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  • GANZ, P., and C. FAUNCE. 2019. An evaluation of methods used to predict commercial fishing effort in Alaska. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-395, 19 p.  Online.  (added 6-24-19).
  • GANZ, P., and C. FAUNCE. 2019. Alternative sampling designs for the 2019 Annual Deployment Plan of the North Pacific Observer Program. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-394, 29 p.  Online.  (added 6-24-19).
  • MUTO, M. M., V. T. HELKER, R. P. ANGLISS, P. L. BOVENG,J.M. BREIWICK, M. F. CAMERON, P. J. CLAPHAM, S. P. DAHLE,M.E. DAHLHEIM, B. S. FADELY, M. C. FERGUSON, L. W. FRITZ, R. C. HOBBS,Y.V. IVASHCHENKO, A. S. KENNEDY, J. M. LONDON, S. A. MIZROCH, R. R. REAM, E. L. RICHMOND, K. E. W. SHELDEN, K. L. SWEENEY,R. G. TOWELL, P. R. WADE, J. M. WAITE, and A. N. ZERBINI. 2019. Alaska marine mammal stock assessments, 2018. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-393, 390 p.  Online.  (added 6-24-19).
  • McGOWAN D. W., HORNE J. K., ROGERS L. A. 2019. Effects of temperature on the distribution and density of capelin in the Gulf of Alaska. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 620:119-138.   Online.  (added 6-19-19).
  • MILLER, D. L., E. REXSTAD, L. THOMAS, L. MARSHALL, and J. L. LAAKE. 2019. Distance sampling in R. J. Stat. Softw. 89(1):1-28.   Online.  (added 6-17-19).
  • GOERTZ, C. E. C., C. REICHMUTH, N. M. THOMETZ, H. ZIEL, and P. BOVENG. 2019. Comparative health assessments of Alaskan ice seals. Front. Vet. Sci. 6:4.  Online.  (added 6-17-19).
  • CABRERA, A. A., J. P. A. HOEKENDIJK, A. AGUILAR, S. G. BARCO, S. BERROW, D. BLOCH, A. BORRELL, H. A. CUNHA, L. DALLA ROSA, C. P. DIAS, P. GAUFFIER, W. HAO, S. LANDRY, F. LARSEN, V. MARTIN,S. MIZROCH, T. OOSTING, N. ØIEN, C. PAMPOULIE, S. PANIGADA, R. PRIETO, C. RAMP, V. RIVERA-LEON, J. ROBBINS, C. RYAN, E. SCHALL, R. SEARS, M. A. SILVA, J. URBAN, F. W. WENZEL, P. J. PALSBØLL, and M. BERUBE. 2019. Fin whale (Balaenoptera physalus) mitogenomics: A cautionary tale of defining sub-species from mitochondrial sequence monophyly. Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 135:86-97.   Online.  (added 6-17-19).
  • WATSON, J.T. 2019. Spatial and temporal visualizations of satellite-derived sea surface temperatures for Alaska fishery management areas. Pac. States E-Journal Sci. Visual.   Online.  (added 6-10-19).
  • YANG, Q, E. COKELET, P. J. STABENO, L. LI, A. B. HOLLOWED, W. A. PALSSON, N. A. BOND, and S. J. BARBEAUX 2019. How “The Blob” affected groundfish distributions in the Gulf of Alaska. Fish Oceanogr. 00: 1– 20.   Online.  (added 6-10-19).
  • HELKER, V. T., M. M. MUTO, K. SAVAGE, S. TEERLINK, L. A. JEMISON, K. WILKINSON, and J. JANNOT. 2019. Human-caused mortality and injury of NMFS-managed Alaska marine mammal stocks, 2012-2016. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-392, 71 p.  Online.  (added 6-10-19).
  • STIENESSEN, S., N. LAUFFENBURGER, and A. DE ROBERTIS. 2019. Results of the acoustic-trawl surveys of walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogrammus) in the Gulf of Alaska, February-March 2018 (DY2018-01 and DY2018-03). AFSC Processed Rep. 2019-05, 101 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.   Online.  (added 5-30-19).
  • ALASKA FISHERIES SCIENCE CENTER and ALASKA REGIONAL OFFICE. 2019. North Pacific Observer Program 2018 Annual Report. AFSC Processed Rep. 2019-04, 148 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.  Online.  (added 5-24-19).
  • BOYD, C., R. C. HOBBS, A. E. PUNT, K. E. SHELDEN, C. L. SIMS, and P. R. WADE. 2019. Bayesian estimation of group sizes for a coastal cetacean using aerial survey data. Mar. Mamm. Sci. Early online.   Online.  (added 5-8-19).
  • CHRISTMAN, C. L., and P. L. BOVENG. 2019. Aerial surveys of freshwater harbor seals in Iliamna Lake, Alaska: 2017–2018. AFSC Processed Rep. 2019-03, 18 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.  Online.  (added 5-3-19).
  • GUTHRIE III, C. M., HV. T. NGUYEN, M. MARSH, J. T. WATSON, and J. R. GUYON. 2019. Genetic stock composition analysis of the Chinook salmon bycatch samples from the 2017 Bering Sea trawl fisheries. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-391, 36 p.  Online.  (added 5-2-19).
  • GUTHRIE III, C. M., HV. T. NGUYEN, M. MARSH, and J. R. GUYON. 2019. Genetic stock composition analysis of Chinook salmon bycatch samples from the 2017 Gulf of Alaska trawl fisheries. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-390, 30 p  Online.  (added 5-2-19).
  • De ROBERTIS, A., C. BASSETT, L. N. ANDERSEN, I. WANGEN, S. FURNISH, and M. LEVINE. 2019. Amplifier linearity accounts for discrepancies in echo-integration measurements from two widely used echosounders. ICES J. Mar. Sci. Early online.   Online.  (added 4-29-19).
  • VESTFALS, C. D., F. MUETER, J. T. DUFFY-ANDERSON, M. S. BUSBY, and A. De ROBERTIS, 2019. Spatiotemporal distribution of polar cod (Boreogadus saida) and saffron cod (Eleginus gracilis) early life stages in the Pacific Arctic. Polar Biol. 42:969-990   Online.  (added 4-29-19).
  • BELTRAN, R. S., A. L. KIRKHAM, G. A. BREED, J. W. TESTA, and J. M. BURNS. 2019. Reproductive success delays moult phenology in a polar mammal. Sci. Rep. 9:5221. DOI:   Online.  (added 4-26-19).
  • ARKEMA, K. K., L. A. ROGERS, J. TOFT, A. MESHER, K. H. WYATT, S. ALBURY-SMITH, S. MOULTRIE, M. H. RUCKELSHAUS, and J. SAMHOURI. 2019. Integrating fisheries management into sustainable development planning. Ecol. Soc. 24(2):1.  Online.  (added 4-24-19).
  • RODGVELLER, C. J. 2018. A comparison of methods for classifying female sablefish maturity and skip spawning outside the spawning season. Mar. Coast. Fish. 10:563-576.  Online.  (added 4-24-19).
  • SPRAKER, T. R., T. A. KUZMINA, E. T. LYONS, R. L. DeLONG, C. SIMEONE, and D. N. R. VEERAMACHANENI. 2019. Multifocal necrotizing myopathy in northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris) pups, San Miguel Island, California. Vet. Pathol. 56(1):143-151.   Online.  (added 4-24-19).
  • EMMONS, C. K., J. J. HARD, M. E. DAHLHEIM, and J. M. WAITE. 2019. Quantifying variation in killer whale (Orcinus orca) morphology using elliptical Fourier analysis. Mar. Mammal Sci. 35:5-21.   Online.  (added 4-24-19).
  • BRAKES, P., S. R. X. DALL, L. M. APLIN, S. BEARHOP, E. L. CARROLL, P. CIUCCI, V. FISHLOCK, J. K. B. FORD, E. C. GARLAND, S. A. KEITH, P. K. McGREGOR, S. L. MESNICK, M. J. NOAD, G. NOTARBARTOLO di SCIARA, M. M. ROBBINS, M. P. SIMMONDS, F. SPINA, A. THORNTON, P. R. WADE, M. J. WHITING, J. WILLIAMS, L. RENDELL, H. WHITEHEAD, A. WHITEN, and C. RUTZ. 2019. Animal cultures matter for conservation. Science 363(6431):1032-1034.   Online.  (added 4-24-19).
  • Watson J. T., A. C. Haynie, P. J. Sullivan, L. Perruso, S. O’Farrell, J. N. Sanchirico, F. J. Mueter. 2018. Vessel monitoring systems (VMS) reveal an increase in fishing efficiency following regulatory changes in a demersal longline fishery. Fish. Res. 207: 85-94.   Online.  (added 4-12-19).
  • Beaudreau A. H., E. W. Ward, R. E. Brenner, A. O. Shelton, J. T. Watson, J. C. Womack, S. Anderson, A. C. Haynie , K. N. Marshall, B. C. Williams. 2019. Thirty years of change and the future of Alaskan fisheries: Shifts in fishing participation and diversification in response to environmental, regulatory, and economic pressures. Fish. Fish. Early Online.   Online.  (added 4-12-19).
  • Frouin-Mouy, H., X. Mouy , C. L. Berchok , S. B. Blackwell, and K. M.Stafford 2019. Acoustic occurrence and behavior of ribbon seals (Histriophoca fasciata) in the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort seas. Polar Biol. 42:657-674.   Online.  (added 4-5-19).
  • RODGVELLER, C. J. 2019. The utility of length, age, liver condition, and body condition for predicting maturity and fecundity of female sablefish. Fish. Res. 216:18-28.   Online.  (added 4-3-19).
  • MALECHA, P., C. RODGVELLER, C. LUNSFORD, and K. SIWICKE. 2019. The 2018 longline survey of the Gulf of Alaska and eastern Aleutian Islands on the FV Alaskan Leader: Cruise Report AL-18-01. AFSC Processed Rep. 2019-02, 30 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.   Online.  (added 3-27-19).
  • SIGLER, M. F., K. B. ECHAVE. 2019. Diel vertical migration of sablefish (Anoplopoma fimbria). Fish. Oceanogr. Early online.   Online.  (added 3-22-19).
  • HORVATH, E. A., and R. P. STONE 2018. Another unusual new gorgonian (Anthozoa: Octocorallia: Plexauridae) from the Aleutian Islands of Alaska. 4524:9.   Online.  (added 3-15-19).
  • STONE, R. P., H. LEHNERT, and G. R. HOFF 2019. Inventory of the eastern Bering Sea sponge fauna, geographic range extensions and description of Antho ridgwayi sp. nov. 4567:15.   Online.  (added 3-15-19).
  • BENSON, I. M., C. R. KASTELLE, T. E. HELSER, J. A. SHORT, and D. M. ANDERL 2019. Age interpretation in eulachon (Thaleichthys pacificus) as suggested by otolith microchemical signatures. Environ. Biol. Fish. Early Online.   Online.  (added 3-15-19).
  • STOFFEL, M. A., E. HUMBLE, A. J. PAIJMANS, K. ACEVEDO-WHITEHOUSE, B. L. CHILVERS, B. DICKERSON, F. GALIMBERTI, N. J. GEMMELL, S. D. GOLDSWORTHY, H. J. NICHOLS, O. KRUGER, S. NEGRO, A. OSBORNE, T. PASTOR, B. C. ROBERTSON, S. SANVITO, J. K. SCHULTZ, A. B. A. SHAFER, J. B. W. WOLF, and J. I. HOFFMAN. 2018. Demographic histories and genetic diversity across pinnipeds are shaped by human exploitation, ecology and life history. Nature Comm. 9:e4836.  Online.  (added 3-6-19).
  • HOOPER, R., J. C. BREALEY, T. van der VALK, A. ALBERDI, J. W. DURBAN, H. FEARNBACH, K. M. ROBERTSON, R. W. BAIRD, M. BRADLEY HANSON, P. WADE, M. T. P. GILBERT, P. A. MORIN, J. B. W. WOLF, A. D. FOOTE, and K. GUSCHANSKI. 2019. Host-derived population genomics data provides insights into bacterial and diatom composition of the killer whale skin. Molec. Ecol. 28:484-502.  Online.  (added 3-6-19).
  • FORD, M. J., K. M. PARSONS, E. J. WARD, J. A. HEMPELMANN, C. K. EMMONS, M. BRADLEY HANSON, K. C. BALCOMB, and L. K. PARK. 2018. Inbreeding in an endangered killer whale population. Anim. Conserv. 21:423-432.   Online.  (added 3-6-19).
  • DONOHUE, M., J. MASURA, T. GELATT, R. REAM, J. D. BAKER, K. FAULHABER, and D. T. LERNER. 2019. Evaluating exposure of northern fur seals, Callorhinus ursinus, to microplastic pollution through fecal analysis. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 138:213-221.   Online.  (added 3-6-19).
  • LINDEBERG, M. R., and S. C. LINDSTROM. 2019. Assessment and catalog of benthic marine algae from the Alaska Peninsula, May 2016. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-389, 22 p + Appendices.  Online.  (added 3-4-19).
  • ALISAUSKAS, R. T., and P. B. CONN. 2019. Effects of distance on detectability of Arctic waterfowl using double-observer sampling during helicopter surveys. Ecol. Evol. 9:859-867.   Online.  (added 3-1-19).
  • CLARKE, J. T., A. A. BROWER, M. C. FERGUSON, and A. L. WILLOUGHBY. 2018. Distribution and relative abundance of marine mammals in the eastern Chukchi and western Beaufort Seas, 2017: annual report. OCS Study BOEM 2018-0238. Mar. Mammal Lab., Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NMFS, NOAA, 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, Washington 98115-6349, 464p.   (added 2-27-19).
  • CARRETTA, J. V., V. HELKER, M. M. MUTO, J. GREENMAN, K. WILKINSON, D. LAWSON, J. VIEZBICKE, and J. JANNOT. 2018. Sources of human-related injury and mortality for U.S. Pacific West Coast marine mammal stock assessments, 2012-2016. La Jolla, CA, U.S. Dep. Commer. NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-SWFSC-601, 144p.   Online.  (added 2-27-19).
  • JANNOT, J. E., K. A. SOMERS, V. TUTTLE, J. McVEIGH, J. V. CARRETTA, and V. HELKER. 2018. Observed and estimated marine mammal bycatch in U.S. West Coast groundfish fisheries, 2002-16. U.S. Dep. Commerce., NWFSC Proc. Rep. 2018-03, 36p.  Online.  (added 2-27-19).
  • HARVEY, C., N. GARFIELD, G. WILLIAMS, N.TOLIMIERI, I. SCHROEDER, E. HAZEN, K. ANDREWS, S. BARNAS, S. BOGRAD, R. BRODEUR, B. BURKE, J. COPE, L. DEWITT, J. FIELD, J. FISHER, T. GOOD, C. GREENE, D. HOLLAND, M. HUNSICKER, M. JACOX, S. KASPERSKI, S. KIM, A. LEISING, S. MELIN, C. MORGAN, B. MUHLING, S. MUNSCH, K. NORMAN, W. PETERSON, M. POE, J. SAMHOURI, W. SYDEMAN, J. THAYER, A. THOMPSON, D. TOMMASI, A. VARNEY, B. WELLS, T. WILLIAMS, J. ZAMON, D. LAWSON, S. ANDERSON, J. GAO, M. LITZOW, S. McCLATCHIE, E. WARD, and S. ZADOR. 2018. Ecosystem status report of the California Current for 2018: A summary of ecosystem indicators compiled by the California Current Integrated Ecosystem Assessment Team (CCIEA). U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-NWFSC-145, 69p.   Online.  (added 2-27-19).
  • LOCKYER, C. H., A. A. HOHN, R. C. HOBBS, and R. E. A. STEWART. 2018. Introduction, p. 1-11. In: Lockyer, C. H., A. A. Hohn, R. E. A. Stewart, R. Hobbs, and M. Acquarone, eds., Age estimation of marine mammals with a focus on monodontids. Tromsø, Norway, North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. (NAMMCO Scientific Publications Vol. 10)   Online.  (added 2-27-19).
  • MCKELVEY, D., and M. LEVINE. 2018. Results of the March 2018 acoustic-trawl survey of walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogrammus) conducted in the Southeastern Aleutian Basin near Bogoslof Island, Cruise DY2018-027. AFSC Processed Rep. 2018-07, 44 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.  Online.  (added 2-26-19).
  • KEARNEY, K. A. 2019. Freshwater input to the Bering Sea, 1950–2017, 107 p. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-388, 46 p.   Online.  (added 2-19-19).
  • FENSKE, K. H., A. M. BERGER, B. CONNORS, J.M. COPE, S. P. COX, M.A. HALTUCH, D. H. HANSELMAN, M. KAPUR, L. LACKO, C. LUNSFORD, C. RODGVELLER, and B. WILLIAMS. 2019. Report on the 2018 International Sablefish Workshop. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-387, 107 p.  Online.  (added 2-19-19).
  • NICHOL, D. G., S. KOTWICKI, T. K. WILDERBUER, R. R. LAUTH, and J. N. IANELLI. 2019. Availability of yellowfin sole Limanda aspera to the eastern Bering Sea trawl survey and its effect on estimates of survey biomass. Fish. Res. 211: 319-330.  Online.  (added 2-19-19).
  • STIENESSEN, S. C., T. HONKALEHTO, N. E. LAUFFENBURGER, P. H. RESSLER, and R. R. LAUTH. 2019. Acoustic Vessel-of-Opportunity (AVO) index for midwater Bering Sea walleye pollock, 2016-2017. AFSC Processed Rep. 2019-01, 24 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.  Online.  (added 2-14-19).
  • Helser, T. E., I. Benson, J. Erickson, J. Healy, C. Kastelle, and J.A. Short. 2018. A transformative approach to ageing fish otoliths using Fourier transform near infrared spectroscopy: a case study of eastern Bering Sea walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogrammus). Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. Early Online.   Online.  (added 2-13-19).
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