NOAA Technical Memoranda & Report Series
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Langseth B, Syslo J, Yau A, Kapur M, Brodziak J.
2018.  Stock assessment for the Main Hawaiian Islands Deep 7 bottomfish complex in 2018, with catch projections through 2022.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-69, 217 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-69.
Ault JS, Smith SG, Richards BL, Yau AJ, Langseth B, Humphreys R, Boggs C, DiNardo GT.
2018.  Towards fishery-independent biomass estimation for Hawaiian Deep 7 bottomfish .  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-67, 28 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-67.
Ayers AL.
2018.  The commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands fishing community profile:2017 update.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-66, 57 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-66.
Kleiber D, Kotowicz D, Hospital J.
2018.  Applying national community social vulnerability indicators to fishing communities in the Pacific Island region.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-65, 63 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-65.
Srinivasan M, Daly J, Harrington G, Fleischer G, Cook M, Catelani K, Long K, Forman J, Renshaw K, Brown SK, Laws B, Pike S, Anderson J, Cardiasmenos T, Barnhill W, Silverman N, Fresh K, Davis SK, Mullin K, Johnson H, Ito D, Luipold M, Leathery S, Mongillo T, Petersen K, and Rusin J.
2017.  Report on the 2016 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Fisheries Research Environmental Compliance Workshop.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-F/SPO-171. 34 p https://spo.nmfs.noaa.gov/technical-memoranda/fspo-171.  [download]
Gorospe KD, Acoba TS.
2017.  A survey design performance analysis examining linkages between reef fish assemblages and benthic morphologies in the Main Hawaiian Islands.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-64, 35 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-64.
Townsend H, Aydin K, Holsman K, Harvey C, Kaplan I, Hazen E, Woodworth-Jefcoats P, Weijerman M, Kellison T, Gaichas S, Osgood K, Link J, (eds.).
2017.  Report of the 4th National Ecosystem Modeling Workshop (NEMoW 4): Using ecosystem models to evaluate inevitable trade-offs.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-F/SPO-173. 77 p.
Jacobson E, Merkens KPB, Forney KA, Barlow J.
2017.  Comparison of harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) echolocation clicks recorded simultaneously on two passive acoustic monitoring instruments.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-583. 16 p doi:10.7289/V5/TM-SWFSC-583.
Chan HL, Pan M.
2017.  Economic and social characteristics of the Hawaii small boat fishery 2014.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-63, 97 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-63.
Bradford AL, Forney KA.
2017.  Injury determinations for marine mammals observed interacting with Hawaii and American Samoa longline fisheries during 2010--2014.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-62, 28 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-62.
Suka R, Rooney J.
2017.  Acoustic characterization of mesophotic coral reef ecosystems of West Hawaii.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-61, 19 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-61.
Nadon MO.
2017.  Stock assessment of the coral reef fishes of Hawaii, 2016.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-60, 217 p.  [download]
Prouty NG, Roark EB, Andrews AH, Robinson LF, Hill T, Sherwood O, Williams B, Gilderson T, Fallon S.
2017.  Age, growth rates, and paleoclimate studies in deep-sea corals of the United States.  In: Hourigan TF, Etnoyer PJ, Cairns SD (eds.). The state of deep-sea coral and sponge ecosystems of the United States. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-OHC-4, Silver Spring, MD. 22 p.  [download]
Rivera KS, Ballance LT, Benaka L, Breuer ER, Brooke SG, Shannon M. Fitzgerald, Hoffman PL, LeBoeuf N, Waring GT.
2016.  Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service's National Seabird Workshop: Building a National Plan to Improve the State of Knowledge and Reduce Commercial Fisheries Impacts on Seabirds.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-F/SPO-139, 88 p.  [download]
Benaka LR, Sharpe L, Abrams K, Campbell M, Cope J, Darby F, Dick EJ, Hyde J, Linton B, Lunsford C, Rioux D, Swimmer Y.
2016.  Action Plan for Fish Release Mortality Science.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-F/SPO-161. 35 p .  [download]
Polovina J and Dreflak K (Chairs), Baker J, Bloom S, Brooke S, Chan V, Ellgen S, Golden D, Hospital J, Van Houtan K, Kolinski S, Lumsden B, Maison K, Mansker M, Oliver T, Spalding S, Woodworth-Jefcoats P.
2016.  Pacific Islands Regional Action Plan: NOAA Fisheries climate science strategy.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-59, 33 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-59.  [download]
Madge L, Hospital J, Williams ET.
2016.  Attitudes and Preferences of Hawaii Non-commercial Fishermen: Report from the 2015 Hawaii Saltwater Recreational Fishing Survey, Volume 1.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-58, 85 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-58.  [download]
Walsh WA, Brodziak J.
2016.  Applications of Hawaii longline fishery observer and logbook data for stock assessment and fishery research.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-57, 134 p.
Kalberg KO, Pan M.
2016.  2012 economic cost earnings of pelagic longline fishing in Hawaii.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-56, 60 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-56.  [download]
Ma H, Ogawa TK.
2016.  Hawaii Marine Recreational Fishing Survey : a summary of current sampling, estimation and data analyses.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-55, 53 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-55.  [download]
Hargrove S, Work T, Brunson S, Foley AM, Balazs G.
2016.  Proceedings of the 2015 international summit on fibropapillomatosis: global status, trends, and population impacts.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-54, 85 p. doi:10.7289/V5/TM-PIFSC-54.  [download]
Richards, BL, Smith SG, Ault JS, DiNardo GT, Kobayashi D, Domokos R, Anderson J, Taylor J, Misa W, Giuseffi L, Rollo A, Merritt D, Drazen JC, Clarke ME, Tam C.
2016.  Design and implementation of a bottomfish fishery-independent survey in the main Hawaiian Islands.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum, NMFS-PIFSC-53, 56 p. doi:10.7289/V5RR1W87.  [download]
Maison KA, Graham KS.
2016.  Status review report : orange clownfish (Amphiprion percula)  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum, NMFS-PIFSC-52, 77 p. doi:10.7289/V5J10152.  [download]
Yau A, Nadon M, Richards B, Brodziak J, Fletcher E.
2016.  Stock assessment updates of the Bottomfish Management Unit species of American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and Guam in 2015 using data through 2013 .  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum, NMFS-PIFSC-51, 54 p. doi:10.7289/V5PR7T0G.  [download]
Bradford AL, Forney KA.
2016.  Injury determinations for marine mammals observed interacting with Hawaii and American Samoa longline fisheries during 2009-2013.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum, NMFS-PIFSC-50, 27 p. doi:10.7289/V5WH2N1D.  [download]
Barkley Y, Barlow J, Rankin S, D'Spain GL, Oleson EM.
2016.  Development and testing of two towed volumetric hydrophone array prototypes to improve localization accuracy during shipboard line-transect cetacean surveys.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum, NMFS-PIFSC-49, 42 p. doi:10.7289/V5TM784H.  [download]
Graham KS, Boggs CH, DeMartini EE, Schroeder RE, Trianni MS.
2015.  Status review report: humphead wrasse (Cheilinus Undulatus)  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-48, 126 p. + Appendices. doi:10.7289/V55X26ZR.  [download]
Bradford AL, Oleson EM, Baird RW, Boggs CH, Forney KA, Young NC.
2015.  Revised stock boundaries for false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) in Hawaiian waters.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum, NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-47, 29 p. doi:10.7289/V5DF6P6J.  [download]
Ehses JS, Rooney JJ.
2015.  Depth derivation using multispectral WorldView-2 satellite imagery.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-46, 24 p. doi:10.7289/V5668B40.  [download]
Bradford AL, Lyman E.
2015.  Injury determinations for humpback whales and other cetaceans reported to NOAA response networks in the Hawaiian Islands during 2007-2012.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-45, 29 p. doi:10.7289/V5TX3CB1.  [download]
Johanos TC, Harting AL, Wurth TL, Baker JD.
2015.  Range-wide patterns in Hawaiian monk seal movements among islands and atolls.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-44, 26 p. doi:10.7289/V5FT8J02.  [download]
Bisack KD, Squires DE, Lipton DW, Hilger JR, Holland DS, Johnson DH, Lee M-Y, Lent R, Lew DK, Magnusson G, Pan M, Queirolo LE, Stohs S, Speir CL, Wallmo KA.
2015.  Proceedings of the 2014 NOAA Economics of Protected Resources Workshop, September 9-11, 2014, La Jolla, California.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum, NMFS NE-233, 179 p. doi:10.7289/v5qr4v3d.  [download]
Weijerman M, Kaplan I, Fulton E, Gordon B, Grafeld S, Brainard R.
2014.  Design and parameterization of a coral reef ecosystem model for Guam.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-43, 113 p. + Appendices. doi:10.7289/V5B27S76.  [download]
Brodziak J, Yau A, O'Malley J, Andrews A, Humphreys R, DeMartini E, Pan M, Parke M, Fletcher E.
2014.  Stock assessment update for the main Hawaiian Islands Deep7 Bottomfish Complex through 2013 with projected annual catch limits through 2016.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-42, 61 p. doi:10.7289/V5T151M8.  [download]
Bradford AL, Forney KA.
2014.  Injury determinations for cetaceans observed interacting with Hawaii and American Samoa longline fisheries during 2008-2012.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-41, 28 p. + Appendix. doi:10.7289/V5PC3098.  [download]
Nurzia Humburg I, Balazs GH.
2014.  Forty years of research: recovery records of green turtles observed or originally tagged at French Frigate Shoals in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, 1973-2013.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-40, 14 p. doi:10.7289/V5DV1GTC.  [download]
Bradford AL, Forney KA.
2014.  Injury determinations for cetaceans observed interacting with Hawaii and American Samoa longline fisheries during 2007-2011.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-39, 20 p. + Appendix. doi:10.7289/V5JM27KJ.  [download]
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. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2012.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-504, 378 p.  [download]
Ma H, Hamm D, Allen S.
2013.  Pilot study to incorporate validation procedures in the State of Hawaii Commercial Marine License Reporting Program for Charter Fishing Boats (For-Hire Sector)  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-38, 34 p. + Appendices.  [download]
Sprague R, Littnan C, Walters J.
2013.  Estimation of Hawaiian monk seal consumption in relation to ecosystem biomass and overlap with fisheries in the main Hawaiian Islands.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-37, 42 p. + Appendices.  [download]
Costa BM, Kendall MS, Rooney J, Chow M, Lecky J, Parrish FA, Montgomery A, Boland RC, Spalding H.
2012.  Prediction of mesophotic coral distributions in the Au'au Channel, Hawaii.  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.  [download]
Asher J, Rooney J.
2012.  Photographic and videographic imagery collection and analysis activities at the Coral Reef Ecosystem Division of the NOAA Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center.  In: Williams K, Rooper C, Harms J (eds.). Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service Automated Image Processing Workshop, pp. 18-20. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-F/SPO-121, 48 p.  [download]
Allen SD, Amesbury JR.
2012.  Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands as a fishing community.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-36, 90 p.  [download]
Richmond L, Levine A.
2012.  Institutional analysis of community-based marine resource management initiatives in Hawai'i and American Samoa.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-35, 45 p + Appendices.  [download]
Swimmer Y, Gilman E, Organizers.
2012.  Report of the Sea Turtle Longline Fishery Post-release Mortality Workshop, November 15-16, 2011.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-34, 32 p.  [download]
Williams I, Zamzow J, Lino K, Ferguson M, Donham E.
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.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-33, 22 p + Appendices.  [download]
Brodziak J, Gedamke T, Porch C, Walter J, Courtney D, O'Malley J, Richards B.
2012.  A workshop on methods to estimate total and natural mortality rates using mean length observations and life history parameters.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-32, 26 p. + Appendix.  [download]
Stoffle BW, Allen SD.
2012.  The sociocultural importance of spearfishing in Hawai'i.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-31, 38 p.  [download]
Chan HL, Pan M.
2012.  Spillover effects of environmental regulation for sea turtle protection: the case of the Hawaii shallow-set longline fishery.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-30, 38 p. + Appendices.  [download]
Berkson J, Barbieri L, Cadrin S, Cass-Calay S, Crone P, Dorn M, FRiess C, Kobayashi D, Miller TJ, Patrick WS, Pautzke S, Ralston S, Trianni M.
2011.  Calculating acceptable biological catch for stocks that have reliable catch data only (Only Reliable Catch Stocks - ORCS)  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-616, 44 p.  [download]
Carretta JV, Forney KA, Oleson E, Martien K, Muto MM, Lowry MS, Barlow J, Baker J, Hanson B, Lynch D, Carswell L, Brownell Jr. RL, Robbins J, Mattila DK, Ralls K, Hill MC.
2011.  U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2011.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-488, 360 p.  [download]
Carretta JV, Forney KA, Oleson E, Martien K, Muto MM, Lowry MS, Barlow J, Baker J, Hanson B, Lynch D, Carswell L, Brownell Jr. RL, Robbins J, Mattila DK, Ralls K, Hill MC (with contributions from Patrick Opay, Brent Norberg, Jeff Laake, Dan Lawson, Joe Cordaro, Elizabeth Petras, Dale Sweetnam, and Chris Yates).
2011.  U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2010.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-476, 352 p.  [download]
Brodziak J, Ianelli J, Lorenzen K, Methot Jr. RD.
2011.  Estimating natural mortality in stock assessment applications.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-F/SPO-119, 38 p.  [download]
Brodziak J, Courtney D, Wagatsuma L, O'Malley J, Lee H-H, Walsh W, Andrews A, Humphreys R, DiNardo G.
2011.  Stock assessment of the main Hawaiian Islands Deep7 bottomfish complex through 2010.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-29, 176 p. + Appendices.  [download]
Johanos TC, Baker JD (comps. and eds.).
2011.  The Hawaiian monk seal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, 2004.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-28, 112 p. + Appendices.  [download]
Brainard RE, Birkeland C, Eakin CM, McElhany P, Miller MW, Patterson M, Piniak GA.
2011.  Status review report of 82 candidate coral species petitioned under the U.S. Endangered Species Act.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-27, 530 p. + 1 Appendix.  [download]
Kobayashi D, Friedlander A, Grimes C, Nichols R, Zgliczynski B.
2011.  Bumphead parrotfish (Bolbometopon muricatum) status review.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-26, 101 p. + Appendices.  [download]
Jenkinson EM.
2011.  Aversive conditioning and monk seal-human interactions in the Main Hawaiian Islands Aversive Conditioning Workshop, Honolulu, Hawaii, November 10-11, 2009.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-25, 28 p.  [download]
Armstrong K, Herdrich D, Levine A.
2011.  Historic fishing methods in American Samoa.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-24, 70 p. + Appendices.  [download]
Iverson S, Piche J, Blanchard W.
2011.  Hawaiian monk seals and their prey: assessing characteristics of prey species fatty acid signatures and consequences for estimating monk seal diets using fatty acid signature analysis.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-23, 114 p. + appendices.  [download]
Christensen V, Beattie A, Buchanan C, Ma H, Martell SJD, Latour RJ, Preikshot D, Sigrist MB, Uphoff JH, Walters CJ, Wood RJ, Townsend H.
2010.  Fisheries ecosystem model of the Chesapeake Bay: Methodology, parameterization, and model exploration.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-F/SPO-106, 146 p.  [download]
Link JS, Ihde TF, Townsend HM, Osgood KE, Schirripa MJ, Kobayashi DR, Gaichas S, Field JC, Levin PS, Aydin KY, Harvey CJ (eds.).
2010.  Report of the 2nd National Ecosystem Modeling Workshop (NEMoW II)  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-F/SPO-102, 78 p.  [download]
Oleson EM, Boggs CH, Forney KA, Hanson MB, Kobayashi DR, Taylor BL, Wade PR, Ylitalo GM.
2010.  Status Review of Hawaiian Insular False Killer Whales (Pseudorca crassidens) under the Endangered Species Act.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-22, 140 p. + appendices.  [download]
Gobush KS.
2010.  Shark Predation on Hawaiian Monk Seals: Workshop II & Post-Workshop Developments, November 5-6, 2008.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-21, 43 p. + appendices.  [download]
Patrick WS, Spencer P, Ormseth O, Cope J, Field J, Kobayashi D, Gedamke T, Cortes E, Bigelow K, Overholtz W, Link J, Lawson P.
2009.  Use of productivity and susceptibility indices to determine stock vulnerability, with example applications to six U.S. fisheries.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-F/SPO-101, 90 p.  [download]
Hospital J, Pan M.
2009.  Demand for Hawaii bottomfish revisited: incorporating economics into total allowable catch management.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-20, 19 p. + Appendix.  [download]
Levine A, Allen S.
2009.  American Samoa as a fishing community.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-19, 74 p.  [download]
Hanson MT, Aguirre AA, Braun RC.
2009.  Clinical observations of ocular disease in Hawaiian monk seals (Monachus schauinslandi)  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-18, 9 p.  [download]
Kleiber P, Clarke S, Bigelow K, Nakano H, McAllister M, Takeuchi Y.
2009.  North Pacific blue shark stock assessment.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-17, 74 p.  [download]
Swimmer Y, Wang JH, McNaughton L.
2008.  Shark Deterrent and Incidental Capture Workshop.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-16, 72 p.  [download]
Kleiber P.
2008.  Rationalizing the formula for minimum stock size threshold (Bmsst) in management control rules.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-15, 8 p.  [download]
Hawaii Division of Aquatic Resources, Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument, NOAA Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, University of Hawaii, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Western Pacific Fishery Management Council.
2008.  Hawaiian Archipelago Marine Ecosystem Research (HAMER)  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-14, 39 p. + Appendices.  [download]
Forney KA, Kobayashi DR.
2007.  Updated estimates of mortality and injury of cetaceans in the Hawaii-based longline fishery, 1994-2005.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-412, 30 p.  [download]
Walsh WA, Bigelow KA, Ito RY.
2007.  Corrected catch histories and logbook accuracy for billfishes (Istiophoridae) in the Hawaii-based longline fishery.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-13, 33 p.  [download]
Swimmer Y and Wang JH (comps. and eds.).
2007.  2006 Sea Turtle and Pelagic Fish Sensory Physiology Workshop, September 12-13, 2006.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-12, 35 p.  [download]
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. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-11, 37 p.  [download]
Southwood A, Higgins B, Brill R, Swimmer Y.
2007.  Chemoreception in loggerhead turtles: an assessment of the feasibility of using chemical deterrents to prevent sea turtle interactions with longline fishing gear.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-10, 17 p.  [download]
Johanos TC, Baker JD.
2007.  The Hawaiian monk seal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, 2003.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-9, var. pag.  [download]
Allen S, Gough A.
2007.  Hawaii longline fishermen's experiences with the Observer Program.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-8, 39 p.  [download]
Parrish FA and Baco AR.
2007.  State of deep coral ecosystems in the U.S. Pacific Islands Region: Hawaii and the U.S. Pacific Territories.  In: Lumsden SE, Hourigan TF, Bruckner AW, Dorr G (eds.) 2007. The state of deep coral ecosystems of the United States: 2007, p. 155-194 (Ch.4). NOAA Technical Memorandum CRCP - 3. 365 p.  [download]
Swimmer Y, Brill R.
2006.  Sea turtle and pelagic fish sensory biology: developing techniques to reduce sea turtle bycatch in longline fisheries.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-7, 106 p.  [download]
Allen SD, Gough A.
2006.  A sociocultural assessment of filipino crew members working in the Hawaii-based longline fleet.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-6, 54 p.  [download]
Johanos TC, Baker JD.
2005.  The Hawaiian monk seal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, 2002.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-5, 154 p.  [download]
Brainard RB, Maragos J, Schroeder R, Kenyon JC, Vroom PS, Godwin S, Hoeke RK, Aeby GS, Moffitt R, Lammers M, Gove J, Timmers M, Holzwarth SR, Kolinski S.
2005.  The state of coral reef ecosystems of the Pacific Remote Island Areas.  In: Waddell JE (ed.). The state of coral reef ecosystems of the United States and Pacific Freely Associated States: 2005, p. 338-372. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 11. NOAA/NCCOS Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment's Biogeography Team. 522 p.  [download]
Friedlander AM, Aeby GS, Brainard RB, Clark A, DeMartini EE, Godwin S, Kenyon JC, Kosaki R, Maragos J, Vroom PS.
2005.  The state of coral reef ecosystems of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.  In: Waddell JE (ed.). The state of coral reef ecosystems of the United States and Pacific Freely Associated States: 2005, p. 270-311. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 11. NOAA/NCCOS Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment's Biogeography Team. 522 p.  [download]
Kobayashi DR, Polovina JJ.
2005.  Evaluation of time-area closures to reduce incidental sea turtle take in the Hawaii-based longline fishery: generalized additive model (GAM) development and retrospective examination.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-4, 39 p.  [download]
McCracken ML.
2005.  Modeling a very rare event to estimate sea turtle bycatch: lessons learned.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-3, 25 p.  [download]
Brill R, Swimmer Y, Southwood A.
2004.  Investigations of sea turtle and pelagic fish sensory physiology and behavior, with the aim of developing techniques that reduce or eliminate the interactions of sea turtles with fishing gear.  In: Long KJ and Schroeder BA (eds.). Proceedings of the International Technical Expert Workshop on Marine Turtle Bycatch in Longline Fisheries, Seattle, Washington, 11-13 February 2003. U.S. Dep. Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-OPR-26, pp. 154-157.  [download]
Caretta JV, Forney KA, Muto MM, Barlow J, Baker J, Lowry M.
2004.  U.S. Pacific Marine Mammal Stock Assessments: 2003.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-358, 291 p.  [download]
Yochem PK, Braun RC, Ryon B, Baker JD, Antonelis GA.
2004.  Contingency plan for Hawaiian monk seal unusual mortality events.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-2, 195 p.  [download]
Johanos TC, Baker JD.
2004.  The Hawaiian monk seal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, 2001.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-1, 134 p.  [download]
DeMartini EE, Parrish FA, Boland RC.
2002.  Comprehensive evaluation of shallow reef fish populations at French Frigate Shoals and Midway Atoll, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (1992/93, 1995-2000)  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-347, 54 p. + Appendices.  [download]
DeMartini EE, Kleiber P, DiNardo GT.
2002.  Comprehensive (1986-2001) characterization of size at sexual maturity for Hawaiian spiny lobster (Panulirus marginatus) and slipper lobster (Scyllardides squammosus) in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-344, 12 p.  [download]
Labelle M.
2002.  An operational model to evaluate assessment and management procedures for the North Pacific swordfish fishery.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-341, 53 p.  [download]
Johanos TC, Baker JD.
2002.  The Hawaiian monk seal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, 2000.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-340, 125 p.  [download]
Caretta JV, Barlow J, Forney KA, Muto MM, Baker J.
2001.  U.S. Pacific Marine Mammal Stock Assessments: 2001.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-317, 280 p.  [download]
Johanos TC, Baker JD.
2001.  The Hawaiian monk seal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, 1999.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-310, 130 p.  [download]
Work TM, Balazs GH.
2000.  Quantification of tumor severity and hematology in green turtles afflicted with fibropapillomatosis in the Hawaiian Islands.  In: Kalb H and Wibbels T (comps.). Proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, March 2-6, 1999, South Padre Island, Texas, p. 243. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-SEFSC-443, 291 p.  [download]
Schroeder BA, Balazs GH.
2000.  Design and field testing of an internal helix antenna satellite transmitter for sea turtles.  In: Kalb H and Wibbels T (comps.). Proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, March 2-6, 1999, South Padre Island, Texas, p. 30-31. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-SEFSC-443, 291 p.  [download]
Wibbels T, Balazs GH, Ellis DM, Hanson J.
2000.  Sand temperatures of green turtle nesting beaches in the Hawaiian archipelago.  In: Kalb H and Wibbels T (comps.). Proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, March 2-6, 1999, South Padre Island, Texas, p. 131-132. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-SEFSC-443, 291 p.  [download]
Rice MR, Balazs GH.
2000.  Obake turtles of Hawaii.  In: Kalb H and Wibbels T (comps.). Proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, March 2-6, 1999, South Padre Island, Texas, p. 172. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-SEFSC-443, 291 p.  [download]
Balazs GH, Murakawa SKK, Ellis DM, Aguirre AA.
2000.  Manisfestation of fibropapillomatosis and rates of growth of green turtles at Kaneohe Bay in the Hawaiian Islands.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 112-113. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Swimmer JW, Balazs GH.
2000.  The biology of basking in the green turtle (Chelonia mydas).  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 233-234. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Zamzow JP.
2000.  Cleaning symbioses between Hawaiian reef fishes and green sea turtles, Chelonia mydas.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 235. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Rice MR, Balazs GH, Hallacher L, Dudley W, Watson G, Krussell K, Larson B.
2000.  Diving, basking, and foraging patterns of a subadult green turtle at Punalu'u, Hawaii.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 229-231. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Ellis DM, Balazs GH, Gilmartin WG, Murakawa SKK, Katahira LK.
2000.  Short-range reproductive migrations of hawksbill turtles in the Hawaiian Islands as determined by satellite telemetry.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p.252-253. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Aguirre AA.
2000.  Rescue, rehabilitation and release of marine turtles with fibropapillomatosis: an epidemiologic perspective.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 111. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Aguirre AA, Spraker TR, Chaves A, du Toit L, Eure W, Balazs GH.
2000.  Fibropapillomatosis in olive ridley turtles in Costa Rica.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 111. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Dutton P, Balazs G, Dizon A, Barragan A.
2000.  Genetic stock identification and distribution of leatherbacks in the Pacific: potential effects on declining populations.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 38-39. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Bjorndal KA, Wetherall JA, Bolten AB, Mortimer JA.
2000.  Green turtle nesting at Tortuguero, Costa Rica: an encouraged trend.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 52. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Balazs GH, Rice M, Murakawa SKK, Watson G.
2000.  Growth rates and residency of immature green turtles at Kiholo Bay, Hawaii.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 283-285. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Balazs GH, Ellis DM.
2000.  Satellite telemetry of migrant male and female green turtles breeding in the Hawaiian Islands.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p.281-283. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Balazs GH, Katahira LK, Ellis DM.
2000.  Satellite tracking of hawksbill turtles nesting in the Hawaiian Islands.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 279-281. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Zug GR, Balazs GH.
2000.  Estimating age in Hawaiian green sea turtles by skeletochronology.  In: Abreu-Grobois FA, Briseno-Duenas R, Marquez-Millan R, Sarti-Martinez L (comps.). Proceedings of the 18th International Sea Turtle Symposium, 3-7 March 1998, p. 127-128. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SEFSC-436, 293 p.  [download]
Forney KA, Barlow J, Muto MM, Lowry M, Baker J, Cameron G, Mobley J, Stinchcomb C, Carretta JV.
2000.  U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2000.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-300, 276 p.  [download]
Russell DJ, Balazs GH.
2000.  Identification manual for dietary vegetation of the Hawaiian green turtle Chelonia mydas.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-294, 49 p.  [download]
Johanos TC, Baker JD.
2000.  The Hawaiian monk seal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, 1998.  U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-292, 125 p.  [download]