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.