Bering Sea Aleutian Islands 
Prohibited Species Catch Report
(Includes CDQ)
Through: 
13-Apr-2024
National Marine Fisheries Service 
Alaska Region, Sustainable Fisheries 
Catch Accounting
Chinook Salmon
Gear Other Than Pelagic Trawl Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
BSAI Chinook PSC NON-PTR
Count
1,512
N/A
N/A
N/A
0
Total: 
1,512
N/A
N/A
N/A
0
Trawl Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
AI Chinook Salmon PSQ
Count
0
53
53
0%
0
 
AI Pollock (Pelagic)
Count
0
647
647
0%
0
X
BS Chinook Salmon PSQ
Count
694
3,690
2,996
19%
0
X
BS Pollock (Pelagic)
Count
4,451
41,310
36,859
11%
119
Total: 
5,145
45700
40,555
11%
119
Halibut Mortality
Other Non Trawl Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
Halibut Mortality (Non-Trawl)
MT
46
710
664
6%
2
Total: 
46
710
664
6%
2
Trawl Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
Halibut Mortality (Trawl)
MT
693
2,104
1,411
33%
14
Total: 
693
2104
1,411
33%
14
Trawl and Hook-and-Line Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
Halibut Mortality PSQ
MT
53
315
262
17%
5
Total: 
53
315
262
17%
5
Herring (includes CDQ fisheries)
Trawl Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
Pacific Cod
MT
0
13
13
0%
0
 
Pollock Pelagic
MT
625
2,256
1,631
28%
2
 
Pollock, Atka Mackerel, Other Species
MT
0
30
30
0%
0
 
Rock Sole, Flathead Sole, Other Flatfish
MT
37
74
37
50%
17
 
Rockfish
MT
0
8
8
0%
0
 
Turbot, Arrowtooth, Kamchatka, Sablefish
MT
0
8
8
0%
0
 
Yellowfin Sole
MT
4
146
142
3%
4
Total: 
666
2535
1,869
26%
23
Opilio (Tanner) Crab - COBLZ
Trawl Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
Opilio Crab
Count
92,915
3,142,604
3,049,689
3%
81
 
Opilio Crab PSQ
Count
2,711
465,450
462,739
1%
0
Total: 
95,627
3608054
3,512,427
3%
81
Bairdi Crab, Zone 1
Trawl Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
Bairdi Crab
Count
21,034
761,675
740,641
3%
4,414
 
Bairdi Crab PSQ
Count
1,205
104,860
103,655
1%
382
Total: 
22,238
866535
844,297
3%
4,796
Bairdi Crab, Zone 2
Trawl Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
Bairdi Crab
Count
87,431
1,854,216
1,766,785
5%
1,800
 
Bairdi Crab PSQ
Count
9,613
317,790
308,177
3%
443
Total: 
97,044
2172006
2,074,962
4%
2,243
Red King Crab, Zone 1
Trawl Gear
Seasons 
Account
Units
Total Catch
Limit
Remaining
% Taken
Last Week Catch
 
Red King Crab
Count
3,154
68,892
65,738
5%
1,288
 
Red King Crab PSQ
Count
267
10,379
10,112
3%
254
Total: 
3,421
79271
75,850
4%
1,542
“Other flatfish” for PSC monitoring includes all flatfish species, except for halibut (a prohibited species), Alaska plaice, arrowtooth flounder, flathead sole, Greenland turbot, Kamchatka flounder, rock sole, and yellowfin sole.
COBLZ: C. Opilio Crab Bycatch Limitation Zone. 50 CFR 679.21(e) and Figure 13.
Zone 1: Federal Reporting Areas 508, 509, 512, 516.
Zone 2: Federal Reporting Areas 513, 517, 521.
Data is based on observer reports extrapolated to total groundfish harvest. Estimates for all weeks may change due to incorporation of late or corrected data.
No Chinook salmon PSC limits apply to the non-PTR trawl fisheries.
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Note: All weights are in metric tons.
Report run on Apr 18, 2024, 6:34:27 AM