The 2014 estimates of total removals (thousands of pounds, net weight) and 2014 catch limits and catch of Pacific halibut by regulatory area.

Area2A2B2C3A3B4Total
Commercial Landings 510 5,776 3,275 7,383 2,816 3,167 22,927
Commercial Mortality 21
242
120
439
326
138
1,286
Sport Landings1 370
913
1,940 3,591 19
23 6,856
Sport Mortality 13
34
72
83
0
1
203
Bycatch Mortality 94
244
16
1,610
1,247
6,131
9,342
Personal Use2 32
405 396 254 16 273 1,130
IPHC Research 21
106
147 278 100
116
768
Total Removals 1,061 7,720 5,966 13,638 4,524 9,603 42,512
2014 Catch Limit4 9605 6,8506 4,1607 9,4307
2,840
3,275 27,515
2014 Catch 9125 6,6896 4,2587 9,9767
2,816
3,167 27,818
1Sport landing estimates for Alaska are preliminary
2Includes 2012 Alaskan subsistence harvest estimates. Updated numbers for 2013 and 2014 were not available at time of printing.
3Includes 5,533 pounds of sublegal halibut retained in the 2014 Area 4DE Community Development Quota.
4Does not include poundage from the underage/overage programs in Area 2B or Alaska.
5Includes commercial, sport, and treaty subsistence catch.
6Includes commercial and sport catch
7Includes commercial and sport guided fishery catch and incidental wastage for both fisheries.
Commercial fishing periods, number of fishing days, catch limit, commercial, research and total catch (thousands of pounds, net weight) by regulatory area for the 2013 Pacific halibut commercial fishery.
Area Fishing Period Catch
Limit
No. Of Days Commercial
Catch
Research
Catch
Total
Catch
2A Treaty Indian Unrestricted:
3/11 - 3/13


48 hours

228


228

Restricted
3/20-21

Late Season:
5/8



30 hours

10 hours


58

22



58

22

Treaty Indian Total
307.5


308







Incidental in
Salmon Fishery
4/1-9/11 29.71 163 days
34
34
Incidental in
Sablefish Fishery
4/1 - 10/31 14.3 214 days 12
12

Directed2

6/25
7/9

10 hours
10 hours
124
32


Directed Total
168.1
156
156
2A Total
519.6
510 21 531
Area Fishing Period Catch
Limit
Adjusted
Catch
Limit3
Commercial
Catch
Research
Catch
Total
Catch4
2B 3/8- 11/7 5,793 5,776 5,7764 106
5,882
2C 3/8- 11/7 3,319
3,368 3,2755 147 3,422
3A 3/8- 11/7 7,318 7,526 7,383 278 7,661
3B 3/8- 11/7 2,840 2,937 2,816 100
2,916
4A 3/8- 11/7 850
885
833
73
906
4B 3/8- 11/7 1,140 1,195 1,091 28 1,119
4C 3/8- 11/7 596.6
619
391
6
397
4D 3/8- 11/7 596.6
611
7006,7 9
709
4E 3/8- 11/7 91.8
92
1527 0 152
Alaska Total
16,752.0 17,233
16,641 641
17,282
Grand Total
23,064.6 23,5298 22,927 768
23,695

1Does not include 4,000 pound roll-over from the directed commercial fishery
2Fishing period limits by vessel class.
3Includes adjustments from the underage/overage programs, and in 2B, quota held by DFO for First Nations through relinquishment processes and the Use of Fish allocation.
4Includes the pounds that were landed by Native communal commercial licenses (FL licenses).
5Includes the pounds taken in the Metlakatla fishery within Annette Islands Reserve.
6Area 4C IFQ and CDQ could be fished in Area 4D by NMFS and IPHC regulations.
7Area 4D CDQ could be fished in Area 4E by NMFS and IPHC regulations.
8Includes Area 2A catch limit.

Commercial and IPHC research catch (thousands of 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
008/009 6 4 10
010 30 4 34
020 106 2 108 2A 542
030 8 1 9
040 59 1 60
050 317 4 321
060 176 4 108
061 12 12
070 101 2 103
080 142 1 143
081 6 6
090 192 2 194
091 290 8 298
092 37 37
100 467 1 468
102 900 24 924
103 14 14 2B 6,043
110 112 2
114
112 1,199 20 1,219
114 46 46
120 90 90
121 241 5 246
122 27 27
130 412 7 419
131 549 5 554
132 267 5 272
133 229 4 233
134 50 50
135 392 2 394
140 78 12 90
141 12 9 21
142 47 10 57
143 102 3 105
144 6 1 7
150 104 22 126
151 194 9 203
152 263 4 267
153 35 4 39
160 365 13 378
161 124 4 128 2C 3,033
162 520 6 5261
163 72 1 73
170 221 7 228
171 101 3 104
173 80 3 83
174 23 23
181 276 6 282
182 178 2 180
183 35 2 37
184 76 76
185 675 16 691
190 675 15 690
200 731 16 747
210 605 9 614
220 771 10 781
230 206 10 216
232 73 2 75
240 1,111 13 1,124 3A 11,077
242 218 4 222
250 2,225 30 2,255
260 1,347 30 1,377
261 421 9 430
270 818 27 845
271 258 8 266
280 633 23 656
281 85 3 88
290 1,821 21 1,842
300 628 20 648
310 351 17 368
320 540 11 551 3B 4,091
330 435 8 443
340 234 5 239
350 90 4 94
360 196 1 197
370 36 2 38
380 84 3 87
390/395 7 7
400 97 1 98
410 48 2 50 4 4,257
420 75 2 77
430 58 2 60
440 96 2 98
450-480 19 4 23
490 110 3 113
500 11 1 12
Bering Sea 3,263 40 3,303
Grand Total 28,440 6032 29,043
1Statistical areas as defined in IPHC Technical Report No. 49.
2Includes pounds discarded at the dock and differences due to rounding.

Commercial and IPHC research catch (thousands of 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
006/009 1
4 5


010 38 6
44

020 102 2 104 2A 531
030 3
1 4


040 38
2
40

050 328 6
334

060/061 115 5
120

070 97
5
102

080 99
2
101

081 5
0
5


090 137 4
141

091 278 7
285

092 36 0
36

100 699
1 700


102 761
28 789


103 57
0
57
2B 5,882
110 72
1
73


112 844
23 867


114 102
0
102


120 37
0
37


121 97
8
105


122 25 0
25

130 430 9
439

131 764
3
767


132 430
5 435


133 191
4
195


134 39
0
39


135 461
1
462


140 33
14 47


141 18 12
30


142 63
13 76


143 125 5
130

144 18
1 19


150 128 27 155

151 178 11
189


152 290 5
295

153 83
5
88


160 494
17 511


161 134 4 138 2C 3,422
162 598 9
607


163 61
2
63

170 177
6
183

171 120 3 123

173 47
3 50


174 43 0
43

181 297 8
305


182 220
1
221


183 38 1
39


184 110
0
110


185 642 16
658

190 345
20
365

200 695
21 716

210 430
14
444


220 577
13 590


230 145
14 159


232 68
4
72


240 685
19 704
3A 7,661
242 142
10
152


250 1,308
26
1,334


260 786
41
827


261 277
8
285


270 606
26 632


271 112
9
121


280 533
29 562

281 32
8
40


290 1,376 24 1,400

300 421
24 445


310 273
17 290


320 296
13 309
3B 2,916
330 241
15
256


340 209 7
216


350 76
6
82


360 121 2
123

370 35 1
36

380 53
5
58


390/395 3
13
16


400 117 1 118

410 41 3
44
4 3,283
420 54
2 56


430 79
3
82


440 72
2 74


450 0
1
1

460-480 6
2
8


490 90 2
92


500 0
1 1


Bering Sea 2,420 72
2,492

Grand Total 22,927 768
23,695

1Statistical areas as defined in IPHC Technical Report No. 49.
2Includes pounds discarded at the dock and differences due to rounding.

The 2013 total removals (thousands of pounds, net weight), 2014 catch limits and catch of Pacific halibut by IPHC regulatory area.

Area2A2B2C3A3B4Total
Commercial 526 5,951 2,912 10,852 4,009 4,190 28,440
Sport1 507 822 1,627 3,715 20 25 6,716
Bycatch Mortality2






O26 fish 119 185 8 927 621 3,186 5,046
U26 fish 10 40 0 510 260 2,020 2,840
Personal Use3 29 405 396 254 16 324 1,132
Wastage Mortality 27 207 107 518 407 163 1,429
IPHC Research 16 92 121 225 82 67 6035
Total Removals 1,234 7,702 5,171 17,001 5,415 9,683 46,206
2013 Catch Limit6 9907 7,0388 2,970 11,030 4,290 4,710 31,028
2013 Catch 1,0627 6,7738 2,912 10,852 4,009 4,190 29,798
2013 Sport GHL

788 2,734

NA
2013 Guided harvest

723 2,271

NA
1Alaska sport estimates are preliminary; Areas 2A and 2B are final estimates.
2Area 2A bycatch is the 2012 estimate as the 2013 estimate will not be available until 2014.
3Includes 2012 Alaskan subsistence harvest estimates.
4Includes 10,000 pounds of U32 halibut retained in the 2013 Area 4DE Community Development Quota.
5Includes pounds discarded at the dock and differences due to rounding.
6Does not include pounds from the underage/overage programs in Area 2B or Alaska.
7Includes commercial, sport, and treaty subsistence allocations and catch.
8Includes commercial and sport allocations and catch.