PIFSC Working Paper Series

Abecassis M, Lehodey P, Senina I, Polovina J, Calmettes B, Williams P.
2011.  Application of the SEAPODYM model to swordfish in the Pacific Ocean.  Paper presented at the 7th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 9-17 August 2011, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, WCPFC-SC7-2011/EB-IP-07. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-011, 23 p.  [download]
Anonymous.
2010.  Kobe II Bycatch Workshop background paper sea turtles (DRAFT)  Paper presented at the Working Party on Ecosystems and Bycatch (WPEB), Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC), IOTC-2010-WPEB-Inf11. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-10-004, 12 p.  [download]
Arita S, Pan M.
2013.  Cost-earnings study of the American Samoa longline fishery based on vessel operations in 2009.  Paper presented at the 9th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 6-14 August 2013, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, WCPFC-SC9-2013/MI-WP-06.  [download]
Bigelow K.
2014.  Seabird Interaction rates in the Hawaii-based shallow and deep-set longline fisheries by vessel size as estimated from observer data (2004-2013)  Paper presented at the 10th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 6-14 August 2014, Majuro, Republic of the Marshall Islands, WCPFC-SC10-2014/EB-IP-10.  [download]
Bigelow K, Garvilles E, Barut N.
2014.  Relative abundance of skipjack and yellowfin in the Moro Gulf (Philippine Region 12)  Paper presented at the 10th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 6-14 August 2014, Majuro, Republic of the Marshall Islands, WCPFC-SC10-2014/SA-WP-09.  [download]
Bigelow K, Garvilles E, Emperua L.
2017.  Relative abundance of yellowfin tuna for the purse seine and handline fisheries operating in the Philippines Moro Gulf (Region 12) and High Seas Pocket #1.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-17-003, 13 p. doi:10.7289/V5/WP-PIFSC-17-003.
Bigelow K, Hoyle S.
2008.  Standardized CPUE for distant-water fleets targeting South Pacific albacore.  Paper presented at the 4th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission,11-22 August 2008, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, WCPFC-SC4-2008/ME-WP-3. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-08-007, 23 p.  [download]
Bigelow K, Hoyle S.
2009.  Standardized CPUE for distant-water fleets targeting south Pacific albacore.  Paper presented at the 5th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 10-21 August 2009, Port Vila, Vanuatu, WCPFC-SC5-2009/SA-WP-5. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-09-004, 24 p.  [download]
Bigelow K, Hoyle S.
2012.  Standardized CPUE for South Pacific albacore.  Paper presented at the 8th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 7-15 August 2012, Busan, Republic of Korea, WCPFC-SC8-2012/IP-14. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-12-005, 12 p.  [download]
Bigelow K, Iwane M, Wang H, Post V.
2017.  Species composition in the USA purse seine fishery as estimated by logsheets and cannery receipts.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-17-005, 14 p. doi:10.7289/V5/WP-PIFSC-17-005.
Bigelow K, Mourato B.
2010.  Evaluation of longline mitigation to reduce catches of North Pacific striped marlin in the Hawaii-based tuna fishery.  Paper presented at the 6th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 10-19 August 2010, Nuku'alofa, Tonga, WCPFC-SC6-2010/EB-WP-03. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-10-005, 24 p.  [download]
Bigelow KA.
2006.  Incorporation of other oceanographic factors into CPUE standardizations.  Paper presented at the 2nd Regular Sesion of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 7-18 August 2006, Manila, Philippines, WCPFC-SC2-2006/ME WP-2. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-007, 16 p.  [download]
Bigelow KA.
2006.  Comparison of delta GLM and statistical habitat-based models (statHBS) to estimate standardized CPUE for striped marlin.  Working document submitted to the ISC Marlin Working Group Workshop, November 8-15, 2006, Shimizu, Shizuoka, Japan, ISC/06/MARWG&SWOWG-2/07. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-014, 12 p.  [download]
Bigelow KA.
2011.  Seabird interaction rates estimated from observer data (2004-2011) in the Hawaii-based shallow and deep-set longline fisheries.  Paper presented at the 7th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 9-17 August 2011, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, WCPFC-SC7-2011/EB-WP-10. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-009, 14 p.  [download]
Boggs C, Dalzell P, Ito R.
2009.  Low level of sea turtle bycatch continues in the Hawaii longline fishery.  Paper presented at the 5th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 10-21 August 2009, Port Vila, Vanuatu, WCPFC-SC5-2009/EB-IP-11. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-09-005, 7 p.  [download]
Boggs CH, Curran D, Musyl M, Beverly S.
2007.  Modifying longline fishing operations to reduce striped marlin catch while maintaining bigeye tuna catch.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-010, 3 p.
Boggs CH, Swimmer Y.
2007.  Developments (2006-2007) in scientific research on the use of modified fishing gear to reduce longline bycatch of sea turtles.  Paper presented at the 3rd Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission,13-24 August 2007, Honolulu, Hawaii, WCPFC-SC3-EB SWG/WP-7. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-008, 9 p.  [download]
Bradford AL, Forney KA.
2013.  Injury determinations for cetaceans observed interacting with Hawaii and American Samoa longline fisheries during 2007-2011.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-13-002, 24 p. Published as NOAA Tech. Memo. NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC_39, 20 p. + Appendix (2014)  [download]
Bradford AL, Forney KA, Oleson EM, Barlow J.
2013.  Line-transect abundance estimates of cetaceans in the Hawaiian EEZ.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-13-004, 16 p.
Bradford AL, Lyman E.
2013.  Injury determinations for humpback whales and other cetaceans reported to the Pacific Islands Regional Marine Mammal Response Network during 2007-2011.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-13-005, 15 p. PSRG-2013-12.  [download]
Brodziak J.
2007.  Using the EM algorithm to predict catch-per-unit effort of striped marlin by the Japanese distant water longline fleet in Region 5.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, 19-27 March 2007, Chinese Taipei, I SC/07/MAR&SWOWG - 1/01..Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-003, 4 p.  [download]
Brodziak J.
2007.  Preliminary calculations of yield per recruit and spawning biomass per recruit biological reference points for striped marlin.  Working document submitted to the ISC Marlin and Swordfish Working Group Workshop, July 19-21, 2007, Pusan, Korea, ISC/07/MARWG&SWOWG-2/03. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-004, 6 p.  [download]
Brodziak J, Walsh W.
2008.  Model selection for standardizing striped marlin catch-per-unit effort in the Hawaii-based longline fishery.  Working document submitted to the ISC Marlin Working Group Meeing, 8-15 January 2008, Honolulu, Hawaii, ISC/08/BILLWG-1/01. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-08-001, 24 p.  [download]
Courtney D.
2011.  Length frequency of striped marlin (Tetrapturus audax) from the Hawaii-based longline fishery, 1994-2010.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, 19-27 January 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, ISC/11/BILLWG-1/05. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-002, 12 p.  [download]
Curran D.
2014.  Shark catch in pelagic longline fisheries: a review of mitigation measures.  Paper presented at the 10th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 6-14 August 2014, Majuro, Republic of the Marshall Islands, WCPFC-SC10-2014/EB-IP-11.  [download]
Goodyear CP, Bigelow KA.
2011.  Prelminary analyses of simulated longline Atlantic blue marlin CPUE with HBS and generalized linear models.  ICCAT Collective Volume of Scientific Papers 68(4): 1510-1523 (2012), SCRS/2011/048. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-008, 14 p.  [download]
Hampton J, Kleiber P, Langley A, Takeuchi Y, Ichinokawa M.
2005.  Stock assessment of yellowfin tuna in the western and central Pacific Ocean.  First Meeting of the Scientific Committee of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, WCPFC-SC1, Noumea, New Caledonia, 8-19 August 2005. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-05-002, 76 p.  [download]
Hampton J, Langley S, Harley S, Kleiber P, Takeuchi Y, Ichinokawa M.
2005.  Estimates of sustainable catch and effort levels for target species and the impacts on stocks of potential management measures.  Paper presented at the 1st Meeting of the Scientific Committee of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, Noumea, New Caledonia, 8-19 August 2005, WCPFC-SC1 SA WP-10. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-05-004, 34 p.  [download]
Harting AL, Baker JD, Johanos T.
2006.  Preliminary assessment of the survival, reproduction, and movement patterns of rehabilitated and translocated Hawaiian monk seals, 1984-1995.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-005, 24 p.
Hartley S, Kleiber P, Hoyle S.
2012.  Progress towards a stock assessment for swordfish in the southern WCPO including standardized CPUE for Spanish swordfish fleet.  Paper presented at the 8th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 7-15 August 2012, Busan, Republic of Korea, WCPFC-SC8-2012/SA-WP-08. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-12-004, 32 p.  [download]
Heenan A, Gorospe K, Levine AS, Raynal J, Lawrence A.
2017.  Linking local and national data to improve marine managed area monitoring and data quality in Tutuila, American Samoa.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-17-001, 52 p. doi:10.7289/V5/WP-PIFSC-17-001.
Hill MC, Bradford AL, Andrews KR, Baird RW, Deakos MH, Mahaffy SD, Milette AJ, Oleson EM, Ostman-Lind J, Pack AA, Rickards SH, Yin S, Johnston DW.
2011.  Abundance and movements of spinner dolphins off the main Hawaiian Islands.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-013.
Hill MC, Oleson EM, Andrews K.
2009.  A proposal for new spinner dolphin stock boundaries in Hawai'i and a new stock in American Samoa.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-09-008, 9 p.
Hoyle SD, Bigelow KA, Langley AD, Maunder MN.
2007.  Proceedings of the Pelagic Longline Catch Rate Standardization Meeting.  Paper presented at the 3rd Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission,13-24 August 2007, Honolulu, Hawaii, WCPFC-SC3-ME SWG/IP-1. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-006, 66 p.  [download]
Huang HW, Swimmer Y, Bigelow K, Gutierrez A, Foster D.
2013.  Circle hook effectiveness for catch of target species and incidental catch of sea turtles on a Taiwanese longline fishing vessel in the tropical Atlantic Ocean.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-13-008, 19 p.  [download]
Humphreys R.
2009.  Database inventory for armorhead seamount fishery in U.S. EEZ waters: U.S.-observed foreign permit fishery and U.S. research cruise activities.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-09-002, 12 p.
Humphreys RL Jr.
2008.  Sources of information for evaluating the existence of vulnerable marine ecosystems (VMEs) on seamounts within the southern Emperor-northern Hawaiian Ridge.  Third Scientific Working Group Meeting of North Pacific RFMO, Vladivostok, Russia. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-08-003, 8 p.  [download]
Humphreys RL Jr, Musyl M, DeMartini EE.
2006.  Biological research conducted by PIFSC during 2005-2006 in support of marlin and swordfish stock assessments.  A working document submitted at the Fourth Meeting of the International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean (ISC), March 20-27, 2006, La Jolla, California. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-003, 8 p.  [download]
Humphreys RL Jr..
2009.  7th Scientific Working Group of Multilateral Meeting on Management of High Seas Fisheries in the North Pacific Ocean. Draft Integrated Seamount Research Plan: research in support of a collaborative armorhead stock assessment.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-09-003, 11 p.
Hutchinson M, Poisson F, Swimmer Y.
2017.  Developing best handling practice guidelines to safely release mantas, mobulids and stingrays captured in commercial fisheries.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-17-006, 4 p. doi:10.7289/V5/WP-PIFSC-17-006.
Ito R, Coan AL Jr.
2006.  U.S. swordfish fisheries in the North Pacific Ocean.  Sixth Meeting of the International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean (ISC), March 20-27, 2006, La Jolla, California, U.S.A. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-004, 25 p.  [download]
Ito R, Walsh WA.
2006.  U.S. commercial fisheries for marlins in the North Pacific Ocean.  Sixth Meeting of the International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean (ISC), March 20-27, 2006, La Jolla, California, U.S.A. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-002, 14 p.  [download]
Ito RY.
2013.  U.S. commercial fisheries for marlins in the North Pacific Ocean.  Working document submitted to Intersessional Meeting of the Billfish Working Group, International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean, January 16-23, 2013, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-13-001, 21 p.  [download]
Ito RY, Childers J.
2008.  U.S. swordfish fisheries in the North Pacific Ocean.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, June 11-19, 2008, Abashirii, Japan, ISC/08/BILL WG-2/02. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-08-004, 23 p.  [download]
Ito RY, Childers J.
2014.  U.S. swordfish fisheries in the North Pacific Ocean.  Working document submitted to a meeting of the Billfish Working Group, International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean (ISC), February 11-19, 2014, Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-14-001, 21 p.  [download]
Ito RY, Coan AL Jr.
2006.  U.S. swordfish fisheries in the North Pacific Ocean, 2006.  Joint Meeting of the Swordfish Working Group and Marlin Working Group of the International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean, 8-15 November 2006, Shimizu, Japan. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-012, 3 p.
Ito RY, Coan AL Jr.
2007.  U.S. swordfish fisheries in the North Pacific Ocean.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, 19-27 March 2007, Chinese Taipei, I SC/07/MAR&SWOWG -1/03. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-001, 24 p.  [download]
Ito RY, Hamm DC, Coan AL Jr, Childers J.
2005.  Summary of U.S. fisheries for highly migratory species in the western and central Pacific Ocean, 2000-2004.  Paper presented at the 1st Meeting of the Scientific Committee of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, Noumea, New Caledonia, 8-19 August 2005, WCPFC-SCI FR WP-17. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-05-005, 25 p.  [download]
Ito RY, Walsh WA.
2008.  U.S. commercial fisheries for marlins in the North Pacific Ocean.  Intersessional Meeting of the Marlin Working Group, International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean, June 11-20 2008, Abashiri, Hokkaido, Japan. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-08-005, 18 p.  [download]
Ito RY, Walsh WA.
2010.  U.S. commercial fisheries for marlins in the North Pacific Ocean.  Working document submitted to an Intersessional Meeting of the ISC Billfish Working Group, 21-28 April 2010, Hakodate, Japan. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-10-003, 20 p.  [download]
Ito RY, Walsh WA.
2011.  U.S. commercial fisheries for marlins in the North Pacific Ocean.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, 19-27 January 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, ISC/11/BILLWG-1/02. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-003, 20 p.  [download]
Kapur M, Brodziak J, Fletcher E, Yau A.
2017.  Summary of life history and stock assessment results for Pacific blue marlin, western and central North Pacific striped marlin, and North Pacific swordfish.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-17-004, 50 p. doi:10.7289/V5/WP-PIFSC-17-004.
Kienzle M, Bigelow K.
2006.  Statistical analysis of the trends of albacore (Thunnus alalunga) catch in American Samoa and implications for fishery management.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-009, 25 p.
Kim SS, Moon DY, Boggs C, An DH, Koh JR.
2006.  Comparison of circle hook and J hook catch rate for target and bycatch species taken in the Korean tuna longline fishery.  Paper presented at the 2nd Regular Sesion of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 7-18 August 2006, Manila, Philippines, WCPFC-SC2-2006/EB WP-12. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-008, 12 p.  [download]
Kleiber P, Clarke S, Bigelow K.
2007.  North Pacific blue shark stock assessment.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-005, 89 p.
Langley A, Bigelow K, Maunder M, Miyabe N.
2005.  Longline CPUE indices for bigeye and yellowfin in the Pacific Ocean using GLM and statistical habitat standardisation methods.  Paper presented at the 1st Meeting of the Scientific Committee of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, Noumea, New Caledonia, 8-19 August 2005, WCPFC-SC1 SA WP-8. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-05-001, 40 p.  [download]
Langley A, Hampton J, Kleiber P, Hoyle S.
2007.  Stock assessment of yellowfin tuna in the western and central Pacific Ocean, including an analysis of management options.  Paper presented at the 3rd Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission,13-24 August 2007, Honolulu, Hawaii, WCPFC-SC3-SA SWG/WP-01. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-007, 120 p.  [download]
Langley A, Hampton J, Kleiber P, Hoyle S.
2008.  Stock assessment of bigeye tuna in the western and central Pacific Ocean, including an analysis of management options.  Paper presented at the 4th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission,11-22 August 2008, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, WCPFC-SC4-2008/SA-WP-1 Rev. 1 (30-Jul-08). Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-08-006, 119 p.  [download]
Langley A, Okamoto H, Williams P, Miyabe N, Bigelow K.
2006.  A summary of the data available for the estimation of conversion factors (processed to whole fish weights) for yellowfin and bigeye tuna.  Paper presented at the 2nd Regular Sesion of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 7-18 August 2006, Manila, Philippines, WCPFC-SC2-2006/ME IP-3. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-006, 20 p.  [download]
Lee HH, Chang YJ, Piner KR, Hinton MG, Tagami D, Taylor I.
2013.  Preliminary blue marlin stock assessment in the Pacific Ocean.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-13-006, 47 p.
Lee HH, Piner KR, Methot Jr. RD, Maunder MK.
2013.  Use of likelihood profiling over a global scaling parameter to structure the population dynamics model: an example using blue marlin in the Pacific Ocean.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-13-007, 18 p. Published in Fisheries Research 158 (2014):138-146.
McCracken ML.
2009.  Preliminary assessment of incidental interactions with marine mammals in the Hawaii longline deep and shallow set fisheries.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-09-007, 17 p.
McCracken ML.
2010.  Assessment of incidental interactions with marine mammals in the Hawaii longline deep and shallow set fisheries from 2005 through 2009.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-10-006, 26 p.
McCracken ML.
2010.  Adjustments to false killer whale and short-finned pilot whale bycatch estimates.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-10-007, 23 p.  [download]
McCracken ML.
2011.  Assessment of incidental interactions with marine mammals in the Hawaii longline deep and shallow set fisheries from 2006 through 2010.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-012, 30 p.  [download]
McCracken ML, Forney KA.
2010.  Preliminary assessment of incidental interactions with marine mammals in the Hawaii longline deep and shallow set fisheries.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-10-001, 27 p.
Oleson EM.
2009.  Characteristics of the American Samoa longline fishery and provisional estimates of cetacean take, 2006-2008.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-09-006, 13 p.
Oleson EM.
2010.  False killer whale (Pseudorca crassidens): Pacific Islands Region Stock Complex - Hawaii insular, Hawaii pelagic, and Palmyra Atoll stocks.  In: Carretta, JV et al. U.S. Pacific Marine Mammal Stock Assessments: 2011. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-488, p. 243-252. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-10-002, 10 p.  [download]
Oleson EM, Baird RW, Martien KK, Taylor BL.
2013.  Island-associated stocks of odontocetes in the main Hawaiian Islands: a synthesis of available information to facilitate evaluation of stock structure.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-13-003, 41 p.
Parrish FA, Grigg RW, DeMello J, Montgomery AD.
2009.  The status of Corallium spp. in Hawaii and the US Pacific: population status, trends and threats, fisheries, trade, management, enforcement and conservation.  In: Bruckner, AW and GG Roberts (eds.). Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Corallium Science, Management and Trade. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-OPR-43 and CRCP-8, p. 87-108. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-09-001, 19 p.  [download]
Piner K.
2012.  Selection of an asymptotic selectivity pattern.  Working document submitted to the ISC Pacific Bluefin Tuna Working Group Workshop, 23 May - 6 June 2012, Shimizu-ku, Shizuoka, Japan, ISC/12-2/PBFWG/15. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-12-002, 6 p.  [download]
Piner K, Conser Ra, DiNardo G.
2006.  Stock status of striped marlin in the North Pacific Ocean in 2005.  A working document submitted at the Sixth Meeting of the International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean (ISC), March 20-27, 2006, La Jolla, California, U.S.A. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-002, 14 pPacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-001, 40 p.  [download]
Piner K, Lee H-H.
2011.  Meta-analysis of striped marlin natural mortality.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, 19-27 January 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, ISC/11/BILLWG-1/10. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-004, 9 p.  [download]
Piner K, Lee H-H, Taylor I, Aires-da-Silva A, Teo S.
2011.  Introduction of a spatially explicit model of Pacific bluefin tuna.  Working document submitted to the ISC Pacific Bluefin Tuna Working Group, 6-13 January 2011, Shimizu-ku, Shizuoka, Japan, ISC/11-1/PBFWB/06. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-001, 15 p.  [download]
Piner K, Tagami D, DiNardo G.
2012.  Preliminary striped marlin stock assessment.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, 6-16 December 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, ISC/11/BILLWG-3/01. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-12-001, 34 p.  [download]
Sculley M, Brodziak J, Yau A, Kapur M.
2017.  An exploratory analysis of trends in swordfish (xiphias gladius) length composition data from the Hawaiian longline fishery.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-17-002, 48 p. doi:10.7289/V5/WP-PIFSC-17-002.
Swimmer Y, Chaloupka M, McNaughton L, Musyl M.
2007.  Bayesian hazard regression modelling of factors affecting post-release mortality of loggerheads caught in pelagic longline fisheries.  Paper presented at the 3rd Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission,13-24 August 2007, Honolulu, Hawaii, WCPFC-SC3-EB SWG/WP-9. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-009, 3 p.  [download]
Tagami DT, Wang H.
2016.  Updated blue marlin catches (2012-2014) in the north and south Pacific from WCPFC data.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-16-003, 22 p. doi:10.7289/V5/WP-PIFSC-16-003.  [download]
Uchiyama J.
2006.  Biological data for bottomfish in the Pacific Islands management areas.  Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-010, 2 p + Appendices.
Uchiyama J, Humphreys RL Jr.
2006.  Updated review table of vital rates and life history parameters for striped marlin, swordfish, and blue marlin in the North Pacific Ocean.  Working document submitted to the ISC Marlin Working Group Workshop, November 8-15, 2006, Shimizu, Japan, ISC/06/MARWG&SWOWG-2/03. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-011, 6 p.  [download]
Walsh WA.
2007.  Observed swordfish (Xiphias gladius) catch rates in the Hawaii-based longline fishery, 1994-2006.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, 19-27 March 2007, Chinese Taipei. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-07-002, 18 p.  [download]
Walsh WA.
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2011.  Analyses of catch data for oceanic whitetip and silky sharks reported by fishery observers in the Hawaii-based longline fishery in 1995-2010.  Paper presented at the 7th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, 9-17 August 2011, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, WCPFC-SC7-2011/EB-WP-03. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-010, 63 p.  [download]
Walsh WA, Courtney D.
2011.  Prelminary compilation and analyses of shark catch data from the Hawaii-based pelagic longline fishery.  Working document submitted to the ISC Shark Working Group Workshop, 19-21 July 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, ISC/11/SHARKWG-1/05. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-007, 16 p.  [download]
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2011.  A long-term corrected catch history for striped marlin Kajikia audax in Hawaiian waters.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, 19-27 January 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, , ISC/11/BILLWG-1/03. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-005, 28 p.  [download]
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2011.  Standardization of striped marlin Kajikia audax CPUE with generalized linear models fitted to pelagic longline observer data from the Hawaii-based fishery in 1995-2009.  Working document submitted to the ISC Billfish Working Group Workshop, 19-27 January 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, ISC/11/BILLWG-1/08. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-11-006, 45 p.  [download]
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2005.  North Pacific albacore catch in the U.S. longline fishery.  International Scientific Committee Albacore Working Group Meeting, La Jolla, CA, November 28-December 2, 2005. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-05-007, 9 p.  [download]
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2006.  North Pacific albacore catch in the U.S. longline fishery - an update.  ISC Albacore Working Group Workshop, November 28-December 5, 2006, Shimizu, Shizuoka, Japan. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-06-013, 12 p.  [download]
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2005.  Size composition data for billfishes caught by the Hawaii-based U.S. longline fleet: Data collection, sample sizes, and other metadata.  Working document prepared for the Joint Session of the Swordfish and Marlin Working Groups, International Scientific Committee for Tuna and Tuna-like Species in the North Pacific Ocean, August 29-September 5, 2005, Shimizu, Japan, ISC/05/MAR&SWO-WGs/ 10. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-05-006, 12 p.  [download]
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2008.  Comparison of maturity and ageing of swordfish from Hawaiian and Australian waters.  Paper presented at the 4th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee, Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission,11-22 August 2008, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, WCPFC-SC4-2008/BI-IP-2. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Working Paper, WP-08-008, 11 p.  [download]