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
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.
August 5, 2014Book Review: Billion-Dollar Fish: The Untold Story of Alaska PollockHospital J
 Journal of Fish Biology 85: 556-557. DOI: 10.1111/jfb.12464
June 4, 2014Economic and social characteristics of small boat fishing in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana IslandsHospital J, Beavers C
 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-14-02, 58 p. + Appendices
May 30, 2014Examining the potential of using secondary data to better understand human-reef relationships across the PacificGrace-McCaskey CA
 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-14-01, 69 p
December 17, 2013Pilot 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
 U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-38, 34 p. + Appendices
December 5, 2013Traditional fishing patterns in the Marianas Trench Marine National MonumentKotowicz D, Richmond L
 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-13-05, 46 p