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  • Host-derived population genomics data provides insights into bacterial and diatom composition of the killer whale skin.
    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. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.14860  Online.
     
  • Abundance and seasonality of Dall’s porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli) in Southeast Alaska
    JEFFERSON, T. A., M. E. DAHLHEIM, A. N. ZERBINI, J. M. WAITE, and A. S. KENNEDY. 2019. Abundance and seasonality of Dall’s porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli) in Southeast Alaska. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-385, 45 p.   Online.
     
  • Acoustic detection of the critically endangered North Pacific right whale in the northern Bering Sea
    WRIGHT, D. L., C. L. BERCHOK, J. L. CRANCE, and P. J. CLAPHAM. 2019. Acoustic detection of the critically endangered North Pacific right whale in the northern Bering Sea. Mar. Mammal Sci. Early online. https://doi.org/10.1111/MMS.12521   Online.
     
  • Inbreeding in an endangered killer whale population.
    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. https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12413   Online.
     
  • Distribution and relative abundance of marine mammals in the eastern Chukchi and western Beaufort Seas, 2017: annual report.
    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.  
     
  • Sources of human-related injury and mortality for U.S. Pacific West Coast marine mammal stock assessments, 2012-2016.
    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. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5/TM-SWFSC-601   Online.
     
  • Observed and estimated marine mammal bycatch in U.S. West Coast groundfish fisheries, 2002-16.
    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. https://doi.org/10.25923/fkf8-0x49  Online.
     
  • Introduction: Age estimation of marine mammals with a focus on monodontids
    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) https://doi.org/10.7557/3.4547   Online.
     
  • Investigation of molecular biomarkers as potential indicators of health in wild belugas (Delphinapterus leucas)
    UNAL, E., C. E. C. GOERTZ, R. C. HOBBS, R. SUYDAM, and T. ROMANO. 2018. Investigation of molecular biomarkers as potential indicators of health in wild belugas (Delphinapterus leucas). Mar Biol 165:182. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00227-018-3439-3   Online.
     
  • Acoustic detection of North Pacific right whales in a high-traffic Aleutian Pass, 2009-2015.
    WRIGHT, D. L., M. CASTELLOTE, C. L. BERCHOK, D. PANIRAKIS, J. L. CRANCE, and P. J. CLAPHAM. 2018. Acoustic detection of North Pacific right whales in a high-traffic Aleutian Pass, 2009-2015. Endangered Species Research 37:77-90. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr00915   Online.
     
  • Abundance estimates for management of endangered false killer whales in the main Hawaiian Islands
    BRADFORD, A. L., R. W. BAIRD, S. D. MAHAFFY, A. M. GORGONE, D. J. McSWEENEY, T. CULLINS, D. L. WEBSTER, and A. N. ZERBINI. 2018. Abundance estimates for management of endangered false killer whales in the main Hawaiian Islands. Endang. Spec. Res. 36:297-313. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr00903   Online.
     
  • Reassessment of the franciscana Pontoporia blainvillei (Gervais & d’Orbigny, 1844) distribution and niche characteristics in Brazil.
    Do AMARAL, K. B., D. DANILEWICZ, A. ZERBINI, A. P. Di BENEDITTO, A. ANDRIOLO, D. J. ALVARES, E. SECCHI, E. FERREIRA, F. SUCUNZA, M. BORGE-MARTINS, M. C. de OLIVEIRA SANTOS, M. CREMER, P. DENUNCIO, P. H. OTT, and I. B. MORENO. 2018. Reassessment of the franciscana Pontoporia blainvillei (Gervais & d’Orbigny, 1844) distribution and niche characteristics in Brazil. J. Exper. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 508:1-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2018.07.010   Online.
     
  • Age estimation of marine mammals with a focus on mondontids.
    LOCKYER, C., A. HOHN, R. E. A. STEWART, R. HOBBS, and M. ACQUARONE. 2018. Age estimation of marine mammals with a focus on monodontids. Tromsø, Norway, North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. NAMMCO Sci. Pub.10 https://doi.org/10.7557/3.10   Online.
     
  • Report of the workshop on age estimation in beluga: Beaufort, North Carolina, US 5-9 December 2011
    LOCKYER, C., A. A. HOHN, R. HOBBS, and R. E. A. STEWART. 2018. Report of the workshop on age estimation in beluga: Beaufort, North Carolina, US 5-9 December 2011. NAMMCO Sci. Pub. 10. https://septentrio.uit.no/index.php/NAMMCOSP/article/view/3731/3628   Online.
     
  • Are creative commons licenses overly permissive? the case of a predatory publisher.
    CLAPHAM, P. 2018. Are creative commons licenses overly permissive? the case of a predatory publisher. BioScience, biy098. https://doi.org/10.1093/biosci/biy098   Online.
     
  • Assessing the abundance of Bristol Bay belugas with genetic mark-recapture methods
    CITTA, J. J., G. O'CORRY-CROWE, L. T. QUAKENBUSH, A. L. BRYAN, T. FERRER, M. J. OLSON, R. C. HOBBS, and B. POTGIETER. 2018. Assessing the abundance of Bristol Bay belugas with genetic mark-recapture methods. Mar. Mammal Sci. 34:666-686. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12472   Online.
     
  • Water, water everywhere: Environmental DNA can unlock population structure in elusive marine species.
    PARSONS, K. M., M. EVERETT, M. DAHLHEIM, and L. PARK. 2018. Water, water everywhere: Environmental DNA can unlock population structure in elusive marine species. Royal Soc. Open Sci. 5(8):180537. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.180537   Online.
     
  • Chukchi Offshore Monitoring In Drilling Area (COMIDA): Factors Affecting the Distribution and Relative Abundance of Endangered Whales and Other Marine Mammals in the Chukchi Sea.
    MOCKLIN, J. A., and N. A. FRIDAY, editors. 2018. Chukchi Offshore Monitoring In Drilling Area (COMIDA): Factors Affecting the Distribution and Relative Abundance of Endangered Whales and Other Marine Mammals in the Chukchi Sea. Final Report of the Chukchi Sea Acoustics, Oceanography, and Zooplankton Study: Hanna Shoal Extension (CHAOZ-X), OCS Study BOEM 2018-008. Marine Mammal Laboratory, Alaska Fisheries Science Center, NMFS, NOAA, 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115-6349.   Online.
     
  • Alaska marine mammal stock assessments, 2017
    M. M. MUTO, V. T. HELKER, R. P. ANGLISS, B. A. ALLEN, 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, R. G. TOWELL,P. R. WADE, J. M. WAITE, and A. N. ZERBINI. 2018. Alaska marine mammal stock assessments, 2017. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-378, 382 p.  Online.
     
  • Variation in hearing within a wild population of beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas)
    MOONEY, T. A., M. CASTELLOTE, L. QUAKENBUSH, R. HOBBS, E. GAGLIONE, and C. GOERTZ. 2018. Variation in hearing within a wild population of beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas). J. Exper. Biol. 221:jeb171959. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.171959   Online.
     
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