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