Publications

Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals

Abecassis, M. I. Senina, P. Lehodey, P. Gaspar, D. Parker, G. Balazs and J. Polovina
2013. A model of loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) habitat and movement in the oceanic North Pacific. PLoS ONE 8(9): e73274. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0073274
Allen, S. D.
2013. Carving a niche or cutting a broad swath: subsistence fishing in the western Pacific. Pac. Sci. 67(3): 477-488. DOI: 10.2984/67.3.12
Andrews, A. H., B. K. Barnett, R. J. Allman, R. P. Moyer, and H. D. Trowbridge
2013. Great longevity of speckled hind (Epinephelus drummondhayi), a deep-water grouper, with novel use of postbomb radiocarbon dating in the Gulf of Mexico. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 70: 1-10 DOI:10.1139/cjfas-2012-0537
Andrews, A. H., R. T. Leaf, L. Rogers-Bennett, M. Neuman, H. Hawk, and G. M. Cailliet
2013. Bomb radiocarbon dating of the endangered white abalone (Haliotis sorenseni): investigations of age, growth and lifespan. Mar. Freshw. Res. DOI:10.1071/MF13007
Baird, R.W., E. M. Oleson, J. Barlow, A. D. Ligon, A.M. Gorgone, and S.D. Mahaffy
2013. Evidence of an island-associated population of false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Pacific Science 67(4):513-521. DOI: 10.2984/67.4.2
Baker, J. D., A. L. Harting, C. L. Littnan
2013. A two-stage translocation strategy for improving juvenile survival of Hawaiian monk seals. Endang. Species Res. 21: 33-44 DOI: 10.3354/esr00506
Brodziak, J. and W.A. Walsh
2013. Model selection and multinomial inference for standardizing catch rates of bycatch species: a case study of oceanic whitetip shark in the Hawaii-based longline fishery. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 70:1-18. DOI: 10.1139/cjfas-2013-0111
Chang, S.K., G. DiNardo, F. Farley, J. Brodziak, and Z.L Yuan
2013. Possible stock structure of dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus) in Taiwan coastal waters and globally based on reviews of growth parameters. Fisheries Research 147:127-136. DOI: 10.1016/j.fishres.2013.05.003
DeMartini, E. E., J. L. K. Wren, D. R. Kobayashi
2013. Persistent spatial patterns of recruitment in a guild of Hawaiian coral reef fishes. Mar. Ecol. Progr. Ser. 485:165-179. DOI:10.3354/meps10306
Heenan, A., and I.D. Williams
2013. Monitoring herbivorous fishes as indicators of coral reef resilience in American Samoa. PLoS ONE 8(11): e79604. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0079604
Hospital, J. and C. Beavers
2013. Catch shares and the main Hawaiian Islands bottomfish fishery: Linking fishery conditions and fisher perceptions. Marine Policy. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2013.08.006
Jones, T.T., J. A. Seminoff
2013. Feeding biology: Advances from field-based observations, physiological studies, and molecular techniques. In: Wyneken J, Musick J, Lohmann K (eds.). The Biology of Sea Turtles, Vol. III, p. 211-248. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 475 p.
Jones, T.T., K.S. Van Houtan, B.L. Bostrom, P. Ostafichuk, J. Mikkelsen, E. Tezcan, M. Carey, B. Imlach, and J.S. Seminoff
2013. Calculating the ecological impacts of animal-borne instruments on aquatic organisms. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.12109
Kittinger, J. N., K. S. Van Houtan, L. E. McClenachan, and A. L. Lawrence
2013. Using historical data to assess the biogeography of population recovery. Ecography 36:001-005. DOI:10.1111/j.1600-0587.2013.00245.x
Mangel, M. A. D. MacCall, J. Brodziak, E. J. Dick, R. E. Forrest, R. Pourzand, and S. Ralston
2013. A perspective on steepness, reference points, and stock assessment. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 70: 1-11. DOI: 10.1139/cjfas-2012-0372
Pan, M.
2013. Economic characteristics and management challenges of the Hawaii pelagic longline fisheries: Will a catch share program help? Marine Policy. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2013.08.008
Pan, M., K. Criddle, and C. Severance
2013. Guest editors’ introductions: Catch shares and Pacific Island Region fisheries. Marine Policy. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2013.08.010
Price, E. R., T. T. Jones, B. P. Wallace, C. G. Guglielmo
2013. Serum triglycerides and B-hydroxybutyrate predict feeding status in green turtles (Chelonia mydas): Evaluating a single blood sample method for assessing feeding/fasting in reptiles. J. Expe. Mar. Biol. Ecol.. 439: 176-180. January 2013.
Schils, T., P. S. Vroom, and A. D. Tribollet
2013. Geographical partitioning of marine macrophyte assemblages in the tropical Pacific: a result of local and regional diversity processes. J. Biogeogr. 40: 1266-1277 DOI: 10.1111/jbi.12083
Thomas, L. R., G. T. DiNardo, H. Lee, K. R. Piner, and S. E. Kahng
2013. Factors influencing the distribution of Kona crabs Ranina ranina (Brachyura: Ranindae) catch rates in the main Hawaiian Islands. J. Crustac. Biol. DOI:10.1163/1937240X-00002171
Van Houtan, K. S., L. McClenachan, J. N. Kittinger
2013. Seafood menus reflect long-term ocean changes (Peer-reviewed letter). Frontiers in Ecology. DOI:10.1890/13.WB.015
Wang, J., J. Barkan, S. Fisler, C. Godinez-Reyes, and Y. Swimmer
2013. Developing ultraviolet illumination of gillnets as a method to reduce sea turtle bycatch. Biol. Lett. DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2013.0383
Weijerman, M., E. A. Fulton, and F. A. Parrish
2013. Comparison of coral reef ecosystems along a fishing pressure gradient. PLoS ONE. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0063797
Williams, G. J., J. E. Smith, E. J. Conklin, J. M. Gove, E. Sala, and S. A. Sandin
2013. Benthic communities at two remote Pacific coral reefs: effects of reef habitat, depth, and wave energy gradients on spatial patterns. PeerJ. DOI:10.7717/peerj.81
Work, T. M., and G. H. Balazs.
2013. Tumors in sea turtles: the insidious menace of fibropapillomatosis. The Wildlife Professional. Fall 2013. p. 44-47.

Technical Memoranda

Sprague, R., C. Littnan, and J. Walters.
2013. Estimation of Hawaiian monk seal consumption in relation to ecosystem biomass and overlap with fisheries in the main Hawaiian Islands. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo., NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-37, 42 p. + Appendices.

Special Publications

PIFSC
2013. Restoring coral reefs: removing marine debris in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands 2012. NOAA Fisheries Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC, Special Publication, SP-13-001, 5 p.

Administrative Reports

Weijerman, M. and V. Brown.
2013. A summary of the Guam Coral Reef Ecosystem Model Workshop and Discussions, Guam, November 14–20, 2012. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent. Admin. Rep. H-13-03, 14 p.

Data Reports

PIFSC Fisheries Monitoring Branch
2013. The Hawaii-based Longline Logbook Summary Report, April-June 2013. PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-015, 23 p.
PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division
2013. Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program, Fish Monitoring Brief: main Hawaiian Islands 2013. PIFSC Data Report, DR-13-016, 2 p.

Internal Reports (released to public)

McCracken, M.
2013. Estimation of incidental interactions with sea turtles and seabirds in the 2012 Hawaii longline deep-set fishery. PIFSC Internal Report, IR-13-014, 6 p.

Conference Abstracts

Abdul, J., and D. Burdick
2013. Coral reef ecosystem research data management interface. [Abstr.] Coral Reef Symposium, 27th Pacific Islands Environment Conference, Tumon, Guam, June 24-28.
Alpert, A., A. Cohen, D. Oppo, T. DeCarlo, J. Gove, R. Brainard
2013. International Conference on Paleoclimatology, September 2013.
Covarrubias, S., D. Potts, D. Siciliano, A. Andrews, and R. Franks
2013. Concurrent Sr/Ca ratios and bomb test 14C records from a Porites lobata colony on Kure Atoll: SST, climate change, ocean circulation and management applications. [Abstr.] American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, December 9-13, 2013.
Humphreys, R.
2013. Reproductive maturity of striped marlin (Kajikia audax) in the central North Pacific. [Abstr.] 5th International Billfish Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, November 4-8, 2013.
Pan, M.
2013. Measuring the trade-off between conflicting demands on marine ecosystem services—a case study of Hawaii longline fisheries in the North Pacific Ocean. [Abstr.] North Pacific Marine Science Organization PICES 2013, Annual Meeting, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada, October 11-20, 2013.
Pan, M., S. Arita
2013. Cost-earnings study of longline fishery in American Samoa based on vessel operations in 2009. Scientific Committee of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, August 6-14, 2013.

Manuscripts Approved by Science Director to be Submitted for Publication

Fisher-Pool, P. I., M. O. Lammers, L. M. Munger, K. B. Wong
2013. Passive acoustic monitoring of vessel traffic at the Rose Atoll Marine National Monument. Journal of Acoustical Society of America (JASA).
Lombardi-Carlson, L. A., and A. Andrews
2013. Age estimation and lead-radium dating of golden tilefish, Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps. Marine Ecology Progress Series.
Mundy, B., and J. E. Randall
2013. New records of fishes for the Hawaiian Islands, with an update of endemism for the Hawaiian shore fish fauna.
Parrish, F. A., N. Hayman, C. Kelley, and R. C. Boland
2013. Residence and movement of cultured and wild juvenile pink snapper (Pristipomoides filamentosus) in their nursery habitat. Bulletin of Marine Science.
Piniak, W. E. D., D. A. Mann, C. A. Harms, T. T. Jones, S. A. Eckert
2013. Hearing in the juvenile green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas): A comparison of underwater and aerial hearing using auditory-evoked potentials. Journal of Experimental Biology.
Polovina, J.
2013. The Transition Zone Chlorophyll Front updated: Advances from a decade of research. Progress in Oceanography.
Swimmer, Y. J., E. Campora, L. McNaughton, M. Musyl, and M. Parga
2013. Post-release mortality estimates of loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) caught in pelagic longline fisheries based on archived satellite data and veterinary diagnostics. Aquatic Conservation.