Publications

Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals

Baker JD, Johanos TC, Wurth TA, Littnan CL
2014. Body growth in Hawaiian monk seals. Marine Mammal Science 30(1): 259-271. DOI: 10.1111/mms.12035.
Bruno JF, Precht WF, Vroom PS, Aronson RB
2014. Coral reef baselines: How much macroalgae is natural? Mar. Poll. Bull. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.01.010.
Bradford AL, Forney KA, Oleson EM, Barlow J
2014. Accounting for Subgroup Structure in Line-Transect Abundance Estimates of False Killer Whales (Pseudorca crassidens) in Hawaiian Waters. PLOS ONE 9(2): e90464. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0090464.
Cotton CF, Andrews AH, Cailliet GM, Grubbs RD, Irvine SB, Musick JA
2014. Assessment of radiometric dating for age validation of deep-water dogfish (Order: Squaliformes) finspines. Fisheries Research 151: 107-113. DOI: 10.1016/j.fishres.2013.10.014.
Iacchei M, O'Malley JM, Toonen RJ
2014. After the gold rush: population structure of spiny lobsters in Hawaii following a fishery closure and the implications for contemporary spatial management. Bulletin of Marine Science 90(1): 331-357. DOI: 10.5343/bms.2013.1042.
Martien KK, Chivers SJ, Baird RW, Archer FI, Gorgone AM, Hancock-Hanser BL, Mattila D, McSweeney DJ, Oleson EM, Palmer C, Pease VL, Robertson KM, Schorr GS, Schultz MB, Webster DL, Taylor BL
2014. Nuclear and mitochondrial patterns of population structure in North Pacific false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens). Journal of Heredity. DOI: 10.1093/jered/esu029.
Meyer CG, O'Malley JM, Papastamatiou YP, Dale JJ, Hutchinson MR, Anderson JM, Royer MA, Holland KN
2014. Growth and maximum size of tiger sharks (Galecerdo cuvier) in Hawaii. PLOS ONE 9(1): e84799. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0084799.
Mourato B, Hazin F, Bigelow K, Musyl M, Carvalho F, Hazin H
2014. Spatio-temporal trends of sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus catch rates in relation to spawning ground and environmental factors in the equatorial and southwestern Atlantic Ocean. Fisheries Oceanography 23(1): 32-44. DOI: 10.1111/fog.12040.
Passerotti MS, Andrews AH, Carlson JK, Wintner SP, Goldman KJ, Natanson LJ
2014. Maximum age and missing time in the vertebrae of sand tiger shark (Carcharias taurus): validated lifespan from bomb radiocarbon dating in the western North Atlantic and southwestern Indian Oceans. Marine and Freshwater Research. DOI: 10.1071/MF13214.
Watson JT, Bigelow KA
2014. Trade-offs among catch, bycatch and landed value in the American Samoa longline fishery. Conserv. Biol. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12268
Williams GJ, Price NN, Ushijima B, Aeby GS, Callahan S, Davy SK, Gove JM, Johnson MD, Knapp IS, Shore-Maggio A, Smith JE, Videau P, Work TM
2014. Ocean warming and acidification have complex interactive effects on the dynamics of a marine fungal disease. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 281, 20133069. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2013.3069.

Technical Memoranda

Bradford AL, Forney KA
2014. Injury determinations for cetaceans observed interfacing with Hawaii and American Samoa longline fisheries during 2007-2011. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech Memo., NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-39, 20 p. + Appendix.
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. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo., NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-40, 13 p.
Bradford AL, Forney KA
2014. Injury determinations for cetaceans observed interfacing with Hawaii and American Samoa longline fisheries during 2007-2011. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech Memo., NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-39, 20 p. + Appendix.
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. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo., NOAA-TM-NMFS-PIFSC-40, 13 p.

Special Publications

PIFSC
2014. Marine Debris: removal and assessment at Midway Atoll 2013. NOAA Fisheries Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Special Publication, SP-14-001, 6 p.

Administrative Reports

Grace-McCaskey CA
2014. Examining the potential of using secondary data to better understand human-reef relationships across the Pacific. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-14-01, 69 p.
Hospital J, Beavers C
2014. Economic and social characteristics of small boat fishing in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Administrative Report H-14-02, 58 p. + Appendices.
Lowe MK, Quach MMC, Brousseau KR, Tomita AS
2011. Fishery Statistics of the Western Pacific. Volume 28. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Serv., NOAA, Honolulu, HI 96822-2396. Pacific Islands Fish. Sci. Cent. Admin. Rep. H-13-06, var. p.

Data Reports

Fisheries Research and Monitoring Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
2014. PIFSC Report on the American Samoa longline fishery year 2013. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-006, 13 p.
Fisheries Research and Monitoring Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
2014. PIFSC Report on the Logbook Program for the American Samoa Longline Fishery, October-December 2013. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-005, 14 p.
Fisheries Research and Monitoring Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
2014. PIFSC Report on the Logbook Program for the American Samoa Longline Fishery, July-September 2013. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-004, 13 p.
Fisheries Research and Monitoring Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
2014. PIFSC Report on the Logbook Program for the American Samoa Longline Fishery, April-June 2013. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-002, 13 p.
Fisheries Research and Monitoring Division, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
2014. PIFSC Report on the Logbook Program for the American Samoa Longline Fishery, January-March 2013. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-001, 13 p.
Heenan A, Ayotte P, Gray A, Lino K, McCoy K, Zamzow J, Williams I
2014. Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Data Report: Ecological monitoring 2012-2013 -- reef fishes and benthic habitats of the main Hawaiian Islands, American Samoa, and Pacific Remote Island Areas. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-003, 112 p.
Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
2014. Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Fish monitoring brief: northern Mariana Archipelago 2014. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-010, 2 p.
Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
2014. Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Fish monitoring brief: southern Mariana Archipelago 2014. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-009, 2 p.
Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
2014. Pacific Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. Fish monitoring brief: Pacific Remote Island Areas 2014. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, PIFSC Data Report, DR-14-007, 2 p.

Abstracts

Anderson J, Clarke E, Richards B, Taylor J
2014. Utilizing high-tech solutions to monitor fish and their habitats. Hawaii Conservation Alliance Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 15-17, 2014.
Andrews A, Kerr L, Passerotti M, Natanson J, Wintner S
2014. Maximum age and missing time in shark vertebrae: the limits and validity of age estimates using bomb radiocarbon dating. Sharks International, Durban, South Africa, June 2-6, 2014.
Gorospe K, Williams ID, Donahu MJ
2014. Putting human impacts on fish populations in perspective: spatial variation on a local scale. Hawaii Conservation Alliance Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 15-17, 2014.
Kalberg K, Pan M
2014. 2012 Economic cost-earnings of pelagic longline fishing in Hawaii. 116th Scientific and Statistical Committee Meeting, June 17-19, 2014, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Pan M
2014. The linkages between the economic performance indicators and ecosystem status indicators. North Pacific Marine Science Organization, PICES 2014 FUTURE Open Science Meeting, Hawaii Island, April 15-108 2014.
Swimmer Y, Southwood A, Parga M, Tejedor A, Sagarminaga R
2014. Bycatch of loggerhead sea turtles in longline gear in the Mediterranean Sea: assessments of turtles' physiological impacts and post-release movements. Fisheries Bycatch: Global Issues and Creative Solutions, 29th Lowell Wakefield Fisheries Symposium, Anchorage, Alaska, May 13-16, 2014.
Vargas-Angel B, Misa P, Looney E, Anderson J
2014. Addressing spatial and temporal patterns of disease prevalence across several islands in the U.S. Pacific and investigating its potential drivers and environmental correlates. [Abstr.] 3rd Asia-Pacific Coral Reefs Symposium (APCRS 2014), Pingtung, Taiwan, 23-27 June 2014.
Zamzow J, Dillon A, Moews M, DesRochers A, Brainard R
2014. Outreach and capacity-building initiatives of the PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division. [Abstr.] Hawaii Conservation Alliance Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 15-17, 2014.

Manuscripts Approved by Science Director to be Submitted for Publication

DeMartini EE
2014. Effects of fishing on the fishes and environment of coral reefs. Chapter in the University of Hawaii Press book on “Ecology of Reef Fishes”, edited by C. Mora.
Howell EA, Hoover A, Benson S, Polovina J, Bailey H, Seminoff J, Dutton P
2014. TurtleWatch 2.0: TurtleWatch product enhanced to include dynamic management of leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) bycatch reduction in the Hawaii-based pelagic longline fishery. Journal of Experimental marine Biology and Ecology.