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  • Farley Jr, E. V., Yasumiishi, E. M., Murphy, J. M., Strasburger, W., Sewall, F., Howard, K., Garcia, S., & Moss, J. H. (2024). Critical periods in the marine life history of juvenile western Alaska chum salmon in a changing climate. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 726, 149-160. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps14491  Online.  (added 2-20-24).
     
  • Zacher, L. S., Richar, J. I., Fedewa, E. J., Ryznar, E. R., and Litzow, M. A. 2024. The 2023 eastern and northern Bering Sea continental shelf trawl surveys: Results for commercial crab species. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-AFSC-482, 264 p. View Online.  Online.  (added 2-20-24).
     
  • Ziel, H. L., S. M. Koslovsky, and G. M. Brady. 2024. Monitoring body condition of seals in Alaska: Phase III - test data collection. AFSC Processed Rep. 2024-03, 17 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.  Online.  (added 2-20-24).
     
  • Christman, C. L., Walcott, S. M., London, J. M., Richmond, E. L., and Koslovsky, S. M. 2024. Aerial surveys of harbor seals (Phoca vitulina richardii ) in Behm Canal, Alaska. AFSC Processed Rep. 2024-02, 26 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.  Online.  (added 2-20-24).
     
  • Rogers, L. A., Monnahan, C. C., Williams, K., Jones, D. T., & Dorn, M. W. (2024). Climate-driven changes in the timing of spawning and the availability of walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogrammus) to assessment surveys in the Gulf of Alaska. ICES Journal of Marine Science. https://doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsae005   Online.  (added 2-15-24).
     
  • Stone, R.P., Cairns, S.D., Opresko, D.M., Williams, G.C., & Masuda, M.M. (2023). A guide to the corals of Alaska. NOAA Professional Paper NMFS 23, 413 p. https://doi.org/10.7755/PP.23  Online.  (added 2-15-24).
     
  • Farley Jr, E. V., Yasumiishi, E. M., Murphy, J. M., Strasburger, W., Sewall, F., Howard, K., Garcia, S., & Moss, J. H. (2024). Critical periods in the marine life history of juvenile western Alaska chum salmon in a changing climate. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 726, 149-160. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps14491   Online.  (added 2-15-24).
     
  • Murphy, J.M., E.A. Fergusson, J.E. Lerner, T.W. Miller, E.V. Farley, and B.P.V. Hunt. 2023. Comparison of distell fatmeter measurements and laboratory-based estimates of pre-dorsal muscle lipid in chum and sockeye salmon during the 2022 International Year of the Salmon Expedition. North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission Technical Report 22:34-37. https://doi.org/10.23849/JJGF6393  Online.  (added 2-15-24).
     
  • Murphy, J. M., E. A. Fergusson, T. W. Miller, E. V. Farley Jr., and R. M. Suryan. (2023). Lipid accumulation rates in chum and sockeye salmon during the 2022 International Year of the Salmon survey aboard the F/V Northwest Explorer. North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission Technical Report 22:30-34. https://doi.org/10.23849/JJGF6393  Online.  (added 2-14-24).
     
  • Rovellini, A., Punt, A. E., Bryan, M. D., Kaplan, I. C., Dorn, M. W., Aydin, K., Fulton, E. A., Alglave, B., Baker, M. R., Carroll, G., Ferriss, B. E., Haltuch, M. A., Hayes, A. L., Hermann, A. J., Hernvann, P.-Y., Holsman, K. K., Liu, O. R., McHuron, E., Morzaria-Luna, H. N., Moss, J., Surma, S., & Weise, M. T. (2024). Linking climate stressors to ecological processes in ecosystem models, with a case study from the Gulf of Alaska. ICES Journal of Marine Science. https://doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsae002   Online.  (added 1-24-24).
     
  • Matta, M. E., and Helser, T. E. (editors). 2024. Proceedings of the Fourth Research Workshop on the Rapid Estimation of Fish Age Using Fourier Transform Near Infrared Spectroscopy. AFSC Processed Rep. 2024-01, 524 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.   Online.  (added 1-23-24).
     
  • Wade, P. R., Sims, C., Baker, C. S., Goetz, K., McGuire, T., Michel, R., Moisan, M., and Parsons, K. 2024. Remote-biopsy surveys of Cook Inlet beluga whales: Field Report for 2017-2019. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-AFSC-481, 82 p.   Online.  (added 1-18-24).
     
  • Siwicke, K., and Malecha, P. 2024. The 2023 longline survey of the Gulf of Alaska and eastern Bering Sea on the FV Alaskan Leader: Cruise Report AL-23-01. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-AFSC-480, 39 p.  Online.  (added 1-18-24).
     
  • Li, L., Hollowed, A. B., Cokelet, E. D., Keller, A. A., Barbeaux, S. J., McClure, M. M., & Palsson, W. A. (2024). The relative influence of temperature and ontogeny on groundfish distribution varies across life stages. Fish and Fisheries, 25(1), 82-96. https://doi.org/10.1111/faf.12792   Online.  (added 1-8-24).
     
  • Shotwell, S. K., Blackhart, K., Cunningham, C., Fedewa, E., Hanselman, D., Aydin, K., Doyle, M., Fissel, B., Lynch, P., Ormseth, O., Spencer, P., & Zador, S. (2023). Introducing the Ecosystem and Socioeconomic Profile, a proving ground for next generation stock assessments. Coastal Management, 1-34. https://doi.org/10.1080/08920753.2023.2291858   Online.  (added 1-8-24).
     
  • Sweeney, K. L., Birkemeier, B., Luxa, K., and Gelatt, T. 2023. Results of the Steller sea lion surveys in Alaska, June–July 2023. AFSC Processed Rep. 2023-08, 36 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.  Online.  (added 1-2-24).
     
  • von Szalay, P. G., Raring, N. W., Siple, M. C., Dowlin, A. N, Riggle, B. C., and Laman, E. A. 2023. Data Report: 2022 Aleutian Islands bottom trawl survey. AFSC Processed Rep. 2023-07, 230 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.   Online.  (added 1-2-24).
     
  • Murphy, J., Dimond, J., Cooper, D., Garcia, S., Lee, E., Clark, J., Pinchuk, A., Reedy, M., Miller, T., Howard, K., Ferguson, J., Strasburger, W., Labunski, E., and Farley, E. Jr. 2023. Northern Bering Sea ecosystem and surface trawl cruise report, 2021. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-AFSC-479, 136 p.  Online.  (added 1-2-24).
     
  • Schmidt, K., Graeve, M., Hoppe, C. J. M., Torres-Valdes, S., Welteke, N., Whitmore, L. M., Anhaus, P., Atkinson, A., Belt, S. T., Brenneis, T., Campbell, R. G., Castellani, G., Copeman, L. A., Flores, H., Fong, A. A., Hildebrandt, N., Kohlbach, D., Nielsen, J. M., Parrish, C. C., Rad-Menéndez, C., Rokitta, S. D., Tippenhauer, S., & Zhuang, Y. (2024). Essential omega-3 fatty acids are depleted in sea ice and pelagic algae of the Central Arctic Ocean. Global Change Biology, 30(1), e17090. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.17090   Online.  (added 12-22-23).
     
  • Eurich, J. G., Friedman, W. R., Kleisner, K. M., Zhao, L. Z., Free, C. M., Fletcher, M., Mason, J. G., Tokunaga, K., Aguion, A., Dell'Apa, A., Dickey-Collas, M., Fujita, R., Golden, C. D., Hollowed, A. B., Ishimura, G., Karr, K. A., Kasperski, S., Kisara, Y., Lau, J. D., Mangubhai, S., Osman, L., Pecl, G. T., Schmidt, J. O., Allison, E. H., Sullivan, P. J., Cinner, J. E., Griffis, R. B., McClanahan, T. R., Stedman, R. C., & Mills, K. E. (2024). Diverse pathways for climate resilience in marine fishery systems. Fish and Fisheries, 25(1), 38-59. https://doi.org/10.1111/faf.12790   Online.  (added 12-22-23).
     
  • Gibson, G. A., Stockhausen, W. T., Shotwell, K., Deary, A. L., Pirtle, J. L., Coyle, K. O., & Hermann, A. J. (2023). Can seamounts in the Gulf of Alaska be a spawning ground for sablefish settling in coastal nursery grounds? Fisheries Research, 261, 106625. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2023.106625   Online.  (added 12-21-23).
     
  • Harris, J., Pirtle, J. L., Laman, E. A., Siple, M. C., & Thorson, J. T. (2023). An ensemble approach to species distribution modelling reconciles systematic differences in estimates of habitat utilization and range area. Journal of Applied Ecology. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.14559   Online.  (added 12-21-23).
     
  • Mullowney, D. R. J., Baker, K. D., Szuwalski, C. S., Boudreau, S. A., Cyr, F., & Kaiser, B. A. (2023). Sub-Arctic no more: Short- and long-term global-scale prospects for snow crab (Chionoecetes opilio) under global warming. PLOS Climate, 2(10), e0000294. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pclm.0000294  Online.  (added 12-6-23).
     
  • Szuwalski, C. S., Hollowed, A. B., Holsman, K. K., Ianelli, J. N., Legault, C. M., Melnychuk, M. C., Ovando, D., & Punt, A. E. (2023). Unintended consequences of climate-adaptive fisheries management targets. Fish and Fisheries, 24(3), 439-453. https://doi.org/10.1111/faf.12737   Online.  (added 12-6-23).
     
  • Hulson, P.-J. F., & Williams, B. C. (2024). Inclusion of ageing error and growth variability using a bootstrap estimation of age composition and conditional age-at-length input sample size for fisheries stock assessment models. Fisheries Research, 270, 106894. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2023.106894   Online.  (added 12-6-23).
     
  • Crawford, S. G., Coker, R. H., O’Hara, T. M., Breed, G. A., Gelatt, T., Fadely, B., Burkanov, V., Rivera, P. M., & Rea, L. D. (2023). Fasting durations of Steller sea lion pups vary among subpopulations—evidence from two plasma metabolites. Conservation Physiology, 11(1). https://doi.org/10.1093/conphys/coad084   Online.  (added 12-6-23).
     
  • Hollarsmith, J. A., Cornett, J. C., Evenson, E., & Tugaw, A. (2023). A century of canopy kelp persistence and recovery in the Gulf of Alaska. Annals of Botany. https://doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcad149   Online.  (added 12-6-23).
     
  • Higham, M., Ver Hoef, J. M., Bryce, F., and Dumelle, M. (2023). sptotal: An R package for predicting totals and weighted sums from spatial data. Journal of Open Source Software, 8(85), 5363. https://doi.org/10.21105/joss.05363   Online.  (added 12-5-23).
     
  • Brewer, A. M., Castellote, M., Van Cise, A. M., Gage, T., & Berdahl, A. M. (2023). Communication in Cook Inlet beluga whales: Describing the vocal repertoire and masking of calls by commercial ship noise. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 154(5), 3487-3505. https://doi.org/10.1121/10.0022516   Online.  (added 12-5-23).
     
  • Barrowclift, E., Gravel, S. M., Pardo, S. A., Bigman, J. S., Berggren, P., & Dulvy, N. K. (2023). Tropical rays are intrinsically more sensitive to overfishing than the temperate skates. Biological Conservation, 281, 110003. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2023.110003   Online.  (added 12-4-23).
     
  • TenBrink, T. T., Gburski, C. K., & Hutchinson, C. E. (2023). Growth, distribution, and mortality of light dusky rockfish and harlequin rockfish in the Aleutian Islands. Marine and Coastal Fisheries, 15(5), e10268. https://doi.org/10.1002/mcf2.10268  Online.  (added 12-4-23).
     
  • Santos-Fernández, E., Ver Hoef, J., McGree, J., Isaak, D., Mengersen, K., & Peterson, E. (2023). SSNbayes: An R package for Bayesian spatio-temporal modelling on stream networks. https://doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.36295.42401   Online.  (added 12-1-23).
     
  • Kralicek, K., Ver Hoef, J. M., Barrett, T. M., & Temesgen, H. (2023). Spatial Bayesian models project shifts in suitable habitat for Pacific Northwest tree species under climate change. Ecosphere, 14(3), e4449. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.4449   Online.  (added 12-1-23).
     
  • Ver Hoef, J. M., Dumelle, M., Higham, M., Peterson, E. E., & Isaak, D. J. (2023). Indexing and partitioning the spatial linear model for large data sets. PLOS ONE, 18(11), e0291906. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0291906   Online.  (added 12-1-23).
     
  • Sucunza, F.., Danielewicz, D., Ott, P., Neves, A., A. Martins, & A. Zerbini. (2023). Distribution, population size and IUCN Red Listing of an isolated population of the threatened franciscana. Endangered Species Research 52, 17-26. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr01262   Online.  (added 12-1-23).
     
  • Mesnick, S., Reeves, R., Wade, P., Brakes, P., & Hersh, T. (2023). Cetacean sociality, reproduction, and conservation. In B. Wursig & D. N. Orbach (Eds), Sex in cetaceans: Morphology, behavior, and the evolution of sexual strategies (pp. 571-602). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-35651-3_24   Online.  (added 11-29-23).
     
  • Charlton, C., Christiansen, F., Ward, R., Mackay, A.., Andrews-Goff, V., Zerbini, A., Childerhouse, S., Guggenheimer, S., O'Shanessy, B., & Brownell, R. L., Jr. (2023). Evaluating short- to medium-term effects of implantable satellite tags on southern right whales Eubalaena australis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 155, 125-140. https://doi.org/10.3354/dao03730   Online.  (added 11-29-23).
     
  • Bortolotto, G. A., Zerbini, A. N. Thomas, L., Andriolo, A., & Hammond, P. S. (2023). Distribution and habitat use modelling from satellite tracking data of humpback whales in Brazil agrees with shipboard survey data modelling. Marine Ecology Progress Series 720, 161-174. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps14404   Online.  (added 11-29-23).
     
  • Wright, D. L., Kimmel, D. G., Roberson, N., & Strausz, D. (2023). Joint species distribution modeling reveals a changing prey landscape for North Pacific right whales on the Bering shelf. Ecological Applications e2925. https://doi.org/10.1002/eap.2925   Online.  (added 11-29-23).
     
  • Szuwalski, C. S., Aydin, K., Fedewa, E. J., Garber-Yonts, B., & Litzow, M. A. (2023). The collapse of eastern Bering Sea snow crab. Science, 382(6668), 306-310. https://doi.org/doi:10.1126/science.adf6035  Online.  (added 11-29-23).
     
  • Faunce, C. H., Smith, J., Kingham, A., & Jaszka, D. (2023). Fisheries observers as enforcement assets: 21 Years of lessons from the North Pacific. Marine Policy, 158, 105868. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2023.105868   Online.  (added 11-29-23).
     
  • Malick, M. J., Hunsicker, M., Haltuch, M. A., Parker-Stetter, S. L., Marshall, K. N., Pohl, J., Berger, A. M., Siedlecki, S., Gauthier, S., & Hermann, A. (2023). Spatially-varying effects of the California Undercurrent on Pacific hake distribution. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2023-0202   Online.  (added 11-28-23).
     
  • Christman, C. L., Walcott, S. M., London, J. M., Richmond, E. L., and Koslovsky, S. M. 2023. Aerial surveys of harbor seals (Phoca vitulina richardii) in Iliamna Lake, Alaska. AFSC Processed Rep. 2023-06, 17 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.   Online.  (added 11-27-23).
     
  • Freed, J. C., Young, N. C., Brower, A. A., Delean, B. J., Muto, M. M., Raum-Suryan, K. L., Savage, K. M., Teerlink, S. S., Jemison, L. A., Wilkinson, K. M., Jannot, J. E., and Somers, K. A. 2023. Human-caused mortality and injury of NMFS-managed Alaska Marine Mammal Stocks, 2017-2021. AFSC Processed Rep. 2023-05, 6 p. + Supporting file. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115  Online.  (added 11-27-23).
     
  • Harley, J. R., Biles, F. E., Brooks, M. K., Fellman, J., Hood, E., & D’Amore, D. V. (2023). Riverine dissolved inorganic carbon export from the Southeast Alaskan drainage basin with implications for coastal ocean processes. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 128(10), e2023JG007609. https://doi.org/10.1029/2023JG007609   Online.  (added 11-21-23).
     
  • Warlick, A. J., Himes Boor, G. K., McGuire, T. L., Shelden, K. E. W., Jacobson, E. K., Boyd, C., Wade, P. R., Punt, A. E., & Converse, S. J. (2023). Identifying demographic and environmental drivers of population dynamics and viability in an endangered top predator using an integrated model. Animal Conservation. https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12905   Online.  (added 11-21-23).
     
  • Vermeulen, E., Germishuizen, M., Kennedy, A., Wilkinson, C., Weir, C. R., & Zerbini, A. (2023). Swimming across the pond: First documented transatlantic crossing of a southern right whale. Marine Mammal Science. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.13071  Online.  (added 11-20-23).
     
  • McClintock, B. T., & Lander, M. E. A multistate Langevin diffusion for inferring behavior-specific habitat selection and utilization distributions. Ecology e4186. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.4186   Online.  (added 11-20-23).
     
  • Mayette, A., Marcoux, M., Iacozza, J., Ferguson, M., Brower, A., & Loseto, L. (2023). Summer distribution and habitat preference of beluga whale social groups in the Eastern Beaufort Sea. Arctic Science, 9(3), 564-580. https://doi.org/10.1139/as-2022-0035   Online.  (added 11-20-23).
     
  • Khan, C. B., Goetz, K. T., Cubaynes, H. C., Robinson, C., Murnane, E., Aldrich, T., Sackett, M., Clarke, P. J., LaRue, M. A., White, T., Leonard, K., Ortiz, A., & Lavista Ferres, J. M. (2023). A biologist’s guide to the galaxy: leveraging artificial intelligence and very high-resolution satellite imagery to monitor marine mammals from space. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 11(3), 595. https://www.mdpi.com/2077-1312/11/3/595  Online.  (added 11-15-23).
     
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