St. Matthew Island Blue King Crab Mortality
(Groundfish PSC only)
Crab year: 2018-2019
National Marine Fisheries Service
Alaska Region, Sustainable Fisheries
Current Week Catch
An 80% handling mortality rate was applied to estimates of bycatch in trawl fisheries, and a 50% handling mortality rate was applied to fixed gear fisheries using pot and hook and line gear.
Trawl includes non-pelagic and pelagic trawl gear.
Fixed gear includes pot and hook-and-line gear.
Male mortality only.
Report run on: April 07, 2021 12:22 PM