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Fisheries Behavioral Ecology - Publications (2006 - 2010)

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- 2006 -

Davis, M.W. and M.L. Ottmar.  2006.  Wounding and reflex impairment may be predictors for mortality in discarded or escaped fish.  Fisheries Research 82:1-6.   [Abstract]

Davis, M.W., M.L. Spencer, and M.L. Ottmar. 2006. Behavioral responses to food odor in juvenile marine fish: acuity varies with species and fish length. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 328:1-9.   [Abstract]

Evseenko, S.A., B. Laurel, J. A. Brown, and D. Yu. Malikova. 2006. On the Gadus taxonomy: ontogenetic evidence. Journal of Ichthyology 46:351-358.   [Abstract]

Hurst, T.P. and A.A. Abookire. 2006. Temporal and spatial variation in potential and realized growth rates of age-0 year northern rock sole. Journal of Fish Biology 68:905-919.   [Abstract]

Laurel, B.J. and I.R. Bradbury. 2006. “Big” concerns with high latitude marine protected areas (MPAs): trends in connectivity and MPA size. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 63:2603-2607.   [Abstract]

Laurel, B.J. and J.A. Brown. 2006. Influence of cruising and ambush predators on 3-dimensional habitat use in age 0 juvenile Atlantic cod Gadus morhua. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 329:34-46.   [Abstract]

Lemke, J.L. and C.H. Ryer. 2006. Risk sensitivity in three juvenile (Age-0) flatfish species: Does estuarine dependence promote risk-prone behavior? Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 333:172-180.   [Abstract]

Lemke, J.L. and C.H. Ryer. 2006. Relative predation vulnerability of three juvenile (Age-0) North Pacific flatfish species: possible influence of nursery-specific predation pressures. Marine Ecology Progress Series 328:267-273.   [Abstract]

Lupes, S.C., M.W. Davis, B.L. Olla, and C.B. Schreck. 2006. Capture-related stressors impair immune system function in sablefish. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 135:129-138.   [Abstract]

Milston, R.H., M.W. Davis, S.J. Parker, B.L. Olla, S. Clements, and C.B. Schreck. 2006. Characterization of the physiological stress response in lingcod. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 135:1165-1174.   [Abstract]

Petrie, M.E. and C.H. Ryer. 2006. Hunger, light level and body size affect refuge use by post-settlement lingcod Ophiodon elongatus. Journal of Fish Biology 69:957-969.   [Abstract]

Petrie, M.E. and C.H. Ryer. 2006. Laboratory and field evidence for structural habitat affinity of young-of-the-year lingcod. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 135:1622-1630.   [Abstract]

Ryer, C.H. and L.A.K. Barnett.  2006.  Influence of illumination and temperature upon flatfish reactivity and herding behavior: Potential implications for trawl capture efficiency.  Fisheries Research  81:242-250.   [Abstract]

Stoner, A.W., M.L. Ottmar, and T.P. Hurst. 2006. Temperature affects activity and feeding motivation in Pacific halibut: implications for bait-dependent fishing. Fisheries Research 81:202-209.   [Abstract]


- 2007 -

Anderson, J.L., B.J. Laurel, and J.A. Brown. 2007. Diel changes in behaviour and habitat use by age-0 Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua L.) in the laboratory and field. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 351:267-275.   [Abstract]

Bradbury, I.R. and B.J. Laurel. 2007. Defining ‘natal homing’ in marine fish populations: comment on Svedäng et al. (2007). Marine Ecology Progress Series 349:307-308.   [Abstract]

Davis, M.W. 2007. Simulated fishing experiments for predicting delayed mortality rates using reflex impairment in restrained fish. ICES Journal of Marine Science 64:1535-1542.   [Abstract]

Hurst, T.P.  2007. Thermal effects on behavior of juvenile walleye pollock (Theragra chalcogramma):  implications for energetics and food web models.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 64:449-457.   [Abstract]

Hurst, T.P. 2007. Review Paper: Causes and consequences of winter mortality in fishes. Journal of Fish Biology 71:315-345.   [Abstract]

Hurst, T.P., C.H. Ryer, J.M. Ramsey, and S.A. Haines.  2007. Divergent foraging strategies of three co-occurring north Pacific flatfishes. Marine Biology 151:1087-1098.   [Abstract]

Laurel, B.J., A.W. Stoner, and T.P. Hurst. 2007. Density-dependent habitat selection in marine flatfish: the dynamic role of ontogeny and temperature. Marine Ecology Progress Series 338:183-192.   [Abstract]

Laurel, B.J., A.W. Stoner, C.H. Ryer, T.P. Hurst, and A.A. Abookire. 2007. Comparative habitat associations in juvenile Pacific cod and other gadids using seines, baited cameras and laboratory techniques. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 351:42-55.   [Abstract]

Posada, J.M., A.W. Stoner, K. Sullivan Sealey, A. Antzack, D. Schapira, R. Torres, I. Montaño, M. Ray Culp, and D. Aldana Aranda. 2007. Regional initiative for the evaluation of queen conch (Strombus gigas) exploitation under an historical perspective.  Proceedings Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 59:23-30.   [Abstract]

Ryer, C.H., A.W. Stoner, M.L. Spencer, and A.A. Abookire. 2007. Presence of larger flatfish modifies habitat preference by Age-0 northern rock sole Lepidopsetta polyxystra. Marine Ecology Progress Series 342:227-238.   [Abstract]

Stoner, A.W., M.L. Spencer, and C.H. Ryer. 2007. Flatfish-habitat associations in Alaska nursery grounds: Use of continuous video records for multi-scale spatial analysis. Journal of Sea Research 57:137-150.   [Abstract]


- 2008 -

Boersma, K.S, Ryer, C.H., Hurst, T.P., and S.S. Heppell. 2008. Influences of divergent behavioral strategies upon risk allocation in juvenile flatfishes. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 62: 1959-1968. [Abstract]

Bradbury, I.R., B.J. Laurel, D. Robichaud, G.A. Rose, P.V.R. Snelgrove, R.S. Gregory, D. Cote, and M.J.S. Windle. 2008. Discrete spatial dynamics in a marine broadcast spawner: re-evaluating scales of connectivity and habitat associations in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua L.) in coastal Newfoundland.  Fisheries Research 91:299-309.   [Abstract]

Bradbury, I.R., B. Laurel, P.V.R. Snelgrove, P. Bentzen, and S.E. Campana. 2008. Global patterns in marine dispersal estimates: the influence of geography, taxonomic category and life history.  Proceedings of the Royal Society B 275:1803-1809.   [Abstract]

Brill, R., C. Magel, M. Davis, R. Hannah, and P. Rankin. 2008. Effects of rapid decompression and exposure to bright light on visual function in black rockfish (Sebastes melanops) and Pacific halibut (Hippoglossus stenolepis).  Fishery Bulletin 106:427-437.   [Abstract]

Davis, M.W., J. Stephenson, and E.J. Noga. 2008. The effect of tricaine on use of the fluorescein test for detecting skin and corneal ulcers in fish.  Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 20:86-95.   [Abstract]

Kaimmer, S.M. and A.W. Stoner. 2008. Field investigation of rare-earth metal as a deterrent to spiny dogfish in the Pacific halibut fishery.  Fish. Res. 94:43-47.Puvanendran, V., B.J. Laurel, and J.A. Brown. 2008. Cannibalism of Atlantic cod Gadus morhua larvae and juveniles on first-week larvae.  Aquatic Biology 2:113-118.   [Abstract]

Ryer, C.H. 2008. A review of flatfish behavior relative to trawls. Fisheries Research 90:138-146.   [Abstract]

Ryer, C.H. and T.P. Hurst. 2008. Indirect predator effects on age-0 northern rock sole Lepidopsetta polyxystra: growth suppression and temporal reallocation of feeding.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 357:207-212.   [Abstract]

Ryer, C.H., J.L. Lemke, K. Boersma, and S. Levas. 2008. Adaptive coloration, behavior and predation vulnerability in three juvenile north Pacific flatfishes.  Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 359:62-66.   [Abstract]

Stoner, A.W. and S.M. Kaimmer. 2008. Reducing elasmobranch bycatch: laboratory investigation of rare earth metal and magnetic deterrents with spiny dogfish and Pacific halibut.  Fisheries Research 92:162-168.   [Abstract]

Stoner, A.W., B.J. Laurel, and T.P. Hurst. 2008. Using a baited camera to assess relative abundance of juvenile Pacific cod: Field and laboratory trials. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 354:202-211.   [Abstract]

Stoner, A.W., C.S. Rose, J.E. Munk, C.F. Hammond, and M.W. Davis. 2008. An assessment of discard mortality for two Alaskan crab species, Tanner crab (Chionoecetes bairdi) and snow crab (C. opilio), based on reflex impairment.  Fishery Bulletin 106:337-347.   [Abstract]

Stoner, A.W., C.H. Ryer, S.J. Parker, P.J. Auster, and W.W. Wakefield. 2008. Evaluating the role of fish behavior in surveys conducted with underwater vehicles.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 65:1230-1243.   [Abstract]


- 2009 -

Benkwitt, C., R. Brodeur, T.P. Hurst, and E. Daly. 2009. Diel feeding chronology, gastric evacuation, and daily food consumption of juvenile Chinook salmon in coastal waters. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 138:111-120. [Abstract]

Davis, M.W., M.L. Ottmar. 2009. Vertical migration of juvenile Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus): potential role of light, temperature, food, and age. Aquat. Biol. 8:29-37. [Abstract]

Hurst, T.P., D.W. Cooper, J.S. Scheingross, E.M. Seale, B.J. Laurel, M.L. Spencer. 2009. Effects of ontogeny, temperature, and light on vertical movements of larval Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus). Fish. Oceanogr. 18:301-311. [Abstract]

Laurel, B.J., C.H. Ryer, B. Knoth, A.W. Stoner. 2009. Temporal and ontogenetic shifts in habitat use of juvenile Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus).  J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 377:28-35. [Abstract]

Ryer, C.H., A.W. Stoner, P.J. Iseri, M.L. Spencer. 2009. Effects of simulated underwater vehicle lighting on fish behavior. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 391:97-106. [Abstract]

Stoner, A.W. 2009. Habitat-mediated survival of newly settled red king crab in the presence of a predatory fish: role of habitat complexity and heterogeneity. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 382:54-60. [Abstract]

Stoner, A.W. 2009. Prediction of discard mortality for Alaskan crabs after exposure to freezing temperatures, based on a reflex impairment index. Fish. Bull. 107:451-463. [Abstract]


- 2010 -

Daly, E., Benkwitt, C., Brodeur, R., Litz, M., and L. Copeman. 2010. Fatty acid profiles of juvenile salmon indicate prey selection strategies in coastal marine waters. Mar. Biol. 157:1975-1987.[Abstract]

Colton, A.R., T.P Hurst. 2010. Behavioral responses to light gradients, olfactory cues, and prey in larvae of two North Pacific gadids (Gadus macrocephalus and Theragra chalcogramma). Environ. Biol. Fish. 88:39-49. [Abstract]

Copeman L.A., B.J. Laurel. 2010. Experimental evidence of fatty acid limited growth and survival in Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus) larvae. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 412:259-272. [Abstract]

Daly, E., C. Benkwitt, R. Brodeur, M. Litz, L. Copeman. 2010.  Fatty acid profiles of juvenile salmon indicate prey selection strategies in coastal marine waters.  Mar. Biol. 157:1975-1987. [Abstract]

Davis, M.W. 2010. Fish stress and mortality can be predicted using reflex impairment. Fish Fisheries 11:1-11. [Abstract]

Dimaria, R.A., Miller, J.A., and T.P. Hurst. 2010. Temperature and growth effects on otolith elemental chemistry of larval Pacific cod, Gadus macrocephalus. Environmental Biology of Fishes 89: 453-462. [Abstract]

Hurst, T.P., A.A. Abookire, B. Knoth. 2010. Quantifying thermal effects on contemporary growth variability to predict responses to climate change in northern rock sole (Lepidopsetta polyxystra). Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 67:97-107. [Abstract]

Hurst, T.P., B.J. Laurel, L. Ciannelli. 2010. Ontogenetic patterns and temperature-dependent growth rates in early life stages of Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus). Fish. Bull. 108:382-392. [Abstract]

Laurel B.J., L.A. Copeman, T.P. Hurst, C.C. Parrish. 2010. The ecological significance of lipid/fatty acid synthesis in developing eggs and unfed larvae of Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus). Mar. Biol. 157:1713-1724. [Abstract]

Pirtle, J.L. and A.W. Stoner. 2010. Red king crab (Paralithodes camtschaticus) early post-settlement habitat choice: structure, food, and ontogeny. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 393:130-137. [Abstract]

Ryer, C.H., C.S. Rose, P.J. Iseri. 2010. Flatfish herding behavior in response to trawl sweeps: a comparison of diel responses to conventional sweeps and raised sweeps. Fish. Bull. 108:145-154. [Abstract]

Stoner, A.W., M. Ottmar, L. Copeman. 2010. Temperature effects on the molting, growth, and lipid composition of newly-settled red king crab, Paralithodes camtschaticus. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 393:138-147. [Abstract]


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