2007 Publications

Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals

Aguirre, A. A., T. J. Keefe, J. S. Reif, L. Kashinsky, P. K. Yochem, J. T. Saliki, J. L. Stott, T. Goldstein, J. P. Dubey, R. Braun, and G. Antonelis.
2007. Infectious disease monitoring of the endangered Hawaiian monk seal. J. Wildl. Dis. 43(2):220-241.
Baker, J. D.
2007. Post-weaning migration of northern fur seal Callorhinus ursinus pups from the Pribilof Islands, Alaska. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. Vol. 341:243-255.
Baker, J. D., J. J. Polovina, and E. A. Howell.
2007. Effect of variable oceanic productivity on the survival of an upper trophic predator, the Hawaiian monk seal Monachus schauinslandi. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 346:277-283.
Bigelow, K. A., and M. N. Maunder.
2007. Does habitat or depth influence catch rates of pelagic species? Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 64:1581-1594.
Chaloupka, M., and G. Balazs.
2007. Using Bayesian state-space modelling to assess the recovery and harvest potential of the Hawaiian green sea turtle stock. Ecol. Model. 205(1-2):93-109.
Chaloupka, M., K. A. Bjorndal, G. H. Balazs, A. B. Bolten, L. M. Ehrhart, C. J. Limpus, H. Suganuma, S. Troëng, and M. Yamaguchi.
2007. Encouraging outlook for recovery of a once severely exploited marine megaherbivore. Global Ecol. Biogeogr. (2007) p. 1-8.
Dameron, O. J., M. Parke, M. A. Albins, and R. Brainard.
2007. Marine debris accumulation in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: an examination of rates and processes. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 54:423-433.
DeMartini, E. E., and T. W. Anderson.
2007. Habitat associations and aggregation of recruit fishes on Hawaiian coral reefs. Bull. Mar. Sci. 81(1):139-152.
DeMartini, E. E., J. H. Uchiyama, R. L. Humphreys, Jr., J. D. Sampaga, and H. A. Williams.
2007. Age and growth of swordfish (Xiphias gladius) caught by the Hawaii-based pelagic longline fishery. Fish. Bull. 105:356-367.
Domokos, R., M. P. Seki, J. J. Polovina, and D. R. Hawn.
2007. Oceanographic investigation of the American Samoa albacore (Thunnus alalunga) habitat and longline fishing grounds. Fish. Oceanogr. 16:6, 555-572.
Gilman, E., D. Kobayashi, T. Swenarton, N. Brothers, P. Dalzell, I. Kinan-Kelly.
2007. Reducing sea turtle interactions in the Hawaii-based longline swordfish fishery. Biol. Conserv. 139:19-28.
Harms, C. A., S. A. Eckert, S. A. Kubis, M. Campbell, D. H. Levenson, and M. A. Crognale.
2007. Field anaesthesia of leatherback sea turtles (Dermochelys coriacea). Vet. Rec. 161, 15-21.
Ingram, S. N., L. Walshe, D. Johnston, and E. Rogan.
2007. Habitat partitioning and the influence of benthic topography and oceanography on the distribution of fin and minke whales in the Bay of Fundy, Canada. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 87, 149-156.
Johnston, D. W., and A. J. Read.
2007. Flow-field observations of a tidally driven island wake used by marine mammals in the Bay of Fundy, Canada. Fish. Oceanogr. 16:5, 422-435.
Johnston, D. W., M. E. Chapla, L. E. Williams, D. K. Mattila.
2007. Identification of humpback whale Megaptera novaeangliae wintering habitat in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands using spatial habitat modeling. Endang. Species Res. Vol. 3:249-257.
Kenyon, J. C., M. J. Dunlap, C. B. Wilkinson, K. N. Page, P. S. Vroom, and G. S. Aeby.
2007. Community structure of hermatypic corals at Pearl and Hermes Atoll, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: unique conservation challenges within the Hawaiian Archipelago. Atoll Res. Bull. 549:1-23.
Kenyon, J. C., C. B. Wilkinson, M. J. Dunlap, G. S. Aeby, and C. Kryss.
2007. Community structure of hermatypic corals at Laysan Island and Lisianski Island/Neva Shoal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: a new layer of scientific exploration. Atoll Res. Bull. 550:1-28.
Kenyon, J., S. Godwin, A. Montgomery, and R. Brainard.
2007. Rare sighting of Acropora cytherea in the main Hawaiian Islands. Coral Reefs 26:309.
Malte, H., C. Larsen, M. Musyl, and R. Brill.
2007. Differential heating and cooling rates in bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus Lowe): a model of non-steady state heat exchange. J. Exp. Biol. 210:2618-2626.
McDermid, K. J., B. Stuercke, and G. H. Balazs.
2007. Nutritional composition of marine plants in the diet of the green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) in the Hawaiian Islands. Bull. Mar. Sci. 81(1):55-71.
Parrish, F. A.
2007. Density and habitat of three deep-sea corals in the lower Hawaiian chain. Bulletin of Marine Science, No. 5477, 185-194.
Parry, M.
2007. Trophic variation with length in two ommastrephid squids, Ommastrephes bartramii and Sthenoteuthis oualaniensis. Mar. Biol. (2008) 153:249-256.
Pichel, W. G., J. H. Churnside, T. S. Veenstra, D. G. Foley, K. S. Friedman, R. E. Brainard, J. B. Nicoll, Q. Zheng, and P. Clemente-Colón.
2007. Marine debris collects within the North Pacific subtropical convergence zone. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 54:1207-1211.
Polovina, J. J., D. Hawn, and M. Abecassis.
2007. Vertical movement and habitat of opah (Lampris guttatus) in the central North Pacific recorded with pop-up archival tags. Mar. Biol. (2008) 153:257-267.
Snover, M. L., L. Avens, and A. A. Hohn.
2007. Back-calculating length from skeletal growth marks in loggerhead sea turtles Caretta caretta. Endang. Species Res. 3:95-104.
Tribollet, A. D., and P. S. Vroom.
2007. Temporal and spatial comparison of the relative abundance of macroalgae across the Mariana Archipelago between 2003 and 2005. Phycologia, Volume 46(2), 187-197.
Uchiyama, J. H., and C. H. Boggs.
2007. Length-weight relationships of dolphinfish, Coryphaena hippurus, and wahoo, Acanthocybium solandri: seasonal effects of spawning and possible migration in the central North Pacific. Mar. Fish. Rev. 68:1-4.
Van Dam, R. P., C. E. Diez, G. H. Balazs, L. A. Col&on, W. O. McMillan, and B. Schroeder.
2007. Sex-specific migration patterns of hawksbill turtles breeding at Mona Island, Puerto Rico. Endang. Species Res. Vol 3, 1-10.
Wilson, S. G., B. S. Stewart, J. J. Polovina, M. G. Meekan, J. D. Stevens, and B. Galuardi.
2007. Accuracy and precision of archival tag data: a multiple-tagging study conducted on a whale shark (Rhincodon typus) in the Indian Ocean. Fish. Oceanogr. 16:6, 547-554.
Zardus, J. D., and G. H. Balazs.
2007. Two previously unreported barnacles commensal with the green sea turtle, Chelonia mydas (Linnaeus, 1758), in Hawaii and a comparison of their attachment modes. Crustaceana 80(11):1303-1315.

Book Chapters

DiNardo, G. T., and R. B. Moffitt.
2007. The Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Lobster Fishery: A Targeted Slipper Lobster Fishery. In: The Biology and Fisheries of the Slipper Lobster by K. L. Lavalli and E. Spanier (eds.), p. 243-262. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.
Snover, M. L., A. A. Hohn, L. B. Crowder, and S. S. Heppell.
2007. Age and growth in Kemp's ridley sea turtles: evidence from mark recapture and skeletochronology. In: P. Plotkin (ed.) The Biology and Conservation of Ridley Sea Turtles. Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore.
Snover, M. L., and A. G. Rhodin.
2007. Comparative ontogenic and phylogenetic aspects of chelonian chondro-osseous growth and skeletochronology. In: Wyneken, J., Godfrey, M., Mels, V. (eds.) The biology of turtles, Chapter 2:17-44. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

NOAA Technical Memoranda

Allen, S. D., and A. Gough.
2007. Hawaii longline fishermen's experiences with the observer program. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-8, 39 p.
Forney, K. A., and D. R. Kobayashi.
2007. Updated estimates of mortality and injury of cetaceans in the Hawaii-based longline fishery, 1994-2005. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-412, 29 p.
Johanos, T. C., and J. D. Baker (Editors).
2007. The Hawaiian monk seal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, 2003. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-9, 161 p.
Parke, M.
2007. Linking Hawaii fisherman reported commercial bottomfish catch data to potential bottomfish habitat and proposed restricted fishing areas using GIS and spatial analysis. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-11, 37 p.
Parrish, F. A., and A. R. Baco.
2007. State of the U.S. deep coral ecosystems in the western Pacific Region: Hawaii and the United States Pacific Islands. pp. 155-194. In: S. E. Lumsden, T. F. Hourigan, A. W. Bruckner, G. Dorr (eds.), The State of Deep Corals Systems of the United States. NOAA Technical Memorandum CRCP-3. Silver Spring, MD, 365 pp.
Southwood, A., B. Higgins, R. Brill, and Y. Swimmer.
2007. Chemoreception in loggerhead sea turtles: an assessment of the feasibility of using chemical deterrents to prevent sea turtle interactions with longline fishing gear. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-10, 17 p.
Swimmer, Y., and J. H. Wang (eds.).
2007. 2006 sea turtle and pelagic fish sensory physiology workshop, September 12-13, 2006. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-12, 35 p.
Walsh, W. A., K. A. Bigelow, and R. Y. Ito.
2007. Corrected catch histories and logbook accuracy for billfishes (Istiophoridae) in the Hawaii-based longline fishery. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-13, 40 p.


Brodziak, J.
2007. An investigation of alternative production models to assess the Hawaiian bottomfish complex. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent. Admin. Rep. H-07-01, 63 p.
Chapla, M., D. Johnston, and Kim Urian (Editors).
2007. Pacific Islands photo-identification network workshop report. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent. Admin. Rep. H-07-02, 28 p.
Curran, D., P. Dalzell, J. Schultz, J. O'Malley, and S. Pooley.
2007. Recreational metadata: using tournament data to describe a poorly documented pelagic fishery. Pelagic Fisheries Research Program, JIMAR, SOEST, SOEST 06-03, JIMAR Contribution 06-363.
Formia, A., S. Deem, A. Billes, S. Ngouessono, R. Parnell, T. Collins, G-P. Sounguet, A. Gibudi, A. Villarubia, G. H. Balazs, and T. R. Spraker.
2007. Fibropapillomatosis confirmed in Chelonia mydas in the Gulf of Guinea, West Africa. Marine Turtle Newsletter, No. 116, 20-22.
Hamm, D. C., N. T. S. Chan, and C. J. Graham.
2007. Fishery statistics of the western Pacific, volume 22. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent. Admin. Rep. H-07-03, 200 p.
Moffitt, R. B., J. Brodziak, and T. Flores.
2007. Status of the bottomfish resources of American Samoa, Guam, and Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, 2005. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent. Admin. Rep. H-07-04, 52 p.
Reeves, R., A. Read, and D. Johnston
2007. Report of the workshop on research needs for the conservation and management of cetaceans in the Pacific Islands Region, Honolulu, Hawaii, 22-24 June 2005. PIFSC Spec. Pub. SP-06-002, 64 p.