from Annual Report 2008

Pacific halibut catch in thousands of pounds (net weight)

Area2A2B2C3A3B4Total
Commercial 675 7,683 6,145 24,166 10,617 8,548 57,834
Sport 481 1,536 3,083 5,629 18 43 10,790
Bycatch Mortality:
  O32 fish 1411 67 216 1,058 485 2,259 4,226
  U32 fish 1571 64 128 1,906 853 3,329 6,437
Personal Use2 303 405 525 372 48 1064 1,486
Wastage:
  O32 fish <1 22 12 61 4 33 132
  U32 fish 15 262 212 924 681 243 2,337
IPHC Research 7 73 61 355 131 106 733
Total 1,506 10,112 10,382 34,471 12,837 14,667 83,975
1Area 2A bycatch is the 2007 estimate as the 2008 estimate will not be available until 2009.
2Figures shown for Alaskan areas are for 2007, the latest data available.
3Treaty Indian ceremonial and subsistence fish authorized in the 2008 Catch Sharing Plan.
4Includes 19,000 pounds of sublegal halibut retained in the 2007 Area 4DE Community Development Quota.