The Center's Socioeconomics and Planning Group conducts a broad range of research across the Pacific Islands Region to support NOAA goals of sustainable fisheries, habitat conservation, and protected species recovery within coastal and oceanic ecosystems. More...
News and Highlights
April 6, 2015Yellowfin tuna commercial minimum size alternatives: Insights from Honolulu consumer marketsHospital J
 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Internal Report, IR-15-014, 14 p
February 20, 2015American Samoa fishing community profile: 2013 updateGrace-McCaskey CA
 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-15-04, 30 p
January 29, 2015Monitoring socioeconomic impacts of Hawai'i's 2010 bigeye tuna closure: Complexities of local management in a global fisheryRichmond L, Kotowicz D, Hospital J
 Ocean and Coastal Management 106: 87-96. DOI: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2015.01.015
January 29, 2015Equity and access in marine protected areas: The history and future of 'traditional indigenous fishing' in the Marianas Trench Marine National MonumentRichmond L, Kotowicz D
 Applied Geography 2014: 1-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeog.2014.11.007 (In Press)
January 16, 2015Hawaii retail seafood markets: observations from Honolulu (2007-2011)Hospital J, Beavers C
 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-15-01, 32 p
November 13, 2014Stock assessment update for the main Hawaiian Islands Deep7 Bottomfish Complex through 2013 with projected annual catch limits through 2016Brodziak J, Yau A, O'Malley J, Andrews A, Humphreys R, DeMartini E, Pan M, Parke M, Fletcher E
 U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-42, 61 p.