Fishing periods, number of fishing days, catch limit, commercial, research, and total catch (thousands of pounds, net weight) by regulatory area for the 2009 Pacific halibut commercial fishery.
Area Fishing Period Catch
Limit
No. Of Days Commercial
Catch
Research
Catch
Total
Catch
2A Treaty Indian Separately managed:
Mar 21 - Jul 15
117 224.4 224.4
Restricted:
Mar 21- May 9
50 78.9 78.9
Treaty Indian Total 303.5 303.3 0 303.3
2A Commercial
Incidental in
Salmon Fishery
May 1 - Nov 15 29.4 199 11.6 0 11.6
Incidental in
Sablefish
Fishery
May 1 - Oct 31 11.9 184 5.1 0 5.1
Directed Jun 241 10-hrs 82.7 0
Jul 81 10-hrs 82.5 0
Directed
Total
166.4 165.2 5 170.2
2A Total 511.2 485.2 5 490.2
Area Fishing Period Catch
Limit
Adjusted
Catch
Limit2
Commercial
Catch
Research
Catch
Total
Catch
2B 3/21 - 11/15 6,711.6 7,051.0 6,538.03 99 6,637.0
2C 3/21 - 11/15 5,020.0 5,253.0 4,866.04 89 4,955.0
3A 3/21 - 11/15 21,700.0 21,903.0 21,399.0 356 21,755.0
3B 3/21 - 11/15 10,900.0 10,995.0 10,616.0 165 10,781.0
4A 3/21 - 11/15 2,550.0 2,620.0 2,464.0 64 2,528.0
4B 3/21 - 11/15 1,870.0 1,896.0 1,534.0 59 1,593.0
4C 3/21 - 11/15 1,569.0 1,625.0 638.05 7 645.0
4D 3/21 - 11/15 1,569.0 1,609.0 2,186.05,6 24 2,210.0
4E 3/21 - 11/15 322.0 322.0 455.06 0 455.0
Alaska Total 45,500.0 46,223.0 44,158.0 764 44,922.0
Grand Total 52,722.8 53,785.2 51,181.2 868 52,049.2

1Fishing period limits by vessel class.
2Includes adjustments from the underage and overage programs.
3Includes pounds that were landed by Native communal commercial licenses (FL licenses).
4Includes pounds taken by Metlakatla Indians during additional fishing within reservation waters.
5Area 4C IFQ and CDQ can be fished in Area 4D by NMFS and IPHC regulations.
6Area 4D CDQ can be fished in Area 4E by NMFS and IPHC regulations.