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
Sheehan TF, Deschamps D, Downie H, Hawkes J, McAuliffe M, Millane M, Sims K, Nygaard R, Lubinski B, Robertson MJ, Maoiléidigh NO. 2018. The international sampling program: Continent of origin and biological characteristics of Atlantic salmon collected in West Greenland in 2016. NEFSC Ref Doc 18-15; 29 p. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 18-15; 24 p.
Benjamin S, Lee MY, DePiper G. 2018. Visualizing fishing data as rasters. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 18-12; 24 p.
Mercaldo-Allen R, Chambers C, Davis D, Dixon M, Dwyer S, Fairchild E, Howell P, Munroe T, Powell C, Sutherland S. 2018. 16th Flatfish Biology Conference 2018 Program and Abstracts. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 18-14; 44 p.
Upite CM, Murray KT, Stacy BA, Weeks SE. 2018. Post-interaction mortality determinations for sea turtles in US Northeast and Mid-Atlantic fishing gear, 2011-2015. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS-NE 248; 27 p.
Murphy T, Ardini G, Vasta M, Kitts A, Demarest C, Walden J, Caless D. 2018. 2015 Final Report on the Performance of the Northeast Multispecies (Groundfish) Fishery (May 2007 – April 2016). US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 18-13; 128 p.
Chavez-Rosales S, Marjorie C Lyssikatos MC, Hatch J. 2018. Estimates of cetacean and pinniped bycatch in Northeast and Mid-Atlantic bottom trawl fisheries, 2012-2016. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS-NE 250; 22 p.
Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC). 2018. 65th Northeast Regional Stock Assessment Workshop (65th SAW) Assessment Report. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 18-11; 659 p.
Shepherd GR, Nelson GA, Rago PJ, Richards RA, Boreman J, Goodyear CP. 2018. A Chronicle of Striped Bass Population Restoration and Conservation in the Northwest Atlantic, 1979-2016. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS NE-246; 51 p.
McBride, RS, MK Tweedie, and K Oliveira. 2018. Reproduction, first-year growth, and expansion of spawning and nursery grounds of black sea bass (Centropristis striata) into a warming Gulf of Maine. Fishery Bulletin 116: 323-336. DOI: 10.7755/FB.116.3-4.10.
Hayes SA, Gardner S, Garrison L, Henry A, Leandro L. 2018. North Atlantic Right Whales - Evaluating their recovery challenges in 2018. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS-NE 247; 24 p.
Galimany E, Rose JM, Dixon MS, Alix R, Li Y, Wikfors GH. 2018. Design and Use of an Apparatus for Quantifying Bivalve Suspension Feeding at Sea. J. Visualized Experiments. doi: 10.3791/58213
Garner L, editor. 2018. NEFSC Publications, Reports, and Abstracts for Calendar Year 2017. Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 18-10; 21 p.
Garner L, editor. 2018. NEFSC Publications, Reports, and Abstracts for Calendar Year 2016. Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 18-09; 16 p.
Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC) and Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC). 2018. Annual report of a comprehensive assessment of marine mammal, marine turtle, and seabird abundance and spatial distribution in US Waters of the Western North Atlantic Ocean - AMAPPS II. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 18-04; 141 p.
Vogeler S, Miller-Ezzy P, Li X, Wikfors GH, Joyce A. 2018. First report of a putative involvement of the NMDA pathway in Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas) development: Effect of NMDA receptor ligands on oyster metamorphosis with implications for bivalve hatchery management. Aquaculture 497:140-146.