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
Cole TVN, Henry AG. 2015. Serious injury determinations for baleen whale stocks along the Gulf of Mexico, United States east coast and Atlantic Canadian provinces, 2008-2012. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 15-05; 43 p.
Hussey NE, ST Kessel, K Aarestrup, S J Cooke, PD Cowley, AT Fisk, RG Harcourt, KN Holland, SJ Iverson, JF Kocik, JE Mills Flemming, and FG Whoriskey. 2015. Aquatic animal telemetry: a panoramic window into the underwater world. Science.(348): 1255642-1 - 1255642-10.
Gopal S, Kaufman L, Pasquarella V, Ribera M, Holden C, Shank B, Joshua P. 2015. Modeling Coastal and Marine Environmental Risks in Belize: the Marine Integrated Decision Analysis System (MIDAS). Coastal Management 43:3 pp. 217-237
Wigley SE, Tholke C, Blaylock J, Rago PJ, Shield G. 2015. 2015 Discard estimation, precision, and sample size analyses for 14 federally managed species groups in the waters off the northeastern United States. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 15-04; 162 p.
Smolowitz, RJ, SH Patel, HL Haas, S Miller. 2015. Using a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) to observe loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) behavior on foraging grounds off the mid-Atlantic United States. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 471:84–91
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