Data by Lake and Port

Charter Fishing Data

Charter fishing data from 2012-2016 (for state of Michigan waters). Data is organized in tabular format by year and contains fish harvest and fishing effort data. Within each year, data is reported by specific water body and also fishing location. To view individual data tables, click on desired year then desired data table.

2016
2015
2014
2013
2012

Data is only available for the last five years. If you need data from beyond the last five years, please contact Donna Wesander at wesanderd@michigan.gov or 231-547-2914 x 223.

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2016


Lake Michigan
 
   
St. Clair System  
Targeted & Total Catch for St. Clair System Lake St. Clair
   
Lake Erie  
Grid Map
Targeted & Total Catch for Lake Erie Grid 500
Grid 702 Grid 703
Grid 801 Grid 802
   
Lake Huron  
Targeted & Total Catch for Lake Huron Harbor Beach
Alpena Mackinac Island
Au Gres Mackinaw City
Cedarville-Hessel Oscoda
Cheboygan Port Austin
De Tour Port Huron
Drummond Island Port Sanilac
Grindstone City Presque Isle
Rockport  
Saginaw Bay St. Ignace
St. Marys River
   
Lake Superior  
 
Au Train Keweenaw Peninsula (all sites)
Black River Harbor Marquette
Grand Marais Ontonagon-Silver City
Isle Royale

2015


Lake Michigan
 
   
St. Clair System  
Targeted & Total Catch for St. Clair System Lake St. Clair
   
Lake Erie - Grid Map  
Targeted & Total Catch for Lake Erie Grid 500
Grid 702 Grid 703
Grid 801 Grid 802
   
Lake Huron  
Targeted & Total Catch for Lake Huron Harbor Beach
Alpena Mackinac Island
Au Gres Oscoda
Cedarville-Hessel Port Austin
Cheboygan Presque Isle
De Tour Saginaw Bay
Drummond Island St. Ignace
Grindstone City St. Marys River
Mackinaw City  
 
Lake Superior  
 
Au Train Isle Royale
Black River Harbor Marquette
Eagle Harbor to Bete Grise Ontonagon
Grand Marais Saxon Harbor, WI

2014


Lake Michigan
 
   
St. Clair System  
Targeted & Total Catch Lake St. Clair
   
Lake Erie  
Targeted & Total Catch  
   
Lake Huron  
Targeted & Total Catch  
   
Lake Superior  
 

2013 Lake Superior 
  Targeted & Total Catch 
Lake Michigan Au Train
Targeted and Total Catch Black River Harbor 
Acme Copper Harbor 
Arcadia Grand Marais  
Bay Harbor Isle Royale 
Big Bay de Noc Marquette 
Beaver Island Ontonagon  
Burns Harbor  
Cedar River Lake Erie 
Charlevoix Targeted & Total Catch 
East Grand Traverse Bay Grid 500 
Elk Rapids Grid 701 
Frankfort Grid 702 
Glen Arbor Grid 703 
Grand Haven Grid 801 
Harbor Springs Grid 802 
Holland  
Leland Lake Huron 
Little Bay de Noc Targeted & Total Catch  
Ludington Alpena 
Manistee Au Gres
Manistee River Cedarville - Hessel
Michigan City, Indiana Cheboygan
Muskegon De Tour
Muskegon River Drummond Island 
New Buffalo Harbor Beach
Onekama Mackinac Island 
Pentwater Mackinaw City
Petoskey Oscoda 
Saugatuck Port Austin
South Haven Port Sanilac
St. Joseph - Benton Harbor Presque Isle
St. Joseph River Rogers City
West Grand Traverse Bay Saginaw Bay 
Whitehall - Montague Saginaw River 
  St. Ignace
  St. Mary's River
   
   
  St. Clair System
  St. Clair River
  Lake St. Clair 
  Detroit River
  St. Clair System



2012  
   
Lake Michigan Lake Superior
Targeted & Total Catch Targeted & Total Catch
Acme AuTrain
Arcadia Black River
Bay Harbor Brimley
Beaver Island Copper Harbor
Big Bay de Noc Grand Marais
Cedar River Huron Bay
Charlevoix Isle Royal
East Grand Traverse Bay Marquette
Elk Rapids Ontonagon
Frankfort  
Glen Arbor  
Grand Haven Lake Erie
Harbor Springs Targeted & Total Catch
Ho lland Grid 500
Lel and Grid 701
Little Bay de Noc Grid 702
Ludington Grid 703
M anistee Grid 801
Manistee River Grid 802
Manistique  
Michigan City  
Michigan City - Burns Harbor St. Clair System
Muskegon River St. Clair River
M uskegon Lake St. Clair
New Buffalo Detroit River
On ekama St. Clair System Targeted & Total Catch
Pentwater  
P etoskey Lake Huron
Saugatuck Targeted & Total Catch
South Haven Alpena - Rockport
St. Joseph - Benton Harbor AuGres
St. Joseph River AuSable River
West Grand Traverse Bay Cederville - Hessel
Whitehall - Montague Che boygan
  DeTour Village
  Drummond Island
  Grindstone
  H arbor Beach
  H arrisville
  Lex ington
  Mackinac Island
  Mackinaw City
  Oscoda
  Po rt Austin
  P ort Sanilac
  P resque Isle
  Ro gers City
  Sa ginaw Bay
  St. Ignace
  St. Marys River