Publications

Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals

Baker, J., T. C. Johanos, T. A. Wurth, and C. L. Littnan
2013. Body growth in Hawaiian monk seals. Mar. Mamm. Sci. DOI:10.1111/mms.12035
Cahoon, M., C. L. Littnan, K. Longnecker, and J. R. Carpenter
2013. Dietary Comparison of two Hawaiian monk seal populations: the role of diet as a driver of divergent population trends. Endang. Species Res. 20: 137-146. DOI:10.3354/esr00491
Chang, Y., C. Sun, Y. Chen, S. Yeh, G. DiNardo, and N. Su
2013. Modelling the impacts of environmental variation on the habitat suitability of swordfish, Xiphias gladius, in the equatorial Atlantic Ocean. ICES J. Mar. Sci. DOI:10.1093/icesjms/fss190
DeMartini, E., P. Jokiel, J. Beets, Y. Stender, C. Storlazzi, D. Minton, and E. Conklin
2013. Terrigenous sediment impact on coral recruitment and growth affects the use of coral habitat by recruit parrotfishes (F. Scaridae). J. Coast. Conserv. DOI:10.1007/s11852-013-0247-2
Francke, D. L., S. A. Hargrove, E. W. Vetter, C. D. Winn, G. H. Balazs, K. D. Hyrenbach
2013. Behavior of juvenile green turtles in a coastal neritic habitat: Validating time-depth-temperature records using visual observations. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 444:55-65. DOI:10.1016/j.jembe.2013.03.011
Frey, A., P. H. Dutton, G. H. Balazs
2013. Insights on the demography of cryptic nesting by green turtles (Chelonia mydas) in the main Hawaiian Islands from genetic relatedness analysis. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 442: 80-87. DOI:10.1016/jembe.2013.01.030
Gove J. M. , G. J. Williams, M. A. McManus, S. F. Heron, S. A. Sandin, O. J. Vetter, D. G. Foley
2013. Quantifying climatological ranges and anomalies for Pacific coral reef ecosystems. PLoS ONE 8(4): e61974. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0061974
Hoeke, R. K., C. D. Storlazzi, and P. V. Ridd
2013. Drivers of circulation in a fringing coral reef embayment: a wave-flow coupled numerical modeling study of Hanalei Bay. Hawaii Continental Shelf Research 58:79-95. DOI:10.1016/j.csr.2013.03.007
Kitamura, M., Y. Kumamoto, H. Kawakami, E. C. Cruz, and J. Fujikura
2013. Horizontal distribution of Fukushima-derived radiocesium in zooplankton in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. Biogeosciences. DOI:10.5194/bgd-10-6143-2013
Piner, K. R., H. Lee, A. Kimoto, I. G. Taylor, M. Kanaiwa, C. Sun
2013. Population dynamics and status of striped marlin (Kajikia audax) in the western and central northern Pacific Ocean. Mar. Freshw. Res. 64: 108-118. DOI: 10.1071/MF12302
Polovina J. J., and P. A. Woodworth-Jefcoats
2013. Fishery-Induced Changes in the Subtropical Pacific Pelagic Ecosystem Size Structure: Observations and Theory. PLoS ONE 8(4): e62341. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0062341
Su, N., C. Sun, A. E. Punt, S. Yeh, G. DiNardo, Y. Chang
2013. An ensemble analysis to predict future habitats of striped marlin (Kajikia audax) in the North Pacific Ocean. ICES J. Mar. Sci. DOI:10.1093/icesjms/fss191

Administrative Reports

Blyth-Skarme, V., J. J. Rooney, F. A. Parrish, R. C. Boland
2013. Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems—Potential Candidates as Essential Fish Habitat and Habitat Areas of Particular Concern. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent. Admin. Rep. H-13-02, 52 p.
Pooley, S.
2013. PIFSC Science Plan (2013). Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent. Admin. Rep. H-13-01, 21 p.

Data Reports

PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division
2013. Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program, Fish Monitoring Brief: Pacific Remote Island Areas 2012. PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-007, 2 p.
PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division
2013. Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program, Fish Monitoring Brief: American Samoa 2012. PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-008, 2 p.
PIFSC Fisheries Monitoring Branch
2013. The Hawaii-based Longline Logbook Summary Report, January-March 2013. PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-011, 23 p.
PIFSC Fisheries Monitoring Branch
2013. PIFSC Report on the Logbook Program for the American Samoa Longline Fishery, October-December 2012. PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-012, 13 p.
PIFSC Fisheries Monitoring Branch
2013. PIFSC Report on the American Samoa Longline Fishery Year 2012. PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-013, 12 p.

Conference Abstracts

Barkley, Y., E. Oleson, J. Oswald, and P. Rex
2013. Acoustic identification of overlapping false killer whale populations in the Hawaiian Islands. [Abstr.] Society of Marine Mammalogy Conference, Dunedin, New Zealand, December 9-13, 2013.
Bayless, A., E. Oleson, S. M. Wiggins, and S. Martin
2013. Acoustic monitoring of interactions between false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) and the Hawaii-based pelagic longline fishery. [Abstr.] Society of Marine Mammalogy Conference, Dunedin, New Zealand, December 9-13, 2013.
Bradford, A. L., K. A. Forney, E. M. Oleson, and J. Barlow
2013. Accounting for subgroup structure in line-transect abundance estimates of false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) in Hawaiian waters. [Abstr.] Society of Marine Mammalogy Conference, Dunedin, New Zealand, December 9-13, 2013.
Grace-McCaskey, C.
2013. Utilizing fishermen’s knowledge and perspectives in assessing annual catch limits in the Pacific Islands Region. [Abstr.] North American Association of Fisheries Economists (NAAFE) Forum 2013, St. Petersburg, Florida, May 21-24, 2013.
Hill, M., A. Lignon, M. Deakos, A. Ü, A. Milette-Winfree, and E. Oleson
2013. Short-finned pilot whales (Globicephala macrorhynchus) within the southern Mariana Archipelago. [Abstr.] Society of Marine Mammalogy Conference, Dunedin, New Zealand, December 9-13, 2013.
Pan, M.
2013. Adoption of new technology, efficiency, and productivity measurement. [Abstr.} 13th European Workshop on Efficiency and Productivity Analysis, Helsinki, Finland, June 17-20, 2013.
Parrish, F.
2013. Movement of cultured and wild opakapaka (Pristipomoides filamentosus) in their nursery habitat. [Abstr.] 21st Annual Hawaii Conservation Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 16-18, 2013.

Manuscripts Approved by Science Director to be Submitted for Publication

Birkeland, C., M. W. Miller, G. A. Piniak, C. M. Eakin, M. Weijerman, P. McElhany, M. Dunlap, and R. E. Brainard
2013. Safety in numbers? Abundance may not safeguard corals from increasing CO2. BioScience.
Heenan, A. and I. Williams
2013. Monitoring herbivorous fishes as indicators of coral reef resilience in American Samoa. PLoS ONE.
Polovina, J. and P. Woodworth-Jefcoats
2013. Fishery-induced changes in the subtropical Pacific pelagic ecosystem size structure: Observations and theory. PLoS ONE.
Thomas, L., G.T. DiNardo, H. Lee, K.R. Piner, S. E. Kahng
2013. Factors influencing the distribution of Kona crabs (Ranina ranina) in the main Hawaiian Islands. Journal of Crustacean Biology.