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  • STAFFORD, K. M., M. C. FERGUSON, D. D. W. HAUSER, S. R. OKKONEN, C. L. BERCHOK, J. J. CITTA, J. T. CLARKE, E. C. GARLAND, J. JONES, and R. S. SUYDAM. 2016. Beluga whales in the western Beaufort Sea: Current state of knowledge on timing, distribution, habitat use and environmental drivers. Deep Sea Research II. Early Online. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2016.11.017   Online.  (added 12-15-17).
     
  • STAFFORD, K. M., M. CASTELLOTE, M. GUERRA, and C. L. BERCHOK. 2017. Seasonal acoustic environments of beluga and bowhead whale core-use regions in the Pacific Arctic. Deep Sea Res. II. Early Online. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2017.08.003   Online.  (added 12-15-17).
     
  • SHERO, M. R., D. R. BERGFELT, J. W. TESTA, and G. P. ADAMS. 2018. Pairing ultrasonography with endocrinology to elucidate underlying mechanisms of successful pregnancy in the northern fur seal (Callorhinus ursinus). Gen. Comp. Endocrinol. 255:78-89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ygcen.2017.10.007  Online.  (added 12-13-17).
     
  • TRUKHANOVA, I. S., A. I. GRACHEV, A. G. SOMOV, V. N. BURKANOV, K. L. LAIDRE, and P. L. BOVENG. 2017. The commercial harvest of ice-associated seals in the Sea of Okhotsk, 1972-1994. PLoS One 12(8):e0182727. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182725  Online.  (added 12-13-17).
     
  • TOLLIT, D., L. FRITZ, R. JOY, K. MILLER, K. SCHULZE, J. THOMASON, W. WALKER, T. ZEPPELIN, and T. GELATT. 2017. Diet of endangered Steller sea lions (Eumetopias jubatus) in the Aleutian Islands: new insights from DNA detections and bioenergetics reconstructions. Can. J. Zool. 95:853-868. https://doi.org/10.1139/cjz-2016-0253   Online.  (added 12-13-17).
     
  • STAFFORD, K. M., M. CASTELLOTE, M. GUERRA, and C. L. BERCHOK. 2017. Beluga whales in the western Beaufort Sea: Current state of knowledge on timing, distribution, habitat use and environmental drivers. Deep-Sea Res. II. Early online. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2016.11.017  Online.  (added 12-13-17).
     
  • SHARP, D. L., M. CASTELLOTE, P. R. WADE, and L. A. CORNICK. 2017. Call types of Bigg’s killer whales (Orcinus orca) in western Alaska: using vocal dialects to assess population structure. Bioacoustics. Early online. https://doi.org/10.1080/09524622.2017.1396562  Online.  (added 12-13-17).
     
  • SCALES, K. L., G. S. SCHORR, E. L. HAZEN, S. J. BOGRAD, P. I. MILLER, R. D. ANDREWS, A. N. ZERBINI, and E. A. FALCONE. 2017. Should I stay or should I go? Modelling year-round habitat suitability and drivers of residency for fin whales in the California Current. Divers. Distributions 23:1204-1215. https://doi.org/10.1111/ddi.12611C  Online.  (added 12-13-17).
     
  • MOORE, M. J. and A. N. ZERBINI. 2017. Dolphin blubber/axial muscle shear: implications for rigid trans-dermal intra-muscular tracking tag trauma in whales. J. Exper. Biol. 220:3717-3723. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.165282  Online.  (added 12-13-17).
     
  • HEFLEY, T. J., B. M. BROST, and M. B. HOOTEN. 2017. Bias correction of bounded location errors in presence-only data. Method Ecol. Evol. 8:1566-1573. https://doi.org/10.1111/2041-210X.12793   Online.  (added 12-13-17).
     
  • CONN, P. B., J. T. THORSON, and D. S. JOHNSON. 2017. Confronting preferential sampling when analyzing population distributions: diagnosis and model-based triage. Method Ecol. Evol. 8:1535-1546. https://doi.org/10.1111/2041-210X.12803   Online.  (added 12-8-17).
     
  • De ROBERTIS, A., R. LEVINE, and C. D. WILSON. 2017. Can a bottom-moored echo sounder array provide a survey-comparable index of abundance? Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. Early Online. https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2017-001310.1139/cjfas-2017-0013   Online.  (added 12-8-17).
     
  • MELIN, S. R., F. TRILLMICH, and D. AURIOLES-GAMBOA. 2017. California, Galapagos, and Japanese sea lions: Zalophus californianus, Z. wollebaeki, and Z. japonicas, p. 153-157. In B. Wursig, J. G. M. Thewissen, and K. M. Kovacs (editors), Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals. Academic Press, Oxford, England. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-804327-1.00003-0  Online.  (added 12-6-17).
     
  • MORAN, J. R., M. B. O’DELL, M. L. ARIMITSU, J. M. STRALEY, and D. M. S. DICKSON. 2017. Seasonal distribution of Dall's porpoise in Prince William Sound, Alaska. Deep Sea Res. II https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2017.11.002   Online.  (added 11-22-17).
     
  • BASSETT, C., A. DE ROBERTIS, and C. D. WILSON. 2017. Broadband echosounder measurements of the frequency response of fishes and euphausiids in the Gulf of Alaska. ICES J. Mar. Sci. Early Online doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsx204.  Online.  (added 11-22-17).
     
  • SANTORA, J. A., L .B. EISNER, K. J. KULETZ, C. LADD, M. RENNER, and G. L. HUNT JR. 2017. Biogeography of seabirds within a high-latitude ecosystem: Use of a data-assimilative ocean model to assess impacts of mesoscale oceanography. Mar. Ecol. Progr. Ser. 178: 38-51. doi.org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2017.10.006.  Online.  (added 11-22-17).
     
  • LEHNERT, H., and R. P. STONE 2017. Description of a new species of Trichogypsiidae (Porifera, Calcarea) and first record of the genus in the Pacific Ocean. 2017 4312:7. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4312.2.13   Online.  (added 11-15-17).
     
  • LEHNERT, H., and R. P. STONE 2017. Two new species of Suberitida (Porifera, Heteroscleromorpha) from the Bering Sea. 2017 4338:11. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4338.3.9   Online.  (added 11-15-17).
     
  • TAYLOR, B. L., L. ROJAS-BRACHO, J. MOORE, A. JARAMILLO-LAGORRETA, J. M. Ver HOEF, G. CARDENAS-HINOJOSA, E. NIETO-GARCIA, J. BARLOW, T. GERRODETTE, N. TREGENZA, L. THOMAS, and P. S. HAMMOND. 2017. Extinction is imminent for Mexico’s endemic porpoise unless fishery bycatch is eliminated. Conserv. Lett. 10:588-595. https://doi.org/10.1111/conl.12331   Online.  (added 11-15-17).
     
  • MOREY, J. S., K. A. B. HUNTINGTON, M. CAMPBELL, T. M. CLAUSS, C. E. GOERTZ, R. C. HOBBS, D. LUNARDI, A. J. MOORS, M. G. NEELY, L. H. SCHWACKE, and F. M. Van DOLAH. 2017. De novo transcriptome assembly and RNA-Seq expression analysis in blood from beluga whales of Bristol Bay, AK. Mar. Genomics 35:77-92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.margen.2017.08.001   Online.  (added 11-15-17).
     
  • JOYCE, T. W., J. W. DURBAN, D. E. CLARIDGE, C. A. DUNN, H. FEARNBACH, K. M. PARSONS, R. D. ANDREWS, L. T. BALLANCE. 2017. Physiological, morphological, and ecological tradeoffs influence vertical habitat use of deep-diving toothed-whales in the Bahamas. PLoS One 12:e0185113. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0185113   Online.  (added 11-15-17).
     
  • DeLONG, R. L., S. R. MELIN, J. L. LAAKE, P. MORRIS, A. J. ORR, and J. D. HARRIS. 2017. Age- and sex-specific survival of California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) at San Miguel Island, California. Mar. Mammal Sci. 33:1097-1125. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12427   Online.  (added 11-15-17).
     
  • SOMERTON, D., K. WEINBERG, P. MUNRO, L. RUGOLO, and T. WILDERBUER. 2017. The effects of wave-induced vessel motion on the geometry of a bottom survey trawl and the herding of yellowfin sole (Limanda aspera). Fish Bull., U.S. 116:21-33.  Online.  (added 11-13-17).
     
  • BOLDT, J. L., K. WILLIAMS, C. N. ROOPER, R. H. TOWLER, and S. GAUTHIER. 2018. Development of stereo camera methodologies to improve pelagic fish biomass estimates and inform ecosystem management in marine waters. Fisheries Research 198:66-77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2017.10.013   Online.  (added 11-8-17).
     
  • TOWNSEND, H., K. AYDIN, K. HOLSMAN, C. HARVEY, I. KAPLAN, E. HAZEN, P. WODDWORTH-JEFCOATS, M. WEIJERMAN, T. KELLISON, S. GAICHAS, J. LINK, K. OSGOOD (editors). 2017. Report of the 4th National Ecosystem Modeling Workshop (NEMoW 4): Using Ecosystem Models to Evaluate Inevitable Trade-offs. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-F/SPO-173, 77 p.  Online.  (added 11-8-17).
     
  • SLATER, W. L., G. DE PIPER, J. M. GOVE, C. J. HARVEY, E. L. HAZEN, S. M. LUCEY, M. KARNUSKAS, S. D. REGAN, E. C. SIDDON, E. M. YASUMIISHI, S. G. ZADOR, M. M. BRADY, M. D. FORD, R. B. GRIFFIS, R. L. SHUFORD, H. M. TOWNSEND, T. D. O'BRIEN, J. O. PETERSON, K. E. OSGOOD, and J. S. LINK. 2017. Report of the National Ecosystem Status Report Workshop. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-F/SPO-174, 66 p.   Online.  (added 11-8-17).
     
  • ORR, A. J., J. D. HARRIS, K. A. HIRSCHBERGER, R. L. DELONG, G. S. SANDERS, and J. L. LAAKE. 2017. Qualitative and quantitative assessment of use of offshore oil and gas platforms by the California sea lion (Zalophus californianus). U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-362, 72 p.   Online.  (added 10-25-17).
     
  • CONRATH, C. L., and N. B. SISSON. 2018. Delayed discard mortality of the giant Pacific octopus, Enteroctopus dofleini, in the Gulf of Alaska cod pot fishery. Fish. Res. 197:10-14. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2017.10.003   Online.  (added 10-18-17).
     
  • MAGEL, C., C. RYER, and R. BRILL 2017. Recovery of visual function in Pacific halibut (Hippoglossus stenolepis) after exposure to bright light. Fish. Bull. 115:566-575. http://dx.doi.org/10.7755/FB.115.4.12   Online.  (added 10-13-17).
     
  • HASTINGS, K. K., D. S. JOHNSON, and T. S. GELATT. 2017. Flipper tag loss in Steller sea lions. Mar. Mammal Sci. Early Online. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12448   Online.  (added 10-11-17).
     
  • MATTA, M. E., J. A. MILLER, J. A. SHORT, T. E. HELSER, T. P. HURST, K. M. RAND, and O. A. ORMSETH. 2017. Spatial and temporal variation in otolith elemental signatures of age-0 Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus) in the Gulf of Alaska. Deep Sea Res. II. Early Online. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2017.08.015   Online.  (added 10-6-17).
     
  • HELSER, T. E., J. R. COLMAN, D. M. ANDERL, and C. R. KASTELLE. 2017. Growth dynamics of saffron cod (Eleginus gracilis) and Arctic cod (Boreogadus saida) in the Northern Bering and Chukchi Seas. Deep Sea Res. II: 135:66-77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2015.12.009   Online.  (added 10-6-17).
     
  • CRANCE, J. L., C. L. BERCHOK, and J. L. KEATING. 2017. Gunshot call production by the North Pacific right whale Eubalaena japonica in the southeastern Bering Sea. Endang. Species Res. 34:251-267.  Online.  (added 9-27-17).
     
  • PAYNE, M. R., A. J. HOBDAY, B. R. MACKENZIE, D. TOMMASI, D. P. DEMPSEY, S. M. M. FÄSSLER, A. C. HAYNIE, R. JI, G. LIU, P. D. LYNCH, D. MATEI, A. K. MIESNER, K. E. MILLS, K. O. STRAND, and E. VILLARINO. 2017. Lessons from the first generation of marine ecological forecast products. Front. Mar. Sci. 4. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2017.00289   Online.  (added 9-22-17).
     
  • BISHOP, M. A., and J. H. EILER. 2017. Migration patterns of post-spawning Pacific herring in a subarctic sound. Deep Sea Res. II. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2017.04.016   Online.  (added 9-22-17).
     
  • MANHARD, C. V., J. E. JOYCE, and A. J. GHARRETT. 2017. Evolution of phenology in a salmonid population: a potential adaptive response to climate change. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 1-9. Early Online. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2017-0028   Online.  (added 9-22-17).
     
  • ANDERSON, S. C., E. J. WARD, A. O. SHELTON, M. D. ADKISON, A. H. BEAUDREAU, R. E. BRENNER, A. C. HAYNIE, J. C. SHRIVER, J. T. WATSON, and B. C. WILLIAMS. 2017. Benefits and risks of diversification for individual fishers. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1702506114   Online.  (added 9-22-17).
     
  • von SZALAY, P.G., D.A. SOMERTON. 2017. A method for predicting trawlability in the Gulf of Alaska with the use of calibrated, split-beam, echosounder backscatter. Fish. Bull. 115: 496-503 http://dx.doi.org/10.7755/FB.115.4.6   Online.  (added 9-22-17).
     
  • THODE, A., J. BONNEL, M. THIEURY, A. FAGAN, C. VERLINDEN, D. WRIGHT, C. BERCHOK, and J. CRANCE. 2017. Using nonlinear time warping to estimate North Pacific right whale calling depths in the Bering Sea. J. Acoust. Soc. America. 141:3059-3069. http://dx.doi.org/10.1121/1.4982200   Online.  (added 9-20-17).
     
  • Alaska Fisheries Science Center and Alaska Regional Office. 2017. North Pacific Observer Program 2016 Annual Report. AFSC Processed Rep. 2017-07, 143 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.   Online.  (added 9-13-17).
     
  • TRIBUZIO, C. A., M. E. MATTA, C. GBURSKI, C. BLOOD, W. BUBLEY, and G. H. KRUSE. 2017. Are Pacific spiny dogfish lying about their age? A comparison of ageing structures for Squalus suckleyi. Mar. Freshwater Res. Early online. https://doi.org/10.1071/MF16329   Online.  (added 9-8-17).
     
  • MATTA, M. E., C. A. TRIBUZIO, D. A. EBERT, K. J. GOLDMAN, and C. M. GBURSKI. 2017. Age and growth of elasmobranchs and applications to fisheries management and conservation in the Northeast Pacific Ocean. Adv. Mar. Biol. 77:179-220. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.amb.2017.06.002   Online.  (added 9-8-17).
     
  • RODGVELLER, C. J. 2017. Female sablefish age-at-maturity in Alaska applicable to stock assessment. AFSC Processed Rep. 2017-12, 23 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115   Online.  (added 9-8-17).
     
  • WELLER, D. W., J. V. CARRETTA, S. J. CHIVERS, J. K. B. FORD, A. K. KOWNACKI, A. R. LANG, S. MARTINEZ-AGUILAR, B. K. RONE, and A. SCHULMAN-JANIGER. 2017. Collaborative large whale survey 2015: Gray whale photo-identification catalog. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-584, 142 p.  Online.  (added 9-6-17).
     
  • MORDY, C. W., E. D. COKELET, A. De ROBERTIS, R. JENKINS, C. E. KUHN, N. LAWRENCE-SLAVAS, C. L. BERCHOK, J. L. CRANCE, J. T. STERLING, J. N. CROSS, P. J. STABENO, C. MEINIG, H. M. TABISOLA, W. BURGESS, and I. WANGEN. 2017. Advances in ecosystem research: Saildrone surveys of oceanography, fish, and marine mammals in the Bering Sea. Oceanography 30(2) Early Online. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2017.230   Online.  (added 8-30-17).
     
  • BUCKLEY, T. W., I. ORTIZ, S. KOTWICKI, and K. AYDIN. 2016. Summer diet composition of walleye pollock and predator–prey relationships with copepods and euphausiids in the eastern Bering Sea,1987–2011. Deep-sea Res. II 134: 302-311.   Online.  (added 8-29-17).
     
  • IANELLI, J., K. K. HOLSMAN, A. E. PUNT, and K. AYDIN. 2016. Multi-model inference for incorporating trophic and climate uncertainty into stock assessments. Deep-sea Res. II 134: 379-389.   Online.  (added 8-29-17).
     
  • MOFFITT, E. A., A. E. PUNT, K. HOLSMAN, K. Y. AYDIN, J. N. IANELLI, and I. ORTIZ. 2016. Moving towards ecosystem-based fisheries management: Options for parameterizing multi-species biological reference points. Deep-sea Res. II 134: 350-359.   Online.  (added 8-29-17).
     
  • PARKER-STETTER, S., S. URMY, J. HORNE, L. EISNER, and E. FARLEY. 2016. Factors affecting summer distributions of Bering Sea forage fish species: Assessing competing hypotheses. Deep-sea Res. II 134: 255-269.   Online.  (added 8-29-17).
     
  • HUNT, G. L. JR., P. H. RESSLER, G. A. GIBSON, A. DE ROBERTIS, K. AYDIN, M. F. SIGLER, I. ORTIZ, E. J. LESSARD, B. C. WILLIAMS, A. PINCHUK, and T. BUCKLEY. 2016. Euphausiids in the eastern Bering Sea: A synthesis of recent studies of euphausiid production, consumption and population control. Deep-sea Res. II 134: 204-222.   Online.  (added 8-29-17).
     
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