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Puget Sound Commercial Dungeness Crab Fishery

Commercial crab catch (in pounds).
UpdatedOctober 17, 2014from Crab Quick Report and Soft Fish Tickets for Regions 1, 2E, 2W, 3-1, 3-2, and 3-3.

ANNOUNCEMENT: The 2014-15 Puget Sound Commercial Crab Fishery opened at 8:00 am, Wednesday, October 1st, 2014.  Please check this web page frequently for updates.

Important Update:  Region 2 East and Region 2 West CLOSED on Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 7:00 pm. 

NOTICE: The 2014 Summer Recreational Harvest data in the table below is a projection based on early returns of Catch Record Cards.  The Winter Recreational Harvest is merely a estimation based on previous years activity.  These numbers will change.

NOTICE: The 2014 Puget Sound Commercial Crab Information Packet for Fishers and Buyers has been updated and can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate link on the sidebar.

NOTICE: The Puget Sound Commercial Crab Hotline number is being phased out this season. 

 

  STATE RECREATIONAL HARVEST STATE COMMERCIAL    
REGION SUMMER
PROJECTED
WINTER
PROJECTED
HARVEST
TO DATE
SHARE
REMANING
COMMERCIAL
STATUS
CURRENT # OF
POTS PER LICENSE
1 575,000 100,000 890,830 534,170 Region 1 is OPEN 50
2 East 805,000 75,000 300,252 19,748 Region 2 East is CLOSED 0
2 West 140,000 20,000 54,485 15,515 Region 2 West is CLOSED 0
3-1 0 0 21,652 68,348 Region 3-1 is OPEN 100
3-2 100,000 25,000 3,571 121,429 Region 3-2 is OPEN 100
3-3 4,100 900 0 35,000 Region 3-3 is OPEN 100
TOTALS 1,624,100 220,900 1,270,790 794,210    
 

Daily Landings Summary
MS Excel Format

Last updated
October 17, 2014

These landings are preliminary and subject to revision as fish receiving tickets are received.

Region 1: MFSF 20A, 20B, 21A, 21B, 22A, 22B

Region 2E: MFSF 24A, 24B, 24C, 24D, 26AE

Region 2W: (25C not included), MFSF 25B, 25D, 26AW

Region 3-1: West Beach area, MFSF 23A and 23B

Region 3-2: MFSF 25A, 25E, 23D

Region 3-3: MFSF 23C & 29