Publications

Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals

DeMartini, E. E., B. J. Zgliczynski, R. C. Boland, and A. M. Friedlander.
2009. Influences of wind-wave exposure on the distribution and density of recruit fishes at Kure and Pearl and Hermes Atolls, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Environ. Biol. Fish. DOI 40.1007/s10641-009-9514-3.
Kubis, S., M. Chaloupka, L. Ehrhart, and M. Bresette.
2009. Growth rates of juvenile green turtles Chelonia mydas from three ecologically distinct foraging habitats along the east central coast of Florida, USA. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 389:257-269.
Parker, D. M., G. H. Balazs, C. S. King, L. Katahira, and W. Gilmartin.
2009. Short-range movements of hawksbill turtles (Eretmochelys imbricate) from nesting to foraging areas within the Hawaiian Islands. Pac. Sci. 63(3):371-382.
Vroom, P. S., J. Asher, C. L. Braun, E. Coccagna, O. J. Vetter, W. A. Cover, K. M. McCully, D. C. Potts, A. Marie, and C. Vanderlip.
2009. Macroalgal (Boodlea composita) bloom at Kure and Midway Atolls, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Bot. Mar. 52:361-363.
Work, T. M., J. Dagenais, G. H. Balazs, J. Schumacher, T. D. Lewis, J. C. Leong, R. N. Casey, and J. W. Casey.
2009. In vitro biology of fibropapilloma-associated turtle herpesvirus and host cells in Hawaiian green turtles (Chelonia mydas). J. Gen. Virol. 90:1943-1950.

NOAA Technical Memoranda

Desch, A., T. Wynne, R. Brainard, A. Friedlander, and J. Christensen.
2009. Oceanographic and physical setting. Chapter 2, pp. 17-63. In: Friedlander, A., K. Keller, L. Wedding, A. Clarke, M. Monaco (eds.). 2009. A Marine Biogeographic Assessment of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 84. Prepared by NCCOS’s Biogeography Branch in cooperation with the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, Silver Spring, MD. 363 pp.
Friedlander, A., E. DeMartini, L. Wedding, and R. Clark.
2009. Fishes. Chapter 5, pp. 155-189. In: Friedlander, A., K. Keller, L. Wedding, A. Clarke, M. Monaco (eds.). 2009. A Marine Biogeographic Assessment of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 84. Prepared by NCCOS’s Biogeography Branch in cooperation with the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, Silver Spring, MD. 363 pp.
Friedlander, A., D. Kobayashi, B. Bowen, C. Meyers, Y. Papastamatiou, E. DeMartini, F. Parrish, E. Treml, C. Currin, A. Hilting, J. Weiss, C. Kelley, R. O’Conner, M. Parke, R. Clark, R. Toonen, and L. Wedding.
2009. Connectivity and integrated ecosystem studies. Chapter 9, pp. 291-330. In: Friedlander, A., K. Keller, L. Wedding, A. Clarke, M. Monaco (eds.). 2009. A Marine Biogeographic Assessment of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 84. Prepared by NCCOS’s Biogeography Branch in cooperation with the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, Silver Spring, MD. 363 pp
Levine, A., and S. Allen.
2009. American Samoa as a fishing community. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech Memo NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-19, 74 p.
Littnan, C., M. Hill, S. Hargrove, K. E. Keller, and A. D. Anders.
2009. Marine protected species. Chapter 6, pp. 191-234. In: Friedlander, A., K. Keller, L. Wedding, A. Clarke, M. Monaco (eds.). 2009. A Marine Biogeographic Assessment of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 84. Prepared by NCCOS’s Biogeography Branch in cooperation with the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, Silver Spring, MD. 363 pp.
Maragos, J., J. Kenyon, G. Aeby, P. Vroom, B. Vargas-Angel, R. Brainard, L. Wedding, A. Friedlander, J. Asher, B. Zgliczynski, and D. Siciliano.
2009. Benthic communities. Chapter 4, pp. 105-154. In: Friedlander, A., K. Keller, L. Wedding, A. Clarke, M. Monaco (eds.). 2009. A Marine Biogeographic Assessment of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 84. Prepared by NCCOS’s Biogeography Branch in cooperation with the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, Silver Spring, MD. 363 pp.
Weiss, J., J. Miller, E. Hirsch, J. Rooney, L. Wedding, and A. Friedlander.
2009. Geology and benthic habitats. Chapter 3, pp. 65-103. In: Friedlander, A., K. Keller, L. Wedding, A. Clarke, M. Monaco (eds.). 2009. A Marine Biogeographic Assessment of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 84. Prepared by NCCOS’s Biogeography Branch in cooperation with the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, Silver Spring, MD. 363 pp.

Administrative Reports

Hamm, D. C., M. M. C. Quach, K. R. Brousseau, and C. J. Graham.
2009. Fishery statistics of the western Pacific, Volume 24. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent. Admin. Rep. H-09-03, var. p.

Conference Presentation Abstracts

Pan, M., and C. Sun.
2009. Structural breaks and price linkage between Hawaii and Japanese tuna sashimi markets. [Abstr.] PICES 2009 Annual Meeting, Jeju, Korea, October 23-November 1, 2009.

Manuscripts Approved by Science Director for Submission to Peer-Reviewed Journals or In-House Publication

Baker, J. D., A. L. Harting, T. A. Wurth, and T. C. Johanos.
Dramatic shifts in Hawaiian monk seal distribution and abundance are predicted to result from divergent regional trends. Marine Mammal Science.
Bare, A. Y., K. L. Grimshaw, J. J. Rooney, M. G. Sabater, D. Fenner, and B. Carroll.
Mesophotic communities of the insular shelf at Tutuila, American Samoa. Coral Reefs.
Brodziak, J., and K. Piner.
Model uncertainty and probable status or North Pacific striped marlin, Tetrapturus audax. Marine and Coastal Fisheries.
Pan, M., and S. Li.
Evaluation of fishing opportunities under the sea turtle interactions caps – a decision support model for the Hawaii-based longline swordfish fishery management. Our Living Oceans.
Tsuda, R. T., P. S. Vroom, and I. A. Abbott.
New records of subtidal benthic marine algae from Wake Atoll, an isolated coral reef community in the central Pacific. Botanica Marina.
Vroom, P. S., and C. L. Braun.
What is the benthic composition of a healthy subtropical reef? Baseline species-level percent cover, with an emphasis on macroalgae, in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Systematics and Biodiversity.
Work, T. M., J. Dagenais, G. H. Balazs, J. Schumacher, T. D. Lewis, J. C. Leong, R. N. Casey, and J. W. Casey.
In vitro biology of fibropapilloma-associated turtle herpesvirus and host cells in Hawaiian green turtles (Chelonia mydas). Journal of General Virology.