from Annual Report 2004

Pacific halibut catch in thousands of pounds (net weight)

Area2A2B2C3A3B4Total
Commercial1 884 12,162 10,233 25,168 15,460 9,204 73,111
Sport 487 1,373 2,306 4,743 9 15 8,933
Bycatch Mortality:
O32 fish 367 140 149 1,520 393 2,725 5,294
U32 fish 136 121 205 2,084 837 3,764 7,147
Personal Use2 193 300 628 280 28 1224 1,377
Wastage:
O32 fish 0 31 76 15 40 37 199
U32 fish 4 299 274 675 716 131 2,099
Total 1,897 14,426 13,871 34,485 17,483 15,998 98,160
1Commercial catch includes IPHC research catch.
2Includes revised estimates for the 2003 subsistence harvest in Alaska.
3Treaty Indian ceremonial and subsistence harvest authorized in the Catch Sharing Plan.
4Includes 16,188 pounds of sublegal halibut retained in the 2004 Area 4DE Community Development Quota fishery.