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  • JOHNSTON, R. J., D. JARVIS, K. WALLMO, and D. K. LEW. 2015. Multiscale spatial pattern in nonuse willingness to pay: Applications to threatened and endangered marine species. Land Econ. 91(4):739–761. DOI: 10.3368/le.91.4.739.
  • LEW, D. K. 2015. Willingness to pay for threatened and endangered marine species: a review of the literature and prospects for policy use. Front. Mar. Sci. 2:96. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2015.00096.
  • WALLMO, K., and D. K. LEW. 2015. Public preferences for endangered species recovery: an examination of geospatial scale and non-market values. Front. Mar. Sci. 2:55. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2015.00055.
  • ERSHOVA, E. A., R. R. HOPCROFT, K. N. KOSOBOKOVA, K. MATSUNO, R. J. NELSON, A. YAMAGUCHI, and L. B. EISNER. 2015. Long-term changes in summer zooplankton communities of the western Chukchi Sea, 1945–2012. Oceanography 28:100–115. DOI: 10.5670/oceanog.2015.60
  • DALY, B. J., C. E. ARMISTEAD, and R. J. FOY. 2015. The 2015 eastern Bering Sea continental shelf bottom trawl survey: Results for commercial crab. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-308, 167 p. (.pdf, 10 MB).   Online.
  • HAMNER, R. M., P. WADE, M. OREMUS, M. STANLEY, P. BROWN, R. CONSTANTINE, and C. S. BAKER. 2014. Critically low abundance and limits to human-related mortality for the Maui's dolphin. Endang. Species Res. 26:87-92. DOI: 10.3354/esr00621
  • CONN, P. B., D. S. JOHNSON, and P. L. BOVENG. 2015. On extrapolating past the range of observed data when making statistical predictions in ecology. PLoS ONE 10:e0141416. DOI: 10.1371/journal. pone.0141416
  • LEHNERT, H., and R. P. STONE. 2015. New species of sponges (Porifera, Demospongiae) from the Aleutian Islands and Gulf of Alaska. Zootaxa 4033:451-483. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4033.4.1
  • FAUNCE, C. H. 2015. An initial analysis of alternative sample designs for the deployment of observers in Alaska. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-307, 33 p. (.pdf, 1 MB).  Online.
  • RILLING, C. 2014. North Pacific Groundfish and Halibut Observer Program 2014 Annual Report update. AFSC Quarterly Report Feature (July-August-September 2015) 2 p. (.htm pages)  Online.
  • ZERBINI, A. N., M. F. BAUMGARTNER, A. S. KENNEDY, B. K. RONE, P. R. WADE, and P. J. CLAPHAM. 2015. Space use patterns of the endangered north pacific right whale Eubalaena japonica in the Bering Sea. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 532:269-281. DOI: 10.3354/meps11366. (.pdf, 2.84 MB, open access).  Online.
  • Ver HOEF, J. M., and P. L. BOVENG. 2015. Iterating on a single model is a viable alternative to multimodel inference. J.Wildl. Manage. 79(5):719-729.
  • SINCLAIR, E. H., W. A. WALKER, and J. R. THOMASON. 2015. Body size regression formulae, proximate composition and energy density of eastern Bering Sea mesopelagic fish and squid. PLoS One 10(8):e0132289. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0132289. (.pdf, 379 KB).  Online.
  • RUSHWORTH, A. M., E. E. PETERSON, J. M. Ver HOEF, and A. W. BOWMAN. 2015. Validation and comparison of geostatistical and spline models for spatial stream networks. Environmetrics 26(5):327-338. DOI: 10.1002/env.2340. (.pdf, 1.24 MB).  Online.
  • REA, L. D., A. M. CHRIST, A. B. HAYDEN, V. K. STEGALL, S. D. FARLEY, C. A. STRICKER, J. A. E. MELLISH, J. M. MANISCALCO, J. N. WAITE, V. N. BURKANOV, and K. W. PITCHER. 2015. Age-specific vibrissae growth rates: a tool for determining the timing of ecologically important events in Steller sea lions. Mar. Mammal Sci. 31(3):1213-1233.
  • McCLINTOCK, B. T., D. P. ONORATO, and J. MARTIN. 2015. Endangered Florida panther population size determined from public reports of motor vehicle collision mortalities. J. Appl. Ecol. 52(4):893-901.
  • McCLINTOCK, B. T., E. E. MORELAND, J. M. LONDON, S. P. DAHLE, G. M. BRADY, E. L. RICHMOND, K. M. YANO, and P. L. BOVENG. 2015. Quantitative assessment of species identification in aerial transect surveys for ice-associated seals. Mar. Mammal Sci. 31(3):1057-1076. DOI: 10.1111/mms.12206. (.pdf, 1.82 MB, open access).   Online.
  • MacINTYRE, K. Q., K. M. STAFFORD, P. B. CONN, K. L. LAIDRE, and P. L. BOVENG. 2015. The relationship between sea ice concentration and the spatio-temporal distribution of vocalizing bearded seals (Erignathus barbatus) in the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort Seas from 2008 to 2011. Prog. Oceanogr. 136:241-249.
  • LANDER, M. E., T. LINDSTROM, M. RUTISHAUSE, A. FRANZHEIM, and M. HOLLAND. 2015. Development and field testing a satellite-linked fluorometer for marine vertebrates. Animal Biotelemetry (2015) 3:40. 11 p. DOI: 10.1186/s40317-015-0070-7. (.pdf, 7.66 MB, open access).  Online.
  • KULETZ, K. J., M. C. FERGUSON, B. HURLEY, A. E. GALL, E. A. LABUNSKI, and T. C. MORGAN. 2015. Seasonal spatial patterns in seabird and marine mammal distribution in the eastern Chukchi and western Beaufort Seas: Identifying biologically important pelagic areas. Prog. Oceanogr. 136:175-200.
  • GARLAND, E. C., A. W. GOLDIZEN, M. S. LILLEY, M. L. REKDAHL, C. GARRIGUE, R. CONSTANTINE, N. D. HAUSER, M. M. POOLE, J. ROBBINS, and M. J. NOAD. 2015. Population structure of humpback whales in the western and central South Pacific Ocean as determined by vocal exchange among populations. Conser. Biol. 29(4):1198-1207.
  • GARLAND, E. C., M. CASTELLOTE, and C. L. BERCHOK. 2015. Beluga whale (Delphinapterus leucas) vocalizations and call classification from the eastern Beaufort Sea population. J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 137(6):3054-3067.
  • FLOWER, J. E., M. C. ALLENDER, R. P. GIOVANELLI, S. D. SUMMERS, T. R. SPOON, J. A. S. LEGER, C. E. C. GOERTZ, J. L. DUNN, T. A. ROMANO, R. C. HOBBS, and A. D. TUTTLE. 2015. Circulating concentrations of thyroid hormone in beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas): Influence of age, sex, and season. J. Zoo Wildl. Med. 46(3):456-467.
  • CRANCE, J. L., C. L. BERCHOK, J. BONNEL, and A. M. THODE. 2015. Northeasternmost record of a North Pacific fin whale (Balaenoptera physalus) in the Alaskan Chukchi Sea. Polar Biol. 38(10):1767-1773.
  • CLARK, C. W., C. L. BERCHOK, S. B. BLACKWELL, D. E. HANNAY, J. JONES, D. PONIRAKIS, and K. M. STAFFORD. 2015. A year in the acoustic world of bowhead whales in the Bering, Chukchi and Beaufort Seas. Prog. Oceanogr. 136:223-240.
  • CASTELLOTE, M., J. M. BROTONS, C. CHICOTE, M. GAZO, and M. CERDA. 2015. Long-term acoustic monitoring of bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus, in marine protected areas in the Spanish Mediterranean Sea. Ocean Coastal Manage. 113:54-66.
  • HIMES-CORNELL, A., S. KASPERSKI, K. KENT, C. MAGUIRE, M. DOWNS, S. WEIDLICH, and S. RUSSELL. 2015. Social baseline of the Gulf of Alaska groundfish trawl fishery: Results of the 2014 social survey. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-306, 98 p. plus Appendices. (.pdf, 12.8 MB).  Online.
  • HERNÁNDEZ-CAMACHO, C. J., V. J. BAKKER, D. AURIOLES-GAMBO, J. LAAKE, and L. R. GERBER. 2015. The use of surrogate data in demographic population viability analysis: a case study of California sea lions. PLoS ONE 10(9):e0139158. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0139158. (.pdf, 1.1 MB).  Online.
  • ORR, J. W., Y. KAI, and T. NAKABO. 2015. Snailfishes of the Careproctus rastrinus complex (Liparidae): Redescriptions of seven species in the North Pacific Ocean region, with the description of a new species from the Beaufort Sea. Zootaxa 4018(3):301–348. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4018.3.1.
  • PIETSCH, T. W., and J. W. ORR. 2015. Fishes of the Salish Sea: a compilation and distributional analysis. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Professional Paper NMFS 18, 106 p. DOI: 10.7755/PP.18. (.pdf, 4.24 MB).  Online.
  • FISSEL, B. E. 2015. Methods for the Alaska groundfish first-wholesale price projections: Section 6 of the Economic Status of the Groundfish Fisheries off Alaska. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-305, 39 p. (.pdf, 695 KB).  Online.
  • HIMES-CORNELL, A. 2015. Industry perceptions of measures to affect access to quota shares, active participation, and lease rates in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands crab fisheries. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-304, 69 p. Online. (.pdf, 2.8 MB).  Online.
  • SPIES, I., and A. E. PUNT. 2015. The utility of genetics in marine fisheries management: a simulation study based on Pacific cod off Alaska. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 72:1415-1432. DOI: 10.1139/cjfas-2014-0050.
  • LAUREL, B. J., A. J. BASILIO, C. DANLEY, C. H. RYER, and M. SPENCER. 2015. Substrate preference and delayed settlement in northern rock sole larvae Lepidopsetta polyxystra. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 519:183-193. DOI: 10.3354/meps11090.
  • HAWKYARD, M., B. LAUREL, Y. BARR, K. HAMRE, and C. LANGDON. 2015. Evaluation of liposomes for the enrichment of rotifers (Brachionus sp.) with taurine and their subsequent effects on the growth and development of northern rock sole (Lepidopsetta polyxystra) larvae. Aquaculture 441:118-125. DOI: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2015.02.012.
  • GRAY, A. K., C. J. RODGVELLER, and C. R. LUNSFORD. 2015. Evidence of multiple paternity in quillback rockfish (Sebastes maliger). U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-303, 25 p. (.pdf, 1.14 MB).  Online.
  • CARLS, M. G., M. L. LARSEN, and L. G. HOLLAND. 2015. Spilled Oils: Static Mixtures or Dynamic Weathering and Bioavailability? PLoS ONE 10:e0134448. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0134448. (.pdf, 3 MB, open access).  Online.
  • OTTO, R. S. 2014. History of king crab fisheries with special reference to the North Pacific Ocean: Development, maturity, and senescence, p. 81-138. In B. G. Stevens (editor), King Crabs of the World: Biology and Fisheries Management. CRC Press Boca, Raton, FL. DOI: 10.1201/b16664-6.
  • YASUMIISHI, E. M., S. K. SHOTWELL, D. H. HANSELMAN, J. A. ORSI, and E. A. FERGUSSON. 2015. Using salmon survey and commercial fishery data to index nearshore rearing conditions and recruitment of Alaskan sablefish. Mar. Coastal Fish. 7:316-324. DOI: 10.1080/19425120.2015.1047070. (.pdf, 314 KB, Open Access).  Online.
  • KROETZ, K., J. N. SANCHIRICO, and D. K. LEW. 2015. Efficiency costs of social objectives in tradable permit programs. J. Assoc. Environ. Resour. Econ. 2:339-366. DOI: 10.1086/681646.
  • SWINEY, K. M., and W. C. LONG. 2015. Primiparous red king crab Paralithodes camtschaticus are less fecund than multiparous crab. J. Shellfish Res. 34:493-498. DOI: 10.2983/035.034.0233
  • FAUNCE, C. H., J. CAHALAN, J. BONNEY, and R. SWANSON. 2015. Can observer sampling validate industry catch reports from trawl fisheries? Fish. Res. 172:34-43. DOI: 10.1016/j.fishres.2015.06.007. (open access).  Online.
  • SIGLER, M., D. DeMASTER, P. BOVENG, M. CAMERON, E. MORELAND, K. WILLIAMS, and R. TOWLER. 2015. Advances in methods for marine mammal and fish stock assessments: Thermal imagery and CamTrawl. Mar. Tech. Soc. J. 49:99-107.
  • FAUNCE, C., J. GASPER, J. CAHALAN, S. LOWE, R. WEBSTER, and T. A'MAR. 2015. Deployment performance review of the 2014 North Pacific Groundfish and Halibut Observer Program. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-302, 55 p. (.pdf, 6.7 MB).  Online.
  • ALLEN, B. M., and R. P. ANGLISS. 2015. Alaska marine mammal stock assessments, 2014. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-301, 304 p. (.pdf, 9.44 MB).  Online.
  • EDWARDS, A. E., S. M. FITZGERALD, J. K. PARRISH, J. L. KLAVITTER, and M. D. ROMANO. 2015. Foraging strategies of Laysan albatross inferred from stable isotopes: Implications for association with fisheries. PLoS ONE 10:e0133471. 10.1371/journal.pone.0133471. (.pdf, 849 KB, open access).   Online.
  • NICHOL, D. G., and D. A. SOMERTON. 2015. Seasonal migrations of morphometrically mature male snow crab (Chionoecetes opilio) in the eastern Bering Sea in relation to mating dynamics. Fish. Bull., U.S. 113:313-326. DOI: 10.7755/FB.113.3.7. (.pdf, 4.32 MB).  Online.
  • LEW, D. K., and D. M. LARSON. 2015. Stated preferences for size and bag limits of Alaska charter boat anglers. Mar. Policy 61:66-76. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2015.07.007. (.pdf, 1.54 MB, open access).  Online.
  • IVASHCHENKO, Y. V., and P. J. CLAPHAM. 2015. What's the catch? Validity of whaling data for Japanese catches of sperm whales in the North Pacific. R. Soc. Open Sci. 2:150177. DOI: 10.1098/rsos.150177. (.pdf, 574 KB, open access).  Online.
  • HONKALEHTO, T., and A. McCARTHY. 2015. Results of the acoustic-trawl survey of walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogrammus) on the U.S. and Russian Bering Sea Shelf in June - August 2014 (DY1407). AFSC Processed Rep. 2015-07, 62 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115. (.pdf, 2.37 MB).  Online.
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