City of Valdez - Commercial Fishing Vessel Survey
SURVEY INSTRUCTIONS. IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ BEFORE COMPLETING SURVEY! The City of Valdez has hired R&M Consultants and Northern Economics to estimate the economic impact of harbor-related and harbor-impacted activity in Valdez. Information collected from this survey will be combined with other surveys and used to estimate economic activity. Please return this survey no later than October 15, 2013.

The owner of this vessel or an authorized employee should fill out this survey. If you are not the owner or an authorized employee, please give this survey to the owner or captain. Information collected from this survey will be confidential.
 
User Information
 
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Survey Location (city)
 

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ZIP/Postal Code of Residence

 

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Vessel Information
 
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ADF&G Registration Number

 

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Length Overall (feet) 

 

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Primary Port 

 

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Crew Information
 
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How many crew members do you typically have on this vessel?

 

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How many total crew weeks do crew members work on this vessel (# of crew times # of weeks)?

 

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In which community does your crew typically join this vessel?

 

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What percent of your crew are permanent residents of Valdez?

 

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10.
What percent of your crew are permanent residents of this region (includes Valdez)? 


 

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What percent of your crew are permanent residents of Alaska (includes this region/Valdez)?

 

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Expense Information
 
12.
Do you have a permanent slip in this harbor?
Yes
No
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How many days have you spent in Valdez to operate or maintain this vessel during the last 12 months?

 

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How many days have you moored this vessel at this harbor during the last 12 months?

 

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How many trips have you made to Valdez in the last 12 months?

 

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For Questions 16-26, please fill out the following information about your annual expenses (in U.S. dollars) in Valdez related to operating and maintaining your vessel.
 
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Vessel fuel (annual expenses)
 

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Moorage fees (annual expenses)

 

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Haul out/storage fees (annual expenses)

 

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Vessel equipment/gear (annual expenses)

 

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Vessel supplies (annual expenses

 

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Vessel utility service (annual expenses)

 

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Repair and maintenance (annual expenses

 

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Crew expense/share (annual expenses)

 

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Insurance (annual expenses)

 

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Vessel financing (annual expenses)

 

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Other vessel expenses (specify)

 

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Are any unusual expenses included above? (Examples: a major overhaul, or major repairs.) If so, what were the expenses?

 

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If you are not a resident of Valdez, please fill out the following information about your personal annual expenses while staying in port in Valdez.
 
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Lodging (annual expenses)

 

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Dining out and entertainment (annual expenses)

 

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Transportation/vehicle fuel (annual expenses)

 

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Groceries (annual expenses)

 

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Clothing, souvenirs, sporting goods, and other (annual expenses)

 

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-END OF SURVEY-

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