Recent PIFSC Reports

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  • April 18, 2014
    Marine debris: removal and assessment at Midway Atoll 2013
    Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2014] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Special Publication, SP-14-001, 6 p
  • April 15, 2014
    Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Data Report: Ecological monitoring 2012-2013 -- reef fishes and benthic habitats of the main Hawaiian Islands, American Samoa, and Pacific Remote Island Areas
    Heenan A, Ayotte P, Gray A, Lino K, McCoy K, Zamzow J, Williams I
    [2014] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-003, 112 p
  • April 7, 2014
    Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Fish monitoring brief: Pacific Remote Island Areas 2014
    Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
    [2014] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-007, 2 p
  • February 11, 2014
    Fishery statistics of the western Pacific, Volume 28
    Lowe MK, Quach MMC, Brousseau KR, Tomita AS
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-13-06, var. pag.
  • January 31, 2014
    Injury determinations for cetaceans observed interacting with Hawaii and American Samoa longline fisheries during 2007-2011
    Bradford AL, Forney KA
    [2014] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-39, 20 p. + Appendix
  • December 30, 2013
    Submission of 2011-2012 U.S. fishery statistics for the Western and Central Pacific Ocean and other areas to the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission
    Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-010, 10 p
  • December 24, 2013
    Cetacean surveys of Guam and CNMI waters: June-July, 2013
    Hill M, Ligon A, U A, Deakos M, Oleson E
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-019, 21 p
  • December 17, 2013
    Pilot study to incorporate validation procedures in the State of Hawaii Commercial Marine License Reporting Program for Charter Fishing Boats (For-Hire Sector)
    Ma H, Hamm D, Allen S
    [2013] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-38, 34 p. + Appendices
  • December 5, 2013
    Marianas Cetacean Surveys 2013: Guam, Rota, Saipan, Tinian and Aguijan (19 June - 31 July)
    Hill M, Ligon A, U A, Deakos M, Oleson E
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-017, 40 p
  • December 5, 2013
    Traditional fishing patterns in the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument
    Kotowicz D, Richmond L
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-13-05, 46 p
  • December 2, 2013
    Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Fish monitoring brief: main Hawaiian Islands 2013
    Coral Reef Ecosystem Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-016, 2 p
  • November 21, 2013
    Estimating catch weight of reef fish species using estimation and intercept data from the Hawaii Marine Recreational Fishing Survey
    Williams I, Hongguang Ma
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-13-04, 33 p
  • September 4, 2013
    The Hawaii-based Longline Logbook Summary Report, April-June 2013
    Fisheries Monitoring Branch, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-015, 23 p
  • August 26, 2013
    A summary of the Guam Coral Reef Ecosystem Model Workshop and Discussions: Guam, November 14-20, 2012
    Weijerman M, Brown V
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-13-03, 14 p
  • August 23, 2013
    Estimation of incidental interactions with sea turtles and seabirds in the 2012 Hawaii longline deep-set fishery
    McCracken M
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Internal Report, IR-13-014, 6 p
  • August 22, 2013
    Restoring coral reefs: removing marine debris in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands 2012
    Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Special Publication, SP-13-001, 5 p
  • August 21, 2013
    Estimation of Hawaiian monk seal consumption in relation to ecosystem biomass and overlap with fisheries in the main Hawaiian Islands
    Sprague R, Littnan C, Walters J
    [2013] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-37, 42 p. + Appendices
  • June 14, 2013
    PIFSC Report on the American Samoa Longline Fishery Year 2012
    Fisheries Research and Monitoring Division
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-013, 12 p
  • June 14, 2013
    PIFSC Report on the Logbook Program for the American Samoa Longline Fishery, October-December 2012
    Fisheries Research and Monitoring Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-012, 13 p
  • June 14, 2013
    The Hawaii-based Longline Logbook Summary Report, January-March 2013
    Fisheries Monitoring Branch, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-011, 23 p
  • June 14, 2013
    Feeding biology: Advances from field-based observations, physiological studies, and molecular techniques
    Jones TT, Seminoff JA
    [2013] In: Wyneken J, Musick J, Lohmann K (eds.). The Biology of Sea Turtles, Vol. III, p. 211-248. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 475 p.
  • April 22, 2013
    Mesophotic coral ecosystems - potential candidates as essential fish habitat and habitat areas of particular concern.
    Blyth-Skyrme VJ, Rooney JJ, Parrish FA, Boland RC
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-13-02, 53 p
  • April 22, 2013
    Cetacean surveys in the waters of the southern Mariana Archipelago
    Hill M, Ligon A, Deakos M, U A, Milette-Winfree A, Oleson E
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-005, 24 p
  • April 22, 2013
    Cetacean surveys of Guam and CNMI waters: May - July, 2012
    Hill M, Ligon A, Deakos M, U A, Milette-Winfree A, Oleson E
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-001, 40 p
  • April 22, 2013
    Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Fish monitoring brief: American Samoa 2012
    Coral Reef Ecosystem Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-008, 2 p
  • April 22, 2013
    Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Fish monitoring brief: Pacific Remote Island Areas 2012
    Coral Reef Ecosystem Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-007, 2 p
  • April 22, 2013
    Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Fish monitoring brief: main Hawaiian Islands 2012
    Coral Reef Ecosystem Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-006, 2 p
  • April 9, 2013
    PIFSC Science Plan (2013)
    Pooley S
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-13-01, 21 p
  • February 22, 2013
    PIFSC Report on the Logbook Program for the American Samoa Longline Fishery: July-September 2012
    Fisheries Research and Monitoring Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-002, 13 p
  • February 22, 2013
    The Hawaii-based Longline Logbook Summary Report: January-December 2012
    Fisheries Monitoring Branch, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-004, 14 p
  • February 22, 2013
    The Hawaii-based Longline Logbook Summary Report: October-December 2012
    Fisheries Monitoring Branch, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2013] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-003, 23 p
  • January 22, 2013
    Economic and social characteristics of Guam's small boat fisheries
    Hospital J, Beavers C
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-12-06, 59 p. + Appendices
  • January 18, 2013
    Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands as a fishing community
    Allen SD, Amesbury JR
    [2012] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-36, 90 p
  • January 15, 2013
    U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2012
    Carretta JV, Oleson E, Weller DW, Lang AR, Forney KA, Baker J, Hanson B, Martien K, Muto MM, Lowry MS, Barlow J, Lynch D, Carswell L, Brownell Jr. RL, Mattila DK, Hill MC
    [2013] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-504, 378 p
  • January 10, 2013
    Stock assessment of striped marlin in the western and central North Pacific Ocean. Billfish Working Group, International Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean
    Lee H-H, Piner KR, Humphreys R, Brodziak J
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Internal Report, IR-12-035, 116 p
  • January 4, 2013
    Fishery statistics of the western Pacific, Volume 27
    Hamm DC, Quach MMC, Brousseau KR, Tomita AS
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-12-05, var. pag.
  • December 18, 2012
    The Hawaii-based Longline Logbook Summary Report: July - September 2012
    Fisheries Monitoring Branch, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-12-013, 23 p
  • November 27, 2012
    Institutional analysis of community-based marine resource management initiatives in Hawai'i and American Samoa
    Richmond L, Levine A
    [2012] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-35, 45 p + Appendices
  • November 26, 2012
    Reevaluation of the DPS designation for Hawaiian (now main Hawaiian Islands) insular false killer whales
    Oleson EM, Boggs CH, Forney KA, Hanson MB, Kobayashi DR, Taylor BL, Wade PR, Ylitalo GM
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Internal Report, IR-12-038, 39 p
  • November 14, 2012
    Bumphead parrotfish (Bolbometopon muricatum) status review
    Kobayashi D, Friedlander A, Grimes C, Nichols R, Zgliczynski B
    [2011] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-26, 101 p + Appendices
  • November 2, 2012
    Stock assessment update of the status of the bottomfish resources of American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, and Guam, 2012
    Brodziak J, O'Malley J, Richards B, DiNardo G
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-12-04, 130 p
  • October 9, 2012
    Habitat Assessment Prioritization. A Report by the Habitat Assessment Prioritization Working Group
    NMFS
    [2011] Internal Report, NMFS White Paper. Office of Science and Technology, NMFS, NOAA. Silver Spring, MD. 41 p.
  • October 9, 2012
    Status of coral reef fish assemblages and benthic condition around Guam: A report based on underwater visual surveys in Guam and the Mariana Archipelago, April-June 2011
    Williams I, Zamzow J, Lino K, Ferguson M, Donham E
    [2012] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-33, 22 p + Appendices
  • September 6, 2012
    PIFSC Report on the Logbook Program for the American Samoa Longline Fishery: April - June 2012
    Fisheries Research and Monitoring Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-12-012, 13 p
  • September 6, 2012
    The Hawaii-based Longline Logbook Summary Report: April - June 2012
    Fisheries Monitoring Branch, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-12-011, 23 p
  • September 6, 2012
    Fitting length-weight relationships with linear regression using the log-transformed allometric model with bias-correction
    Brodziak J
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-12-03, 4 p
  • September 6, 2012
    Report of the Sea Turtle Longline Fishery Post-release Mortality Workshop, November 15-16, 2011
    Swimmer Y, Gilman E, Organizers
    [2012] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-34, 32 p
  • July 2, 2012
    2011 Year in Review
    Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    [2012] Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Special Publication, SP-12-02, 16 p
  • June 28, 2012
    A workshop on methods to estimate total and natural mortality rates using mean length observations and life history parameters
    Brodziak J, Gedamke T, Porch C, Walter J, Courtney D, O'Malley J, Richards B
    [2012] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-32, 26 p. + Appendix
  • June 26, 2012
    Prediction of mesophotic coral distributions in the Au'au Channel, Hawaii.
    Costa BM, Kendall MS, Rooney J, Chow M, Lecky J, Parrish FA, Montgomery A, Boland RC, Spalding H
    [2012] U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 149, 44 p. Prepared by the NCCOS Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment Biogeography Branch. Silver Spring, MD

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