from Annual Report 2007

Pacific halibut catch in thousands of pounds (net weight)

Area2A2B2C3A3B4Total
Commercial 774 9,694 8,346 26,133 9,047 7,985 61,979
Sport 504 1,556 3,049 6,283 10 46 11,448
Bycatch Mortality1:
  O32 fish 250 150 210 990 450 2,880 4,930
  U32 fish 120 200 130 1,780 790 4,200 7,220
Personal Use2 333 300 580 382 49 1374 1,481
Wastage:
  O32 fish 3 29 25 53 18 24 152
  U32 fish 16 438 267 918 423 224 2,286
IPHC Research 15 78 127 360 202 109 891
Total 1,715 12,445 12,734 36,899 10,989 15,605 90,387
1Bycatch estimates for Area 2A are from 2006, the most recent year from which data area available.
2Estimates for areas off Alaska are from 2006, the most recent year from which data area available.
3Treaty Indian ceremonial and subsistence fish authorized in the 2007 Catch Sharing Plan.
4Includes 19,700 pounds of sublegal halibut retained in the 2006 Area 4DE Community Development Quota.