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Brine shrimp harvester update

October 24, 2013

Dear Brine Shrimp Harvester

A sampling run on the south arm of Great Salt Lake was conducted on October 21, 2013. The enumeration and analysis have been completed. All presented values are per liter of lake water.

The cumulative harvest poundage totals through harvest day October 23, 2013 are:

Thank you for your support of our work here at The Great Salt Lake Ecosystem Program.

John Luft
Great Salt Lake Ecosystem Program Manager

NOTE: Errors were discovered in the cumulative lake and beach harvest reported for harvest date October 18 and 19. The corrected values from October 17 through October 23 are given below in pounds:

  Harvest date     Cumulative  
  lake  
  Cumulative  
  shore  
  Cumulative  
  harvest  
October 17, 2013 2,381,227 2,654,423 5,080,642
October 18, 2013 2,572,286 2,898,044 5,515,322
October 19, 2013 3,068,223 3,111,291 6,224,506
October 20, 2013 3,224,107 3,418,090 6,687,189
October 21, 2013 3,681,000 3,676,758 7,402,750
October 22, 2013 4,004,279 3,998,161 8,047,432
October 23, 2013 4,280,001 4,252,643 8,577,636