage/overage: +ve value is an underage, -ve an overage

Commercial and IPHC research catch (pounds, net weight) by IPHC statistical area. Numbers may differ from previously published data due to rounding or subsequent data updates.

 

Stat Area Commercial Research Grand Total Reg AreaArea Total
007/009 1,001 1,001
010 4,023 4,023
020 50,695 50,695 2A 369,817
030 3,578 3,578
040 22,842 2,219 25,061
050 280,107 5,352 285,459
060 165,794 165,794
070 53,901 53,901
080 475,424 475,424
081 43,431 43,431
090 272,764 272,764
091 449,856 449,856
092 34,271 34,271
100 925,639 925,639
102 1,352,450 1,352,450
103 31,419 31,419
110 257,674 257,674 2B 9,910,844
112 1,256,852 1,256,852
114 72,519 72,519
120 144,455 144,455
121 178,050 158 178,208
122 23,826 23,826
130 958,252 11,371 969,623
131 1,378,430 1,378,430
132 680,300 1,362 681,662
133 436,665 209 436,874
134 166,119 166,119
135 539,653 539,653
140 259,593 259,593
141 249,774 249,774
142 75,831 75,831
143 214,484 214,484
144 122,230 122,230
150 993,931 993,931
151 793,997 793,997
152 372,217 372,217
153 166,385 166,385
160 1,864,347 1,864,347 2C 10,378,542
161 417,458 417,458
162 1,098,154 1,098,154
163 125,876 125,876
170 1,373,193 1,373,193
171 219,671 219,671
173 229,644 229,644
174 44,519 44,519
181 778,149 778,149
182 658,206 658,206
183 39,400 39,400
184 281,483 281,483
185 872,216 872,216
190 971,769 971,769
200 986,007 986,007
210 938,906 938,906
220 736,343 736,343
230 1,317,957 1,317,957
232 150,930 150,930
240 1,738,965 5,821 1,744,786 3A 24,843,824
242 213,380 213,380
250 3,842,530 39,610 3,882,140
260 4,133,012 56,556 4,189,568
261 1,159,777 1,159,777
270 2,991,716 80,727 3,072,443
271 439,710 439,710
280 3,486,916 117,087 3,604,003
281 563,889 563,889
290 683,530 63,377 746,907
300 599,704 32,949 632,653
310 405,304 17,690 422,994 3B 3,860,240
320 862,581 862,581
330 823,208 823,208
340 371,897 371,897
350 506,938 506,938
360 414,648 414,648 4A 1,803,462
370-390 45,617 45,617
Bering Sea 836,259 836,259
400/410 201,256 201,256
420 139,105 139,105
430 97,876 97,876
440 124,527 124,527 4B 2,017,108
450-480 121,517 121,517
490 113,455 113,455
Bering Sea 1,219,372 1,219,372
Bering Sea 714,882 714,882 4C 714,882
Bering Sea 710,901 710,901 4D 710,901
Bering Sea 120,226 120,226 4E 120,226

Commercial and IPHC research catch (pounds, net weight) by IPHC statistical area. Numbers may differ from previously published data due to rounding or subsequent data updates.

Stat Area Commercial Research Grand Total Reg AreaArea Total
009 8,882 8,882
010 6,247 6,247
020 104,769 104,769 2A 504,343
030 30,381 30,381
040 24,268 24,268
050 329,796 329,796
060 165,699 165,699
070 136,226 136,226
080 415,751 415,751
081 44,409 44,409
090 341,812 718 342,530
091 671,676 4,956 676,632
092 48,524 48,524
100 721,220 721,220
102 1,403,997 26,073 1,430,070
103 15,819 15,819
110 540,495 540,495 2B 10,627,363
112 1,316,886 12,368 1,329,254
114 43,683 43,683
120 296,627 296,627
121 198,956 4,477 203,433
122 38,247 38,247
130 1,008,955 10,320 1,019,275
131 1,285,624 118 1,285,742
132 806,123 7,578 813,701
133 466,877 2,712 469,589
134 158,072 158,072
135 432,365 432,365
140 393,473 393,473
141 354,074 354,074
142 124,065 124,065
143 218,770 218,770
144 40,250 40,250
150 891,827 891,827
151 1,188,852 1,188,852
152 384,746 384,746
153 141,281 141,281
160 1,579,609 1,579,609 2C 11,289,516
161 441,918 441,918
162 1,439,130 1,439,130
163 258,661 258,661
170 1,412,673 1,412,673
171/174 280,745 280,745
173 265,164 265,164
181 858,055 858,055
182 711,674 711,674
183 116,105 116,105
184 188,444 188,444
185 814,616 814,616
190 926,968 926,968
200 1,087,171 1,087,171
210 730,907 730,907
220 634,633 634,633
230 1,186,911 1,186,911
232 140,750 140,750
240 1,662,440 1,662,440
242 213,288 213,288
250 3,059,094 37,715 3,096,809 3A 22,737,512
260 3,531,605 46,474 3,578,079
261 1,257,442 1,257,442
270 3,644,708 21,929 3,666,637
271 317,463 317,463
280 3,224,219 24,620 3,248,839
281 174,559 174,559
290 2,101,406 13,182 2,114,588
300 1,261,713 34,334 1,296,047
310 1,288,593 1,288,593
320 1,839,971 1,839,971 3B 7,855,357
330 706,582 706,582
340 609,576 609,576
350 537,192 537,192
360 423,023 423,023
370 57,909 57,909 4A 2,560,741
380/390 54,006 54,006
Bering Sea 1,488,611 1,488,611
400 74,343 74,343
410 185,933 185,933
420 175,349 175,349
430 90,979 90,979 4B 1,962,364
440 163,732 163,732
Bering Sea 1,272,028 1,272,028
Bering Sea 831,018 831,018 4C 831,018
Bering Sea 836,160 836,160 4D 836,160
Bering Sea 64,235 64,235 4E 64,235

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