from Annual Report 2006

Pacific halibut catch in thousands of pounds (net weight)

Area2A2B2C3A3B4Total
Commercial1 829 12,005 10,492 25,714 10,792 8,149 67,981
Sport 516 2,262 3,033 6,088 11 63 11,973
Bycatch Mortality:
  O32 fish 235 151 216 1,246 452 2,555 4,855
  U32 fish 163 169 125 1,693 812 4,321 7,283
Personal Use2 383 300 598 429 46 128 1,539
Wastage:
  O32 fish 2 36 21 51 11 18 139
  U32 fish 4 466 286 712 472 144 2,084
Total 1,787 15,389 14,771 35,993 12,596 15,378 95,854
1Commercial catch includes IPHC research catch.
2Figures include final 2006 estimates for Areas 2A and 2B, and 2005 subsistence harvest for Alaskan areas.
3Treaty Indian ceremonial and subsistence fish authorized in the Catch Sharing Plan.
4Includes 23,200 pounds of sublegal halibut retained in the 2005 Area 4DE Community Development Quota.