Northeast Fisheries Science Center Publications
As the research arm of the NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service's 19-state Northeast Region, the Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC) annually produces about 350 scientific and technical publications, reports, and abstracts, and sponsors many other such works through contracts, grants, and cooperative programs. This webpage provides access to these works.
Newest Publications by NEFSC Authors
Blaylock J, Wigley SE, Rago PJ, Mood M, Palmer MC. 2015. A brief description of Greater Atlantic Region fish and invertebrate discard estimation for the 2015 update to the National Bycatch report. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 15-03; 59 p.
Tommasi D, Nye J, Stock C, Hare JA, Alexander M, Drew K. 2015. Effect of environmental conditions on juvenile recruitment of alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) and blueback herring (Alosa aestivalis) in fresh water: a coastwide perspective. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. doi: 10.1139/cjfas-2014-0259
Welch H, Pressey RL, Heron SF, Ceccarelli DM, Hobday AJ. 2015. Regimes of chlorophyll-a in the Coral Sea: implications for evaluating adequacy of marine protected areas. Ecography. doi: 10.1111/ecog.01450.
Cooley SR, Rheuban JE, Hart DR, Luu V, Glover DM, Hare JA, et al. 2015. An integrated assessment model for helping the United States sea scallop (Placopecten magellanicus) fishery plan ahead for ocean acidification and warming. PLoS ONE 10(5): e0124145. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0124145
Chu D, Jech M, Tomich S, Hufnagle L. 2015. A high-resolution acoustic imaging system to map interior fish morphology. Marine Technology Society Journal. Volume 49, Number 2, March/April 2015, pp. 59-69(11).
Stich DS, Zydlewski GB, Kocik JF, Zydlewski JD. 2015. Linking Behavior, Physiology, and Survival of Atlantic Salmon Smolts During Estuary Migration. Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science, 7:1, 68-86, DOI: 10.1080/19425120.2015.1007185
Hendrickson L, Nitschke P, Linton B. 2015. 2014 Operational Stock Assessments for Georges Bank winter flounder, Gulf of Maine winter flounder, and pollock. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 15-01; 228 p.