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, Barber J, Dean A, Deschamps D, Gargan P, Goulette G, Maxwell H, Tavner I, Nygaard R, Bradbury IR, Robertson MJ, Ó Maoiléidigh N. 2019. The International sampling program: Continent of origin and biological characteristics of Atlantic salmon collected at West Greenland in 2017. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 19-12; 44 p.
Werner S, Demarest C, Thunberg E. 2019. Assessing distributional impacts stemming from a methodological change in the multispecies fishery combined coverage monitoring program. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 19-14; 20 p.
Henry A, Garron M, Reid A, Morin D, Ledwell W, Cole TVN. 2019. Serious injury and mortality determinations for baleen whale stocks along the Gulf of Mexico, United States East Coast, and Atlantic Canadian Provinces, 2012-2016. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 19-13; 54 p.
Sheehan T. 2019. Current status of knowledge, data, and research efforts on Atlantic salmon at Greenland: what do we have, what do we need, and what should we do moving forward? US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 19-10; 89 p.
Northeast Fisheries Science Center. 2019. 2019 observer sea days by trip selection system. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS-NE 256; 24 p.
Northeast Fisheries Science Center, Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office. 2019. 2019 Standardized bycatch reporting methodology annual discard report with observer sea day allocation. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS-NE 255; 29 p.
Wigely SE, Tholke C. 2019. 2019 Discard Estimation, Precision, and Sample Size Analyses for 14 Federally Managed Species Groups in the waters off the northeastern United States. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS-NE 254; 179 p.
Hayes SA, Josephson E, Maze-Foley K, Rosel PE. 2019. US Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico Marine Mammal Stock Assessments - 2018. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS-NE 258; 291 p.
McElroy WD, O’Brien L, Blaylock J, Martin MH, Rago PJ, HoeyJJ, Sheremet VA. 2019. Design, implementation, and results of a cooperative research Gulf of Maine longline survey, 2014-2017. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS-NE 249; 155 p.
Jacobson L, Hennen D. 2019. Improving the NEFSC clam survey for Atlantic surfclams and ocean quahogs. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 19-06; 89 p.
Fratantoni PS, Holzwarth-Davis T, Melrose DC, Taylor MH. 2019. Description of oceanographic conditions on the Northeast US Continental Shelf during 2016. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 19-07; 39 p.
Renkawitz MD, Saunders R, Bailey SL. 2019. Program and abstracts from the 2018 Atlantic Salmon Ecosystems Forum. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 19-09; 84 p.
Lipsky CA, Saunders R, Stevens JR, O’Malley M, Music P. 2019. Developing sampling strategies to assess the Penobscot River estuary (2010-2013). NEFSC Ref Doc 19-02; 56 p.
Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC). 2019. 66th Northeast Regional Stock Assessment Workshop (66th SAW) Assessment Report. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 19-08; 1170 p.