Current season Puget Sound commercial Dungeness crab fishery landings

This page contains information about the latest regulations and daily landings for the Puget Sound commercial Dungeness crab fishery. 

Landings Data Updated 01/27/2020 at 12:25 from Crab Quick Reports and Fish Tickets for Regions 1, 2E, 2W, 3-1, 3-2, and 3-3 and Harvester Quick Reports for Region 2E.

Announcements Updated at 12:25, 01/27/2020

Announcements:

If you have any questions, please call:

  • Daniel Sund at 360-302-3030 ext. 321
  • Katelyn Bosley at 360-302-3030 ext. 319

      Commercial crab catch (in pounds)

      The "Current Commercial Targets" shown in the table below are based on FINAL summer recreational CRC estimates and they include a projection for winter recreational harvest and EUC (6 percent). This number includes a calculation of the commercial EUC (1 percent).

      REGION

      Current projected commercial target

      State commercial harvest to date

      State commercial share remaining

      Commercial status

      Current # of pots per license

      1 1,634,204 1,662,237 -28,033 Region 1 is CLOSED 0
      2 East 562,682 565,053 -2,371 Region 2 East is CLOSED 0
      2 West 129,886 111,426 18,460 Region 2 West is OPEN 50
      3-1 42,040 42,340 -300

      Region 3-1

      is CLOSED

      0
      3-2 192,088 193,357 -1,269

      Region 3-2

      is CLOSED

      0
      3-3 18,394 11,720 6.674 Region 3-3 is OPEN 50
      TOTALS 2,579,294 2,586,133 -6,839    

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      Last updated: January 27, 2020

      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