Over half of the quota available in the Togiak Sac Roe Herring Fishery has been harvested.
On Thursday the purse seine fleet hauled in another 1.2-thousand tons of herring on 22 deliveries. The roe percentage of Thursday's purse seine catch was 9.8-percent. Through Thursday the purse seine harvest is 11.6-thousand tons of herring out of their total quota of just over 21-thousand tons. The gillnet fleet hauled in 566-tons of herring on Thursday on 66-deliveries. The roe percentage was 10.3-percent. Through Thursday the gillnet fleet has hauled in over 3.5-thousand tons of herring out of their quota of just over 9-thousand tons. Currently the gillnet part of the fishery is open until further notice and the purse seine fishery is open through Saturday night at 8.