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2014
View Document Ballance, Lisa T., Lynn Barre, John Bengtson, Shannon Bettridge, Kathryn Bisack, Steve Brown, Christina Fahy, Mike Ford, Lance Garrison, Nicole LeBoeuf, Robin LeRoux, Frank Parrish, Erin Seney, Mike Simpkins, Mridula Srinivasan, Lisa VanAtta, and Tali Vardi. 2014. NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service Protected Resources Science Investment and Planning Process (PRSIPP): Highlights and significant outcomes of the September 2013 Steering Committee meeting. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-F/SPO-140 (13 p.).
   
View Document Baumann-Pickering, Simone, Marie A. Roch, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Anne E. Simonis, Mark A. McDonald, Alba Solsona-Berga, Erin M. Oleson, Sean M. Wiggins, and John A. Hildebrand. 2014. Spatio-temporal patterns of beaked whale echolocation signals in the North Pacific. PLoS ONE 9(1):e86072 (17 p.).
   
  Beck, Suzanne, Andrew D. Foote, Sandra Kotter, Olivia Harries, Laura Mandleberg, Peter T. Stevick, Padraig Whooley, and John W. Durban. 2014. Using opportunistic photo-identifications to detect a population decline of killer whales (Orcinus orca) in British and Irish waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 94(6):1327-1333.
   
  Becker, Elizabeth A., Karin A. Forney, David G. Foley, Raymond C. Smith, Thomas J. Moore, and Jay Barlow. 2014. Predicting seasonal density patterns of California cetaceans based on habitat models. Endangered Species Research 23(1):1-22.
   
View Document Bordignon, Guido, Stephanie Sexton, and Amy Van Cise. 2014. Phytoplankton studies in the South Shetland Islands. In: Jennifer G. Walsh (ed.), AMLR 2010-2011 field season report, p. 8-13. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SWFSC-524.
   
View Document Bradford, Amanda L., and Karin A. Forney. 2014. Injury determinations for cetaceans observed interacting with Hawaii and American Samoa longline fisheries during 2007-2011. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-PIFSC-39 (21 p.).
   
View Document Bradford, Amanda L., Karin A. Forney, Erin M. Oleson, and Jay Barlow. 2014. Accounting for subgroup structure in line-transect abundance estimates of false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) in Hawaiian waters. PLoS ONE 9(2):e90464 (11 p.).
   
  Calderan, Susannah, Brian Miller, Kym Collins, Paul Ensor, Michael Double, Russell Leaper, and Jay Barlow. 2014. Low-frequency vocalizations of sei whales (Balaenoptera borealis) in the Southern Ocean. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (Express Letters) 136(6):EL418-EL423.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., and Jeffrey E. Moore. 2014. Recommendations for pooling annual bycatch estimates when events are rare. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-528, 11 p.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Erin Oleson, D.W. Weller, A.R. Lang, Karin A. Forney, Jason Baker, Brad Hanson, Karen Martien, Marcia M. Muto, Anthony J. Orr, Harriet Huber, Mark S. Lowry, Jay Barlow, Deanna Lynch, Lilian Carswell, Robert L. Brownell Jr., and David K. Mattila. 2014. U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments, 2013. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-532, 406 p.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Lyle Enriquez, and Charles Villafana. 2014. Marine mammal, sea turtle and seabird bycatch in California gillnet fisheries in 2012. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-526, 16 p.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Sarah M. Wilkin, Marcia M. Muto, Kristin Wilkinson, and Jeremy Rusin. 2014. Sources of human-related injury and mortality for U.S. Pacific west coast marine mammal stock assessments: 2008-2012. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-533, 110 p.
   
  Curry, B.E., and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2014. Family Balaenidae (right and bowhead whales). In: D.E. Wilson and R.A. Mittermeier (eds.), Handbook of the mammals of the world, Vol. 4: Sea mammals, p. 186-213. Lynx Edicions.
   
  Dalebout, Merel L., C. Scott Baker, Debbie Steel, Kirsten Thoompson, Kelly M. Robertson, Susan J. Chivers, William F. Perrin, Manori Goonatilake, R. Charles Anderson, James G. Mead, Charles W. Potter, Lisa Thompson, Danielle Jupiter, and Tadasu K. Yamada. 2014. Resurrection of Mesoplodon hotaula Deraniyagala 1963: A new species of beaked whale in the tropical Indo-Pacific. Marine Mammal Science 30(3):1081-1108.
   
  Danil, Kerri, Judy A. St. Leger, Sophie Dennison, Yara Bernaldo de Quiros, Miriam Scadeng, Erika Nilson, and Nicole Beaulieu. 2014. Clostridium perfringens septicemia in a long-beaked common dolphin Delphinus capensis: an etiology of gas bubble accumulation in cetaceans. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 111(3):183-190.
   
View Document DeBeukelaer, Sophie, Christopher Miller, Thomas Moore, Scott Kathey, and Karen Grimmer. 2014. Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (MBNMS) vessel traffic analysis 2009-2012. Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Technical Report, 44 p.
   
View Document Dietrich, Kimberly, Cassandra Brooks, Ian Bystrom, Ryan Driscoll, Nissa Ferm, Jefferson Hinke, Michael Janssen, Darci Lombard, Andrea Pesce, Suzanne Romain, Lars Thoresen, and Amy Van Cise. 2014. Distribution and catch rates of zooplankton around the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. In: Jennifer G. Walsh (ed.), AMLR 2010-2011 field season report, p. 18-27. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SWFSC-524.
   
View Document Dutton, Peter H., Michael P. Jensen, Amy Frey, Erin LaCasella, George H. Balazs, Patricia Zarate, Omar Chassin-Noria, Adriana Laura Sarti-Martinez, and Elizabeth Velez. 2014. Population structure and phylogeography reveal pathways of colonization by a migratory marine reptile (Chelonia mydas) in the central and eastern Pacific. Ecology and Evolution 4(22):4317-4331.
   
  Dutton, Peter H., Michael P. Jensen, Karen Frutchey, Amy Frey, Erin LaCasella, George H. Balazs, Jennifer Cruce, Alden Tagarino, Richard Farman, and Miri Tatarata. 2014. Genetic stock structure of green turtle (Chelonia mydas) nesting populations across the Pacific Islands. Pacific Science 68(4):451-464.
   
  Eguchi, Tomoharu. 2014. Estimating the proportion of identifiable individuals and group sizes in photographic identification studies. Marine Mammal Science 30(3):1122-1139.
   
  Fearnbach, Holly, John W. Durban, David K. Ellifrit, Janice M. Waite, Craig O. Matkin, Chris R. Lunsford, Megan J. Peterson, Jay Barlow, and Paul R. Wade. 2014. Spatial and social connectivity of fish-eating "Resident" killer whales (Orcinus orca) in the northern North Pacific. Marine Biology 161(2):459-472.
   
View Document Forney, Karin A., James V. Carretta, and Scott R. Benson. 2014. Preliminary estimates of harbor porpoise abundance in Pacific coast waters of California, Oregon, and Washington, 2007-2012. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-537, 21 p.
   
  Frey, Amy, Peter H. Dutton, Donna J. Shaver, Jennifer Shelby Walker, and Cynthia Rubio. 2014. Kemp's ridley Lepidochelys kempii nesting abundance in Texas, USA: a novel approach using genetics to improve population census. Endangered Species Research 23(1):63-71.
   
  Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, Elsa Cabrera, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2014. Eastern South Pacific southern right whale photo-identification catalog reveals behavior and habitat use patterns. Marine Mammal Science 30(1):389-398.
   
View Document Goebel, Michael E., Nicola Pussini, Ray Buchheit, Kevin Pietrzak, Douglas J. Krause, Amy M. Van Cise, and Jennifer G. Walsh. 2014. Pinniped research at Cape Shirreff, Livingston Island, Antarctica. In: Jennifer G. Walsh (ed.), AMLR 2010-2011 field season report, p. 50-57. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SWFSC-524.
   
View Document Gorgone, Antoinette M., Tomoharu Eguchi, Barbie L. Byrd, Karen M. Altman, and Aleta A. Hohn. 2014. Estimating the abundance of the northern North Carolina estuarine system stock of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-664. 22 p.
   
View Document Henderson, E. Elizabeth, Karin A. Forney, Jay P. Barlow, John A. Hildebrand, Annie B. Douglas, John Calambokidis, and William J. Sydeman. 2014. Effects of fluctuations in sea-surface temperature on the occurrence of small cetaceans off Southern California. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 112(2-3):159-177.
   
View Document Ivashchenko, Yulia V., Robert L. Brownell Jr., and Phillip J. Clapham. 2014. Distribution of Soviet catches of sperm whales Physeter macrocephalus in the North Pacific. Endangered Species Research 25(3):249-263.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A., Caroline R. Weir, R. Charles Anderson, Lisa T. Ballance, Robert D. Kenney, and Jeremy J. Kiszka. 2014. Global distribution of Risso's dolphin Grampus griseus: a review and critical evaluation. Mammal Review 44(1):56-68.
   
View Document Kellar, Nicholas Marc, Marisa L. Trego, Susan J. Chivers, Fredrick I. Archer, and Wayne L. Perryman. 2014. From progesterone in biopsies to estimates of pregnancy rates: Large scale reproductive patterns of two sympatric species of common dolphin, Delphinus spp. off California, USA and Baja, Mexico. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 113(2):58-80.
   
  Lewison, Rebecca L., Larry B. Crowder, Bryan P. Wallace, Jeffrey E. Moore, Tara Cox, Ramunas Zydelis, Sara McDonald, Andrew DiMatteo, Daniel C. Dunn, Connie Y. Kot, Rhema Bjorkland, Shaleyla Kelez, Candan Soykan, Kelly R. Stewart, Michelle Sims, Andre Boustany, Andrew J. Read, Patrick Halpin, W.J. Nichols, and Carl Safina. 2014. Global patterns of marine mammal, seabird, and sea turtle bycatch reveal taxa-specific and cumulative megafauna hotspots. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 111(14):5271-5276.
   
  Lowry, Mark S., Richard Condit, Brian Hatfield, Sarah G. Allen, Ryan Berger, Patricia A. Morris, Burney J. Le Boeuf, and J. Reiter. 2014. Abundance, distribution, and population growth of the northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris) in the United States from 1991 to 2010. Aquatic Mammals 40(1):20-31.
   
View Document Martien, Karen K., Marie C. Hill, Amy M. Van Cise, Kelly M. Robertson, Samuel M. Woodman, Louella Dolar, Victoria L. Pease, and Erin M. Oleson. 2014. Genetic diversity and population structure in four species of cetaceans around the Mariana Islands. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-536, 14 p.
   
  Martien, Karen K., Susan J. Chivers, Robin W. Baird, Frederick I. Archer, Antoinette M. Gorgone, Brittany L. Hancock-Hanser, David Mattila, Daniel J. McSweeney, Erin M. Oleson, Carol Palmer, Victoria L. Pease, Kelly M. Robertson, Gregory S. Schorr, Mark B. Schultz, Daniel L. Webster, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2014. Nuclear and mitochondrial patterns of population structure in North Pacific false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens). Journal of Heredity 105(5):611-626.
   
  Mesnick, S.L. 2014. Family Physeteridae (sperm whale). In: D.E. Wilson and R.A. Mittermeier (eds.), Handbook of the mammals of the world, Vol. 4: Sea mammals, p. 300-317. Lynx Edicions.
   
  Miller, Brian S., Kym Collins, Jay Barlow, Susannah Calderan, Russell Leaper, Mark McDonald, Paul Ensor, Paula A. Olson, Carlos Olavarria, and Michael C. Double. 2014. Blue whale vocalizations recorded around New Zealand: 1964-2013. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 135(3):1616-1623.
   
View Document Moore, Jeffrey E., and Jay P. Barlow. 2014. Improved abundance and trend estimates for sperm whales in the eastern North Pacific from Bayesian hierarchical modeling. Endangered Species Research 25(2):141-150.
   
  Naro-Maciel, Eugenia, Stephen J. Gaughran, Nathan F. Putman, George Amato, Felicity Arengo, Peter H. Dutton, Katherine W. McFadden, Erin C. Vintinner, and Eleanor J. Sterling. 2014. Predicting connectivity of green turtles at Palmyra Atoll, centra Pacific: a focus on mtDNA and dispersal modelling. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 11(93): art.20130888 (13 p.).
   
  Ng, Connie Ka-yan, Peter H. Dutton, Simon Kin-fung Chan, Ka-shing Cheung, Jian-wen Qiu, and Ya-nan Sun. 2014. Characterization and conservation concerns of green turtles (Chelonia mydas) nesting in Hong Kong, China. Pacific Science 68(2):231-243.
   
  Oliveira, Larissa Rosa de, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2014. Taxonomic status of two subspecies of South American fur seals: Arctocephalus australis australis vs. A. a. gracilis. Marine Mammal Science 30(3):1258-1263.
   
View Document Perryman, Wayne, Michael E. Goebel, Nancy Ash, Don LeRoi, and Steve Gardner. 2014. Small unmanned aerial systems for estimating abundance of krill-dependent predators: a feasibility study with preliminary results. In: Jennifer G. Walsh (ed.), AMLR 2010-2011 field season report, p. 64-72. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SWFSC-524.
   
  Pitman, Robert L. 2014. One small catch: certain Antarctic killer whales may be scrounging for smaller and smaller fish fare. Natural History 122(7):10-11.
   
  Prosdocimi, L., P.H. Dutton, D. Albareda, and M.I. Remis. 2014. Origin and genetic diversity of leatherbacks (Dermochelys coriacea) at Argentine foraging grounds. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 458:13-19.
   
View Document Roe, John H., Stephen J. Morreale, Frank V. Paladino, George L. Shillinger, Scott R. Benson, Scott A. Eckert, Helen Bailey, Pilar Santidrian Tomillo, Steven J. Bograd, Tomoharu Eguchi, Peter H. Dutton, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Barbara A. Block, and James R. Spotila. 2014. Predicting bycatch hotspots for endangered leatherback turtles on longlines in the Pacific Ocean. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 281(1777): art. 20132559 (8 p.).
   
View Document Ruiz-Cooley, Rocio I., Paul L. Koch, Paul C. Fiedler, and Matthew D. McCarthy. 2014. Carbon and nitrogen isotopes from top predator amino acids reveal rapidly shifting ocean biochemistry in the outer California Current. PLoS ONE 9(10): e110355 (8 p.).
   
View Document Schakner, Zachary A., Chris Lunsford, Janice Straley, Tomoharu Eguchi, and Sarah L. Mesnick. 2014. Using models of social transmission to examine the spread of longline depredation behavior among sperm whales in the Gulf of Alaska. PLoS ONE 9(10): e109079 (5 p.).
   
  Seminoff, Jeffrey A., Tomoharu Eguchi, Jim Carretta, Camryn D. Allen, Dan Prosperi, Rodrigo Rangel, James W. Gilpatrick Jr., Karin Forney, and S. Hoyt Peckham. 2014. Loggerhead sea turtle abundance at a foraging hotspot in the eastern Pacific Ocean: implications for at-sea conservation. Endangered Species Research 24(3):207-220.
   
View Document Shamblin, Brian M., Alan B. Bolten, F. Alberto Abreu-Grobois, Karen A. Bjorndal, Luis Cardona, Carlos Carreras, Marcel Clusa, Catalina Monzon-Arguello, Campbell J. Nairn, Janne T. Nielsen, Ronel Nel, Luciano S. Soares, Kelly R. Stewart, Sibelle T. Vilaca, Oguz Turkozan, Can Yilmaz, and Peter H. Dutton. 2014. Geographic patterns of genetic variation in a broadly distributed marine vertebrate: new insights into loggerhead turtle stock structure from expanded mitochondrial DNA sequences. PLoS ONE 9(1):e85956 (12 p.).
   
View Document Stewart, Kelly R., and Peter H. Dutton. 2014. Breeding sex ratios in adult leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) may compensate for female-biased hatchling sex ratios. PLoS ONE 9(2):e88138 (5 p.).
   
  Torre, Jorge, Omar Vidal, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2014. Sexual dimorphism and developmental patterns in the external morphology of the vaquita, Phocoena sinus. Marine Mammal Science 30(4):1285-1296.
   
  Tucker, Anton D., Bradley D. MacDonald, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2014. Foraging site fidelity and stable isotope values of loggerhead turtles tracked in the Gulf of Mexico and northwest Caribbean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 502:267-279.
   
  Wallace, Bryan P., Joel Schumacher, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Michael C. James. 2014. Biological and environmental influences on the trophic ecology of leatherback turtles in the northwest Atlantic Ocean. Marine Biology 161(8):1711-1724.
   
  Yim, Hyung-Soon, Yun Sung Cho, Xuanmin Guang, Sung Gyun Kang, Jae-Yeon Jeong, Sun-Shin Cha, Hyun-Myung Oh, Jae-Hak Lee, Eun Chan Yang, Kae Kyoung Kwon, Yun Jae Kim, Tae Wan Kim, Wonduck Kim, Jeong Ho Jeon, Sang-Jin Kim, Dong Han Choi, Sungwoong Jho, Hak-Min Kim, Junsu Ko, Hyunmin Kim, Young-Ah Shin, Hyun-Ju Jung, Yuan Zheng, Zhuo Wang, Yan Chen, Ming Chen, Awei Jiang, Erli Li, Shu Zhang, Haolong Hou, Tae Hyung Kim, Lili Yu, Sha Liu, Kung Ahn, Jesse Cooper, Sin-Gi Park, Chang Pyo Hong, Wook Jin, Heui-Soo Kim, Chankyu Park, Kyooyeol Lee, Sung Chun, Phillip A. Morin, Stephen J. O'Brien, Hang Lee, Jumpei Kimura, Dae Yeon Moon, Andrea Manica, Jeremy Edwards, Byung Chul Kim, Sangsoo Kim, Jun Wang, Jong Bhak, Hyun Sook Lee, and Jung-Hyun Lee. 2014. Minke whale genome and aquatic adaptation in cetaceans. Nature Genetics 46(1):88-92.
   
 
2013
  Allen, Camryn D., Garrett E. Lemons, Tomoharu Eguchi, Robin A. LeRoux, Christina C. Fahy, Peter H. Dutton, S. Hoyt Peckham, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2013. Stable isotope analysis reveals migratory origin of loggerhead turtles in the Southern California Bight. Marine Ecology Progress Series 472:275-285.
   
View Document Andrews-Goff, Virginia, Paula A. Olson, Nicholas J. Gales, and Michael C. Double. 2013. Satellite telemetry derived summer movements of Antarctic blue whales. Paper SC/65a/SH03 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 10 p.
   
View Document Archer, Frederick I., Phillip A. Morin, Brittany L. Hancock-Hanser, Kelly M. Robertson, Matthew S. Leslie, Martine Berube, Simone Panigada, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2013. Mitogenomic phylogenetics of fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus spp.): genetic evidence for revision of subspecies. PLoS ONE 8(5): e63396 (10 p.).
   
  Avens, Larisa, Lisa R. Goshe, Mariela Pajuelo, Karen A. Bjorndal, Bradley D. MacDonald, Garrett E. Lemons, Alan B. Bolten, Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2013. Complementary skeletochronology and stable isotope analyses offer new insight into juvenile loggerhead sea turtle oceanic state duration and growth dynamics. Marine Ecology Progress Series 491:235-251.
   
  Baird, Robin W., Erin M. Oleson, Jay Barlow, Allan D. Ligon, Antoinette M. Gorgone, and Sabre D. Mahaffy. 2013. Evidence of an island-associated population of false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Pacific Science 67(4):513-521.
   
  Baker, C. Scott, Debbie Steel, John Calambokidis, Erin Falcone, Ursula Gonzalez-Peral, Jay Barlow, Alexander M. Burdin, Phillip J. Clapham, John K.B. Ford, Christine M. Gabriele, David Mattila, Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho, Janice M. Straley, Barbara L. Taylor, Jorge Urban, Paul R. Wade, David Weller, Briana H. Witteveen, and Manami Yamaguchi. 2013. Strong maternal fidelity and natal philopatry shape genetic structure in North Pacific humpback whales. Marine Ecology Progress Series 494:291-306.
   
  Baker, C.S., A. Hutt, K. Thompson, M.L. Dalebout, J. Robins, R.L. Brownell Jr., and G.S. Stone. 2013. Species identity and human consumption of beaked whales in the Gilbert Islands, Republic of Kiribati. Animal Conservation 16(6):641-647.
   
View Document Barlow, Jay. 2013. Inferring trackline detection probabilities from differences in apparent densities of beaked whales and dwarf & pygmy sperm whales in different survey conditions. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-508, 14 p.
   
  Barlow, Jay, Peter L. Tyack, Mark P. Johnson, Robin W. Baird, Gregory S. Schorr, Russel D. Andrews, and Natacha Aguilar de Soto. 2013. Trackline and point detection probabilities for acoustic surveys of Cuvier's and Blainville's beaked whales. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 134(3):2486-2496.
   
  Baumann-Pickering, Simone, Mark A. McDonald, Anne E. Simonis, Alba Solsona Berga, Karlina P.B. Merkens, Erin M. Oleson, Marie A. Roch, Sean M. Wiggins, Shannon Rankin, Tina M. Yack, and John A. Hildebrand. 2013. Species-specific beaked whale echolocation signals. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 134(3):2293-2301.
   
  Baumann-Pickering, Simone, Tina M. Yack, Jay Barlow, Sean M. Wiggins, and John A. Hildebrand. 2013. Baird's beaked whale echolocation signals. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 133(6):4321-4331.
   
View Document Bickham, John W., Jacqueline Doyle, J. Andrew DeWoody, Rebecca Pezdek, Kim Wooten, Nicholas Kellar, Marisa Trego, Jennifer Dupont, Todd O'Hara, and Celine A.J. Godard-Codding. 2013. Genetics and preliminary hormone analyses in western gray whale biopsy samples collected off Sakhalin Island in 2011. Paper SC/65a/BRG23 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 5 p.
   
  Blanco, Gabriela S., Stephen J. Morreale, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Frank V. Paladino, Rotney Piedra, and James R. Spotila. 2013. Movements and diving behavior of internesting green turtles along Pacific Costa Rica. Integrative Zoology 8(3):293-306.
   
View Document Brownell, Robert L. Jr., and Naoko Funahashi. 2013. Status of small local populations of Indi-Pacific bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus) in the Japanese Archipelago. Paper SC/65a/SM26 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 7 p.
   
View Document Brownell, Robert L. Jr., Salvatore Siciliano, and Jailson F. de Moura. 2013. Mass stranding of short-beaked common dolphins, Delphinus delphis, at Arraial do Cabo, Brazil: natural or human induced? Paper SC/65a/SM27 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 5 p.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Erin Oleson, David W. Weller, Aimee R. Lang, Karin A. Forney, Jason Baker, Brad Hanson, Karen Martien, Marcia M. Muto, Mark S. Lowry, Jay Barlow, Deanna Lynch, Lilian Carswell, Robert L. Brownell Jr., David K. Matilla, and Marie C. Hill. 2013. U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2012. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-504, 378 p.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Sarah M. Wilkin, Marcia M. Muto, Kristin Wilkinson. 2013. Sources of human-related injury and mortality for U.S. Pacific west coast marine mammal stock assessments, 2007-2011. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-514, 83 p.
   
  Cheney, Barbara, Paul M. Thompson, Simon N. Ingram, Philip S. Hammond, Peter T. Stevick, John W. Durban, Ross M. Culloch, Simon H. Elwen, Laura Mandleberg, Vincent M. Janik, Nicola J. Quick, Valentina Islas-Villanueva, Kevin P. Robinson, Marina Costa, Sonja M. Eisfeld, Alice Walters, Charlie Phillips, Caroline R. Weir, Peter G.H. Evans, Pia Anderwald, Robert J. Reid, James B. Reid, and Ben Wilson. 2013. Integrating multiple data sources to assess the distribution and abundance of bottlenose dolphins Tursiops truncatus in Scottish waters. Mammal Review 43(1):71-88.
   
View Document Cooke, Justin G., David W. Weller, Amanda L. Bradford, Olya Sychenko, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2013. Population assessment of the Sakhalin gray whale aggregation. Paper SC/65a/BRG27 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 12 p.
   
  Curry, Barbara E. Curry, Katherine Ralls, and Rober L. Brownell Jr. 2013. Prospects for captive breeding of poorly known small cetacean species. Endangered Species Research 19(3):223-243.
   
  Curtis, K. Alexandra, and Jeffrey E. Moore. 2013. Calculating reference points for anthropogenic mortality of marine turtles. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 23(3):441-459.
   
  Davison, P.C., D.M. Checkley Jr., J.A. Koslow, and J. Barlow. 2013. Carbon export mediated by mesopelagic fishes in the northeast Pacific Ocean. Progress in Oceanography 116:14-30.
   
View Document de Vos, A., T. Wu, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2013. Recent blue whale deaths due to ship strikes around Sri Lanka. Paper SC/65a/HIM03 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 8 p.
   
View Document Dewar, Heidi, Tomoharu Eguchi, John Hyde, Doug Kinzey, Suzanne Kohin, Jeff Moore, Barbara L. Taylor, and Russ Vetter. 2013. Status review of the northeastern Pacific population of white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) under the Endangered Species Act. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-523, 153 p.
   
View Document Double, M.C., J. Barlow, B.S. Miller, P. Olson, V. Andrews-Goff, R. Leaper, P. Ensor, N. Kelly, V. Wadley, M. Lindsay, D. Peel, S. Calderan, K. Collins, M. Davidson, C. Deacon, D. Donnelly, C. Olavarria, K. Owen, M. Rekdahl, N. Schmitt, and N. Gales. 2013. Cruise report of the 2013 Antarctic blue whale voyage of the Southern Ocean Research Partnership. Paper SC/65a/SH21 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 16 p.
   
View Document Durban, J., D. Weller, A. Lang, and W. Perryman. 2013. Estimating gray whale abundance from shore-based counts using a multilevel Bayesian model. Paper SC/65a/BRG02 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 9 p.
   
  Dutton, Peter H., Suzanne E. Roden, Kelly R. Stewart, Erin LaCasella, Manjula Tiwari, Angela Formia, Joao Carlos Thome, Suzanne R. Livingstone, Scott Eckert, Didiher Chacon-Chaverri, Philippe Rivalan, and Phil Allman. 2013. Population stock structure of leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) in the Atlantic revealed using mtDNA and microsatellite markers. Conservation Genetics 14(3):625-636.
   
View Document Edwards, Elizabeth F., Nicholas M. Kellar, and William F. Perrin. 2013. Form, function and pathology in the pantropical spotted dolphin (Stenella attenuata). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-516, 76 p.
   
  Elfes, Cristiane T., Suzanne R. Livingstone, Amanda Lane, Vimoksalehi Lukosche, Kate L. Sanders, Anthony J. Courtney, Joey L. Gatus, Michael Guinea, Aaron S. Lobo, David Milton, Arne R. Rasmussen, Mark Read, Mahree-Dee White, Jonnell Sanciangco, Angel Alcala, Harold Heatwole, Daryl R. Karns, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Harold K. Voris, Kent E. Carpenter, and John C. Murphy. 2013. Fascinating and forgotten: The conservation status of marine elapid snakes. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 8(1):37-52.
   
View Document Fiedler, Paul. 2013. Review of "Regional fisheries oceanography of the California Current System and the CalCOFI program" by Sam McClatchie [book review]. CalCOFI Reports 54:11.
   
  Fiedler, Paul C., Jessica V. Redfern, Joel Van Noord, Candice Hall, Robert L. Pitman, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2013. Effects of a tropical cyclone on a pelagic ecosystem from the physical environment to top predators. Marine Ecology Progress Series 484:1-16.
   
  Fiedler, Paul C., Roy Mendelssohn, Daniel M. Palacios, and Steven J. Bograd. 2013. Pycnocline variations in the eastern tropical and North Pacific, 1958-2008. Journal of Climate 26(2):583-599.
   
  Field, John C., Carl Elliger, Ken Baltz, Graham E. Gillespie, William F. Gilly, R.I. Ruiz-Cooley, Devon Pearse, Julia S. Stewart, William Matsubu, and William A. Walker. 2013. Foraging ecology and movement patterns of jumbo squid (Dosidicus gigas) in the California Current system. Deep Sea Research II 95:37-51.
   
  Foote, Andrew D., Phillip A. Morin, Robert L. Pitman, Maria C. Avila-Arcos, John W. Durban, Anton van Helden, Mikkel-Holger S. Sinding, and M. Thomas P. Gilbert. 2013. Mitogenomic insights into a recently described and rarely observed killer whale morphotype. Polar Biology 36(10):1519-1523.
   
  Ford, John K.B., John W. Durban, Graeme M. Ellis, Jared R. Towers, James F. Pilkington, Lance G. Barrett-Lennard, and Russel D. Andrews. 2013. New insights into the northward migration route of gray whales between Vancouver Island, British Columbia, and southeastern Alaska. Marine Mammal Science 29(2):325-337.
   
  Frey, Amy, Peter H. Dutton, and George H. Balazs. 2013. Insights on the demography of cryptic nesting by green turtles (Chelonia mydas) in the main Hawaiian Islands from genetic relatedness analysis. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 442:80-87.
   
View Document Fritz, L., K. Sweeney, D. Johnson, M. Lynn, T. Gelatt, and J. Gilpatrick. 2013. Aerial and ship-based surveys of Steller sea lions (Eumetopias jubatus) conducted in Alaska in June-July 2008 through 2012, and an update on the status and trend of the western distinct population segment in Alaska. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-AFSC-251. 91 p.
   
View Document Gales, N., M. Bowers, J.W. Durban, A.S. Friedlaender, D.P. Nowacek, R.L. Pitman, A.J. Read, and R.B. Tyson. 2013. Advances in non-lethal research on Antarctic minke whales: biotelemetry, photo-identification and biopsy sampling. Paper SC/65a/IA12 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 15 p.
   
View Document Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, and Paula Olson. 2013. Progress on the Southern Hemisphere Blue Whale Catalogue. Paper SC/65a/SH23 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 5 p.
   
View Document Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, Elsa Cabrera, Mariano Sironi, Carole Carlson, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2013. Sighting records of blue whales from 2013 aerial and boat-based surveys in Chilean waters. Paper SC/65a/SH17 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 6 p.
   
  Guy, T.J., S.L. Jennings, R.M. Suryan, E.F. Melvin, M.A. Bellman, L.T. Ballance, B.A. Blackie, D.A. Croll, T. Deguchi, T.O. Geernaert, R.W. Henry, M. Hester, K.D. Hyrenbach, J. Jahncke, M.A. Kappes, K. Ozaki, J. Roletto, F. Sato, W.J. Sydeman, and J.E. Zamon. 2013. Overlap of North Pacific albatrosses with the U.S. west coast groundfish and shrimp fisheries. Fisheries Research 147:222-234.
   
  Hancock-Hanser, Brittany L., Amy Frey, Matthew S. Leslie, Peter H. Dutton, Frederick I. Archer, and Phillip A. Morin. 2013. Targeted multiplex next-generation sequencing: advances in techniques of mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequencing for population genomics. Molecular Ecology Resources 13(2):254-268.
   
  Hayes, Sean A., Nicole M. Teutschel, Cyril J. Michel, Cory Champagne, Patrick W. Robinson, Melinda Fowler, Tina Yack, David K. Mellinger, Samantha Simmons, Daniel P. Costa, and R. Bruce MacFarlane. 2013. Mobile receivers: releasing the mooring to 'see' where fish go. Environmental Biology of Fishes 96(2-3):189-201.
   
  Hunt, Kathleen E. Hunt, Michael J. Moore, Rosalind M. Rolland, Nicholas M. Kellar, Alisa J. Hall, Joanna Kershaw, Stephen A. Raverty, Cristina E. Davis, Laura C. Yeates, Deborah A. Fauquier, Teresa K. Rowles, and Scott D. Kraus. 2013. Overcoming the challenges of studying conservation physiology in large whales: a review of available methods. Conservation Physiology 1(1): doi: 10.1093/conphys/cot006 (24 p.).
   
View Document Jacobson, Eiren K., Tina M. Yack, and Jay Barlow. 2013. Evaluation of an automated acoustic beaked whale detection algorithm using multiple validation and assessment methods. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-509, 26 p.
   
  Jehl, Joseph R., Jr., and Annette E. Henry. 2013. Intra-organ flexibility in the eared grebe Podiceps nigricollis stomach: a spandrel in the belly. Journal of Avian Biology 44(2):97-101.
   
  Jensen, Michael P., Colin J. Limpus, Scott D. Whiting, Michael Guinea, Robert I.T. Prince, Kiki E.M. Dethmers, Ida Bagus Windia Adnyana, Rod Kennett, and Nancy N. FitzSimmons. 2013. Defining olive ridley turtle Lepidochelys olivacea management units in Australia and assessing the potential impact of mortality in ghost nets. Endangered Species Research 21(3):241-253.
   
  Jensen, Michael P., Nancy N. FitzSimmons, and Peter H. Dutton. 2013. Molecular genetics of sea turtles. In: Jeanette Wyneken, Kenneth J. Lohmann, and John A. Musick (eds.), The biology of sea turtles, Volume III, p. 135-161. CRC Press.
   
  Jepson, Paul D., Michelle Barbieri, Susan G. Barco, Yara Bernaldo de Quiros, Andrea Bogomolni, Kerri Danil, and Teri Rowles. 2013. Peracute underwater entrapment of pinnipeds and cetaceans. In theme section: Michael J. Moore et al. (eds.), Criteria and case definitions for serious injury and death of pinnipeds and cetaceans caused by anthropogenic trauma. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 103(3):229-264.
   
View Document Jepson, Paul D., Robert Deaville, Karina Acevedo-Whitehouse, James Barnett, Andrew Brownlow, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Frances C. Clare, Nick Davison, Robin J. Law, Jan Loveridge, Shaheed K. Macgregor, Steven Morris, Sinead Murphy, Rod Penrose, Matthew W. Perkins, Eunice Pinn, Henrike Seibel, Ursula Siebert, Eve Sierra, Victor Simpson, Mark L. Tasker, Nick Tregenza, Andrew A. Cunningham, and Antonio Fernandez. 2013. What caused the UK's largest common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) mass stranding event? PLoS ONE 8(4): e60953 (18 p.).
   
  Jones, T. Todd, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2013. Feeding biology: advances from field-based observations, physiological studies, and molecular techniques. In: Jeanette Wyneken, Kenneth J. Lohmann, and John A. Musick (eds.), The biology of sea turtles, Volume III, p. 211-247. CRC Press.
   
  Jones, T. Todd, Kyle S. Van Houtan, Brian L. Bostrom, Peter Ostafichuk, Jon Mikkelsen, Emre Tezcan, Michael Carey, Brittany Imlach, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2013. Calculating the ecological impacts of animal-borne instruments on aquatic organisms. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 4(12):1178-1186.
   
View Document Keating, Jennifer L., and Jay Barlow. 2013. Summary of PAMGUARD beaked whale click detectors and classifiers used during the 2012 Southern California behavioral response study. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-517, 14 p.
   
  Keledjian, Amanda J., and Sarah Mesnick. 2013. The impacts of El Nino conditions on California sea lion (Zalophus californianus) fisheries interactions: predicting spatial and temporal hotspots along the California coast. Aquatic Mammals 39(3):221-232.
   
  Kellar, Nicholas M., Jennifer Keliher, Marisa L. Trego, Krista N. Catelani, Cyd Hanns, J.C. 'Craig' George, and Cheryl Rosa. 2013. Variation of bowhead whale progesterone concentrations across demographic groups and sample matrices. Endangered Species Research 22(1):61-72.
   
  Kellar, Nicholas M., Marisa L. Trego, Susan J. Chivers, and Fredrick I. Archer. 2013. Pregnancy patterns of pantropical spotted dolphins (Stenella attenuata) in the eastern tropical Pacific determined from hormonal analysis of blubber biopsies and correlations with the purse-seine tuna fishery. Marine Biology 160(12):3113-3124.
   
  Kellar, Nicholas M., Marisa L. Trego, Susan J. Chivers, Fredrick I. Archer, Jeremiah J. Minich, and Wayne L. Perryman. 2013. Are there biases in biopsy sampling? Potential drivers of sex ratio in projectile biopsy samples from two small delphinids. Marine Mammal Science 29(4): E366-E389.
   
  Kershaw, Francine, Matthew S. Leslie, Tim Collins, Rubaiyat M. Mansur, Brian D. Smith, Gianna Minton, Robert Baldwin, Richard G. LeDuc, R. Charles Anderson, Robert L. Brownell Jr., and Howard C. Rosenbaum. 2013. Population differentiation of 2 forms of Bryde's whales in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Journal of Heredity 104(6):755-764.
   
View Document Koch, Volker, Hoyt Peckham, Agnese Mancini, and Tomoharu Eguchi. 2013. Estimating at-sea mortality of marine turtles from stranding frequencies and drifter experiments. PLoS ONE 8(2):e56776 (10 p.).
   
  LaCasella, Erin L., Sheryan P. Epperly, Michael P. Jensen, Lesley Stokes, and Peter H. Dutton. 2013. Genetic stock composition of loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta bycaught in the pelagic waters of the North Atlantic. Endangered Species Research 22(1):73-84.
   
  Lang, Aimee R. 2013. Insight into the behavior of gray whales using genetics. Special issue: Gray whale, from devilfish to gentle giants. Whalewatcher 42(1):36-41.
   
  Lennert-Cody, Cleridy E., Jeremy D. Rusin, Mark N. Maunder, Edward H. Everett, Erick D. Largacha Delgado, and Patrick K. Tomlinson. 2013. Studying small purse-seine vessel fishing behavior with tuna catch data: Implications for eastern Pacific Ocean dolphin conservation. Marine Mammal Science 29(4):643-668.
   
  MacDonald, Bradley D., Sheila V. Madrak, Rebecca L. Lewison, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Tomoharu Eguchi. 2013. Fine scale diel movement of the east Pacific green turtle, Chelonia mydas, in a highly urbanized foraging environment. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 443:56-64.
   
  Martien, K.K., D.P. Gregovich, and A.E. Punt. 2013. Defining the appropriate 'Unit-To-Conserve' under the International Whaling Commission's revised management procedure. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 13(1):31-38.
   
  Matkin, Craig, and John Durban. 2013. Gray whale killers. Special issue: Gray whale, from devilfish to gentle giants. Whalewatcher 42(1):17-20.
   
  Maxwell, Sara M., Elliott L. Hazen, Steven J. Bograd, Benjamin S. Halpern, Greg A. Breed, Barry Nickel, Nicole M. Teutschel, Larry B. Crowder, Scott Benson, Peter H. Dutton, Helen Bailey, Michelle A. Kappes, Carey E. Kuhn, Michael J. Weise, Bruce Mate, Scott A. Shaffer, Jason L. Hassrick, Robert W. Henry, Ladd Irvine, Birgitte I. McDonald, Patrick W. Robinson, Barbara A. Block, and Daniel P. Costa. 2013. Cumulative human impacts on marine predators. Nature Communications 4: article 2688 (9 p.).
   
View Document Miller, Brian S., Jay Barlow, Susannah Calderan, Kym Collins, Russell Leaper, Natalie Kelly, David Peel, Paula Olson, Paul Ensor, and Michael C. Double. 2013. Long-range acoustic tracking of Antarctic blue whales. Paper SC/65a/SH18 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 17 p.
   
View Document Miller, Brian S., Kym Collins, Jay Barlow, Susannah Calderan, Russell Leaper, Mafk McDonald, Paul Ensor, Paula Olson, Carlos Olavarria, and Michael C. Double. 2013. Blue whale songs recorded around South Island, New Zealand. Paper SC/65a/SH19 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 18 p.
   
  Moore, J.E., K.A. Curtis, R.L. Lewison, P.W. Dillingham, J.M. Cope, S.V. Fordham, S.S. Heppell, S.A. Pardo, C.A. Simpfendorfer, G.N. Tuck, and S. Zhou. 2013. Evaluating sustainability of fisheries bycatch mortality for marine megafauna: a review of conservation reference points for data-limited populations. Environmental Conservation 40(4):329-344.
   
  Moore, Jeffrey E. 2013. Management reference points to account for direct and indirect impacts of fishing on marine mammals. Marine Mammal Science 29(3):446-473.
   
View Document Moore, Jeffrey E., and David W. Weller. 2013. Probability of taking a western North Pacific gray whale during the proposed Makah hunt. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-506, 13 p.
   
View Document Moore, Jeffrey E., and Jay P. Barlow. 2013. Declining abundance of beaked whales (Family Ziphiidae) in the California Current large marine ecosystem. PLoS ONE 8(1):e52770 (12 p.).
   
  Moore, Katie, Frances Gulland, Michelle Berman, Elsa Cabrera, Kerri Danil, and Lanni Hall. 2013. Gunshot injuries of pinnipeds and cetaceans. In theme section: Michael J. Moore et al. (eds.), Criteria and case definitions for serious injury and death of pinnipeds and cetaceans caused by anthropogenic trauma. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 103(3):229-264.
   
  Nowacek, Douglas P., Koen Broker, Greg Donovan, Glenn Gailey, Roberto Racca, Randall R. Reeves, Alexander I. Vedenev, David W. Weller, and Brandon L. Southall. 2013. Responsible practices for minimizing and monitoring environmental impacts of marine seismic surveys with an emphasis on marine mammals. Aquatic Mammals 39(4):356-377.
   
View Document Okuyama, Junichi, Kana Nakajima, Takuji Noda, Satoko Kimura, Hiroko Kamihata, Masato Kobayashi, Nobuaki Arai, Shiro Kagawa, Yuuki Kawabata, and Hideaki Yamada. 2013. Ethogram of immature greent turtles: Behavioral strategies for somatic growth in large marine herbivores. PLoS ONE 8(6):e65783 (12 p.).
   
View Document Olson, Paula A., Koji Matsuoka, and Luis Pastene. 2013. Comparison of Antarctic blue whale photographs from JARPA to the Antarctic Blue Whale Catalogue. Paper SC/65a/SH16 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 4 p.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A., Paul Ensor, Carlos Olavarria, Natalie Schmitt, Simon Childerhouse, Rochelle Constantine, Brian S. Miller, and Michael C. Double. 2013. New Zealand blue whales: initial photo-identification of a little-known population. Paper SC/65a/SH12 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 5 p.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A., Paul Ensor, Natalie Schmitt, Carlos Olavarria, and Michael C. Double. 2013. Photo-identification of Antarctic blue whales during the SORP Antarctic Blue Whale Voyage 2013. Paper SC/65a/SH11 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 6 p.
   
  Parsons, Kim M., John W. Durban, Alexander M. Burdin, Vladimir N. Burkanov, Robert L. Pitman, Jay Barlow, Lance G. Barrett-Lennard, Richard G. LeDuc, Kelly M. Robertson, Craig O. Matkin, and Paul R. Wade. 2013. Geographic patterns of genetic differentiation among killer whales in the northern North Pacific. Journal of Heredity 104(6):737-754.
   
View Document Perrin, W.F., and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2013. Proposed 2013 updates to the IWC list of recognised species of cetaceans. Paper SC/65a/O01 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 4 p.
   
  Perryman, Wayne L., and David W. Weller. 2013. Impacts of climate change on the eastern North Pacific population of gray whales. Special issue: Gray whale, from devilfish to gentle giants. Whalewatcher 42(1):14-16.
   
  Pitman, Robert. 2013. Marine mammal species of India, by E. Vivekanandan and R. Jeyabaskaran [book review]. Marine Mammal Science 29(4):777-779.
   
  Pitman, Robert. 2013. Clipperton Island. In: Robert Warren Howarth and Jacqueline E. Mohan (eds.), Biomes and ecosystems, vol. 2, p. 471-473. Salem Press, Ipswich, Massachusetts.
   
View Document Punt, Andre E., and Jeffrey E. Moore. 2013. Seasonal gray whales in the Pacific Northwest: An assessment of optimum sustainable population level for the Pacific Coast Feeding Group. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-518, 20 p.
   
  Rankin, Shannon, Frederick Archer, and Jay Barlow. 2013. Vocal activity of tropical dolphins is inhibited by the presence of killer whales, Orcinus orca. Marine Mammal Science 29(4):679-690.
   
View Document Rankin, Shannon, Jay Barlow, Yvonne Barkley, and Robert Valtierra. 2013. A guide to constructing hydrophone arrays for passive acoustic data collection during NMFS shipboard cetacean surveys. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-511, 33 p.
   
  Redfern, J.V., M.F. McKenna, T.J. Moore, J. Calambokidis, M.L. DeAngelis, E.A. Becker, J. Barlow, K.A. Forney, P.D. Fiedler, and S.J. Chivers. 2013. Assessing the risk of ships striking large whales in marine spatial planning. Conservation Biology 27(2):292-302.
   
View Document Redfern, Jessica V., Lisa T. Ballance, Jay P. Barlow, Susan J. Chivers, M. Bradley Hanson, Elliot L. Hazen, Isaac D. Schroeder, Jeff L. Laake, Mark S. Lowry, Sharon R. Melin, Jeffrey E. Moore, Dawn P. Noren, Wayne L. Perryman, Barbara L. Taylor, David W. Weller, and Brian K. Wells. 2013. Marine mammals - Indicators and status. In: Phillip S. Levin, Brian K. Wells, and Mindi B. Sheer (eds.), Integrated ecosystem assessment of the California Current: Phase II report 2012, p. 339-373. U.S. NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service.
   
  Regan, Tracey J., Barbara L. Taylor, Grant G. Thompson, Jean Fitts Cochrane, Katherine Ralls, Michael C. Runge, and Richard Merrick. 2013. Testing decision rules for categorizing species' extinction risk to help develop quantitative listing criteria for the U.S. Endangered Species Act. Conservation Biology 27(4):821-831.
   
View Document Riskas, Kimberly A., and Manjula Tiwari. 2013. An overview of fisheries and sea turtle bycatch along the Atlantic coast of Africa. Munibe Monographs, Nature Series 1:71-82.
   
  Robertson, Kelly M., Jeremiah Minich, Amanda J. Bowman, and Phillip A. Morin. 2013. A thin soup: extraction and amplification of DNA from DMSO and ethanol used as preservative for cetacean tissue samples. Conservation Genetics Resources 5(4):929-933.
   
  Roden, Suzanne E., Phillip A. Morin, Amy Frey, George H. Balazs, Patricia Zarate, I-Jiumm Cheng, and Peter H. Dutton. 2013. Green turtle population structure in the Pacific: new insights from single nucleotide polymorphisms and microsatellites. Endangered Species Research 20(3):227-234.
   
  Rowntree, Victoria J., Marcela M. Uhart, Mariano Sironi, Andrea Chirife, Matias Di Martino, Luciano La Sala, Luciana Musmeci, Nadia Mohamed, Julian Andrejuk, Denise McAloose, Juan Emilio Sala, Alejandro Carribero, Heather Rally, Marcelo Franco, Frederick R. Adler, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Jon Seger, and Teri Rowles. 2013. Unexplained recurring high mortality of southern right whale Eubalaena australis calves at Peninsula Valdes, Argentina. Marine Ecology Progress Series 493:275-289.
   
View Document Ruiz-Cooley, Rocio I., Lisa T. Ballance, and Matthew D. McCarthy. 2013. Range expansion of the jumbo squid in the NE Pacific: d15N decrypts multiple origins, migration and habitat use. PLoS ONE 8(3): e59651 (7 p.).
   
  Slooten, Elisabeth, John Y. Wang, Sarah Z. Dungan, Karin A. Forney, Samuel K. Hung, Thomas A. Jefferson, Kimberly N. Riehl, Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho, Peter S. Ross, Ashley Wee, Robin Winkler, Shih-Chu Yang, and Chaolun A. Chen. 2013. Impacts of fisheries on the Critically Endangered humpback dolphin Sousa chinensis population in the eastern Taiwan Strait. Endangered Species Research 22(2):99-114.
   
  St. Aubin, David J., Karin A. Forney, Susan J. Chivers, Michael D. Scott, Kerri Danil, Tracy A. Romano, Randall S. Wells, and Frances M.D. Gulland. 2013. Hematological, serum, and plasma chemical constituents in pantropical spotted dolphins (Stenella attenuata) following chase, encirclement, and tagging. Marine Mammal Science 29(1):14-35.
   
View Document Staaf, Danna J., Jessica V. Redfern, William F. Gilly, William Watson, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2013. Distribution of ommastrephid paralarvae in the eastern tropical Pacific. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 111(1):78-89.
   
  Stewart, Kelly R., Michael C. James, Suzanne Roden, and Peter H. Dutton. 2013. Assignment tests, telemetry and tag-recapture data converge to identify natal origins of leatherback turtles foraging in Atlantic Canadian waters. Journal of Animal Ecology 82(4):791-803.
   
View Document Tapilatu, Ricardo F., Peter H. Dutton, Manjula Tiwari, Thane Wibbels, Hadi V. Ferdinandus, William G. Iwanggin, and Barakhiel H. Nugroho. 2013. Long-term decline of the western Pacific leatherback, Dermochelys coriacea: a globally important sea turtle population. Ecosphere 4(2): article 25 (15 p.).
   
View Document Thomas, Peter O., Marcela Uhart, Denise McAloose, Mariano Sironi, Victoria J. Rowntree, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Frances M.D. Gulland, Michael J. Moore, Carina Maron, and Cara Wilson. 2013. Workshop on the Southern right whale die-off at Peninsula Valdes, Argentina. Paper SC/65a/BRG15 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 5 p.
   
  Topalov, Katarina, Arndt Schimmelmann, P. David Polly, Peter E. Sauer, and Mark Lowry. 2013. Environmental, trophic, and ecological factors influencing bone collagen d2H. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 111:88-104.
   
View Document Touhey Moore, Kathleen, and Susan Gwynn Barco. 2013. Handbook for recognizing, evaluating, and documenting human interaction in stranded cetaceans and pinnipeds. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-510, 94 p.
   
View Document Trego, Marisa L., Nicholas M. Kellar, and Kerri Danil. 2013. Validation of blubber progesterone concentrations for pregnancy determination in three dolphin species and a porpoise. PLoS ONE 8(7): e69709 (9 p.).
   
  Turvey, Samuel T., Claire L. Risley, Jeffrey E. Moore, Leigh A. Barrett, Hao Yujiang, Zhao Xiujiang, Zhou Kaiya, and Wang Ding. 2013. Can local ecological knowledge be used to assess status and extinction drivers in a threatened freshwater cetacean? Biological Conservation 157:352-360.
   
View Document Urban R., J., D. Weller, O. Tyurneva, S. Swartz, A. Bradford, Y. Yakovlev, O. Sychenko, H. Rosales N., S. Martinez A., A. Burdin, and A. Gomez-Gallardo U. 2013. Report on the photographic comparison of the Sakhalin Island and Kamchatka Peninsula with the Mexican gray whale catalogues. Paper SC/65a/BRG04 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC65a meeting, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 2013). 5 p.
   
  Van Noord, J.E., E.A. Lewallen, and R.L. Pitman. 2013. Flyingfish feeding ecology in the eastern Pacific: prey partitioning within a speciose epipelagic community. Journal of Fish Biology 83(2):326-342.
   
  Van Noord, Joel E., Robert J. Olson, Jessica V. Redfern, and Ronald S. Kaufmann. 2013. Diet and prey selectivity in three surface-migrating myctophids in the eastern tropical Pacific. Ichthyological Research 60(3):287-290.
   
  Wallace, B.P., M. Tiwari, and M. Girondot. 2013. Dermochelys coriacea. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, version 2013.2. .
   
View Document Weber, Edward D., and Thomas J. Moore. 2013. Corrected conversion algorithms for the CalCOFI station grid and their implementation in several computer languages. CalCOFI Reports 54:97-106.
   
  Weller, David W., Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2013. A gray area: On the matter of gray whales in the western North Pacific. Special issue: Gray whale, from devilfish to gentle giants. Whalewatcher 42(1):29-33.
   
View Document Weller, David W., Shannon Bettridge, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Jeffrey L. Laake, Jeffrey E. Moore, Patricia E. Rosel, Barbara L. Taylor, and Paul R. Wade. 2013. Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service gray whale stock identification workshop. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-507, 55 p.
   
  West, Kristi L., Susan Sanchez, David Rotstein, Kelly M. Robertson, Sophie Dennison, Gregg Levine, Nicole Davis, David Shofield, Charles W. Potter, and Brenda Jensen. 2013. A Longman's beaked whale (Indopacetus pacificus) strands in Maui, Hawaii, with first case of morbillivirus in the central Pacific. Marine Mammal Science 29(4):767-776.
   
  Yack, Tina M., Jay Barlow, John Calambokidis, Brandon Southall, and Shannon Coates. 2013. Passive acoustic monitoring using a towed hydrophone array results in identification of a previously unknown beaked whale habitat. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 134(3):2589-2595.
   
  Zarate, Patricia, Karen A. Bjorndal, Macarena Parra, Peter H. Dutton, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Alan B. Bolten. 2013. Hatching and emergence success in green turtle Chelonia mydas nests in the Galapagos Islands. Aquatic Biology 19(3):217-229.
   
  Zhao, X., D. Wang, S.T. Turvey, B. Taylor, and T. Akamatsu. 2013. Distribution patterns of Yangtze finless porpoises in the Yangtze River: implications for reserve management. Animal Conservation 16(5):509-518.
   
 
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  Alfaro-Shigueto, Joanna, Jeffrey C. Mangel, Peter H. Dutton, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Brendan J. Godley. 2012. Trading information for conservation: a novel use of radio broadcasting to reduce sea turtle bycatch. Oryx 46(3):332-339.
   
View Document Allen, B.M., J.G. Mead, R.L. Brownell, and T.K. Yamada. 2012. Review of current knowledge on Mesoplodon densirostris in the North Pacific and North Indian oceans, including identification of knowledge gaps and suggestions for future research. Paper SC/64/SM33 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 14 p.
   
View Document Allen, B.M., R.L. Brownell, T.K. Yamada, and J.G. Mead. 2012. Review of current knowledge on Ziphius cavirostris in the North Pacific and North Indian oceans, including identification of knowledge gaps and suggestions for future research. Paper SC/64/SM34 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 13 p.
   
  Alter, S. Elizabeth, Howard C. Rosenbaum, Lianne D. Postma, Peter Whitridge, Cork Gaines, Diana Weber, Mary G. Egan, Melissa Lindsay, George Amato, Larry Dueck, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Mads-Peter Heide-Jorgensen, Kristin L. Laidre, Gisella Caccone, and Brittany L. Hancock. 2012. Gene flow on ice: the role of sea ice and whaling in shaping Holarctic genetic diversity and population differentiation in bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus). Ecology and Evolution 2(11):2895-2911.
   
View Document Amaral, Ana R., Luciano B. Beheregaray, Kerstin Bilgmann, Dmitri Boutov, Luis Freitas, Kelly M. Robertson, Marine Sequeira, Karen A. Stockin, M. Manuela Coelho, and Luciana M. Moller. 2012. Seascape genetics of a globally distributed, highly mobile marine mammal: the short-beaked common dolphin (genus Delphinus). PLoS ONE 7(2): e31482 (14 p.).
   
  Amaral, Ana R., Luciano B. Beheregaray, Kerstin Bilgmann, Luis Freitas, Kelly M. Robertson, Marina Sequeira, Karen A. Stockin, M.M. Coelho, and Luciana M. Moller. 2012. Influences of past climatic changes on historical population structure and demography of a cosmopolitan marine predator, the common dolphin (genus Delphinus). Molecular Ecology 21(19):4854-4871.
   
View Document Amorocho, Diego F., F. Alberto Abreu-Grobois, Peter H. Dutton, and Richard D. Reina. 2012. Multiple distant origins for green sea turtles aggregating off Gorgona Island in the Columbian eastern Pacific. PLoS ONE 7(2): e31486 (12 p.).
   
  Aschettino, Jessica M., Robin W. Baird, Daniel J. McSweeney, Daniel L. Webster, Gregory S. Schorr, Jessica L. Huggins, Karen K. Martien, Sabre D. Mahaffy, and Kristi L. West. 2012. Population structure of melon-headed whales (Peponocephala electra) in the Hawaiian Archipelago: Evidence of multiple populations based on photo identification. Marine Mammal Science 28(4):666-689.
   
  Attard, Catherine R.M., Luciano B. Beheregaray, K. Curt S. Jenner, Peter C. Gill, Micheline-Nicole Jenner, Margaret G. Morrice, Kelly M. Robertson, and Luciana M. Moller. 2012. Hybridization of Southern Hemisphere blue whale subspecies and a sympatric area off Antarctica: impacts of whaling or climate change? Molecular Ecology 21(23):5715-5727.
   
  Bailey, Helen, Scott R. Benson, George L. Shillinger, Steven J. Bograd, Peter H. Dutton, Scott A. Eckert, Stephen J. Morreale, Frank V. Paladino, Tomoharu Eguchi, David G. Foley, Barbara A. Block, Rotney Piedra, Creusa Hitipeuw, Ricardo F. Tapilatu, and James R. Spotila. 2012. Identification of distinct movement patterns in Pacific leatherback turtle populations influenced by ocean conditions. Ecological Applications 22(3):735–747.
   
View Document Baker, C. Scott, Barbara Galletti, Simon Childerhouse, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Ari Friedlaender, Nick Gales, Alisa Hall, Jen Jackson, Russell Leaper, Wayne Perryman, Debbie Steel, Luciano Valenzuela, and Alex Zerbini. 2012. Report of the Symposium and Workshop on Living Whales in the Southern Ocean (Puerto Varas, Chile, 27-29 March 2012). Paper SC/64/O14 (revised) presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 40 p.
   
  Barlow, Jay. 2012. Passive acoustic monitoring of cetaceans, by Walter M.X. Zimmer [book review]. Marine Mammal Science 28(4):782-784.
   
View Document Baumann-Pickering, Simone, Anne E. Simonis, Marie A. Roch, Mark A. McDonald, Alba Solsona-Berga, Erin M. Oleson, Sean M. Wiggins, Robert L. Brownell Jr., and John A. Hildebrand. 2012. Spatio-temporal patterns of beaked whale echolocation signals in the North Pacific. Paper SC/64/SM21 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 21 p.
   
  Becker, E.A., D.G. Foley, K.A. Forney, J. Barlow, J.V. Redfern, and C.L. Gentemann. 2012. Forecasting cetacean abundance patterns to enhance management decisions. Endangered Species Research 16(2):97-112.
   
View Document Becker, Elizabeth A., Karin A. Forney, D.G. Foley, and Jay Barlow. 2012. Density and spatial distribution patterns of cetaceans in the Central North Pacific based on habitat models. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-490, 34 p.
   
View Document Becker, Elizabeth A., Karin A. Forney, Megan C. Ferguson, Jay Barlow, and Jessica V. Redfern. 2012. Predictive modeling of cetacean densities in the California Current ecosystem based on summer/fall ship surveys in 1991-2008. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-499, 45 p.
   
  Benhardouze, Wafae, Mustapha Aksissou, and Manjula Tiwari. 2012. Incidental captures of sea turtles in the driftnet and longline fisehries in northwestern Morocco. Fisheries Research 127-128:125-132.
   
  Benson, Scott R., and Peter H. Dutton. 2012. Sea turtles of the U.S. West Coast: life in the higher latitudes. In: Jeffrey A. Seminoff and Bryan P. Wallace (eds.), Sea turtles of the eastern Pacific: advances in research and conservation, p. 88-110. University of Arizona Press.
   
  Blanco, Gabriela S., Stephen J. Morreale, Helen Bailey, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Frank V. Paladino, and James R. Spotila. 2012. Post-nesting movements and feeding grounds of a resident East Pacific green turtle Chelonia mydas population from Costa Rica. Endangered Species Research 18(3):233-245.
   
  Bradford, Amanda L., David W. Weller, Andre E. Punt, Yulia V. Ivashchenko, Alexander M. Burdin, Glenn R. VanBlaricom, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2012. Leaner leviathans: body condition variation in a critically endangered whale population. Journal of Mammalogy 93(1):251-266.
   
View Document Bradford, Amanda L., Karin A. Forney, Erin M. Oleson, and Jay Barlow. 2012. Line-transect abundance estimates of false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) in the pelagic region of the Hawaiian Exclusive Economic Zone and in the waters of the northwestern Hawaiian Islands. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, Administrative Report H-12-02. 23 p.
   
View Document Brownell, R.L. Jr., and R.L. Pitman. 2012. Review of Perrin's beaked whale Mesoplodon perrini and suggestions for future research. Paper SC/64/SM31 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 3 p.
   
  Burrows, Julia A., James T. Harvey, Kelly M. Newton, Donald A. Croll, and Scott R. Benson. 2012. Marine Mammal response to interannual variability in Monterey Bay, California. Marine Ecology Progress Series 461:257-271.
   
  Caro, Tim, Theodore Stankowich, Sarah L. Mesnick, Daniel P. Costa, and Karrie Beeman. 2012. Pelage coloration in pinnipeds: functional considerations. Behavioral Ecology 23(4):765-774.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., and Lyle Enriquez. 2012. Marine mammal and seabird bycatch in California gillnet fisheries in 2011. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-500, 14 p.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Karin A. Forney, Erin Oleson, Karen Martien, Marcia M. Muto, Mark S. Lowry, Jay Barlow, Jason Baker, Brad Hanson, Deanna Lynch, Lilian Carswell, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Jooke Robbins, David K. Mattila, Katherine Ralls, and Marie C. Hill. 2012. U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2011. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-488, 356 p.
   
  Cooke, Justin, Russell Leaper, Paul Wade, David Lavigne, and Barbara Taylor. 2012. Management rules for marine mammal populations: A response to Lonergan. Marine Policy 36(2):389-392.
   
View Document Dalebout, Merel L., C. Scott Baker, Debbie Steel, Kirsten Thompson, Kelly M. Robertson, Susan J. Chivers, William F. Perrin, Manori Goonatilake, R. Charles Anderson, James G. Mead, Charles W. Potter, Tadasu K. Yamada, Lisa Thompson, and Danielle Jupiter. 2012. A newly recognised beaked whale (Ziphiidae) in the tropical Indo-Pacific: Mesoplodon hotaulu or M. ginkgodens hotaula. Paper SC/64/SM3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 16 p.
   
  Duchene, Sebastian, Amy Frey, Alonzo Alfaro-Nunez, Peter H. Dutton, M. Thomas P. Gilbert, and Phillip A. Morin. 2012. Marine turtle mitogenome phylogenetics and evolution. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 65(1):241-250.
   
View Document Durban, J.W., and R.L. Pitman. 2012. Antarctic killer whales make rapid, round-trip movements to subtropical waters: evidence for physiological maintenance migrations? Biology Letters 8(2):274-277.
   
  Eguchi, Tomoharu, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Robin A. LeRoux, Dan Prosperi, Donna L. Dutton, and Peter H. Dutton. 2012. Morphology and growth rates of the green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) in a northern-most temperate foraging ground. Herpetologica 68(1):76-87.
   
  Fearnbach, H., J. Durban, K. Parsons, and D. Claridge. 2012. Photographic mark-recapture analysis of local dynamics within an open population of dolphins. Ecological Applications 22(5):1689-1700.
   
  Fearnbach, Holly, John W. Durban, Sally A. Mizroch, Steve Barbeaux, and Paul R. Wade. 2012. Winter observations of a group of female and immature sperm whales in the high-latitude waters near the Aleutian Islands, Alaska. Marine Biodiversity Records 5:e13 (4 p.).
   
  Foote, Andrew D., Michael Hofreiter, Phillip A. Morin. 2012. Ancient DNA from marine mammals: Studying long-lived species over ecology and evolutionary timescales. Annals of Anatomy 194(1):112-120.
   
  Forney, Karin A., Megan C. Ferguson, Elizabeth A. Becker, Paul C. Fiedler, Jessica V. Redfern, Jay Barlow, Ignacio L. Vilchis, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2012. Habitat-based spatial models of cetacean density in the eastern Pacific Ocean. Endangered Species Research 16(2):113-133.
   
  Fortune, Sarah M.E., Andrew W. Trites, Wayne L. Perryman, Michael J. Moore, Heather M. Pettis, and Morgan S. Lynn. 2012. Growth and rapid early development of North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis). Journal of Mammalogy 93(5):1342-1354.
   
View Document Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, and Paula Olson. 2012. Progress of between region comparison under Southern Hemisphere Blue Whale Catalogue (SHBWC). Paper SC/64/SH20 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 4 p.
   
  Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, Carole A. Carlson, Elsa Cabrera, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2012. Chilean blue whales off Isla Grande de Chiloe, 2004-2010: distribution, site-fidelity and behavior. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 12(3):353-360.
   
View Document Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Elsa Cabrera, Carole Carlson, and Mariano Sironi. 2012. Update on 2012 blue whale field season in Chile. Paper SC/64/SH18 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 8 p.
   
  Gaos, Alexander R., Rebecca L. Lewison, Bryan P. Wallace, Ingrid L. Yanez, Michael J. Liles, Wallace J. Nichols, Andres Baquero, Carlos R. Hasbun, Mauricio Vasquez, Jose Urteaga, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2012. Spatial ecology of critically endangered hawksbill turtles Eretmochelys imbricata: implications for management and conservation. Marine Ecology Progress Series 450:181-194.
   
  Gaos, Alexander R., Rebecca L. Lewison, Ingrid L. Yanez, Bryan P. Wallace, Michael J. Liles, Wallace J. Nichols, Andres Baquero, Carlos R. Hasbun, Mauricio Vasquez, Jose Urteaga, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2012. Shifting the life-history paradigm: discovery of novel habitat use by hawksbill turtles. Biology Letters 8(1):54-56.
   
  Gaos, Alexander R., Rebecca R. Lewison, Bryan P. Wallace, Ingrid L. Yanez, Michael J. Liles, Andres Baquero, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2012. Dive behaviour of adult hawksbills (Eretmochelys imbricata, Linnaeus 1766) in the eastern Pacific Ocean highlights shallow depth use by the species. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 432-433:171-178.
   
  Gaspar, Philippe, Scott R. Benson, Peter H. Dutton, Adrien Reveillere, Guillaume Jacob, Cherina Meetoo, Amaury Dehecq, and Sabrina Fossette. 2012. Oceanic dispersal of juvenile leatherback turtles: going beyond passive drift modeling. Marine Ecology Progress Series 457:265-284.
   
  Gerrodette, Tim, and Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho. 2012. Inference from limited data: A response to Lonergan. Marine Mammal Science 28(4):790-796.
   
  Gerrodette, Tim, Robert Olson, Stephen Reilly, George Watters, and William Perrin. 2012. Ecological metrics of biomass removed by three methods of purse-seine fishing for tunas in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Conservation Biology 26(2):248-256.
   
View Document Henry, Annette, Barbara Taylor, Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho, Shannon Rankin, Armando Jaramillo-Legoretta, Tom Akamatsu, Jay Barlow, Tim Gerrodette, Candice Hall, Alan Jackson, Jessica Redfern, Rene Swift, and Nick Tregenza. 2012. Cruise report for the Vaquita Expedition in 2008 conducted aboard NOAA Ship David Starr Jordan, R/V Koipai Yu-Xa, and the Vaquita Express. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-495, 41 p.
   
View Document Jackson, Alan R. 2012. A description of the tuna-porpoise observer data collected by the U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service from 1971 to 1990. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-493, 406 p.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A., Samuel K. Hung, Kelly M. Robertson, and Frederick I. Archer. 2012. Life history of the Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin in the Pearl River Estuary, southern China. Marine Mammal Science 28(1):84-104.
   
  Jehl, Joseph R. Jr., Annette E. Henry, and Judy St. Leger. 2012. Waterbird mortality in hypersaline environments: the Wyoming trona ponds. Hydrobiologia 697(1):23-29.
   
  Keller, Jennifer M., Lily Ngai, Joanne Braun McNeill, Lawrence D. Wood, Kelly R. Stewart, Steven G. O'Connell, and John R. Kucklick. 2012. Perfluoroalkyl contaminants in plasma of five sea turtle species: comparisons in concentration and potential helath risks. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31(6):1223-1230.
   
  Kinch, Jeff, Scott Benson, Paul Anderson, and Kevin Anana. 2012. Leatherback turtle nesting in the autonomous region of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea. Marine Turtle Newsletter 132:15-17.
   
  Komoroske, Lisa M., Rebecca L. Lewison, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Douglas D. Deustchman, and Dimitri D. Deheyn. 2012. Trace metals in an urbanized estuarine sea turtle food web in San Diego Bay, CA. Science of the Total Environment 417-418:108-116.
   
  Lanci, Amy K.J., Suzanne E. Roden, Amanda Bowman, Erin L. LaCasella, Amy Frey, and Peter H. Dutton. 2012. Evaluating buccal and cloacal swabs for ease of collection and use in genetic analyses of marine turtles. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 11(1):144-148.
   
View Document Lang, A.R., and K.K. Martien. 2012. Using a simulation-based approach to evaluate plausible levels of recruitment into the Pacific Coast Feeding Group of gray whales: Progress report and preliminary results. Paper SC/M12/AWMP4 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (AWMP Workshop, La Jolla, California, March 2012). 22 p.
   
View Document Lang, A.R., and K.K. Martien. 2012. Update on the use of a simulation-based approach to evaluate plausible levels of recruitment into the Pacific Coast Feeding Group of gray whales. Paper SC/64/AWMP4 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 34 p.
   
  LeDuc, R.G., B.L. Taylor, K.K. Martien, K.M. Robertson, R.L. Pitman, J.C. Salinas, A.M. Burdin, A.S. Kennedy, P.R. Wade, P.J. Clapham, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2012. Genetic analysis of right whales in the eastern North Pacific confirms sever extirpation risk. Endangered Species Research 18(2):163-167.
   
  Lemons, Garrett E., Tomoharu Eguchi, Boyd N. Lyon, Robin LeRoux, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2012. Effects of blood anticoagulants on stable isotope values of sea turtle blood tissue. Aquatic Biology 14(3):201-206.
   
  LeRoux, Robin A., Peter H. Dutton, F. Alberto Abreu-Grobois, Cynthia J. Lagueux, Cathi L. Campbell, Eric Delcroix, Johan Chevalier, Julia A. Horrocks, Zandy Hillis-Starr, Sebastian Troeng, Emma Harrison, and Seth Stapleton. 2012. Re-examination of population structure and phylogeography of hawksbill turtles in the Wider Caribbean using longer mtDNA sequences. Journal of Heredity 103(6):806-820.
   
  MacDonald, Bradley D., Rebecca L. Lewison, Sheila V. Madrak, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Tomoharu Eguchi. 2012. Home ranges of East Pacific green turtles Chelonia mydas in a highly urbanized temperate foraging ground. Marine Ecology Progress Series 461:211-221.
   
  Mancini, Agnese, Volker Koch, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Benedicte Madon. 2012. Small-scale gill-net fisheries cause massive green turtle Chelonia mydas mortality in Baja California Sur, Mexico. Oryx 46(1):69-77.
   
  Martien, Karen K., Robin W. Baird, Nicole M. Hedrick, Antoinette M. Gorgone, Janet L. Thieleking, Daniel J. McSweeney, Kelly M. Robertson, and Daniel L. Webster. 2012. Population structure of island-associated dolphins: Evidence from mitochondrial and microsatellite markers for common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) around the main Hawaiian Islands. Marine Mammal Science 28(3):E208-E232.
   
View Document Matkin, Craig O., John W. Durban, Eva L. Saulitis, Russel D. Andrews, Janice M. Straley, Dena R. Matkin, and Graeme M. Ellis. 2012. Contrasting abundance and residency patterns of two sympatric populations of transient killer whales (Orcinus orca) in the northern Gulf of Alaska. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 110(2):143-155.
   
  Miller, Carolyn A., Peter B. Best, Wayne L. Perryman, Mark F. Baumgartner, and Michael J. Moore. 2012. Body shape changes associated with reproductive status, nutritive condition and growth in right whales Eubalaena glacialis and E. australis. Marine Ecology Progress Series 459:135-156.
   
View Document Moore, Jeffery E., and David W. Weller. 2012. Probability of taking a western North Pacific gray whale during the proposed Makah Hunt. Paper SC/64/BRG9 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 5 p.
   
View Document Moore, Jeffrey E., and Jay P. Barlow. 2012. Beaked whale abundance trends in the California Current, 1991-2008. Paper SC/64/SM11 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 14 p.
   
View Document Morin, Phillip A., Andrew Foote, John Durban, and Robert Pitman. 2012. Global killer whale phylogeography part II: mitogenome and nuclear genetic analysis using next-generation DNA sequencing and SNP genotypes. Paper SC/64/O18 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 12 p.
   
View Document Morin, Phillip A., Frederick I. Archer, Victoria L. Pease, Brittany L. Hancock-Hanser, Kelly M. Robertson, Ryan M. Huebinger, Karen K. Martien, John W. Bickham, J. Craig George, Lianne D. Postma, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2012. An empirical comparison of SNPs and microsatellites for population structure, assignment, and demographic analyses of bowhead whale populations. Paper SC/64/AWMP3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 27 p.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., Frederick I. Archer, Victoria L. Pease, Brittany L. Hancock-Hanser, Kelly M. Robertson, Ryan M. Huebinger, Karen K. Martien, John W. Bickham, J. Craig George, Lianne D. Postma, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2012. Empirical comparison of single nucleotide polymorphisms and microsatellites for population and demographic analyses of bowhead whales. Endangered Species Research 19(2):129-147.
   
View Document Morin, Phillip A., Sebastian Duchene, Nicole Lee, John Durban, and Diane Claridge. 2012. Preliminary analysis of mitochondrial genome phylogeography of Blainville's, Cuvier's and Gervias' beaked whales. Paper SC/64/SM14 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 17 p.
   
  Nagaoka, Shany Mayumi, Agnaldo Silva Martins, Robson Guimaraes dos Santos, Monica Maria Pereira Tognella, Erico Cabral de Oliveira Filho, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2012. Diet of juvenile green turtles (Chelonia mydas) associating with artisanal fishing traps in a subtropical estuary in Brazil. Marine Biology 159(3):573-581.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A. 2012. Antarctic blue whale photo-identification catalogue summary. Paper SC/64/SH8 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 5 p.
   
  Olson, Paula A. 2012. Field guide to marine mammals of the Pacific Coast: Baja, California, Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, by Sarah G. Allen and Joe Mortenson [book review]. The Quarterly Review of Biology 87(3):273.
   
  Olson, Paula A., Paul Ensor, and Sanna Kuningas. 2012. Observations of killer whales off East Antarctica, 82°-95°E, in 2009. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 12(1):61-64.
   
  Palacios, Daniel M., Julio C. Herrera, Tim Gerrodette, Carolina Garcia, German A. Soler, Isabel C. Avila, Sandra Bessudo, Elizabeth Hernandez, Fernando Trujillo, Lilian Florez-Gonzalez, and Iain Kerr. 2012. Cetacean distribution and relative abundance in Colombia's Pacific EEZ from survey cruises and platforms of opportunity. Journal of Cetacean Research and Managemnt 12(1):45-60.
   
View Document Perrin, William F., and Koen Van Waerebeek. 2012. The small-cetacean fauna of the west coast of Africa and Macaronesia: diversity and distribution. In: Conserving cetaceans and manatees in the western African region: compilation of articles based on the Scientific Symposium of the Western African Talks on Cetaceans and their Habitats (WATCH) (Adeje, Tenerife, 2007), p. 7-17. Convention on Migratory Species, CMS Technical Series no. 26.
   
View Document Perryman, Wayne L., and David W. Weller. 2012. Anomalous 2012 spring ice cover in the Bering Sea: predicted impacts on eastern North Pacific gray whales. Paper SC/64/BRG18 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 3 p.
   
View Document Pitman, R.L., and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2012. Review of current knowledge on pygmy beaked whale Mesoplodon peruvianus including identification of knowledge gaps and suggestions for future research. Paper SC/64/SM30 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 5 p.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., and John W. Durban. 2012. Cooperative hunting behavior, prey selectivity and prey handling by pack ice killer whales (Orcinus orca), type B, in Antarctic Peninsula waters. Marine Mammal Science 28(1):16-36.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., Lisa T. Ballance, and Charles A. Bost. 2012. Incidence of wing deformities ('angel wing') among masked boobies at Clipperton Island: life history consequences and insight into etiology. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 124(3):597-602.
   
  Rendell, Luke, Sarah L. Mesnick, Merel L. Dalebout, Jessica Burtenshaw, and Hal Whitehead. 2012. Can genetic differences explain vocal dialect variation in sperm whales, Physeter macrocephalus. Behavior Genetics 42(2):332-343.
   
  Ridgway, Sam, Bernd Wursig, Alexey V. Yablokov, William F. Perrin, and Randall Davis. 2012. William Eugene Evans, 11 October 1930 - 12 October 1910. Marine Mammal Science 28(1):232-235.
   
View Document Robertson, K.M., B.L. Taylor, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2012. A status update on IWC samples held in the Southwest Fisheries Science Center's marine mammal and turtle molecular research sample collection. Paper SC/64/SD1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 2 p.
   
  Ruiz-Cooley, R.I., and T. Gerrodette. 2012. Tracking large-scale latitudinal patterns of d13C and d15N along the E Pacific using epi-mesopelagic squid as indicators. Ecosphere 3(7): article 63 (17 p.).
   
  Ruiz-Cooley, R.I., D.T. Engelhaupt, and J.G. Ortega-Ortiz. 2012. Contrasting C and N isotope ratios from sperm whale skin and squid between the Gulf of Mexico and Gulf of California: effect of habitat. Marine Biology 159(1):151-164.
   
View Document Scott, Michael D., Susan J. Chivers, Robert J. Olson, Paul C. Fiedler, and Kim Holland. 2012. Pelagic predator associations: tuna and dolphins in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 458:283-302.
   
  Seminoff, Jeffrey A., and Bryan P. Wallace (eds.). 2012. Sea turtles of the eastern Pacific: advances in research and conservation. University of Arizona Press. 376 p.
   
  Seminoff, Jeffrey A., Joanna Alfaro-Shigueto, Diego Amorocho, Randall Arauz, Andres Baquero Gallegos, Didiher Chacon Chaverri, Alexander R. Gaos, Shaleyla Kelez, Jeffrey C. Mangel, Jose Urteaga, and Bryan P. Wallace. 2012. Biology and conservation of sea turtles in the eastern Pacific Ocean: a general overview. In: Jeffrey A. Seminoff and Bryan P. Wallace (eds.), Sea turtles of the eastern Pacific: advances in research and conservation, p. 11-38. University of Arizona Press.
   
View Document Seminoff, Jeffrey A., Scott R. Benson, Karen E. Arthur, Tomoharu Eguchi, Peter H. Dutton, Ricardo F. Tapilatu, and Brian N. Popp. 2012. Stable isotope tracking of endangered sea turtles: validation with satellite telemetry and d15N analysis of amino acids. PLoS ONE 7(5): e37403 (11 p.).
   
  Shamblin, Brian M., Alan B. Bolten, Karen A. Bjorndal, Peter H. Dutton, Janne T. Nielsen, F. Alberto Abreu-Grobois, Kimberly J. Reich, Blair E. Witherington, Dean A. Bagley, Llewellyn M. Ehrhart, Anton D. Tucker, David S. Addison, Alejandro Arenas, Chris Johnson, Raymond R. Carthy, Margaret M. Lamont, Mark G. Dodd, Michael S. Gaines, Erin LaCasella, and Campbell J. Nairn. 2012. Expanded mitochondrial control region sequences increase resolution of stock structure among North Atlantic loggerhead turtle rookeries. Marine Ecology Progress Series 469:145-160.
   
View Document Sremba, Angela L., Brittany Hancock-Hanser, Trevor A. Branch, Rick L. LeDuc, and C. Scott Baker. 2012. Circumpolar diversity and geographic differentiation of mtDNA in the critically endangered Antarctic blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus intermedia). PLoS ONE 7(3): e32579 (13 p.).
   
View Document Tiedemann, R., F. Cipriano, P.A. Morin, A.R. Hoelzel, P. Palsboll, R. Waples, A. Natoli, L. Bachmann, L. Postma, M. Double, C. Pampoulie, H. Skaug, C.S. Baker, and Jennifer Jackson. 2012. Updated guidelines for DNA data quality control and error rate estimation, for genetic studies relevant to IWC management advice. Paper SC/64/SD2 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 12 p.
   
View Document Tiwari, Manjula. 2012. Sea turtles in the southern Nicobar Islands: results of surveys from February-May 1991. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 16:14-18.
   
  Turner-Tomaszewicz, Calandra, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2012. Turning off the heat: impacts of power plant decommissioning on greet turtle research in San Diego Bay. Coastal Management 40(1):73-87.
   
View Document Urban R., J., D. Weller, O. Tyurneva, S. Swartz, A. Bradford, Y. Yakovlev, O. Sychenko, H. Rosales N., S. Martinez A., A. Burdin, and A. Gomez-Gallardo U. 2012. Report on the photographic comparison of the western and Mexican gray whale catalogues. Paper SC/64/BRG13 (revised) presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 6 p.
   
View Document Wade, Paul R., Randall R. Reeves, and Sarah L. Mesnick. 2012. Social and behavioural factors in cetacean responses to overexploitation: are odontocetes less "resilient" than mysticetes. Journal of Marine Biology 2012: article 567276 (15 p.).
   
  Weller, David W., Amber Klimek, Amanda L. Bradford, John Calambokidis, Aimee R. Lang, Brian Gisborne, Alexander M. Burdin, Wendy Szaniszlo, Jorge Urban, Alejandro Gomez-Gallardo Unzueta, Steven Swartz, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2012. Movements of gray whales between the western and eastern North Pacific. Endangered Species Research 18(3):193-199.
   
View Document Weller, David W., and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2012. A re-evaluation of gray whale records in the western North Pacific. Paper SC/64/BRG10 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 4 p.
   
  Yamada, T.K., Y. Tajima, A. Yatabe, and R.L. Brownell. 2012. Summary of current knowledge on Mesoplodon ginkgodens from the seas around Japan and review of North American data. Paper SC/64/SM28 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012).
   
  Yamada, T.K., Y. Tajima, A. Yatabe, S. Kitamura, T. Isobe, and R.L. Brownell. 2012. Summary of current knowledge on Mesoplodon stejnegeri mainly from the seas around Japan and review of North American data. Paper SC/64/SM25 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012).
   
View Document Yamada, Tadasu K., Yuko Tajima, Akiko Yatabe, B.M. Allen, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2012. Review of current knowledge on Hubbs' beaked whale, Mesoplodon carlhubbsi, from the seas around Japan and data from North America. Paper SC/64/SM27 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 8 p.
   
View Document Yamada, Tadasu K., Yuko Tajima, Akiko Yatabe, R. Pitman, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2012. Review of current knowledge on Indopacetus pacificus including identification of knowledge gaps and suggestions for future research. Paper SC/64/SM26 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 8 p.
   
View Document Yao, Chiuo-Ju, Wei-Cheng Yang, Yan-Jun Chen, Jun-Tsong Lin, Robert L. Brownell Jr., and Lien-Siang Chou. 2012. Two Longman's beaked whales (Indopacetus pacificus) from Taiwan. Paper SC/64/SM32 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC64 meeting, Panama City, Panama, 2012). 13 p.
   
  Zeidberg, Louis D., John L. Butler, Darlene Ramon, Anthony Cossio, Kevin L. Stierhoff, and Annette Henry. 2012. Estimation of spawning habitats of market squid (Doryteuthis opalescens) from field surveys of eggs off Central and Southern California. Marine Ecology 33(3):326-336.
   
 
2011
  Alfaro-Shigueto, Joanna, Jeffrey C. Mangel, Francisco Bernedo, Peter H. Dutton, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Brendan J. Godley. 2011. Small-scale fisheries of Peru: a major sink for marine turtles in the Pacific. Journal of Applied Ecology 48(6):1432-1440.
   
View Document Allen, B.M., J.G. Mead, and R.L. Brownell. 2011. Species review of Blainville's beaked whale, Mesoplodon densirostris. Paper SC/63/SM16 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 18 p.
   
View Document Allen, B.M., R.L. Brownell, and J.G. Mead. 2011. Species review of Cuvier's beaked whale, Ziphius cavirostris. Paper SC/63/SM17 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 8 p.
   
  Amano, Masao, Tadasu K. Yamada, Robert L. Brownell Jr., and Yoshikazu Uni. 2011. Age determination and reproductive traits of killer whales entrapped in ice off Aidomari, Hoddaido, Japan. Journal Of Mammalogy 92(2):275-282.
   
View Document Baker, C. Scott, Beth Slikas, R.L. Brownell Jr., and Paul R. Wade. 2011. Stock structure of western North Pacific minke whales based on mtDNA haplotypes from Korean 'bycatch' and Japanese 'bycatch' and scientific whaling, in relation to Hypothesis III. Paper SC/63/RMP16 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 7 p.
   
View Document Barkley, Yvonne, Julie N. Oswald, James V. Carretta, Shannon Rankin, Alexis Rudd, and Marc O. Lammers. 2011. Comparison of real-time and post-cruise acoustic species identification of dolphin whistles using ROCCA (Real-time Odontocete Call Classification Algorithm). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-473, 29 p.
   
  Barlow, Jay, John Calambokidis, Erin A. Falcone, C. Scott Baker, Alexander M. Burdin, Phillip J. Clapham, John K.B. Ford, and Christine M. Gabriele. 2011. Humpback whale abundance in the North Pacific estimated by photographic capture-recapture with bias correction from simulation studies. Marine Mammal Science 27(4):793-818.
   
View Document Barlow, Jay, Lisa T. Ballance, and Karin A. Forney. 2011. Effective strip widths for ship-based line-transect surveys of cetaceans. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-484, 28 p.
   
  Barrett-Lennard, Lance G., Craig O. Matkin, John W. Durban, Eva L. Saulitis, and David Ellifrit. 2011. Predation on gray whales and prolonged feeding on submerged carcasses by transient killer whales at Unimak Island, Alaska. Marine Ecology Progress Series 421:229-241.
   
  Benson, Scott R., Tomoharu Eguchi, Dave G. Foley, Karin A. Forney, Helen Bailey, Creusa Hitipeuw, Betuel P. Samber, Ricardo F. Tapilatu, Vagi Rei, Peter Ramohia, John Pita, and Peter H. Dutton. 2011. Large-scale movements and high-use areas of western Pacific leatherback turtles, Dermochelys coriacea. Ecosphere 2(7):art84 (17 p.).
   
  Block, B.A., I.D. Jonsen, S.J. Jorgensen, A.J. Winship, S.A. Shaffer, S.J. Bograd, E.L. Hazen, D.G. Foley, G.A. Breed, A.-L. Harrison, J.E. Ganong, A. Swithenbank, M. Castleton, H. Dewar, B.R. Mate, G.L. Shillinger, K.M. Schaefer, S.R. Benson, M.J. Weise, R.W. Henry, and D.P. Costa. 2011. Tracking apex marine predator movements in a dynamic ocean. Nature 475(7354):86-90.
   
  Bradford, Amanda L., David W. Weller, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2011. Using barnacle and pigmentation characteristics to identify gray whale calves on their feeding grounds. Marine Mammal Science 27(3):644-651.
   
View Document Brownell, R.L. Jr., B.M. Allen, and J.G. Mead. 2011. True's beaked whale, Mesoplodon mirus, in the North Atlantic Ocean: distribution, biology, status and threats. Paper SC/63/SM20 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 7 p.
   
  Bruno, Barbara C., Kimberly A. Tice, Noelani Puniwai, and Kate Achilles. 2011. Ocean acidification: hands-on experiments to explore the causes and consequences. Science Scope 34(6):23-30.
   
  Carretta, James V., and Jay Barlow. 2011. Long-term effectiveness, failure rates, and "dinner bell" properties of acoustic pingers in a gillnet fishery. Marine Technology Society Journal 45(5):7-19.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Karin A. Forney, Erin Oleson, Karen Martien, Marcia M. Muto, Mark S. Lowry, Jay Barlow, Jason Baker, Brad Hanson, Deanna Lynch, Lilian Carswell, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Jooke Robbins, David K. Mattila, Katherine Ralls, and Marie C. Hill. 2011. U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2010. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-476, 352 p.
   
  Carretta, James V., Susan J. Chivers, and Wayne L. Perryman. 2011. Abundance of the long-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus capensis) in California and western Baja California waters estimated from a 2009 ship-based line-transect survey. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 110(3):152-164.
   
  Dalzell, Paul, Peter H. Dutton, Kitty M. Simonds, and Dale Squires. 2011. Introduction to the conservation of Pacific sea turtles. In: Peter H. Dutton, Dale Squires, and Mahfuzuddin Ahmed (eds.), Conservation of Pacific sea turtles, p. 1-11. University of Hawaii Press.
   
  Danil, Kerri, and Judy A. St. Leger. 2011. Seabird and dolphin mortality associated with underwater detonation exercises. Marine Technology Society Journal 45(6):89-95.
   
View Document Duchene, Sebastian, Frederick I. Archer, Julia Vilstrup, Susana Caballero, and Phillip A. Morin. 2011. Mitogenome phylogenetics: the impact of using single regions and partitioning schemes on topology, substitution rate and divergence time estimation. PLoS ONE 6(11): e27138.
   
View Document Durban, J., D. Weller, A. Lang, and W. Perryman. 2011. Abundance indices of eastern North Pacific gray whales from southbound migration counts, 2007-2011. Paper SC/63/BRG7 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 4 p.
   
  Dutton, Peter H., and Dale Squires. 2011. A holistic strategy for Pacific sea turtle conservation. In: Peter H. Dutton, Dale Squires, and Mahfuzuddin Ahmed (eds.), Conservation of Pacific sea turtles, p. 37-59. University of Hawaii Press.
   
  Dutton, Peter H., Dale Squires, and Mahfuzuddin Ahmed (eds.). 2011. Conservation of Pacific sea turtles. University of Hawaii Press. 481 p.
   
  Fearnbach, Holly, John W. Durban, Dave K. Ellifrit, and Ken C. Balcomb III. 2011. Size and long-term growth trends of Endangered fish-eating killer whales. Endangered Species Research 13(3):173-180.
   
View Document Fleming, Alyson, and Jennifer Jackson. 2011. Global review of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-474, 206 p.
   
View Document Foote, Andrew D., Phillip A. Morin, John W. Durban, Eske Willerslev, Ludovic Orlando, and M. Thomas P. Gilbert. 2011. Out of the Pacific and back again: Insights into the matrilineal history of Pacific killer whale ecotypes. PLoS ONE 6(9):e24980, 7 p.
   
  Foote, Andrew D., Phillip A. Morin, John W. Durban, Robert L. Pitman, Paul Wade, Eske Willerslev, M. Thomas P. Gilbert, and Rute R. da Fonseca. 2011. Positive selection on the killer whale mitogenome. Biology Letters 7(1):116-118.
   
  Forney, Karin A., Donald R. Kobayashi, David W. Johnston, Jamie A. Marchetti, and Michael G. Marsik. 2011. What's the catch? Patterns of cetacean bycatch and depredation in Hawaii-based pelagic longline fisheries. Marine Ecology 32(3):380-391.
   
View Document Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, Carole A. Carlson, Elsa Cabrera, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2011. Chilean blue whales off Isla Grande de Chiloe, 2004-2010: distribution, photo-identification and behavior. Paper SC/63/SH6 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 11 p.
   
View Document Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, Jose L. Brito, Elsa Cabrera, Juan C. Cardenas, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2011. Sightings of southern right whales (Eubalaena australis) off Chile and Peru from 1975 to 2010. Paper SC/S11/RW22 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (IWC Workshop on the Assessment of Southern Right Whales, Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 2011). 12 p.
   
  Gerrodette, Tim. 2011. Inference without significance: measuring support for hypotheses rather than rejecting them. Marine Ecology 32(3):404-418.
   
  Gerrodette, Tim, and Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho. 2011. Estimating the success of protected areas for the vaquita, Phocoena sinus. Marine Mammal Science 27(2):E101-E125.
   
View Document Gerrodette, Tim, and Tomoharu Eguchi. 2011. Precautionary design of a marine protected area based on a habitat model. Endangered Species Research 15(2):159-166.
   
  Gerrodette, Tim, Barbara L. Taylor, Rene Swift, Shannon Rankin, Armando M. Jaramillo-Legorreta, and Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho. 2011. A combined visual and acoustic estimate of 2008 abundance, and change in abundance since 1997, for the vaquita, Phocoena sinus. Marine Mammal Science 27(2):E79-E100.
   
  Godard-Codding, Celine A.J., Rebecca Clark, Maria Cristina Fossi, Letizia Marsili, Silvia Maltese, Adam G. West, Luciano Valenzuela, Victoria Rowntree, Ildiko Polyak, John C. Cannon, Kim Pinkerton, Nadia Rubio-Cisneros, Sarah L. Mesnick, Stephen B. Cox, Iain Kerr, Roger Payne, and John J. Stegeman. 2011. Pacific Ocean-wide profile of CYP1A1 expression, stable carbon and nitrogen isotope ratios, and organic contaminant burden in sperm whale skin biopsies. Environmental Health Perspectives 119(3):337-343.
   
  Harris, Heather S., Scott R. Benson, Kirsten V. Gilardi, Robert H. Poppenga, Thierry M. Work, Peter H. Dutton, and Jonna A.K. Mazet. 2011. Comparative health assessment of western Pacific leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) foraging off the coast of California, 2005-2007. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 47(2):321-337.
   
  Herman, Louis M., Adam A. Pack, Kathryn Rose, Alison Craig, Elia Y.K. Herman, Siri Hakala, and Aliza Milette. 2011. Resightings of humpback whales in Hawaiian waters over spans of 10-32 years: Site fidelity, sex ratios, calving rates, female demographics, and the dynamics of social and behavioral roles of individuals. Marine Mammal Science 27(4):736-768.
   
View Document Jaramillo-Legorreta, Armando M., Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho, Barb Taylor, Jay Barlow, and Nick Tregenza. 2011. Implementation of an acoustic monitoring scheme for vaquita, design and pilot test phases and a review of the Recovery Plan. Paper SC/63/SM22 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 6 p.
   
  Jeremy Kiszka, William F. Perrin, Claire Pusineri, and Vincent Ridoux. 2011. What drives island-associated tropical dolphins to form mixed-species associations in the southwest Indian Ocean? Journal of Mammalogy 92(5):1105-1111.
   
View Document Jones, Benjamin, Shannon Rankin, and Eric Archer. 2011. Fin whale acoustics as a tool to assess stock structure in the North Pacific. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-485.
   
View Document Jones, T. Todd, Brian Bostrom, Michael Carey, Brittany Imlach, Jon Mikkelsen, Peter Ostafichuk, Scott Eckert, Patrick Opay, Yonat Swimmer, Jeffrey Seminoff, and David R. Jones. 2011. Determining transmitter drag and best-practice attachment procedures for sea turtle biotelemetry. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-480, 58 p.
   
View Document Kaschner, Kristin, Derek P. Tittensor, Jonathan Ready, Tim Gerrodette, and Boris Worm. 2011. Current and future patterns of global marine mammal biodiversity. PLoS ONE 6(5): e19653 (13 p.).
   
  Komoroske, Lisa M., Rebecca L. Lewison, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Dimitri D. Deheyn, and Peter H. Dutton. 2011. Pollutants and the health of green sea turtles resident to an urbanized estuary in San Diego, CA. Chemosphere 84(5):544-552.
   
  Kreb, Danielle, William F. Perrin, Pieter't Hart, Harun Guclusoy, and Koen Van Waerebeek. 2011. Peter Johannes Hendrikus van Bree, 1927-2011. Marine Mammal Science 27(3): 665–670.
   
View Document Lang, A.R., B.L. Taylor, J.C. Calambokidis, V.L. Pease, A. Klimek, J. Scordino, K.M. Robertson, D. Litovka, V. Burkanov, P. Gearin, J.C. George, and B. Mate. 2011. Assessment of stock structure among gray whales utilizing feeding grounds in the Eastern North Pacific. Paper SC/M11/AWMP4 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (AWMP Workshop, La Jolla, California, March-April 2011). 22 p.
   
View Document Lang, A.R., D.W. Weller, R. LeDuc, A.M. Burdin, V.L. Pease, D. Litovka, V. Burkanov, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2011. Genetic analysis of stock structure and movements of gray whales in the eastern and western North Pacific. Paper SC/63/BRG10 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway 2011). 20 p.
   
  Lemons, Garrett, Rebecca Lewison, Lisa Komoroske, Alexander Gaos, Chun-Ta Lai, Peter Dutton, Tomoharu Eguchi, Robin LeRoux, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2011. Trophic ecology of green sea turtles in a highly urbanized bay: Insights from stable isotopes and mixing models. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 405(1-2):25-32.
   
  Lewallen, Eric A., Robert L. Pitman, Shawna L. Kjartanson, and Nathan R. Lovejoy. 2011. Molecular systematics of flyingfishes (Teleostei: Exocoetidae): evolution in the epipelagic zone. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 102(1):161-174.
   
  Lewison, R.L., C.U. Soykan, T. Cox, H. Peckham, N. Pilcher, N. LeBoeuf, S. McDonald, J. Moore, C. Safina, and L.B. Crowder. 2011. Ingredients for addressing the challenges of fisheries bycatch. Bulletin of Marine Science 87(2):235-250.
   
  Liles, Michael J., Mauricio V. Jandres, Wilfredo A. Lopez, Georgina I. Mariona, Carlos R. Hasbun, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2011. Hawksbill turtles Eretmochelys imbricata in El Salvador: nesting distribution and mortality at the largest remaining nesting aggregation in the eastern Pacific Ocean. Endangered Species Research 14(1):23-30.
   
View Document Lowry, Mark S. 2011. Photographic catalog of California marine fish otoliths: prey of California sea lions (Zalophus californianus). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-483, 250 p.
   
  Mancini, Agnese, Jesse Senko, Ricardo Borquez-Reyes, Juan Guzman Poo, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Volker Koch. 2011. To poach or not to poach an endangered species: elucidating the conomic and social drivers behind illegal sea turtle hunting in Baja California Sur, Mexico. Human Ecology 39(6):743-756.
   
  Mangel, Jeffrey C., Joanna Alfaro-Shigueto, Matthew J. Witt, Peter H. Dutton, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Brendan J. Godley. 2011. Post-capture movements of loggerhead turtles in the southeastern Pacific Ocean assessed by satellite tracking. Marine Ecology Progress Series 433:261-272.
   
  Mesnick, Sarah L., Barbara L. Taylor, Frederick I. Archer, Karen K. Martien, Sergio Escorza Trevino, Brittany L. Hancock-Hanser, Sandra Carolina Moreno Medina, Victoria L. Pease, Kelly M. Robertson, Janice M. Straley, Robin W. Baird, John Calambokidis, Gregory S. Schorr, Paul Wade, Vladimir Burkanov, Chris R. Lunsford, Luke Rendell, and Phillip A. Morin. 2011. Sperm whale population structure in the eastern and central North Pacific inferred by the use of single-nucleotide polymorphisms, microsatellites and mitrochondrial DNA. Molecular Ecology Resources 11(suppl.1):278-298.
   
  Moore, Jeffrey E., and Jay Barlow. 2011. Bayesian state-space model of fin whale abundance trends from a 1991-2008 time series of line-transect surveys in the California Current. Journal of Applied Ecology 48(5):1195-1205.
   
View Document Moore, Jeffrey E., and Richard Merrick (eds.). 2011. Guidelines for assessing marine mammal stocks: Report of the GAMMS III Workshop (February 15-18, 2011, La Jolla, California). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-OPR-47 (95 p.).
   
View Document Moore, Jeffrey E., and Russell Leaper. 2011. Partitioning variance components and reporting rates to estimate historical bycatch: an example for minke whales in Japan. Paper SC/63/BC1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 11 p.
   
View Document Nevins, Hannahrose M., Scott R. Benson, Elizabeth M. Phillips, Jean de Marignac, Andrew P. DeVogelaere, Jack A. Ames, and James T. Harvey. 2011. Coastal Ocean Mammal and Bird Education and Research Surveys (BeachCOMBERS), 1997-2007: Ten years of monitoring beached marine birds and mammals in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA National Ocean Service, Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, Silver Spring, Maryland. 63 p.
   
  Noren, S.R., and E.F. Edwards. 2011. Infant position in mother-calf dolphin pairs: formation locomotion with hydrodynamic benefits. Marine Ecology Progress Series 424:229-236.
   
  Noren, Shawn R., Jessica V. Redfern, and Elizabeth F. Edwards. 2011. Pregnancy is a drag: hydrodynamics, kinematics and performance in pre- and post-parturition bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Journal of Experimental Biology 214(24):4151-4159.
   
  Nur, Nadav, Jaime Jahncke, Mark P. Herzog, Julie Howar, K. David Hyrenbach, Jeannette E. Zamon, David G. Ainley, John A. Wiens, Ken Morgan, Lisa T. Ballance, and Diana Stralberg. 2011. Where the wild things are: predicting hotspots of seabird aggregations in the California Current System. Ecological Applications 21(6):2241-2257.
   
  Paliza, Obla, Anelio Aguayo L., Koen Van Waerebeek, John Bannister, Peter Best, and William F. Perrin. 2011. Dr. Robert Henry Clarke, 1919-2011. Marine Mammal Science 27(4):899-903.
   
  Palmer, Carol, Stephen A. Murphy, Deborah Thiele, Guido J. Parra, Kelly M. Robertson, Isabel Beasley, and Chris M. Austin. 2011. Analysis of mitochondrial DNA clarifies the taxonomy and distribution of the Australian snubfin dolphin (Orcaella heinsohni) in northern Australian waters. Marine and Freshwater Research 62(11):1303-1307.
   
View Document Perrin, William F., and Susan J. Chivers. 2011. Osteological specimens of tropical dolphins (Delphinus, Grampus, Lagenodelphis, Stenella, Steno and Tursiops) killed in the tuna fishery in the eastern tropical Pacific (1966-1992) and placed in museums by SWFSC. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-477, 87 p.
   
  Perrin, William F., Janet L. Thieleking, William A. Walker, Frederick I. Archer, and Kelly M. Robertson. 2011. Common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in California waters: Cranial differentiation of coastal and offshore ecotypes. Marine Mammal Science 27(4): 769–792.
   
View Document Perryman, Wayne L., Stephen B. Reilly, and Richard A. Rowlett. 2011. Results of surveys of northbound gray whale calves 2001-2010 and examination of the full seventeen year series of estimates from the Piedras Blancas Light Station. Paper SC/M11/AWMP3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (AWMP Workshop, La Jolla, California, March-April 2011). 11 p.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., John W. Durban, Michael Greenfelder, Christophe Guinet, Morton Jorgensen, Paula A. Olson, Jordi Plana, Paul Tixier, and Jared R. Towers. 2011. Observations of a distinctive morphotype of killer whale (Orcinus orca), type D, from subantarctic waters. Polar Biology 34(2):303-306.
   
  Rankin, Shannon, Simone Baumann-Pickering, Tina Yack, and Jay Barlow. 2011. Description of sounds recorded from Longman's beaked whale, Indopacetus pacificus. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 130(5):EL339-EL344.
   
View Document Reeves, Randall R., Robert L. Brownell Jr., Vladimir Burkanov, Michael C.S. Kingsley, Lloyd F. Lowry, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2011. Sustainability assessment of beluga (Delphinapterus leucas) live-capture removals in the Sakhalin-Amur region, Okhotsk Sea, Russia: Report of an independent scientific review panel. IUCN Species Survival Commission, Occasional Paper no. 44 (34 p.).
   
  Roden, Suzanne, and Peter Dutton. 2011. Isolation and characterization of 14 polymorphic microsatellite loci in the leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) and cross-species amplification. Conservation Genetics Resources 3(1):49-52.
   
  Rosales-Nanduca, Hiram, Tim Gerrodette, Jorge Urban-R., Gustavo Cardenas-Hinojosa, and Luis Medrano-Gonzalez. 2011. Macroecology of marine mammal species in the Mexican Pacific Ocean: diversity and distribution. Marine Ecology Progress Series 431:281-291.
   
  Ross, Peter S., Jay Barlow, Thomas A. Jefferson, Brendan E. Hickie, Tatiana Lee, Christina MacFarquhar, E. Christien Parsons, Kimberly N. Riehl, Naomi A. Rose, Elisabeth Slooten, Chia-Yang Tsai, John Y. Wang, Andrew J. Wright, and Shih Chu Yang. 2011. Ten guiding principles for the delineation of priority habitat for endangered small cetaceans. Marine Policy 35(4):483-488.
   
View Document Rowntree, Victoria, Marcela M. Uhart, Marian Sironi, Andrea Chirife, Luciano La Sala, Luciana M. Pozzi, Luciana Musmeci, Nadia Mohamed, Julian Andrejuk, Juan Emilio Sala, Alejandro Carribero, Marcelo Franco, Jon Seger, R.L. Brownell, and T. Rowles. 2011. High mortalities of southern right whales (Eubalaena australis) on their nursery ground at Peninsula Valdes, Argentina. Paper SC/S11/RW24 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (IWC Workshop on the Assessment of Southern Right Whales, Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 2011). 22 p.
   
View Document Rowntree, Victoria, Marcela M. Uhart, Mariano Sironi, Andrea Chirife, Luciano La Sala, Luciana M. Pozzi, Luciana Musmeci, Nadia Mohamed, Julian Andrejuk, Juan Emilio Sala, Alejandro Carribero, Marcelo Franco, Jon Seger, R.L. Brownell, and T. Rowles. 2011. Mortalities of right whales (Eubalaena australis) at Peninsula Valdes between 1971 and 2010: recent increases and their possible causes. Paper SC/S11/RW2 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (IWC Workshop on the Assessment of Southern Right Whales, Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 2011). 22 p.
   
  Ruiz-Cooley, R.I., K.Y. Garcia, and E.D. Hetherington. 2011. Effects of lipid removal and preservatives on carbon and nitrogen stable isotope ratios of squid tissues: Implications for ecological studies. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 407(1):101-107.
   
  Santos, Robson, Agnaldo Silva Martins, Julyana da Nobrega Farias, Paulo Antunes Horta, Hudson Tercio Pinheiro, Evelise Torezani, Cecilia Baptistotte, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, George H. Balazs, and Thierry M. Work. 2011. Coastal habitat degradation and green sea turtle diets in Southeastern Brazil. Marine Pollution Bulletin 62(6):1297-1302.
   
View Document Sremba, A., B. Hancock-Hanser, R. LeDuc, T.A. Branch, and C.S. Baker. 2011. A minimum census of surviving maternal lineages among contemporary Antarctic blue whales: progress report. Paper SC/63/SH13 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 8 p.
   
  Stewart, Kelly R., and Peter H. Dutton. 2011. Paternal genotype reconstruction reveals multiple paternity and sex ratios in a breeding population of leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea). Conservation Genetics 12(4):1101-1113.
   
  Stewart, Kelly R., Jennifer M. Keller, Ryan Templeton, John R. Kucklick, Chris Johnson. 2011. Monitoring persistent organic pollutants in leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) confirms maternal transfer. Marine Pollution Bulletin 62(7):1396-1409.
   
  Taylor, Barbara L., Karen Martien, and Phillip Morin. 2011. Identifying units to conserve using genetic data. In: Ian L. Boyd, W. Don Bowen, and Sara J. Iverson (eds.), Marine mammal ecology and conservation: a handbook of techniques, p. 306-324. Oxford University Press.
   
  Thomas, Kimberley A., Barbara C. Bruno, Kate Achilles, and Sarah B. Sherman. 2011. A watery whodunit: The case of the missing zooxanthellae. Science Scope 34(7):44-54.
   
  Tiwari, Manjula, Donna L. Dutton, and Jeanne A. Garner. 2011. Nest relocation: A necessary management tool for Western Pacific leatherback nesting beaches. In: Peter H. Dutton, Dale Squires, and Mahfuzuddin Ahmed (eds.), Conservation of Pacific sea turtles, p. 87-96. University of Hawaii Press.
   
View Document Tyack, Peter L., Walter M.X. Zimmer, David Moretti, Brandon L. Southall, Diane E. Claridge, John W. Durban, Christopher W. Clark, Angela D'Amico, Nancy DiMarzio, Susan Jarvis, Elena McCarthy, Ronald Morrissey, Jessica Ward, and Ian L. Boyd. 2011. Beaked whales respond to simulated and actual navy sonar. PLoS ONE 6(3):e17009. 15 p.
   
  Vilstrup, Julia T., Simon Y.W. Ho, Andrew D. Foote, Phillip A. Morin, Danielle Kreb, Michael Krutzen, Guido J. Parra, Kelly M. Robertson, Renaud de Stephanis, Philippe Verborgh, Eske Willerslev, Ludovic Orlando, and M. Thomas P. Gilbert. 2011. Mitogenomic phylogenetic analyses of the Delphinidae with an emphasis on the Globicephalinae. BMC Evolutionary Biology 11:65 (10 p.).
   
  Wade, P.R., A. De Robertis, K.R. Hough, R. Booth, A. Kennedy, R.G. LeDuc, L. Munger, J. Napp, K.E.W., Shelden, S. Rankin, O. Vasquez, C. Wilson. 2011. Rare detections of North Pacific right whales in the Gulf of Alaska, with observations of their potential prey. Endangered Species Research 13(2):99-109.
   
  Wade, Paul R., Amy Kennedy, Rick LeDuc, Jay Barlow, Jim Carretta, Kim Shelden, Wayne Perryman, Robert Pitman, Kelly Robertson, Brenda Rone, Juan Carlos Salinas, Alexandre Zerbini, Robert L. Brownell Jr., and Phillip J. Clapham. 2011. The world's smallest whale population? Biology Letters 7(1):83-85.
   
View Document Wallace, Brian P., Andrew D. DiMatteo, Alan B. Bolten, Milani Y. Chaloupka, Brian J. Hutchinson, F. Alberto Abreu-Grobois, Jeanne A. Mortimer, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Diego Amorocho, Karen A. Bjorndal, Jerome Bourjea, Brian W. Bowen, Raquel Briseno Duenas, Paolo Casale, B. C. Choudhury, Alice Costa, Peter H. Dutton, Alejandro Fallabrino, Elena M. Finkbeiner, Alexandre Girard, Marc Girondot, Mark Hamann, Brendan J. Hurley, Milagros Lopez-Mendilaharsu, Maria Angela Marcovaldi, John A. Musick, Ronel Nel, Nicolas J. Pilcher, Sebastian Troeng, Blair Witherington, and Roderic B. Mast. 2011. Global conservation priorities for marine turtles. PLoS ONE 6(9): e24510 (14 p.).
   
View Document Weller, D.W., A. Klimek, A.L. Bradford, J. Calambokidis, A.R. Lang, B. Gisborne, A.M. Burdin, W. Szaniszlo, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2011. Movements of western gray whales from the Okhotsk Sea to the eastern North Pacific. Paper SC/63/BRG6 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC63 meeting, Tromso, Norway, 2011). 5 p.
   
  Witteveen, Briana H., Jan M. Straley, Ellen Chenoweth, C. Scott Baker, Jay Barlow, Craig Matkin, Christine M. Gabriele, Janet Neilson, Debbie Steel, Olga von Ziegesar, Alexander G. Andrews, and Amy Hirons. 2011. Using movements, genetics and trophic ecology to differentiate inshore from offshore aggregations of humpback whales in the Gulf of Alaska. Endangered Species Research 14(3):217-225.
   
View Document Yack, Tina M., Jay Barlow, John Calambokidis, Lisa Ballance, Robert Pitman, and Megan McKenna. 2011. Passive acoustic beaked whale monitoring survey of the Channel Islands, California. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-479, 18 p.
   
 
2010
  Alfaro-Shigueto, J., J.C. Mangel, C. Caceres, J.A. Seminoff, A. Gaos, and I. Yanez. 2010. Hawksbill turtles in Peruvian coastal fisheries. Marine Turtle Newsletter 129:19-21.
   
  Alfaro-Shigueto, Joanna, Jeffrey C. Mangel, Mariela Pajuelo, Peter H. Dutton, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, and Brendan J. Godley. 2010. Where small can have a large impact: Structure and characterization of small-scale fisheries in Peru. Fisheries Research 106(1):8-17.
   
View Document Amaral, Ana R., Luciano B. Beheregaray, Kerstin Bilgmann, Luis Freitas, Kelly M. Robertson, Marina Sequeira, Karen A. Stockin, M. Manuela Coelho, and Luciana M. Moller. 2010. A multilocus perspective on the worldwide population structure of common dolphins (genus Delphinus). Paper SC/62/SM2 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 12 p.
   
  Archer, Frederick I., Jessica V. Redfern, Tim Gerrodette, Susan J. Chivers, and William F. Perrin. 2010. Estimation of relative exposure of dolphins to fishery activity. Marine Ecology Progress Series 410:245-255.
   
  Archer, Frederick I., Karen K. Martien, Barbara L. Taylor, Richard G. LeDuc, Bonnie J. Ripley, Geof H. Givens, and John C. George. 2010. A simulation-based approach to evaluating population structure in non-equilibrial populations. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 11(2):101-113.
   
View Document Archer, Frederick I., Sarah L. Mesnick, and Anne C. Allen. 2010. Variation and predictors of vessel-response behavior in a tropical dolphin community. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-457, 53 p.
   
  Attard, Catherine R.M., Luciano B. Beheregaray, Curt Jenner, Peter Gill, Micheline Jenner, Margaret Morrice, John Bannister, Rick LeDuc, and Luciana Moller. 2010. Genetic diversity and structure of blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) in Australian feeding aggregations. Conservation Genetics 11(6):2437-2441.
   
View Document Baker, C. Scott, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2010. The traceability/trackability of illegal trade in whale products: a proposal to evaluate the technical functionality of DNA registers. Paper SC/62/O19 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 4 p.
   
View Document Baker, C. Scott, Beth Slikas, R.L. Brownell Jr., and Paul R. Wade. 2010. Stock structure of western North Pacific minke whales based on mtDNA haplotypes from Korean 'bycatch' and Japanese 'bycatch' and scientific whaling. Paper SC/D10/NPM3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (First Intersessional Workshop for Western North Pacific Common Minke Whales, Pusan, Republic of Korea, December 2010). 6 p.
   
View Document Baker, C. Scott, Rebecca M. Hamner, R.L. Brownell Jr., and Paul R. Wade. 2010. Stock structure of western North Pacific minke whales based on mtDNA haplogroups from 'bycatch' and scientific whaling. Paper SC/62/NPM20 (revised) presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 10 p.
   
  Baker, Jason D., Andrew Westgate, and Tomo Eguchi. 2010. Vital rates and population dynamics. In: Ian L. Boyd, W. Don Bowen, and Sara J. Iverson (eds.), Marine mammal ecology and conservation: a handbook of techniques, p. 119-143. Oxford University Press.
   
  Barlow, J., L. Rojas-Bracho, C. Muñoz-Piña, and S. Mesnick. 2010. Conservation of the vaquita (Phocoena sinus) in the northern Gulf of California, Mexico. In: R.Q. Grafton, et al. (eds.), Handbook of marine fisheries conservation and management, p. 205-214. Oxford University Press, New York.
   
View Document Barlow, Jay. 2010. Cetacean abundance in the California Current estimated from a 2008 ship-based line-transect survey. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-456, 19 p.
   
View Document Barlow, Jay, Annette Henry, Jessica V. Redfern, Tina Yack, Alan Jackson, Candice Hall, Eric Archer, and Lisa Ballance. 2010. Oregon, California and Washington line-transect and ecosystem (ORCAWALE) 2008 cruise report. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-465, 33 p.
   
  Becker, E.A., K.A. Forney, M.C. Ferguson, D.G. Foley, R.C. Smith, J. Barlow, and J.V. Redfern. 2010. Comparing California Current cetacean-habitat models developed using in situ and remotely sensed sea surface temperature data. Marine Ecology Progress Series 413:163-183.
   
  Blight, Louise K., David G. Ainley, Stephen F. Ackley, Grant Ballard, Tosca Ballerini, Robert L. Brownell Jr., C.-H. Christina Cheng, Mariachiara Chiantore, Daniel Costa, Malcolm C. Coulter, Paul Dayton, Arthur L. Devries, Robert Dunbar, Sylvia Earle, Joseph T. Eastman, Steven D. Emslie, Clive W. Evans, Robert A. Garrott, Stacy Kim, Gerald Kooyman, Amelie Lescroel, Michael Lizotte, Melanie Massaro, Silvia Olmastroni, Paul J. Ponganis, Joellen Russell, Donald B. Siniff, Walker O. Smith Jr., Brent S. Stewart, Ian Stirling, Jay Willis, Peter Wilson, and Eric J. Woehler. 2010. Fishing for data in the Ross Sea. Science 330(6009):1316.
   
  Bograd, Steven J., William J. Sydeman, J. Barlow, A. Booth, R.D. Brodeur, J. Calambokidis, F. Chavez, W.R. Crawford, E. Di Lorenzo, R. Durazo, R. Emmett, J. Field, G. Gaxiola-Castro, W. Gilly, R. Goericke, J. Hildebrand, J.E. Irvine, M. Kahru, J.A. Koslow, B. Lavaniegos, M. Lowry, D.L. Mackas, M. Manzano-Sarabia, S.M. McKinnell, B.G. Mitchell, L. Munger, R.I. Perry, W.T. Peterson, S. Ralston, J. Schweigert, A. Suntsov, R. Tanasichuk, A.C. Thomas, and F. Whitney. 2010. Status and trends of the California Current region, 2003-2008. In: Stewart M. McKinnell and Michael J. Dagg (eds.), Marine ecosystems of the north Pacific Ocean, 2003-2008, p. 106-141. PICES Special Publication no. 4.
   
View Document Bradford, Amanda L., David W. Weller, Aimee R. Lang, Grigory A. Tsidulko, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2010. Comparing observations of age at first reproduction in western gray whales to estimates of age at sexual maturity in eastern gray whales. Paper SC/62/BRG2 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 6 p.
   
View Document Brownell, R.L., G.P. Donovan, H. Kato, F. Larsen, D. Mattila, R.R. Reeves, Y. Rock, V. Vladimirov, D. Weller, and Q. Zhu. 2010. Draft conservation plan for western North Pacific gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus). Paper SC/62/BRG24 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 61 p.
   
View Document Brownell, Robert L. Jr. 2010. Summary gray whale strandings in 2010: California, Oregon, and Washington. Paper SC/62/BRG35 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 3 p.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Karin A. Forney, Mark S. Lowry, Jay Barlow, Jason Baker, Dave Johnston, Brad Hanson, Robert L. Brownell, Jr., Jooke Robbins, David K. Mattila, Katherine Ralls, Marcia M. Muto, Deanna Lynch, and Lilian Carswell. 2010. U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2009. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-453, 336 p.
   
  Carrion-Cortez, Javier A., Patricia Zarate, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2010. Feeding ecology of the green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) in the Galapagos Islands. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 90(5):1005-1013.
   
  Chen, Tao, Samuel K. Hung, Yongsong Qiu, Xiaoping Jia, and Thomas Jefferson. 2010. Distribution, abundance, and individual movements of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins (Sousa chinensis) in the Pearl River Estuary, China. Mammalia 74(2):117-125.
   
View Document Chivers, Susan J., Robin W. Baird, Karen N. Martien, Barbara L. Taylor, Eric Archer, Antoinette M. Gorgone, Brittany L. Hancock, Nicole M. Hedrick, David Matilla, Daniel J. McSweeney, Erin M. Oleson, Carol L. Palmer, Victoria Pease, Kelly M. Robertson, Jooke Robbins, Juan Carlos Salinas, Gregory S. Schorr, Mark Schultz, Janet L. Thieleking, and Daniel L. Webster. 2010. Evidence of genetic differentiation for Hawai'i insular false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-458, 44 p.
   
View Document Chivers, Susan J., Wayne L. Perryman, Nicholas M. Kellar, James V. Carretta, Frederick I. Archer, Jessica V. Redfern, Annette E. Henry, Morgan S. Lynn, Candice Hall, Al Jackson, Gabriela Serra-Valente, Thomas J. Moore, Claire Surrey-Marsden, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2010. Ecosystem survey of Delphinus species cruise report. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-464, 53 p.
   
  Danil, K. 2010. Necropsy trailer at SWFSC. California Marine Mammal Stranding Network Newsletter 2(2):6.
   
  Danil, Kerri, Susan J. Chivers, Mike D. Henshaw, Janet L. Thieleking, Risa Daniels, and Judy A. St. Leger. 2010. Cetacean strandings in San Diego County, California, USA: 1851–2008. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 11(2):163-184.
   
  Donoso, Miguel, and Peter H. Dutton. 2010. Sea turtle bycatch in the Chilean pelagic longline fishery in the southeastern Pacific: Opportunities for conservation. Biological Conservation 143(11):2672-2684.
   
  Dunn, D.C., K. Stewart, R.H. Bjorkland, M. Haughton, S. Singh-Renton, R. Lewison, L Thorne, and P.N. Halpin. 2010. A regional analysis of coastal and domestic fishing effort in the wider Caribbean. Fisheries Research 102(1-2):60-68.
   
View Document Durban, J., A. Lang, D. Weller, D. Rugh, R. Hobbs, and W. Perryman. 2010. Comparing two methods of shore-based counts of eastern North Pacific gray whales. Paper SC/62/BRG8 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 6 p.
   
  Durban, J., D. Ellifrit, M. Dahlheim, J. Waite, C. Matkin, L. Barrett-Lennard, G. Ellis, R. Pitman, R. LeDuc, and P. Wade. 2010. Photographic mark-recapture analysis of clustered mammal-eating killer whales around the Aleutian Islands and Gulf of Alaska. Marine Biology 157(7):1591-1604.
   
  Eguchi, Tomoharu, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Robin A. LeRoux, Peter H. Dutton, and Donna L. Dutton. 2010. Abundance and survival rates of green turtles in an urban environment: coexistence of humans and an endangered species. Marine Biology 157(8):1869-1877.
   
  Elfes, Cristiane T., Glenn R. VanBlaricom, Daryle Boyd, John Calambokidis, Phillip J. Clapham, Ronald W. Pearce, Jooke Robbins, Juan Carlos Salinas, Janice M. Straley, Paul R. Wade, and Margaret M. Krahn. 2010. Geographic variation of persistent organic pollutant levels in humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) feeding areas of the North Pacific and North Atlantic. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 29(4):824-834.
   
  Feeney, R.F., R.J. Lavenberg, and R.L. Pitman. 2010. Description of a complete Liopropoma larva from the Gulf of California (Mexico) and its comparison with L. fasciatum and L. longilepis (Actinopterygii: Epinephelidae). Ciencias Marinas 36(1):83-89.
   
  Fiedler, Paul C. 2010. Comparison of objective descriptions of the thermocline. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 8:313-325.
   
View Document Forney, K. A. 2010. Serious injury determinations for cetaceans caught in Hawaii longline fisheries during 1994-2008. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-462, 19 p.
   
View Document Forney, Karin A., Robin W. Baird, and Erin M. Oleson. 2010. Rationale for the 2010 revision of stock boundaries for the Hawai'i insular and pelagic stocks of false killer whales, Pseudorca crassidens. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-471, 7 p.
   
  Gaos, Alexander R., F.A. Abreu-Grobois, J. Alfaro-Shigueto, D. Amorocho, R. Arauz, A. Baquero, R. Briseno, D. Chacon, C. Duenas, C. Hasbun, M. Liles, G. Mariona, C. Muccio, J.P. Munoz, W.J. Nichols, M. Pena, J.A. Seminoff, M. Vasquez, J. Urteaga, B. Wallace, I.L. Yanez, and P. Zarate. 2010. Signs of hope in the eastern Pacific: international collaboration reveals encouraging status for a severely depleted population of hawksbill turtles Eretmochelys imbricata. Oryx 44(4):595-601.
   
View Document Gerrodette, Tim, Barbara L. Taylor, Rene Swift, Shannon Rankin, Armando M. Jaramillo-Legorreta, and Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho. 2010. A combined visual and acoustic estimate of 2008 abundance, and change in abundance since 1997, for the vaquita, Phocoena sinus. Paper SC/62/SM3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 24 p.
   
  Graham, Tanya R., James T. Harvey, Scott R. Benson, Josiah S. Renfree, and David A. Demer. 2010. The acoustic identification and enumeration of scyphozoan jellyfish, prey for leatherback sea turtles (Dermochelys coriacea), off central California. ICES Journal of Marine Science 67(8):1739-1748.
   
  Hamann, M., M.H. Godfrey, J.A. Seminoff, K. Arthur, P.C.R. Barata, K.A. Bjorndal, A.B. Bolten, A.C. Broderick, L.M. Campbell, C. Carreras, P. Casale, M. Chaloupka, S.K.F. Chan, M.S. Coyne, L.B. Crowder, C.E. Diez, P.H. Dutton, S.P. Epperly, N.N. FitzSimmons, A. Formia, M. Girondot, G.C. Hays, I.J. Cheng, Y. Kaska, R. Lewison, J.A. Mortimer, W.J. Nichols, R.D. Reina, K. Shanker, J.R. Spotila, J. Tomas, B.P. Wallace, T.M. Work, J. Zbinden, and B.J. Godley. 2010. Global research priorities for sea turtles: informing management and conservation in the 21st century. Endangered Species Research 11(3):245-269.
   
  Howell, Evan A., Peter H. Dutton, Jeffrey J. Polovina, Helen Bailey, Denise M. Parker, and George H. Balazs. 2010. Oceanographic influences on the dive behavior of juvenile loggerhead turtles (Caretta caretta) in the North Pacific Ocean. Marine Biology 157(5):1011-1026.
   
  Jehl, Joseph R., Jr., and Annette E. Henry. 2010. The postbreeding migration of eared grebes. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 122(2):217-222.
   
View Document Kato, H., Y.R. An, M. Bravington, B. Brownell, P. Clapham, G. Donovan, P. Ensor, K. Matsuoka, T. Miyashita, H. Murase, and Walloe (IWC North Pacific Sighting Survey Planning Steering Group). 2010. Research plan for the 2010 IWC/Japan joint cetacean sighting survey in the North Pacific. Paper SC/62/IA10 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 10 p.
   
  Laikre, Linda, Fred W. Allendorf, Laurel C. Aroner, C. Scott Baker, David P. Gregovich, Michael M. Hansen, Jennifer A. Jackson, Katherine C. Kendall, Kevin McKelvey, Maile C. Neel, Isabelle Olivieri, Nils Ryman, Michael K. Schwartz, Ruth Short Bull, Jeffrey B. Stetz, David A. Tallmon, Barbara L. Taylor, Christina D. Vojta, Donald M. Waller, and Robin S. Waples. 2010. Neglect of genetic diversity in implementation of the Convention on Biology Diversity. Conservation Biology 24(1):86-88.
   
View Document Lang, Aimee R., David W. Weller, Richard G. Leduc, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2010. Genetic differentiation between western and eastern (Eschrichtius robustus) gray whale populations using microsatellite markers. Paper SC/62/BRG11 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 18 p.
   
View Document Lang, Aimee R., David W. Weller, Richard G. Leduc, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell, Jr. 2010. Delineating patterns of male reproductive success in the western gray whale (Eschrichtius robustus) population. Paper SC/62/BRG10 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 22 p.
   
View Document Matsuoka, K., L.A. Pastene, R. Brownell, T. Kitakado, and G. Donovan. 2010. A short review of recent Scientific Committee issues relating to the large whales in the North Pacific that might assist in setting priorities for a co-operative series of cruises. Paper SC/62/IA15 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 10 p.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., Frederick I. Archer, Andrew D. Foote, Julia Vilstrup, Eric E. Allen, Paul Wade, John Durban, Kim Parsons, Robert Pitman, Lewyn Li, Pascal Bouffard, Sandra C. Abel Nielsen, Morten Rasmussen, Eske Willerslev, M. Thomas P. Gilbert, and Timothy Harkins. 2010. Complete mitochondrial genome phylogeographic analysis of killer whales (Orcinus orca) indicates multiple species. Genome Research 20(7):908-916.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., Karen K. Martien, Frederick I. Archer, Frank Cipriano, Debbie Steel, Jennifer Jackson, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2010. Applied conservation genetics and the need for quality control and reporting of genetic data used in fisheries and wildlife management. Journal of Heredity 101(1):1-10.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., Victoria L. Pease, Brittany L. Hancock, Kelly M. Robertson, Caroline W. Antolik, and Ryan M. Huebinger. 2010. Characterization of 42 single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) markers for the bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus) for use in discriminating populations. Marine Mammal Science 26(3):716-732.
   
View Document Oleson, Erin M., Christofer H. Boggs, Karin A. Forney, M. Bradley Hanson, Donald R. Kobayashi, Barbara L. Taylor, Paul R. Wade, and Gina M. Ylitalo. 2010. Status review of Hawaiian insular false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) under the Endangered Species Act. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-PIFSC-22.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A. 2010. Blue whale photo-identification from IWC IDCR/SOWER cruises 1987/1988 to 2008/2009. Paper SC/62/SH29 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 6 p.
   
  Olson, Robert J., Brian N. Popo, Brittany S. Graham, Gladis A. Lopez-Ibarra, Felipe Galvan-Magana, Cleridy E. Lennert-Cody, Noemi Bocanegra-Castillo, Natalie J. Wallsgrove, Elizabeth Gier, Vanessa Alatorre-Ramirez, Lisa T. Ballance, and Brian Fry. 2010. Food-web inferences of stable isotope spatial patterns in copepods and yellowfin tuna in the pelagic eastern Pacific Ocean. Progress in Oceanography 86(1-2):124-138.
   
  Pajuelo, Mariela, Karen A. Bjorndal, Joanna Alfaro-Shigueto, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Jeffrey C. Mangel, and Alan B. Bolten. 2010. Stable isotope variation in loggerhead turtles reveals Pacific-Atlantic oceanographic differences. Marine Ecology Progress Series 417:277-285.
   
View Document Perryman, Wayne L., Stephen B. Reilly, and Richard A. Rowlett. 2010. Results of surveys of northbound gray whale calves 2001-2009 and examination of the full sixteen year series of estimates from the Piedras Blancas Light Station. Paper SC/62/BRG1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 11 p.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., and John W. Durban. 2010. Killer whale predation on penguins in Antarctica. Polar Biology 33(11):1589-1594.
   
View Document Rojas-Bracho, Lorenzo, Armando Jaramillo-Legoretta, Gustavo Cardenas, Edwyna Nieto, Paloma Ladron de Guevara, Barbara Taylor, Jay Barlow, Tim Gerrodette, Annette Henry, Nick Tregenza, Rene Swift, and Tomonari Akamatsu. 2010. Assessing trends in abundance for vaquita using acoustic monitoring: within refuge plan and outside refuge research needs. Workshop report -- October 19-23, 2009. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-459, 39 p.
   
View Document Rojas-Bracho, Lorenzo, Armando M. Jaramillo-Legorreta, Barb Taylor, Jay Barlow, Tim Gerrodette, Nick Tregenza, Rene Swift, and Tomonari Akamatsu. 2010. Assessing trends in abundance for vaquita using acoustic monitoring: within refuge plan and outside refuge research needs. Paper SC/62/SM5 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 11 p.
   
  Schwarz, Lisa K., Tim Gerrodette, and Frederick I. Archer. 2010. Comparison of closing and passing mode from a line-transect survey of delphinids in the eastern Tropical Pacific Ocean. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 11(3):253-265.
   
  Seminoff, Jeffrey A. 2010. Sea turtles of the Gulf of California: biology, bulture, and conservation. In: Richard C. Brusca (ed.), The Gulf of California: biodiversity and conservation, p. 135-167. University of Arizona Press.
   
  Staaf, Danna J., R.I. Ruiz-Cooley, Carl Elliger, Zora Lebaric, Bernadita Campos, Unai Markaida, and William F. Gilly. 2010. Ommastrephid squids Sthenoteuthis oualaniensis and Dosidicus gigas in the eastern Pacific show convergent biogeographic breaks but contrasting population structures. Marine Ecology Progress Series 418:165-178.
   
View Document Stewart, Kelly R., Rebecca L. Lewison, Daniel C. Dunn, Rhema H. Bjorkland, Shaleyla Kelez, Patrick N. Halpin, and Larry B. Crowder. 2010. Characterizing fishing effort and spatial extent of coastal fisheries. PLoS ONE 5(12):e14451.
   
  Tallmon, David A., Dave Gregovich, Robin S. Waples, C. Scott Baker, Jennifer Jackson, Barbara L. Taylor, Eric Archer, Karen K. Martien, Fred W. Allendorf, and Michael K. Schwartz. 2010. When are genetic methods useful for estimating contemporary abundance and detecting population trends? Molecular Ecology Resources 10(4):684-692.
   
  Taylor, Barbara L., Karen Martien, and Phillip Morin. 2010. Identifying units to conserve using genetic data. In: Ian L. Boyd, W. Don Bowen, and Sara J. Iverson (eds.), Marine mammal ecology and conservation: a handbook of techniques, p. 306-324. Oxford University Press.
   
  Tiwari, Manjula, George H. Balazs, and Stacy Hargrove. 2010. Estimating carrying capacity at the green turtle nesting beach of East Island, French Frigate Shoals. Marine Ecology Progress Series 419:289-294.
   
View Document Wade, Paul R., C. Scott Baker, Phillip J. Clapham, Robert Brownell Jr., Nick Gales, Howard Rosenbaum, Simon Childerhouse, and Louise Childers. 2010. Citation of Scientific Committee documents. Paper SC/62/SCP1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 2 p.
   
View Document Wade, Paul R., Robert L. Brownell Jr., and Toshio Kasuya. 2010. A review of the biology of western North Pacific minke whales relevant to stock structure. Paper SC/62/NPM13 (revised) presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 16 p.
   
  Wallace, Bryan P., Andrew D. DiMatteo, Brendan J. Hurley, Elena M. Finkbeiner, Alan B. Bolten, Milani Y. Chaloupka, Brian J. Hutchinson, F. Alberto Abreu-Grobois, Diego Amorocho, Karen A. Bjorndal, Jerome Bourjea, Brian W. Bowen, Raquel Briseno Duenas, Paolo Casale, B. C. Choudhury, Alice Costa, Peter H. Dutton, Alejandro Fallabrino, Alexandre Girard, Marc Girondot, Matthew H. Godfrey, Mark Hamann, Milagros Lopez- Mendilaharsu, Maria Angela Marcovaldi, Jeanne A. Mortimer, John A. Musick, Ronel Nel, Nicolas J. Pilcher, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Sebastian Troeng, Blair Witherington, and Roderic B. Mast. 2010. Regional management units for marine turtles: a novel framework for prioritizing conservation and research across multiple scales. PLoS ONE 5(12):e15465 (11 p.).
   
View Document Weller, Dave, Robert Brownell Jr., Alexander Burdin, Greg Donovan, Nick Gales, Finn Larsen, Randall Reeves, and Grigory Tsidulko (Scientific Steering Group). 2010. Progress report on the proposed research programme for satellite tagging western gray whales in 2010. Paper SC/62/BRG7 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC62 meeting, Agadir, Morocco, 2010). 6 p.
   
  Yack, Tina M., Jay Barlow, Marie A. Roch, holger Klinck, Steve Martin, David K. Mellinger, and Douglas Gillespie. 2010. Comparison of beaked whale detection algorithms. Applied Acoustics 71(11):1043-1049.
   
 
2009
View Document Amaral, Ana R., Luciano B. Beheregaray, Marina Sequeira, Kelly M. Robertson, M. Manuela Coelho, and Luciana M. Moller. 2009. Worldwide phylogeography of the genus Delphinus revisited. Paper SC/61/SM11 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 12 p.
   
  Archer, Frederick I. 2009. Striped dolphin: Stenella coeruleoalba. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 1127-1129. Academic Press.
   
  Baird, Robin W., Antoinette M. Gorgone, Daniel J. McSweeney, Allan D. Ligon, Mark H. Deakos, Daniel L. Webster, Gregory S. Schorr, and Karen K. Martien. 2009. Population structure of island-associated dolphins: evidence from photo-identification of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the main Hawaiian Islands. Marine Mammal Science 25(2):251-274.
   
  Ballance, Lisa T. 2009. Cetacean ecology. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 196-201. Academic Press.
   
  Ballance, Lisa T., David G. Ainley, Grant Ballard, and Kerry Barton. 2009. An energetic correlate between colony size and foraging effort in seabirds, an example of the Adelie penguin Pygoscelis adeliae. Journal of Avian Biology 40(3):279-288.
   
  Barlow, Jay. 2009. Management. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 679-682. Academic Press.
   
  Barlow, Jay, and Randall R. Reeves. 2009. Population status and trends. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 918-920. Academic Press.
   
View Document Barlow, Jay, Megan C. Ferguson, Elizabeth A. Becker, Jessica V. Redfern, Karin A. Forney, Ignacio L. Vilchis, Paul C. Fiedler, Tim Gerrodette, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2009. Predictive modeling of cetacean densities in the eastern Pacific Ocean. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-444, 206 p.
   
View Document Bickham, John W., Ryan M. Huebinger, Caleb D. Phillips, John C. Patton, Richard LeDuc, Lianne D. Postma, J. Craig George, and Robert Suydam. 2009. Assessing molecular substitution patterns in the mitochondrial control region compared to protein coding genes in two marine mammals. Paper SC/61/BRG7 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 14 p.
   
  Bradford, Amanda L., David W. Weller, Yulia V. Ivashchenko, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2009. Anthropogenic scarring of western gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus). Marine Mammal Science 25(1):161-175.
   
View Document Brownell, R.L. Jr., A.R. Lang, A.M. Burdin, A.B. Bradford, and D.W. Weller. 2009. The western gray whale population is distinct: a response to SC/61/BRG22. Paper SC/61/BRG30 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 4 p.
   
  Brownell, Robert L. Jr., and Alexey V. Yablokov. 2009. Whaling, illegal and pirate. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 1235-1239. Academic Press.
   
View Document Brownell, Robert L. Jr., Barbara Galletti Vernazzani, and Carol A. Carlson. 2009. Vessel collision with a large whale off southern Chile. Paper SC/61/BC7 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 6 p.
   
View Document Brownell, Robert L. Jr., C.-J. Yao, Chia-Shan Lee, Ming-Chih Wang, Wei-Cheng Yang, and Lien-Siang Chou. 2009. Worldwide review of pygmy killer whales, Feresa attenuata, mass strandings reveals Taiwan hot spot. Paper SC/61/SM1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 20 p.
   
View Document Brownell, Robert L. Jr., Yulia V. Ivashchenko, Tom Polacheck, and Phillip J. Clapham. 2009. Implications of SC/61/IA20. Paper SC/61/IA21 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 1 p.
   
  Brownell, Robert L., Jr., Katherine Ralls, Simone Baumann-Pickering, and M. Michael Poole. 2009. Behavior of melon-headed whales, Peponocephala electra, near oceanic islands. Marine Mammal Science 25(3):639-658.
   
View Document Burdin, Alexander M., Grigory A. Tsidulko, Maxim Sidorenko, Amanda L. Bradford, David W. Weller, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2009. Status of western gray whales off northeastern Sakhalin Island, Russia, in 2008. Paper SC/61/BRG8 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 7 p.
   
  Calambokidis, John, Jay Barlow, John K.B. Ford, Todd E. Chandler, and Annie B. Douglas. 2009. Insights into the population structure of blue whales in the Eastern North Pacific from recent sightings and photographic identification. Marine Mammal Science 25(4):816-832.
   
  Cappozzo, Humberto Luis, and William F. Perrin. 2009. South American sea lion: Otaria flavescens. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 1076-1079. Academic Press.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Karin A. Forney, and Scott R. Benson. 2009. Preliminary estimates of harbor porpoise abundance in California waters from 2002 to 2007. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-435, 10 p.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Karin A. Forney, Mark S. Lowry, Jay Barlow, Jason Baker, Dave Johnston, Brad Hanson, Marcia M. Muto, Deanna Lynch, and Lilian Carswell. 2009. U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2008. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-434, 336 p.
   
  Chivers, Susan J. 2009. Cetacean life history. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 215-220. Academic Press.
   
View Document Clapham, Phil, Yuri Mikhalev, Wally Franklin, David Paton, C. Scott Baker, Yulia V. Ivashchenko, and Robert L. Brownell, Jr. 2009. Catches of humpback whales, Megaptera novaeangliae, by the Soviet Union and other nations in the Southern Ocean, 1947-1973. Marine Fisheries Review 71(1):39-43.
   
View Document Conant, Therese A., Peter H. Dutton, Tomoharu Eguchi, Sheryan P. Epperly, Christina C. Fahy, Matthew H. Godfrey, Sandra L. MacPherson, Earl E. Possardt, Barbara A. Schroeder, Jeffrey A. Seminoff, Melissa L. Snover, Carrie M. Upite, and Blair E. Witherington. 2009. Loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) 2009 status review under the U.S. Endangered Species Act. U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Protected Resources, Silver Spring, Maryland. 222 p.
   
  Cooke, J.G., D.W. Weller, A.L. Bradford, A.M. Burdin, and R.L. Brownell. 2009. Updated population assessment of western gray whales. Paper SC/61/BRG28 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009).
   
  Donahue, Meghan A., and Wayne L. Perryman. 2009. Pygmy killer whale: Feresa attenuata. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 938-939. Academic Press.
   
  Dutton, Peter H., and Amy Frey. 2009. Characterization of polymorphic microsatellite markers for the green turtle (Chelonia mydas). Molecular Ecology Resources 9(1):354-356.
   
  Eguchi, Tomoharu, and Tim Gerrodette. 2009. A Bayesian approach to line-transect analysis for estimating abundance. Ecological Modelling 220(13-14):1620-1630.
   
  Engelhaupt, D., A.R. Hoelzel, C. Nicholson, A. Frantzis, S. Mesnick, S. Gero, H. Whitehead, L. Rendell, P. Miller, R. De Stefanis, A. Cañadas, S. Airold, and A.A. Mignucci-Giannoni. 2009. Female philopatry in coastal basins and male dispersion across the North Atlantic in a highly mobile marine species, the sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus). Molecular Ecology 18(20):4193-4205.
   
View Document Ensor, Paul, Hiroyuki Komiya, Saeko Kumagai, Sanna Kuningas, Paula Olson, and Yasunari Tsuda. 2009. 2008-2009 International Whaling Commission-Southern Ocean Whale and Ecosystem Research (IWC-SOWER) cruise. Paper SC/61/IA19 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 54 p.
   
  Fiedler, Paul C. 2009. The ocean environment. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 792-797. Academic Press.
   
View Document Fiedler, Paul, George Watters, Karin Forney, and Megan Ferguson. 2009. Oceanography and cetaceans in the eastern tropical Pacific. Paper SC/F09/CC10 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (IWC Workshop on Whales and Climate Change, Siena, Italy, February 2009). 3 p.
   
View Document Force, Michael P., and Lisa T. Ballance. 2009. A pink-footed shearwater in Hawai'i. 'Elepaio 69(6):39-40.
   
View Document Force, Michael P., James M. Cotton, Richard A. Rowlett, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2009. First records of Chatham Island petrel Pterodroma axillaris in the eastern Pacific Ocean. Marine Ornithology 37(3):277-279.
   
  Forney, Karin A. 2009. Surveys. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 1129-1131. Academic Press.
   
View Document Gales, N., P. Clapham, and R. Brownell Jr. 2009. Comments on implementation of the Annex P process in the JARPN II review. Paper SC/61/SCP1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 6 p.
   
  Gales, N.J., W.D. Bowen, D.W. Johnston, K.M. Kovacs, C.L. Littnan, W.F. Perrin, J.R. Reynolds III, and P.M. Thompson. 2009. Guidelines for the treatment of marine mammals in field research. Marine Mammal Science 25(3):725-736.
   
View Document Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, Elsa Cabrera, Carole Carlson, Mariano Sironi, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2009. Blue whales off Isla de Chiloe, Chile: update of 2009 field research season of the Alfaguara project. Paper SC/61/SH22 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 2 p.
   
  Gerrodette, Tim. 2009. The tuna-dolphin issue. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 1192-1195. Academic Press.
   
View Document Hamilton, Tiffanie A., Jessica V. Redfern, Jay Barlow, Lisa T. Ballance, Tim Gerrodette, Rennie S. Holt, Karin A. Forney, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2009. Atlas of cetacean sightings for Southwest Fisheries Science Center cetacean and ecosystem surveys: 1986-2005. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-440, 70 p.
   
  Heath, Carolyn B., and William F. Perrin. 2009. California, Galapagos, and Japanese sea lions: Zalophus californianus, Z. wollebaeki, and Z. japonicus. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 170-176. Academic Press.
   
  Hindell, Mark A., and William F. Perrin. 2009. Elephant seals: Mirounga angustirostris and M. leonina. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 364-368. Academic Press.
   
View Document Jaramillo-Legorreta, Armando M., Barb Taylor, Tim Gerrodette, Shannon Rankin, Rene Swift, and Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho. 2009. Report of Vaquita Expedition 2008 and current conservation actions. Paper SC/61/SM23 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 5 p.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A. 2009. Dall's porpoise Phoceonoides dalli. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 296-298. Academic Press.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A. 2009. Clymene dolphin: Stenella clymene. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 241-243. Academic Press.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A. 2009. Rough-toothed dolphin: Steno bredanensis. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 990-992. Academic Press.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A., Dagmar Fertl, Jaime Bolanos-Jimenez, and Alexandre N. Zerbini. 2009. Distribution of common dolphins (Delphinus spp.) in the western Atlantic Ocean: a critical re-examination. Marine Biology 156(6):1109-1124.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A., Paula A. Olson, Thomas R. Kieckhefer, and Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho. 2009. Photo-identification of the vaquita (Phocoena sinus): the world's most endangered cetacean. Latin American Journal of Aquatic Mammals 7(1-2):53-56.
   
  Kato, Hidehiro, and William F. Perrin. 2009. Bryde's whales: Balaenoptera edeni/brydei. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 158-163. Academic Press.
   
  Kellar, Nicholas M., Marisa L. Trego, Corina I. Marks, Susan J. Chivers, Kerri Danil, and Frederick I. Archer. 2009. Blubber testosterone: a potential marker of male reproductive status in short-beaked common dolphins. Marine Mammal Science 25(3):507-522.
   
  Larese, Jason P., and Susan J. Chivers. 2009. Growth and reproduction of female eastern and whitebelly spinner dolphins incidentally killed in the eastern tropical Pacific tuna purse-seine fishery. Canadian Journal of Zoology 87(6):537-552.
   
  LeDuc, Rick. 2009. Delphinids, overview. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 298-302. Academic Press.
   
  LeDuc, Rick. 2009. Biogeography. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 112-115. Academic Press.
   
  Martien, Karen K., Dave Gregovich, Mark V. Bravington, Andre E. Punt, Allan E. Strand, David A. Tallmon, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2009. TOSSM: an R package for assessing performance of genetic analytical methods in a management context. Molecular Ecology Resources 9(6):1456-1459.
   
  McDonald, Mark A., John A. Hildebrand, and Sarah Mesnick. 2009. Worldwide decline in tonal frequencies of blue whale songs. Endangered Species Research 9(1):13-21.
   
  Mesnick, Sarah L., and Katherine Ralls. 2009. Mating systems. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 712-719. Academic Press.
   
  Mizroch, Sally A., Dale W. Rice, Denny Zwiefelhoffer, Janice Waite, and Wayne L. Perryman. 2009. Distribution and movements of fin whales in the North Pacific Ocean. Mammal Review 39(3):193-227.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., and Andrew E. Dizon. 2009. Genetics for management. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 477-483. Academic Press.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., Carl Manaster, Sarah L. Mesnick, and Robert Holland. 2009. Normalization and binning of historical and multi-source microsatellite data: overcoming the problems of allele size shift with Allelogram. Molecular Ecology Resources 9(6):1451-1455.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., Karen K. Martien, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2009. Assessing statistical power of SNPs for population structure and conservation studies. Molecular Ecology Resources 9(1):66-73.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., Richard G. LeDuc, Frederick I. Archer, Karen K. Martien, Ryan Huebinger, John W. Bickham, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2009. Significant deviations from Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium caused by low levels of microsatellite genotyping errors. Molecular Ecology Resources 9(2):498-504.
   
  Newton, Kelly M., Donald A. Croll, Hannahrose M. Nevins, Scott R. Benson, James T. Harvey, and Bernie R. Tershy. 2009. At-sea mortality of seabirds based on beachcast and offshore surveys. Marine Ecology Progress Series 392:295-305.
   
  Olson, Paula A. 2009. Pilot whales: Globicephala melas and G. macrorhynchus. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 847-852. Academic Press.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A. 2009. Blue whale photo-identification from IWC IDCR/SOWER surveys. Paper SC/61/SH19 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 6 p.
   
  Pack, Adam A., Louis M. Herman, Scott S. Spitz, Siri Hakala, Mark H. Deakos, and Elia Y.K. Herman. 2009. Male humpback whales in the Hawaiian breeding grounds preferentially associate with larger females. Animal Behaviour 77(3):653-662.
   
  Perrin, William F. 2009. Species. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 1084-1087. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, William F. 2009. Atlantic spotted dolphin: Stenella frontalis. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 54-56. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, William F. 2009. Geographic variation. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 492-498. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, William F. 2009. Pantropical spotted dolphin: Stenella attenuata. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 819-821. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, William F. 2009. Coloration. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 243-249. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, William F. 2009. Early days of the tuna/dolphin problem. Aquatic Mammals 35(2):292-305.
   
  Perrin, William F. 2009. Spinner dolphin: Stenella longirostris. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 1100-1103. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, William F. 2009. Common dolphins: Delphinus delphis and D. capensis. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 255-259. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, William F. Bernd Würsig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.). 2009. Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.). Academic Press. 1316 p.
   
  Perrin, William F., and Joseph R. Geraci. 2009. Stranding. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 1118-1123. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, William F., and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2009. Minke whales: Balaenoptera acutorostrata and B. bonaerensis. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 733-735. Academic Press.
   
View Document Perrin, William F., James G. Mead, and Robert L. Brownell, Jr. 2009. Review of the evidence used in the description of currently recognized cetacean subspecies. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-450, 38 p.
   
  Perryman, Wayne L. 2009. Melon-headed whale: Peponocephala electra. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 719-721. Academic Press.
   
  Pitman, Robert. 2009. Mesoplodont whales: (Mesoplodon spp.). In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 721-726. Academic Press.
   
  Pitman, Robert. 2009. Indo-Pacific beaked whale: Indopacetus pacificus. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 600-602. Academic Press.
   
  Pitman, Robert L. 2009. Albatross: their world, their ways. By Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, and Julian Fitter [book review]. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 121(1):218-219.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., and John W. Durban. 2009. Save the Seal! Natural History 118(9):48.
   
  Ralls, Katherine, and Sarah Mesnick. 2009. Sexual dimorphism. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 1005-1011. Academic Press.
   
View Document Rankin, Shannon, René Swift, Denise Risch, Barbara Taylor, Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho, Armando Jaramillo-Legorreta, Jonathon Gordon, Tom Akamatsu, and Satoko Kimura. 2009. Vaquita Expedition 2008: Preliminary results from a towed hydrophone survey of the vaquita from the Vaquita Express in the upper Gulf of California. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-439, 38 p.
   
View Document Reeves, R.R., and R.L. Brownell Jr. (eds.). 2009. Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin assessment workshop report: Solomon Islands case study of Tursiops aduncus. IUCN Species Survival Commission, Occasional Paper no. 40 (53 p.).
   
View Document Regan, Tracey, Barbara Taylor, Grant Thompson, Jean Cochrane, Richard Merrick, Marta Nammack, Scott Rumsey, Katherine Ralls, and Michael Runge. 2009. Developing a structure for quantitative listing criteria for the U.S. Endangered Species Act using performance testing: Phase 1 report. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-437, 166 p.
   
  Robertson, Kelly M., and Peter W. Arnold. 2009. Australian snubfin dolphin: Orcaella heinsohni. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 62-64. Academic Press.
   
  Roden, Suzanne E., Peter H. Dutton, and Phillip A. Morin. 2009. Characterization of single nucleotide polymorphism markers for the green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas). Molecular Ecology Resources 9(3):1055-1060.
   
  Roden, Suzanne E., Peter H. Dutton, and Phillip A. Morin. 2009. AFLP fragment isolation technique as a method to produce random sequences for single nucleotide polymorphism discovery in the green turtle, Chelonia mydas. Journal of Heredity 100(3):390-393.
   
  Schramm, Yolanda, S.L. Mesnick, J. de la Rosa, D.M. Palacios, M.S. Lowry, D. Aurioles-Gamboa, H.M. Snell, and S. Escorza-Treviño. 2009. Phylogeography of California and Galápagos sea lions and population structure within the California sea lion. Marine Biology 156(7):1375-1387.
   
  Scott, Michael D., and Susan J. Chivers. 2009. Movements and diving behavior of pelagic spotted dolphins. Marine Mammal Science 25(1):137-160.
   
  Sears, Richard, William F. Perrin. 2009. Blue whale: Balaenoptera musculus. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 120-124. Academic Press.
   
  Seminoff, Jeffrey A., T. Todd Jones, Tomoharu Eguchi, Mervin Hastings, and David R. Jones. 2009. Stable carbon and nitrogen isotope discrimination in soft tissues of the leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea): Insights for trophic studies of marine turtles. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 381(1):33-41.
   
  Shamblin, Brian M., Brant C. Faircloth, Mark G. Dodd, Dean A. Bagley, Llewellyn M. Ehrhart, Peter H. Dutton, Amy Frey, and Campbell J. Nairn. 2009. Tetranucleotide markers from the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) and their cross-amplification in other marine turtle speces. Conservation Genetics 10(3):577-580.
   
  Tezanos-Pinto, Gabriela, Charles Scott Baker, Kirsty Russell, Karen Martien, Robin W. Baird, Alistair Hutt, Gregory Stone, Antonio A. Mignucci-Giannoni, Susana Caballero, Tetusya Endo, Shane Lavery, Marc Oremus, Carlos Olavarria, and Claire Garrigue. 2009. A worldwide perspective on the population structure and genetic diversity of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in New Zealand. Journal of Heredity 100(1):11-24.
   
  Topalov, K., A. Schimmelmann, P.D. Polly, P.E. Sauer, and M. Lowry. 2009. D/H of bone collagen as environmental and trophic indicator [abstract]. Abstracts of the 19th Annual V.M. Goldschmidt Conference (Davos, Switzerland). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 73(13, suppl. 1):A1340.
   
View Document Van Parijs, Sofie M., Chris W. Clark, Renata S. Sousa-Lima, Susan E. Parks, Shannon Rankin, Denise Risch, Ilse C. Van Opzeeland. 2009. Management and research applications of real-time and archival passive acoustic sensors over varying temporal and spatial scales. Marine Ecology Progress Series 395:21-36.
   
  Vilchis, L. Ignacio, Lisa T. Ballance, and William Watson. 2009. Temporal variability of neustonic ichthyoplankton assemblages of the eastern Pacific warm pool: Can community structure be linked to climate variability? Deep-Sea Research I 56(1):125-140.
   
View Document Weimerskirch, Henri, Matthieu Le Corre, Charles-Andre Bost, Lisa T. Ballance, Robert L. Pitman. 2009. L'avifaune et l'ecologie des oiseaux marins. In: Loic Charpy (ed.), Clipperton, environnement et biodiversite d'un microcosme oceanique, p. 381-392. Museum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris. Patrimoines naturels no. 68.
   
View Document Weller, Dave, Robert Brownell Jr., Alexander Burdin, Greg Donovan, Nick Gales, Finn Larsen, Randy Reeves, and Grigory Tsidulko. 2009. A proposed research programme for satellite tagging western gray whales in 2010. Paper SC/61/BRG31 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 3 p.
   
  Weller, David W. 2009. Predation on marine mammals. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 923-932. Academic Press.
   
View Document Weller, David W., Amanda L. Bradford, Aimee R. Lang, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2009. Birth-intervals and sex composition of western gray whales summering off Sakhalin Island, Russia. Paper SC/60/BRG10 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 7 p.
   
View Document Weller, David W., Amanda L. Bradford, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2009. The incidence of killer whale tooth rakes on western gray whales off Sakhalin Island, Russia. Paper SC/61/BRG9 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC61 meeting, Madeira, Portugal, 2009). 7 p.
   
  Wursig, Bernd, William F. Perrin, and J.G.M. Thewissen. 2009. History of marine mammal research. In: William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals (2nd ed.), p. 565-569. Academic Press.
   
View Document Yack, Tina M., Jay P. Barlow, Shannon Rankin, and Douglas Gillespie. 2009. Testing and validation of automated whistle and click detectors using PAMGUARD 1.0. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-443, 55 p.
   
  Ylitalo, Gina M., Robin W. Baird, Gladys K. Yanagida, Daniel L. Webster, Susan J. Chivers, Jennie L. Bolton, Gregory S. Schorr, and Daniel J. McSweeney. 2009. High levels of persistent organic pollutants measured in blubber of island-associated false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) around the main Hawaiian Islands. Marine Pollution Bulletin 58(12):1922-1952.
   
 
2008
  Akamatsu, T., D. Wang, K. Wang, S. Li, S. Dong, X. Zhao, J. Barlow, B.S. Stewart, and M. Richlen. 2008. Estimation of the detection probability for Yangtze finless porpoises (Neophocaena phocaenoides asiaeorientalis) with a passive acoustic method. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 123(6):4403-4411.
   
View Document Alfaro Shigueto, Joanna, Jeffrey Mangel, Mariela Pajuelo, Celia Maria Caceres Bueno, Jeffrey Seminoff, and Peter Duton. 2008. Bycatch in the artisan Peruvian fisheries: gillnets versus longlines [abstract]. In: Alan F. Rees, et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation (22-28 February 2007, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA), p. 192. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-569.
   
  Alter, S.E., H.C. Rosenbaum, L.D. Posma, C. Gaines, D. Weber, M.G. Egan, M. Lindsay, G. Amato, L. Dueck, R.L. Brownell, P. Whitridge, and M.P. Heide-Jorgensen. 2008. Genetic diversity and population differentiation in modern and Holocene bowhead whales from the eastern Canadian Arctic. Paper SC/60/BRG31 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008).
   
  Andrews, Russel D., Robert L. Pitman, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2008. Satellite tracking reveals distinct movement patterns for Type B and Type C killer whales in the southern Ross Sea, Antarctica. Polar Biology 31(12):1461-1468.
   
View Document Archer, Frederick I., Annette E. Henry, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2008. Stenella abundance research line transect and ecosystem (STAR-LITE) 2007 cruise report. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-433, 19 p.
   
  Baird, Robin W., Antoinette M. Gorgone, Daniel J. McSweeney, Daniel L. Webster, Dan R. Salden, Mark H. Deakos, Allan D. Ligon, Gregory S. Schorr, Jay Barlow, and Sabre D. Mahaffy. 2008. False killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) around the main Hawaiian Islands: long-term site fidelity, inter-island movements and association patterns. Marine Mammal Science 24(3):591-612.
   
  Baird, Robin W., Daniel L. Webster, Gregory S. Schorr, Daniel J. McSweeney, and Jay Barlow. 2008. Diel variation in beaked whale diving behavior. Marine Mammal Science 24(3):630-642.
   
  Barlow, J., M. Kahru, and B.G. Mitchell. 2008. Cetacean biomass, prey consumption, and primary production requirements in the California Current ecosystem. Marine Ecology Progress Series 371:285-295.
   
View Document Barlow, Jay, Shannon Rankin, Alan Jackson, and Annette Henry. 2008. Marine mammal data collected during the Pacific Islands Cetacean and Ecosystem Assessment Survey (PICEAS) conducted aboard the NOAA ship McArthur II, July-November 2005. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-420, 27 p.
   
View Document Barlow, Jay, Shannon Rankin, and Steve Dawson. 2008. A guide to constructing hydrophones and hydrophone arrays for monitoring marine mammal vocalizations. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-417, 19 p.
   
View Document Bograd, Steven, Daniel Palacios, William Sydeman, Scott Benson, Mark Carr, and Mark Readdie. 2008. The phenology of coastal upwelling in the California Current. Report to NOAA Fisheries and the Environment (FATE) program, Project 07-07. NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Silver Spring, Maryland. 4 p.
   
  Bradford, Amanda L., David W. Weller, Paul R. Wade, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2008. Population abundance and growth rate of western gray whales Eschrichtius robustus. Endangered Species Research 6(1):1-14.
   
View Document Bradford, Amanda L., David W. Weller, Yulia V. Ivashchenko, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2008. Seasonal and annual variation in body condition of western gray whales off northeastern Sakhalin Island, Russia. Paper SC/60/BRG16 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 12 p.
   
View Document Branch, T.A., C. Allison, Y.A. Mikhalev, D. Tormosov, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2008. Historical catch series for Antarctic and pygmy blue whales. Paper SC/60/SH9 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 11 p.
   
  Brownell, R.L., C.A. Carlson, B.G. Vernazzani, and E. Cabrera. 2008. Skin lesions on blue whales off southern Chile. Paper SC/60/SH25 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008).
   
  Caballero, Susana, Jennifer Jackson, Antonio A. Mignucci-Giannoni, Hector Barrios-Garrido, Sandra Beltran-Pedreros, Maria G. Montiel-Villalobos, Kelly M. Robertson, and C. Scott Baker. 2008. Molecular systematics of South American dolphins Sotalia: sister taxa determination and phylogenetic relationships, with insights into a multi-locus phylogeny of the Delphinidae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46(1):252-268.
   
View Document Carretta, James V., Jay Barlow, and Lyle Enriquez. 2008. Acoustic pingers eliminate beaked whale bycatch in a gill net fishery. Marine Mammal Science 24(4):956-961.
   
  Cheng, I.-J., P.H. Dutton, C.-L. Chen, H.-C. Chen, Y-H. Chen, and J.-W. Shea. 2008. Comparison of the genetics and nesting ecology of two green turtle rookeries. Journal of Zoology 276(4):375-384.
   
  Cowan, D.F., and B.E. Curry. 2008. Histopathology of the alarm reaction in small odontocetes. Journal of Comparative Pathology 139(1):24-33.
   
  Cramer, Katie L., Wayne L. Perryman, and Tim Gerrodette. 2008. Declines in reproductive output in two dolphin populations depleted by the yellowfin tuna purse-seine fishery. Marine Ecology Progress Series 369:273-285.
   
View Document Dolman, Sarah J., Robert J. Reid, Jason P. Barley, Rob Deaville, Paul D. Jepson, Mick O'Connell, Simon Berrow, Ros S. Penrose, Eunice Pinn, Peter T. Stevick, Susannah Calderan, Kevin P. Robinson, Thomas K. Doyle, Robert L. Brownell Jr., and Mark P. Simmonds. 2008. A preliminary note on the unprecedented strandings of 45 deep-diving odontocetes along the UK and Irish coast between January and April 2008. Paper SC/60/E5 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 9 p.
   
  Eguchi, Tomoharu. 2008. An introduction to Bayesian statistics without using equations. Marine Turtle Newsletter 122:1-5.
   
View Document Ensor, Paul, Kiyokuni Minami, Laura Morse, Paula Olson, and Keiko Sekiguchi. 2008. 2007-2008 International Whaling Commission-Southern Ocean Whale and Ecosystem Research (IWC-SOWER) Cruise. Paper SC/60/IA1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 51 p.
   
View Document Fiedler, Paul C., and Jaime Färber Lorda. 2008. Zooplankton night/day ratios and the oxygen minimum layer in the eastern Pacific. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-424, 12 p.
   
View Document George, J.C., D. Wetzel, T.M. O'Hara, K. Robertson, L. Dehn, R. LeDuc, and J. Reynolds. 2008. An analysis of ancient bowhead whale mangtak from Gambell Alaska: What can it tell us? Paper SC/60/E2 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 11 p.
   
View Document Gerrodette, Tim, George Watters, Wayne Perryman, and Lisa Ballance. 2008. Estimates of 2006 dolphin abundance in the eastern tropical Pacific, with revised estimates from 1986-2003. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-422, 39 p.
   
View Document Gilpatrick, James W., Jr., and Wayne L. Perryman. 2008. Geographic variation in external morphology of North Pacific and Southern Hemisphere blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus). Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 10(1):9-21.
   
  Haas, Heather L., Erin LaCasella, Robin LeRoux, Henry Milliken, and Brett Hayward. 2008. Characteristics of sea turtles incidentally captured the U.S. Atlantic sea scallop dredge fishery. Fisheries Research 93(3):289-295.
   
View Document Hall, Candice, Keith W. Roberts, Sean M. Finney, William P. Mowitt, David Gothan, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2008. Report of a hydrographic survey of Clipperton Ridge conducted aboard the David Starr Jordan during the Stenella Abundance Research cruise 2006. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-419, 41 p.
   
View Document Jackson, A., T. Gerrodette, S. Chivers, M. Lynn, S. Rankin, and S. Mesnick. 2008. Marine mammal data collected during a survey in the eastern tropical Pacific ocean aboard NOAA ships David Starr Jordan and McArthur II, July 28 - December 7, 2006. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-421, 45 p.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A., Marc A. Webber, and Robert L. Pitman. 2008. Marine mammals of the world: a comprehensive guide to their identification. Academic Press / Elsevier. 573 p.
   
View Document Kane, Emily A., Paula A. Olson, Tim Gerrodette, and Paul C. Fiedler. 2008. Prevalence of the commensal barnacle Xenobalanus globicipitis on cetacean species in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean, and a review of global occurrence. Fishery Bulletin 106(4):395-404.
   
  Kobayashi, D.R., J.J. Polovina, D.M. Parker, N. Kamezaki, I.-J. Cheng, I. Uchida, P.H. Dutton, and G.H. Balazs. 2008. Pelagic habitat characterization of loggerhead sea turtles, Caretta caretta, in the North Pacific Ocean (1997-2006): insights from satellite tag tracking and remotely sensed data. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 356:96-114.
   
  Krahn, Margaret M., Robert L. Pitman, Douglas G. Burrows, David P. Herman, and Ronald W. Pearce. 2008. Use of chemical tracers to assess diet and persistent organic pollutants in Antarctic Type C killer whales. Marine Mammal Science 24(3):643-663.
   
  Larese, Jason P., and Susan J. Chivers. 2008. Age estimates for female eastern and whitebelly spinner dolphins (Stenella longirostris) incidentally killed in the eastern tropical Pacific tuna purse-seine fishery from 1973-82. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 10(2):169-177.
   
  LeDuc, R.G., K.K. Martien, P.A. Morin, N. Hedrick, K.M. Robertson, B.L. Taylor, N.S. Mugue, R.G. Borodin, D.A. Zelenina, D. Litovka, and J.C. George. 2008. Mitochondrial genetic variation in bowhead whales in the western Arctic. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 10(2):93-97.
   
  LeDuc, Richard, Kelly M. Robertson, and Robert L. Pitman. 2008. Mitochondrial sequence divergence among Antarctic killer whale ecotypes is consisten with multiple species. Biology Letters 4(4):426-429.
   
  Lopez-Mendilaharsu, Milagros, Susan C. Gardner, Rafael Riosmena-Rodriguez, and Jeffrey A. Seminoff. 2008. Diet selection by immature green turtles (Chelonia mydas) at Bahia Magdalena foraging ground in the Pacific Coast of the Baja California Peninsula, Mexico. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 88(3):641-647.
   
View Document Lowry, Mark S., James V. Carretta, and Karin A. Forney. 2008. Pacific harbor seal census in California during May-July 2002 and 2004. California Fish and Game 94(4):180-193.
   
View Document Martien, Karen K., and David P. Gregovich. 2008. Comparative performance testing of spatially explicit genetic analytical methods. Paper SC/60/SD4 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 10 p.
   
View Document Martien, Karen K., Dave Gregovich, Mark V. Bravington, Andre E. Punt, Allan E. Strand, David A. Tallmon, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2008. TOSSM: an R package for assessing performance of genetic analytical methods in a management context. Paper SC/60/SD2 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 5 p.
   
View Document Martien, Karen K., David P. Gregovich, and Andre E. Punt. 2008. Evaluating the performance of the CLA when population structure is not correctly identified. Paper SC/60/SD3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 10 p.
   
  McMichael, Erin, Jeffrey Seminoff, and Raymond Carthy. 2008. Growth rates of wild green turtles, Chelonia mydas, at a temperate foraging habitat in the northern Gulf of Mexico: assessing short-term effects of cold-stunning on growth. Journal of Natural History 42(43-44):2793-2807.
   
View Document Morin, Phillip A., Karen K. Martien, Frederick I. Archer, Frank Cipriano, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2008. A template for quality control and reporting of genetic data used in management. Paper SC/60/SD1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008).
   
  Noren, S.R., G. Biedenbach, J.V. Redfern, and E.F. Edwards. 2008. Hitching a ride: the formation locomotion strategy of dolphin calves. Functional Ecology 22(2):278-283.
   
  Norman, Stephanie A., Ronald F. DiGiacomo, Frances M.D. Gulland, John Scott Meschke, and Mark S. Lowry. 2008. Risk factors for an outbreak of leptospirosis in California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) in California, 2004. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 44(4):837-844.
   
  O'Corry-Crowe, Gregory. 2008. Climate change and the molecular ecology of arctic marine mammals. Ecological Applications 18(2, suppl.):S56-S76.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A. 2008. Status of blue whale photo-identification from IWC IDCR/SOWER cruises 1987-1988 to 2007-2008. Paper SC/60/SH29 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 7 p.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A., and Tim Gerrodette. 2008. Killer whales of the eastern tropical Pacific: a catalog of photo-identified individuals. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-428, 120 p.
   
View Document Pagen, Rich, Peter Pyle, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2008. A Fregetta storm-petrel off western Mexico. Western Birds 39(4):225-227.
   
  Palacios, D.M., and K.A. Forney. 2008. Cetacean abundance on the western side of the Galápagos Islands during April 2000. Paper SC/60/SM7 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008).
   
View Document Palacios, Daniel M., Tim Gerrodette, Carolina Garcia, Isabel C. Avila, German A. Soler, Sandra Bessudo, and Fernando Trujillo. 2008. Distribution and relative abundance of oceanic cetaceans in Colombia's Pacific EEZ from survey cruises and platforms of opportunity. Paper SC/60/SM4 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008).
   
  Perrin, William F. 2008. In search of peer reviewers. Science 319(5859):32.
   
View Document Perrin, William F., Kelly M. Robertson, and William A. Walker. 2008. Diet of the striped dolphin, Stenella coeruleoalba, in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-418, 26 p.
   
  Pitman, Robert L. 2008. Killer snowballs. Natural History 117(10):56.
   
View Document Rankin, Shannon, Jay Barlow, and Julie Oswald. 2008. An assessment of the accuracy and precision of localization of a stationary sound source using a two-element towed hydrophone array. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-416, 29 p.
   
View Document Rankin, Shannon, Jay Barlow, Julie Oswald, and Lisa Ballance. 2008. Acoustic studies of marine mammals during seven years of combined visual and acoustic line-transect surveys for cetaceans in the eastern and central Pacific Ocean. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-429, 58 p.
   
  Rankin, Shannon, Julie N. Oswald, and Jay Barlow. 2008. Acoustic behavior of dolphins in the Pacific Ocean: implications for using passive acoustic methods for population studies. Canadian Acoustics 36(1):88-92.
   
  Redfern, J.V., J. Barlow, L.T. Ballance, T. Gerrodette, and E.A. Becker. 2008. Absence of scale dependence in dolphin-habitat models for the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 363:1-14.
   
  Schipper, Jan, Janice S. Chanson, Federica Chiozza, Neil A. Cox, Michael Hoffmann, Vineet Katariya, John Lamoreux, Ana S. L. Rodrigues, Simon N. Stuart, Helen J. Temple, Jonathan Baillie, Luigi Boitani, Thomas E. Lacher Jr., Russell A. Mittermeier, Andrew T. Smith, Daniel Absolon, John M. Aguiar, Giovanni Amori, Noura Bakkour, Ricardo Baldi, Richard J. Berridge, Jon Bielby, Patricia Ann Black, J. Julian Blanc, Thomas M. Brooks, James A. Burton, Thomas M. Butynski, Gianluca Catullo, Roselle Chapman, Zoe Cokeliss, Ben Collen, Jim Conroy, Justin G. Cooke, Gustavo A. B. da Fonseca, Andrew E. Derocher, Holly T. Dublin, J. W. Duckworth, Louise Emmons, Richard H. Emslie, Marco Festa-Bianchet, Matt Foster, Sabrina Foster, David L. Garshelis, Cormack Gates, Mariano Gimenez-Dixon, Susana Gonzalez, Jose Fernando Gonzalez-Maya, Tatjana C. Good, Geoffrey Hammerson, Philip S. Hammond, David Happold, Meredith Happold, John Hare, Richard B. Harris, Clare E. Hawkins, Mandy Haywood, Lawrence R. Heaney, Simon Hedges, Kristofer M. Helgen, Craig Hilton-Taylor, Syed Ainul Hussain, Nobuo Ishii, Thomas A. Jefferson, Richard K. B. Jenkins, Charlotte H. Johnston, Mark Keith, Jonathan Kingdon, David H. Knox, Kit M. Kovacs, Penny Langhammer, Kristin Leus, Rebecca Lewison, Gabriela Lichtenstein, Lloyd F. Lowry, Zoe Macavoy, Georgina M. Mace, David P. Mallon, Monica Masi, Meghan W. McKnight, Rodrigo A. Medellin, Patricia Medici, Gus Mills, Patricia D. Moehlman, Sanjay Molur, Arturo Mora, Kristin Nowell, John F. Oates, Wanda Olech, William R. L. Oliver, Monik Oprea, Bruce D. Patterson, William F. Perrin, Beth A. Polidoro, Caroline Pollock, Abigail Powel, Yelizaveta Protas, Paul Racey, Jim Ragle, Pavithra Ramani, Galen Rathbun, Randall R. Reeves, Stephen B. Reilly, John E. Reynolds III, Carlo Rondinini, Ruth Grace Rosell-Ambal, Monica Rulli, Anthony B. Rylands, Simona Savini, Cody J. Schank, Wes Sechrest, Caryn Self-Sullivan, Alan Shoemaker, Claudio Sillero-Zubiri, Naamal De Silva, David E. Smith, Chelmala Srinivasulu, Peter J. Stephenson, Nico van Strien, Bibhab Kumar Talukdar, Barbara L. Taylor, Rob Timmins, Diego G. Tirira, Marcelo F. Tognelli, Katerina Tsytsulina, Liza M. Veiga, Jean-Christophe Vie, Elizabeth A. Williamson, Sarah A. Wyatt, Yan Xie, Bruce E. Young. 2008. The status of the world's land and marine mammals: diversity, threat, and knowledge. Science 322(5899):225-230.
   
  Seminoff, Jeffrey A., and Kartik Shanker. 2008. Marine turtles and IUCN Red Listing: a review of the process, the pitfalls, and novel assessment approaches. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 356(1-2):52-68.
   
  Shoffler, Sarah, Meghan Donohue, and Sarah Mesnick. 2008. NOAA Fisheries Service: What have we done for you lately? Our long-term commitment to conserving marine resources. Mains'l Haul 44(1-2):80-91. Maritime Museum Association of San Diego.
   
  Vernazzani, B.G., C.A. Carlson, E. Cabrera, and R.L. Brownell. 2008. Status of blue whales off Isla de Chiloe, Chile, during 2008 field season. Paper SC/60/SH24 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008).
   
  Vernazzani, B.G., C.A. Carlson, E. Cabrera, J. Capella, and R.L. Brownell. 2008. Recent humpback whale sightings off Isla de Chiloe, 2006-2008. Paper SC/60/SH26 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 4 p.
   
  Vernazzani, B.G., R.L. Brownell, and E. Cabrera. 2008. Sightings of right whales off Chile and Peru from 1976-2007. Paper SC/60/BRG22 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008).
   
  Wang, John Y., Samuel K. Hung, Shih Chu Yang, Thomas A. Jefferson, and Eduardo R. Secchi. 2008. Population differences in the pigmentation of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins, Sousa chinensis, in Chinese waters. Mammalia 72(4):302-308.
   
  Watters, George M., Robert J. Olson, John C. Field, and Timothy E. Essington. 2008. Range expansion of the Humboldt squid was not caused by tuna fishing. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 105(3):E5.
   
  Weller, D.W., A.L. Bradford, A.R. Lang, A.M. Burdin, and R.L. Brownell. 2008. Calving intervals and sex ratio of western gray whales. Paper SC/60/BRG11 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008).
   
  Weller, D.W., W.L. Perryman, and R.L. Brownell. 2008. Will climate change influence migratory timing and predation rates on eastern gray whales? Paper SC/60/E8 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008).
   
View Document Weller, David W. 2008. Report of the Large Whale Tagging Workshop (10 December 2005, San Diego, California, USA). Contract report to the U.S. Marine Mammal Commission (32 p.).
   
View Document Weller, David W., Amanda L. Bradford, Aimee R. Lang, Hyun Woo Kim, Maxim Sidorenko, Grigory A. Tsidulko, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2008. Status of western gray whales off northeastern Sakhalin Island, Russia, in 2007. Paper SC/60/BRG3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC60 meeting, Santiago, Chile, 2008). 9 p.
   
  Yang, W.-C., L.-S. Chou, P.D. Jepson, R.L. Brownell Jr., D. Cowan, P.-H. Chang, H.-I. Chiou, C.-J. Yao, T.K. Yamada, J.-T. Chiu, P.-J. Wang, and A. Fernandez. 2008. Unusual cetacean mortality event in Taiwan, possibly linked to naval activities. Veterinary Record 162(6):184-185.
   
  Zhao, Xiujiang, Jay Barlow, Barbara L. Taylor, Robert L. Pitman, Kexiong Want, Zhuo Wei, Brent S. Stewart, Samuel T. Turvey, Tomonari Akamatsu, Randall R. Reeves, and Ding Wang. 2008. Abundance and conservation status of the Yangtze finless porpoise in the Yangtze River, China. Biological Conservation 141(12):3006-3018.
   
 
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  Alfaro-Shigueto, J., P.H. Dutton, M. Van Bressem, and J. Mangel. 2007. Interactions between leatherback turtles and Peruvian artisanal fisheries. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6:129-134.
   
View Document Archer, E., K. Martien, B.L. Taylor, R.G. LeDuc, G.H. Givens, and J.C. George. 2007. Use of an individual-based simulation of BCB bowhead whale population dynamics to examine empirical genetic data. Paper SC/59/BRG17 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 28 p.
   
View Document Baker, C. Scott, F. Cipriano, P. Morin, P. Rosel, M. Dalebout, S. Lavery, M. Costello, Debbie Steel, and H. Ross. 2007. Witness for the whales, Vs 4.3: a comprehensive and evaluated dataset of DNA sequences for improved molecular taxonomy and identification of cetacean species. Paper SC/59/SD5 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 8 p.
   
  Baker, C.S., J.G. Cooke, S. Lavery, M.L. Dalebout, Y. Ma, N. Funahashi, C. Carraher, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2007. Estimating the number of whales entering trade using DNA profiling and capture-recapture analysis of market products. Molecular Ecology 16:2617-2626.
   
View Document Ballance, Lisa T. 2007. Understanding seabirds at sea: why and how? Marine Ornithology 35(2):127-135.
   
  Barlow, J., and K.A. Forney. 2007. Abundance and population density of cetaceans in the California Current ecosystem. Fishery Bulletin 105:509-526.
   
  Benson, S.R., K.A. Forney, J.T. Harvey, J.V. Carretta, and P.H. Dutton. 2007. Abundance, distribution, and habitat of leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) off California, 1990-2003. Fishery Bulletin 105:337-347.
   
  Benson, S.R., K.M. Kisokau, L. Ambio, V. Rei, P.H. Dutton, and D. Parker. 2007. Beach use, internesting movement, and migration of leatherback turtles, Dermochelys coriacea, nesting on the north coast of Papua New Guinea. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6:7-14.
   
  Benson, S.R., P.H. Dutton, C. Hitipeuw, B. Samber, J. Bakarbessy, and S. Parker. 2007. Post-nesting migrations of leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) from Jamursba-Medi, Bird's Head Peninsula, Indonesia. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6:150-154.
   
  Bradford, A.L., D.W. Weller, Y.V. Ivashchenko, A.M. Burdin, and R.L. Brownell. 2007. Seasonal and annual variation in body condition of western gray whales off northeastern Sakhalin Island, Russia. Paper SC/59/BRG22 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007).
   
  Bradford, A.L., D.W. Weller, Y.V. Ivashchenko, A.M. Burdin, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2007. Anthropogenic scarring of western gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus). Paper SC/59/BRG37 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 13 p.
   
  Branch, T.A., K.M. Stafford, D.M. Palacios, C. Allison, J.L. Bannister, C.L.K. Burton, E. Cabrera, C.A. Carlson, B. Galletti Vernazzani, P.C. Gill, R. Hucke-Gaete, K.C.S. Jenner, M.-N. M. Jenner, K. Matsuoka, Y.A. Mikhalev, T. Miyashita, M.G. Morrice, S. Nishiwaki, V.J. Sturrock, D. Tormosov, R.C. Anderson, A.N. Baker, P.B. Best, P. Borsa, R.L. Brownell Jr., S. Childerhouse, K.P. Findlay, T. Gerrodette, A.D. Ilangakoon, M. Joergensen, B. Kahn, D.K. Ljungblad, B. Maughan, R.D. McCauley, S. McKay, T.F. Norris, Oman Whale and Dolphin Research Group, S. Rankin, F. Samaran, D. Thiele, K. Van Waerebeek, and R.M. Warneke. 2007. Past and present distribution, densities and movements of blue whales Balaenoptera musculus in the Southern Hemisphere and northern Indian Ocean. Mammal Review 37(2):116-175.
   
  Brownell, R.L. Jr. 2007. Killer whale, Orcinus orca, mass stranding events: a worldwide review. Paper SC/59/SM22 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 9 p.
   
  Brownell, R.L. Jr. 2007. Entrapment of western gray whales in Japanese fishing gear: population threats. Paper SC/59/BRG38 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 9 p.
   
View Document Brownell, R.L. Jr., Claudia A.F. Makeyev, and T.K. Rowles. 2007. Stranding trends for eastern gray whales, Eschrichtius robustus: 1975-2006. Paper SC/59/BRG40 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 11 p.
   
View Document Brownell, Robert L. Jr., Carole A. Carlson, Barbara Galletti Vernazzani, and Elsa Cabrera. 2007. Skin lesions on blue whales off southern Chile: Possible conservation implications? Paper SC/59/SH21 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 6 p.
   
  Calambokidis, John, Greg S. Schorr, Gretchen H. Steiger, John Francis, Mehdi Bakhtiari, Greg Marshall, Erin M. Oleson, Diane Gendron, and Kelly Robertson. 2007. Insights into the underwater diving, feeding, and calling behavior of blue whales from a suction-cup-attached video-imaging tag (Crittercam). Marine Technology Society Journal 41(4):19-29.
   
View Document Carretta, J.V., K.A. Forney, M.S. Lowry, J. Barlow, J. Baker, B. Hanson, and M.M. Muto. 2007. U.S. Pacific marine mammal stock assessments: 2007. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-414, 316 p.
   
View Document CARRETTA, JAMES V., KARIN A. FORNEY, MARCIA M. MUTO, JAY BARLOW, JASON D. BAKER, BRAD HANSON, AND MARK S. LOWRY. 2007. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 2006. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-398, 312 p.
   
  Chivers, S.J., R.W. Baird, D.J. McSweeney, D.L. Webster, N.M. Hedrick, and J.C. Salinas. 2007. Genetic variation and evidence for population structure in eastern North Pacific false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens). Canadian Journal of Zoology 85(7):783-794.
   
  Chou, L.S., H.Y. Yu, and R.L. Brownell. 2007. Killer whales in Taiwanese waters: population identity, biology and conservation status. Paper SC/59/SM1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007).
   
  Clapham, P. J., S. Childerhouse, N. J. Gales, L. Rojas-Bracho, M. F. Tillman, and R. L. Brownell Jr. 2007. The whaling issue: Conservation, confusion, and casuistry. Marine Policy 31(3):314-319.
   
  Cooke, J.G., C.S. Baker, D.S. Butterworth, H. Kato, L.A. Pastene, L. Walloe, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2007. Sources of information for a Comprehensive Assessment of North Pacific sei whales. Paper SC/59/IA17 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 5 p.
   
View Document Cooke, Justin G., David W. Weller, Amanda L. Bradford, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2007. Population assessment of western gray whales in 2007. Paper SC/59/BRG41 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 10 p.
   
  Crognale, M.A., S.A. Eckert, D.H. Levenson, and C.A. Harms. 2007. Visual capacities in adult and hatchling leatherback sea turtles [abstract]. Thirtieth European Conference on Visual Perception (Arezzo, Italy, 27-31 August 2007). Perception 36(suppl.):190-191.
   
  Dalebout, M.L., C.S. Baker, D. Steele, K.M. Robertson, S.J. Chivers, W.F. Perrin, J.G. Mead, R.V. Grace, and T.D. Schofield. 2007. A divergent mtDNA lineage among Mesoplodon beaked whales: evidence for a new whale in the tropical Pacific? Marine Mammal Science 23(4):954-966.
   
  Danil, K., and S.J. Chivers. 2007. Growth and reproduction of female short-beaked common dolphins, Delphinus delphis, in the eastern tropical Pacific. Canadian Journal of Zoology 85(1):108-121.
   
  Dutton, P.H., C. Hitipeuw, M. Zein, S.R. Benson, G. Petro, J. Pita, V. Rei, L. Ambio, and J. Bakarbessy. 2007. Status and genetic structure of nesting populations of leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) in the western Pacific. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6:47-53.
   
  Edwards, Elizabeth F. 2007. Fishery effects on dolphins targeted by tuna purse-seiners in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. International Journal of Comparative Psychology 20(2-3):217-227.
   
  Eguchi, T., T. Gerrodette, R.L. Pitman, J.A. Seminoff, and P.H. Dutton. 2007. At-sea density and abundance estimates of the olive ridley turtle Lepidochelys olivacea in the eastern tropical Pacific. Endangered Species Research 3:191-203.
   
View Document Ensor, Paul, Hiroyuki Komiya, Isabel Beasley, Kazuki Fukutome, Paula Olson, and Yasunari Tsuda. 2007. 2006-2007 International Whaling Commission-Southern Ocean Whale and Ecosystem Research (IWC-SOWER) Cruise. Paper SC/59/IA1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 58 p.
   
View Document Field, J.C., E.J. Dick, M. Key, M. Lowry, Y. Lucero, A. MacCall, D. Pearson, S. Ralston, W. Sydeman, and J. Thayer. 2007. Population dynamics of an unexploited rockfish (Sebastes jordani) in the California Current. In: Jonathan Heifetz et al. (eds.), Biology, assessment, and management of North Pacific rockfishes (23rd Lowell Wakefield Symposium), p. 451-472. Alaska Sea Grant, AK-SG-07-01.
   
View Document FORNEY, KARIN A. 2007. PRELIMINARY ESTIMATES OF CETACEAN ABUNDANCE ALONG THE U.S. WEST COAST AND WITHIN FOUR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES DURING 2005. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-406, 27 p.
   
View Document Forney, Karin A., Donald R. Kobayashi. 2007. Updated Estimates of Mortality and Injury of Cetaceans in the Hawaii-based Longline Fishery, 1994-2005. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-412, 30 p.
   
  Fretey, Jacques, Alexis Billes, and Manjula Tiwari. 2007. Leatherback, Dermochelys coriacea, nesting along the Atlantic coast of Africa. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6(1):126-129.
   
View Document Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, Carole A. Carlson, Elsa Cabrera, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2007. Status of blue whales off Isla de Chiloe, Chile, during 2007 field season. Paper SC/59/SH1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 7 p.
   
View Document Givens, Geof, Marisa Williams, Phillip A. MOrin, Brittany Hancock, and J. Craig George. 2007. A brief and preliminary look at SNPs data for some Bering-Chukchi-Beaufort Seas bowhead whales. Paper SC/59/BRG11 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 5 p.
   
View Document Gregovich, Dave, Karen Martien, and Mark Bravington. 2007. A champion’s guide to the TOSSM package. Paper SC/59/SD4 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 8 p.
   
  Harms, C.A., S.A. Eckert, S.A. Kubis, M. Campbell, D.H. Levenson, and M.A. Crognale. 2007. Field anaesthesia of leatherback sea turtles (Dermochelys coriacea). Veterinary Record 161(1):15-21.
   
  Hays, Graeme C., Greg J. Marshall, and Jeff A. Seminoff. 2007. Flipper beat frequency and amplitude changes in diving green turtles, Chelonia mydas. Marine Biology 150(5):1003-1009.
   
  Hitipeuw, C., P.H. Dutton, S. Benson, J. Thebu, and J. Bakarbessy. 2007. Population status and internesting movement of leatherback turtles, Dermochelys coriacea, nesting on the northwest coast of Papua, Indonesia. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6:28-36.
   
  Hung, Craig L.H., Ridge K.F. Lau, James C.W. Lam, Thomas A. Jefferson, Samuel K. Hung, Michael H.W. Lam, and Paul K.S. Lam. 2007. Risk assessment of trace elements in the stomach contents of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins and finless porpoises in Hong Kong waters. Chemosphere 66(7):1175-1182.
   
  Isobe, Tomohiko, Karri Ramu, Natsuko Kajiwara, Shin Takahashi, Paul K.S. Lam, Thomas A. Jefferson, Kaiya Zhou, Shinsuke Tanabe. 2007. Isomer specific determination of hexabromocyclododecanes (HBCDs) in small cetaceans from the South China Sea -- levls and temporal variation. Marine Pollution Bulletin 54(8):1139-1145.
   
  Ivashchenko, Y.V., P. Clapham, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2007. Possible Soviet catches of humpback whales in Fiji and Tonga. Paper SC/59/SH20 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 2 p.
   
  Jaramillo-Legorreta, A., L. Rojas-Bracho, R.L. Brownell Jr., A.J. Read, R.R. Reeves, K. Ralls, and B.L. Taylor. 2007. Saving the vaquita: immediate action, not more data. Conservation Biology 21(6):1653-1655.
   
  Jefferson, T.A., M.A. Webber, and R.L. Pitman. 2007. Marine mammals of the world. Academic Press. 592 p.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A., and Samuel K. Hung. 2007. An updated, annotated checklist of the marine mammals of Hong Kong. Mammalia 71(3):105-114.
   
  Kahru, M., P.C. Fiedler, S.T. Gille, M. Manzano, and B.G. Mitchell. 2007. Sea level anomalies control phytoplankton biomass in the Costa Rica Dome area. Geophysical Research Letters 34(22):L22601.
   
  Krahn, Margaret M., David P. Herman, Craig O. Matkin, John W. Durban, Lance Barrett-Lennard, Douglas G. Burrows, Marilyn E. Dahlheim, Nancy Black, Richard G. LeDuc, and Paul R. Wade. 2007. Use of chemical tracers in assessing the diet and foraging regions of eastern North Pacific killer whales. Marine Environmental Research 63(2):91-114.
   
  LeDuc, R.G., A.E. Dizon, M. Goto, L.A. Pastene, H. Kato, S. Nishiwaki, C.A. LeDuc, and R.L. Brownell. 2007. Patterns of genetic variation in Southern Hemisphere blue whales and the use of assignment test to detect mixing on the feeding grounds. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 9(1):73-80.
   
View Document LeDuc, R.G., K.K. Martien, P.A. Morin, N. Hedrick, K.M. Robertson, B.L. Taylor, N.S. Mugue, R.G. Borodin, D.A. Zelenina, and J.C. George. 2007. Sequence variation in bowhead whales: a response to BRG29 and a reexamination of the analyses. Paper SC/59/BRG33 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 24 p.
   
View Document LeDuc, R.G., K.K. Martien, P.A. Morin, N. Hedrick, K.M. Robertson, B.L. Taylor, N.S. Mugue, R.G. Borodin, D.A. Zelenina, and J.C. George. 2007. Mitochondrial genetic variation in bowhead whales in the western Arctic. Paper SC/59/BRG9 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 11 p.
   
View Document Martien, Karen K., Eric Archer, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2007. Simulation-based performance testing of the Bayesian clustering program STRUCTURE. Paper SC/59/SD3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 10 p.
   
View Document Martien, Karen K., Eric Archer, Bonnie J. Ripley, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2007. The genetic consequence of non-equilibrial dynamics in bowhead whales. Paper SC/59/BRG16 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 12 p.
   
View Document Martien, Karen K., Geof H. Givens, and Eric Archer. 2007. A note on the ability of STRUCTURE to correctly infer the number of populations for Bering-Chukchi-Beaufort Seas bowhead whales. Paper SC/59/BRG34 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 8 p.
   
View Document Martien, Karen, Eric Archer, and Barbara Taylor. 2007. Genesis of simulated genetic data and sampling to emulate empirical bowhead whale samples. Paper SC/J07/AWMP5 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (Second Intersessional Workshop to Prepare for the 2007 Bowhead Whale Implementation Review, Seattle, 12-16 January 2007). 6 p.
   
  Morin, P.A., N.C. Aitken, N. Rubio-Cisneros, A.E. Dizon, and S. Mesnick. 2007. Characterization of 18 SNP markers for sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus). Molecular Ecology Notes 7(4):626-630.
   
  Morin, P.A., N.M. Hedrick, K.M. Robertson, and C.A. LeDuc. 2007. Comparative mitochondrial and nuclear quantitative PCR of historical marine mammal tissue, bone, baleen, and tooth samples. Molecular Ecology Notes 7(3):404-411.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., and Melissa McCarthy. 2007. Highly accurate SNP genotyping from historical and low-quality samples. Molecular Ecology Notes 7(6):937-946.
   
View Document Morin, Phillip A., Brittany L. Hancock, and J. Craig George. 2007. Development and application of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) for bowhead whale population structure analysis. Paper SC/59/BRG8 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 7 p.
   
View Document Morin, Phillip A., Richard G. LeDuc, Eric Archer, Karen K. Martien, Barbara L. Taylor, Ryan Huebinger, and John W. Bickham. 2007. Estimated genotype error rates from bowhead whale microsatellite data. Paper SC/59/BRG15 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 10 p.
   
  Noren, S. R., and E. Edwards. 2007. Physiological and behavioral development in delphinid calves: implications for calf separation and mortality due to tuna purse-seine sets. Marine Mammal Science 23(1):15-29.
   
  Oleson, E.M., J. Calambokidis, J. Barlow, and J.A. Hildebrand. 2007. Blue whale visual and acoustic encounter rates in the Southern California Bight. Marine Mammal Science 23(3):574-597.
   
  Oleson, Erin M., John Calambokidis, William C. Burgess, Mark A. McDonald, Carrie A. LeDuc, and John A. Hildebrand. 2007. Behavioral context of call production by eastern North Pacific blue whales. Marine Ecology Progress Series 330:269-284.
   
  Olson, Paula A. 2007. Cetaceans, small: overview. In: Beau Riffenburgh (ed.), Encyclopedia of the Antarctic, p. 216-218. Routledge.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A. 2007. Report of blue whale photo-identification from IWC-SOWER 2006-2007, Area IIIW. Paper SC/59/IA9 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 4 p.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A. 2007. Status of the archival and analysis of blue whale photographs from IWC IDCR/SOWER cruises. Paper SC/59/IA10 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 5 p.
   
View Document Olson, Paula A., and Tim Gerrodette. 2007. Photo-identification of killer whales from the eastern tropical Pacific. Paper SC/59/SM27 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 4 p.
   
  Oswald, J. N., S. Rankin, J. Barlow, and M. O. Lammers. 2007. A tool for real-time acoustic species identification of delphinid whistles. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 122(1):587-595.
   
  Oswald, J.N., S. Rankin, and J. Barlow. 2007. First description of whistles of Pacific Fraser's dolphins Lagenodelphis hosei. Bioacoustics 16(2):99-111.
   
View Document Perrin, W.F., and R.L. Brownell. 2007. Proposed updates to the list of recognised species of cetaceans. Paper SC/59/O15 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 4 p.
   
  Perrin, W.F., K.M. Robertson, P.J.H. Van Bree, and J.G. Mead. 2007. Cranial description and genetic identity of the holotype specimen of Tursiops aduncus (Ehrenberg, 1832). Marine Mammal Science 23(3):343-357.
   
  Perrin, W.F., M.T. Aquino, M.L.L. Dolar, and M.N.R. Alava. 2007. External appearance of the dwarf spinner dolphin Stenella longirostris roseiventris. Marine Mammal Science 23(4):730.
   
  Perrin, William F., and Koen Van Waerebeek. 2007. The small-cetacean fauna of the west coast of Africa and Macaronesia: diversity and distribution. WATCH: Western African Talks on Cetaceans and their Habitats, Adeje, Tenerife, Spain, 16-20 October 2007. Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals, UNEP/CMS-WATCH-Inf.6, 10 p.
   
  Piedra, R., E. Vélez, P. Dutton, E. Possardt, and C. Padilla. 2007. Nesting of the leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) from 1999-2000 through 2003-2004 at Playa Langosta, Parque Nacional Marino Las Baulas de Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6:111-116.
   
  Pitcher, K. W., P. F. Olesiuk, R. F. Brown, M. S. Lowry, S. J. Jeffries, J. L. Sease, W. L. Perryman, C. E. Stinchcomb, and L. F. Lowry. 2007. Abundance and distribution of the eastern North Pacific Steller sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) population. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 105:102-115.
   
  Pitman, R. L., and L. Rojas-Bracho. 2007. How now, little cow? Natural History 116(6):28-32.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., Holly Fearnbach, Richard LeDuc, James W. Gilpatrick Jr., John K.B. Ford, and Lisa T. Ballance. 2007. Killer whales preying on a blue whale calf on the Costa Rica Dome: genetics, morphometrics, vocalisations and composition of the group. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 9(2):151-157.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., Wayne L. Perryman, Don LeRoi, and Erik Eilers. 2007. A dwarf form of killer whale in Antarctica. Journal of Mammalogy 88(1):43-48.
   
  Rankin, S., and J. Barlow. 2007. Sounds recorded in the presence of Blainville’s beaked whales, Mesoplodon densirostris, near Hawai’I (L). Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 122(1):42-45.
   
  Rankin, S., J. Oswald, J. Barlow, and M. Lammers. 2007. Patterned burst-pulse vocalizations of the northern right whale dolphin, Lissodelphis borealis. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 121(2):1213-1218.
   
  Rankin, S., T. F. Norris, M. A. Smultea, C. Oedekoven, A. M. Zoidis, E. Silva, and J. Rivers. 2007. A visual sighting and acoustic detections of minke whales, Balaenoptera acutorostrata (Cetacea: Balaenopteridae), in nearshore Hawaiian waters. Pacific Science 61(3):395-398.
   
  Rankin, Shannon, and Jay Barlow. 2007. Vocalizations of the Sei whale Balaenoptera borealis off the Hawaiian Islands. Bioacoustics 16(2):137-145.
   
  Robbins, J., J. Barlow, A.M. Burdin, J. Calambokidis, C. Gabriele, P. Clapham, J. Ford, R.G. LeDuc, D.K. Mattila, T. Quinn, L. Rojas-Bracho, J.M. Straley, J. Urban, P.R. Wade, D.W. Weller, B.H. Witteveen, K. Wynne, and M. Yamaguchi. 2007. Comparison of humpback whale entanglement across the North Pacific Ocean based on scar evidence. Paper SC/59/BC15 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 4 p.
   
View Document Robertson, K.M., C.A. LeDuc, R.G. LeDuc, and P.A. Morin. 2007. Extraction of DNA from formalin-fixed cetacean tissues. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-400, 17 p.
   
  Rowles, T., A.L. Bradford, J. Calambokidis, E.A. Falcone, C.M. Gabriele, J.K. Gaydos, M.M. Krahn, D.K. Mattila, B. Norberg, S. Raverty, J. Robbins, L. Rojas-Bracho, R.M. Rolland, C. Rosa, D.S. Rotstein, J. Urban, D.W. Weller, and M. Yamaguchi. 2007. Report of the Large Whale Health Assessment Workshop, Olympia, Washington, 8-9 December 2006. Paper SC/59/DW2 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 7 p.
   
  Seminoff, J.A., and P.H. Dutton. 2007. Leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) in the Gulf of California: distribution, demography, and human interactions. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6:137-141.
   
  Seminoff, Jeffrey A., Frank V. Paladino, and Anders G.J. Rhodin. 2007. Refocusing on leatherbacks: conservation challenges and signs of success. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6(1):1-6.
   
  Shadwick, Robert E., and Robert L. Pitman. 2007. Morphology and biomechanics of a "three-wing" flying fish: Parexocoetus brachypterus [abstract]. Eighth International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology (Paris, France, July 16-21, 2007). Journal of Morphology 268(12):1041-1154.
   
  Tapilatu, Ricardo F., and Manjula Tiwari. 2007. Leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea, hatching success at Jamursba-Medi and Wermon Beaches in Papua, Indonesia. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6(1):154-158.
   
  Taylor, B. L., M. Martinez, T. Gerodette, J. Barlow, and Y. N. Horvat. 2007. Lessons from monitoring trends in abundance of marine mammals. Marine Mammal Science 23(1):157-175.
   
View Document Taylor, Barbara L., Rick LeDuc, Craig George, Robert Suydam, Sue E. Moore, and David Rugh. 2007. Synthesis of lines of evidence for population structure for bowhead whales in the Bering-Chukchi-Beaufort region. Paper SC/59/BRG35 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007). 12 p.
   
  Turvey, S.T., R.L. Pitman, B.L. Taylor, J. Barlow, T. Akamatsu, L.A. Barrett, X. Zhao, R.R. Reeves, B.S. Stewart, K. Wang, Z. Wei, X. Zhang, L.T. Pusser, M. Richlen, J.R. Bandon, and D. Wang. 2007. First human-caused extinction of a cetacean species? Biology Letters 3(5):537-540.
   
View Document Urban R., Jorge, Gustavo Cardenas-Hinojosa, Alejandro Gomez-Gallardo U., Ursula Gonzalez-Peral, Wezddy del Toro-Orozco, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2007. Mass stranding of Baird's beaked whales at San Jose Island, Gulf of California, Mexico. Latin American Journal of Aquatic Mammals 6(1):83-88.
   
  Wade, Paul R., George M. Watters, Tim Gerrodette, and Stephen B. Reilly. 2007. Depletion of spotted and spinner dolphins in the eastern tropical Pacific: modeling hypotheses for their lack of recovery. Marine Ecology Progress Series 343:1-14.
   
  Wang, John Y., Shih Chu Yang, Samuel K. Hung, and Thomas A. Jefferson. 2007. Distribution, abundance and conservation status of the eastern Taiwan Strait population of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins, Sousa chinensis. Mammalia 71(4):157-165.
   
  Weller, D.W., A.L. Bradford, A.R. Lang, H.W. Kim, G.A. Tsidulko, A.M. Burdin, and R.L. Brownell. 2007. Status of western gray whales off northeastern Sakhalin Island, Russia. Paper SC/59/BRG19 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007).
   
  Wright, Andrew J., Natacha Aguilar Soto, Ann Linda Baldwin, Melissa Bateson, Colin M. Beale, Charlotte Clark, Terrence Deak, Elizabeth F. Edwards, Antonio Fernandez, Ana Godinho, Leila T. Hatch, Antje Kakuschke, David Lusseau, Daniel Martineau, L. Michael Romero, Linda S. Weilgart, Giuseppe Notarbartolo-di-Sciara, and Vidal Martin. 2007. Do marine mammals experience stress related to anthropogenic noise? International Journal of Comparative Psychology 20(2-3):274-316.
   
  Wright, Andrew J., Natacha Aguilar Soto, Ann Linda Baldwin, Melissa Bateson, Colin M. Beale, Charlotte Clark, Terrence Deak, Elizabeth F. Edwards, Antonio Fernandez, Ana Godinho, Leila T. Hatch, Antje Kakuschke, David Lusseau, Daniel Martineau, L. Michael Romero, Linda S. Weilgart, Giuseppe Notarbartolo-di-Sciara, and Vidal Martin. 2007. Anthropogenic noise as a stressor in animals: a multidisciplinary perspective. International Journal of Comparative Psychology 20(2-3):250-273.
   
  Yamada, T.K., Y. Uni, M. Amano, R.L. Brownell Jr., H. Sato, S. Ishikawa, I. Ezakii, K. Sasamori, T. Takahashi, Y. Masuda, T. Yoshida, Y. Tajima, M. Makara, K. Arai, T. Kakuda, A. Hayano, E. Sone, S. Nishida, H. Koike, A. Yatabe, T. Kubodera, Y. Omata, Y. Umeshita, M. Watarai, M. Tachibana, M. Sasaki, K. Murata, Y. Sakai, M. Asakawa, K. Miyoshi, S. Mihara, Y. Anan, T. Ikemoto, N. Kajiwara, T. Kunisue, S. Kamikawa, Y. Ochi, S. Yano, and S. Tanabe. 2007. Biological indices obtained from a pod of killer whales entrapped by sea ice. Paper SC/59/SM12 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC59 meeting, Anchorage, Alaska, 2007).
   
  Zerbini, Alexandre N., Janice M. Waite, John W. Durban, Rick LeDuc, Marilyn E. Dahlheim, and Paul R. Wade. 2007. Estimating abundance of killer whales in the nearshore waters of the Gulf of Alaska and Aleutian Islands using line-transect sampling. Marine Biology 150(5):1033-1045.
   
 
2006
  Baird, R. W., D. J. McSweeney, C. Bane, J. Barlow, D. R. Salden, L. K. Antoine, R. G. LeDuc, and Daniel L. Webster. 2006. Killer whales in Hawaiian waters: Information on population identity and feeding habits. Pacific Science 60(4):523-530.
   
  Baird, Robin W., Daniel L. Webster, Daniel J. McSweeney, Allan D. Ligon, Gregory S. Schorr, and Jay Barlow. 2006. Diving behaviour of Cuvier's (Ziphius cavirostris) and Blainville's (Mesoplodon densirostris) beaked whales in Hawai'i. Canadian Journal of Zoology 84(8):1120-1128.
   
  Ballance, Lisa T., Robert L. Pitman, and Paul C. Fiedler. 2006. Oceanographic influences on seabirds and cetaceans of the eastern tropical Pacific: A review. Progress in Oceanography 69(2-4):360-390.
   
  Ballance, Lisa T., Robert L. Pitman, Roger P. Hewitt, Donald B. Siniff, Wayne Z. Trivelpiece, Phillip J. Clapham, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2006. The removal of large whales from the Southern Ocean: evidence for long-term ecosystem effects? In: James A. Estes et al. (eds.), Whales, whaling, and ocean ecosystems, p. 215-230. University of California Press.
   
  Barlow, J. 2006. Cetacean abundance in Hawaiian waters estimated from a summer/fall survey in 2002. Marine Mammal Science 22(2):446-464.
   
  Barlow, J. and R. Gisiner. 2006. Mitigating, monitoring and assessing the effects of anthropogenic sound on beaked whales. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 7(3):239-249.
   
  Barlow, J., M. Ferguson, W. F. Perrin, L. Ballance, T. Gerrodette, G. Joyce, C. D. MacLeod, K. Mullin, D. L. Palka, and G. Waring. 2006. Abundance and density of beaked and bottlenose whales (family ziphiidae). Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 7(3):263-270.
   
  Bradford, A.L., D.W. Weller, A.M. Burdin, Y.V. Ivashchenko, and R.L. Brownell. 2006. Anthropogenic scarring of western gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus): a preliminary report. Paper SC/58/BRG12 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 14 p.
   
  Brownell, R.L. 2006. Fishing gear entanglement of western gray whales: threat to survival. Paper SC/58/BRG1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006).
   
  Brownell, R.L. Jr., and S.L. Swartz. 2006. The floating factory ship "California" operations in Californian waters: 1932-1937. Paper SC/58/O1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 8 p.
   
  Brownell, R.L. Jr., T.K. Yamada, J.G. Mead, and B.M. Allen. 2006. Mass strandings of melon-headed whales, Peponocephala electra: a worldwide review. Paper SC/58/SM8 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 12 p.
   
  Burdin, A.M., A.L. Bradford, A.R. Lang, G.A. Tsidulko, H.W. Kim, R.L. Brownell Jr. 2006. Status of western gray whales of Sakhalin Island, Russia, in 2005. Paper SC/58/BRG3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 10 p.
   
View Document Cabrera, Elsa, Carole A. Carlson, Barbara Galletti Vernazzani, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2006. Preliminary report on the photo-identification of blue whales off Isla de Chiloe, Chile from 2004 to 2006. Paper SC/58/SH18 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 5 p.
   
View Document CARRETTA, JAMES V., KARIN A. FORNEY, MARCIA M. MUTO, JAY BARLOW, JASON D. BAKER, BRAD HANSON, AND MARK S. LOWRY, with contributions from Dale Sweetnam, Chris Yates, Don Petersen, and Joe Cordaro. 2006. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 2005. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-388, 317 p.
   
View Document Cooke, Justin G., David W. Weller, Amanda L. Bradford, Alexander M. Burdin, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2006. Population assessment of western gray whales in 2006. Paper SC/58/BRG30 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 10 p.
   
  Danil, Kerri, and Susan J. Chivers. 2006. Habitat-based spatial and temporal variability in life history characteristics of female common dolphins Delphinus delphis in the eastern tropical Pacific. Marine Ecology Progress Series 318:277-286.
   
  Danner, Eric M., Matthew J. Kauffman, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2006. Industrial whaling in the North Pacific Ocean 1952-1978: spatial patterns of harvest and decline. In: James A. Estes et al. (eds.), Whales, whaling, and ocean ecosystems, p. 134-144. University of California Press.
   
View Document Edwards, E. F. 2006. Duration of unassisted swimming activity for spotted dolphin (Stenella attenuata) calves: implications for mother-calf separation during tuna purse-seine sets. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 104:125-135.
   
View Document Ensor, Paul, Hiroyuki Komiya, Paula Olson, Keiko Sekiguchi, and Kate Stafford. 2006. 2005-2006 International Whaling Commission-Southern Ocean Whale and Ecosystem Research (IWC-SOWER) Cruise. Paper SC/58/IA1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 58 p.
   
  Estes, J.A., D.P. DeMaster, R.L. Brownell Jr., D.F. Doak, and T.M. Williams. 2006. Retrospection and review. In: James A. Estes et al. (eds.), Whales, whaling, and ocean ecosystems, p. 388-393. University of California Press.
   
  Estes, James A., Douglas P. DeMaster, Daniel F. Doak, Terrie M. Williams, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. (eds.). 2006. Whales, whaling, and ocean ecosystems. University of California Press, 402 p.
   
  Ferguson, M. C., J. Barlow, P. Fiedler, S. B. Reilly, and T. Gerrodette. 2006. Spatial models of delphinid (family Delphinidae) encounter rate and group size in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Ecological Modelling 193:645-662.
   
  Ferguson, M. C., J. Barlow, S. B. Reilly, and T. Gerrodette. 2006. Predicting Cuvier's (Ziphius cavirostris) and Mesoplodon beaked whale population density from habitat characteristics in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 7(3):287-299.
   
  Forney, Karin A., and Paul R. Wade. 2006. Worldwide distribution and abundance of killer whales. In: James A. Estes et al. (eds.), Whales, whaling, and ocean ecosystems, p. 145-162. University of California Press.
   
View Document Galletti Vernazzani, Barbara, Carole A. Carlson, Elsa Cabrera, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2006. Blue, sei and humpback whale sightings during 2006 field season in northwestern Isla de Chiloe, Chile. Paper SC/58/SH17 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 6 p.
   
  Krahn, M.M., R.L. Pitman, D.G. Burrows, D.P. Herman, and R.W. Pearce. 2006. Assessing the feeding ecology of Antarctic type C killer whales using chemical tracers. Paper SC/58/E13 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 16 p.
   
View Document LeDuc, R., P. Morin, M. Koonooka, C. George, G. Noongwook, B. Hancock, K. Robertson, and B. Taylor. 2006. Mitochondrial sequence variation in the Bering/Chukchi/Beaufort Seas bowhead whale. Paper SC/58/BRG9 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 4 p.
   
View Document Martien, Karen K. 2006. Progress on TOSSM dataset generation. Paper SC/58/SD2 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 17 p.
   
  McDonald, M.A., S.L. Mesnick, and J.A. Hildebrand. 2006. Biogeographic characterization of blue whale song worldwide: using song to identify populations. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 8(1):55-65.
   
View Document Perrin, William F. 2006. The Philippine fishery for Bryde’s whales in the western North Pacific, 1983-1986. Paper SC/58/RMP1 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 31 p.
   
  Rankin, S., J. Barlow, and K. M. Stafford. 2006. Blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) sightings and recordings south of the Aleutian Islands. Marine Mammal Science 22(3):708-713.
   
  Redfern, J. Ferguson, E. Becker, K.Hyrenbach, C. Good, J. Barlow, K. Kaschner, M. Baumgartner, K. Forney, L. Ballance, P. Fauchald, P. Halpin, T. Hamazaki, A. Pershing, S. S. Qian, A. Read, S. B. Reilly, L. Torres, F. Werner. 2006. Techniques for cetacean -- habitat modeling. Marine Ecology Progress Series 310:271-295.
   
  Ripley, B.J., K. Martien, and B.L. Taylor. 2006. A simulation approach to understanding non-equilibrial dynamics in a recovering long-lived species: the bowhead whale. Paper SC/58/BRG13 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 12 p.
   
  Rubio-Cisneros, N., S.L. Mesnick, R. Vasquez-Juárez, J. Urban-Ramirez, C.A.J. Godard, R. Payne, and A.E. Dizon. 2006. Genetic sex determination supports the Gulf of California as an important habitat for male and female sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus). Latin American Journal of Aquatic Mammals 5(2):125-128.
   
  Sekiguchi, K., Olavarria, C., Morse, L., Olson, P., Ensor, P., Matsuoka, K., Pitman, R., Findlay, K. and Gorter, U. 2006. The spectacled porpoise (Phocoena dioptrica) in Antarctic waters. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 8(3):265-271.
   
  Wade, P., M.P. Heide-Jorgensen, K. Shelden, J. Barlow, J. Carretta, J. Durban, R. LeDuc, L. Munger, S. Rankin, A. Sauter, and C. Stinchcomb. 2006. Acoustic detection and satellite-tracking leads to discovery of rare concentration of endangered North Pacific right whales. Biology Letters, published online. doi:10.1098 rsbl.2006.0460.
   
  Weller, D.W., A.L. Bradford, G.A. Tsidulko, Y.V. Ivashchenko, A.R. Lang, H.Y. Kim, A.M. Burdin, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2006. Western gray whales off Sakhalin Island, Russia: A catalog of photo-identified individuals. Paper SC/58/BRG2 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 165 p.
   
  Weller, D.W., G.A. Tsidulko, Y.V. Ivashchenko, A.M. Burdin, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2006. A re-evaluation of the influence of 2001 seismic surveys on western gray whales off Sakhalin Island, Russia. Paper SC/58/E5 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 9 p.
   
  Weller, D.W., S.H. Rickards, A.L. Bradford, A.M. Burdin, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 2006. Influence of 1997 seismic surveys on the behaviour of western gray whales off Sakhalin Island, Russia. Paper SC/58/E4 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC58 meeting, St. Kitts and Nevis, 2006). 12 p.
   
 
2005
  Barlow, J., and B. L. Taylor. 2005. Estimates of sperm whale abundance in the northeastern temperate Pacific from a combined acoustic and visual survey. Marine Mammal Science 21(3):429-445.
   
  Bradford, Amanda L., and David W. Weller. 2005. Spotted seal haul-out patterns in a coastal lagoon on Sakhalin Island, Russia. Mammal Study 30(2):145-149.
   
View Document CARRETTA, JAMES V., KARIN A. FORNEY, MARCIA M. MUTO, JAY BARLOW, JASON D. BAKER, BRAD HANSON, AND MARK S. LOWRY, with contributions from Dale Sweetnam, Don Petersen, and Joe Cordaro. 2005. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 2004. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-375, 316 p.
   
View Document IUCN Independent Scientific Review Panel. 2005. Impacts of Sakhalin II Phase 2 on western North Pacific gray whales and related biodiversity: report of the Independent Scientific Review Panel. IUCN, The World Conservation Union, Gland, Switzerland. 129 p.
   
View Document Lowry, Mark S., and Octavio Maravilla-Chavez. 2005. Recent abundance of California sea lions in western Baja California, Mexico and the United States. In: David K. Garcelon and Catherin A. schwemm (eds.), Proceedings of the Sixth California Islands Symposium (Ventura, California, December 1-3, 2003), p. 485-497. National Park Service Technical Publication CHIS-05-01. Institute for Wildlife Studies, Arcata, California.
   
  Mead, James G., and Robert L. Brownell, Jr. 2005. Order Cetacea. In: D.E. Wilson and D.M. Reeder (eds.), Mammal species of the world: a taxonomic and geographic reference (3rd ed.), vol. 1, p. 723-743. John Hopkins University Press.
   
  Morin, P.A., A. Nestler, N.T. Rubio-Cisneros, K.M. Robertson, and S.L. Mesnick. 2005. Interfamilial characterization of a region of the ZFX and ZFY genes facilitates gender determination in cetaceans and other mammals. Molecular Ecology 14(10):3275-3286.
   
  Rankin, Shannon, and Jay Barlow. 2005. Source of the North Pacific "boing" sound attributed to minke whales. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 118(5):3346-3351.
   
View Document REILLY, STEPHEN B., MEGHAN A. DONAHUE, TIMOTHY GERRODETTE, KARIN A. FORNEY, PAUL WADE, LISA BALLANCE, JAUME FORCADA, PAUL FIEDLER, ANDREW DIZON, WAYNE PERRYMAN, FREDERICK A. ARCHER, AND ELIZABETH F. EDWARDS. 2005. REPORT OF THE SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH PROGRAM UNDER THE INTERNATIONAL DOLPHIN CONSERVATION PROGRAM ACT. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-372, 100 p.
   
View Document REILLY, STEPHEN B., MEGHAN A. DONAHUS, TIMOTHY GERRODETTE, PAUL WADE, LISA BALLANCE, PAUL FIEDLER, ANDREW DIZON, WAYNE PERRYMAN, FREDERICK A. ARCHER, AND ELIZABETH F. EDWARDS. 2005. PRELIMINARY REPORT TO CONGRESS UNDER THE INTERNATIONAL DOLPHIN CONSERVATION PROGRAM ACT OF 1997. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-371, 39 p.
   
 
2004
View Document APPLER, JASON, JAY BARLOW, SHANNON RANKIN. 2004. MARINE MAMMAL DATA COLLECTED DURING THE OREGON, CALIFORNIA AND WASHINGTON LINE-TRANSECT EXPEDITION (ORCAWALE) CONDUCTED ABOARD THE NOAA SHIPS MCARTHUR AND DAVID STARR JORDAN, JULY - DECEMBER 2001. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-359, 32 p.
   
  Archer, Frederick I., and Kelly M. Robertson. 2004. Age and length at weaning and development of diet of pantropical spotted dolphins, Stenella attenuata, from the eastern tropical Pacific. Marine Mammal Science 20(2):232-245.
   
  Aurioles-Gamboa, D., Y. Schramm, and S. Mesnick. 2004. Galapagos fur seals, Arctocephalus galapagoensis, in Mexico. Latin American Journal of Aquatic Mammals 3(1):77-80.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY, R. GENTRY. 2004. REPORT OF THE NOAA WORKSHOP ON ANTHROPOGENIC SOUND AND MARINE MAMMALS, 19-20 FEBRUARY 2004. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-361, 28 p.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY, SHANNON RANKIN, ELIZABETH ZELE, JASON APPLER. 2004. MARINE MAMMAL DATA COLLECTED DURING THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS CETACEAN AND ECOSYSTEM ASSESSMENT SURVEY (HICEAS) CONDUCTED ABOARD THE NOAA SHIPS MCARTHUR AND DAVID STARR JORDAN, JULY-DECEMBER 2002. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-362, 39 p.
   
  Calambokidis, J., and J. Barlow. 2004. Abundance of blue and humpback whales in the eastern North Pacific estimated by capture-recapture and line-transect methods. Marine Mammal Science 20(1):63-85.
   
View Document CARRETTA, JAMES V., KARIN A. FORNEY, MARCIA M. MUTO, JAY BARLOW, JASON D. BAKER, AND MARK S. LOWRY. 2004. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 2003. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-358, 291 p.
   
  Ebert, David A., Henry F. Mollet, Alan Baldridge, Timothy Thomas, Karin A. Forney, and William E. Ripley. 2004. Occurrence of the whale shark, Rhincodon typus Smith 1828, in California waters. Northwestern Naturalist 85(1):26-28.
   
  Luke, K., J.A. Horrocks, R.A. LeRoux, and P.H. Dutton. 2004. Origins of green turtle (Chelonia mydas) feeding aggregations around Barbados, West Indies. Marine Biology 144(4):799-805.
   
  Morin, Phillip A., Gordon Luikart, Robert K. Wayne, and the SNP workshop group. 2004. SNPs in ecology, evolution and conservation. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 19(4):208-216.
   
  Perryman, W.L., G.M. Watters, L.K. Schwartz, and R.A. Rowlett. 2004. Preliminary results from shore-based surveys of northbound gray whale calves in 2003 and 2004, with a comparison to predicted numbers based on the distribution of seasonal ice. Paper SC/56/BRG43 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC56 meeting, Sorrento, Italy, July 2004). 10 p.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., and Peter H. Dutton. 2004. Killer whale predation on a leatherback turtle in the northeast Pacific. Pacific Science 58(3):497-498.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., William A. Walker, William T. Everett, and Juan Pablo Gallo-Reynoso. 2004. Population status, foods and foraging of Laysan Albatrosses Phoebastria immutabilis nesting on Guadalupe Island, Mexico. Marine Ornithology 32(2):159-165.
   
  Polovina, Jeffrey J., George H. Balazs, Evan A. Howell, Denise M. Parker, Michael P. Seki, and Peter H. Dutton. 2004. Forage and migration habitat of loggerhead (Caretta caretta) and olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) sea turtles in the central North Pacific Ocean. Fisheries Oceanography 13(1):36-51.
   
View Document REEVES, RANDALL R., WILLIAM F. PERRIN, BARBARA L. TAYLOR, C. S. BAKER, AND SARAH L. MESNICK. 2004. REPORT OF THE WORKSHOP ON SHORTCOMINGS OF CETACEAN TAXONOMY IN RELATION TO NEEDS OF CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT, APRIL 30–MAY 2, 2004, LA JOLLA, CALIFORNIA. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-363, 94 p.
   
  Ruiz-Cooley, R.I., D. Gendron, S. Aguíñiga, S. Mesnick, and J.D. Carriquiry. 2004. Trophic relationships between sperm whales and jumbo squid using stable isotopes of C and N. Marine Ecology Progress Series 277:275-283.
   
  Taylor, B.L., R.G. LeDuc, and J.C. George. 2004. Interpreting genetic heterogeneity in the B-C-B stock of bowhead whales: a response to SC/56/BRG32. Paper SC/56/BRG44 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC56 meeting, Sorrento, Italy, July 2004). 10 p.
   
View Document Taylor, Barbara, Jay Barlow, Robert Pitman, Lisa Ballance, Terrie Klinger, Douglas DeMaster, John Hildebrand, Jorge Urban, Daniel Palacios, and James Mead. 2004. A call for research to assess risk of acoustic impact on beaked whale populations. Paper SC/56/E36 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC56 meeting, Sorrento, Italy, July 2004). 4 p.
   
View Document Weller, David W., Alexander M. Burdin, Amanda L. Bradford, Yulia V. Ivashchenko, Grigory A. Tsidulko, Aimée R. Lang, and Robert L. Brownell, Jr. 2004. Western gray whales off Sakhalin Island, Russia: a joint Russia-U.S. scientific investigation July-September 2003. Final research report. NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Southwest Fisheries Science Center, La Jolla, California. 41 p.
   
 
2003
  Barlow, J., and G. Cameron. 2003. Field experiments show that acoustic pingers reduce marine mammal bycatch in the California drift gillnet fishery. Marine Mammal Science 19(2):265-283.
   
  Calambokidis, J., and J. Barlow. 2003. Abundance of blue and humpback whales in the eastern North Pacific estimated by capture-recapture and line-transect methods. Marine Mammal Science 20(1):63-85.
   
  Clapham, P., J. Barlow, M. Bessinger, T. Cole, D. Mattila, R. Pace, D. Palka, J. Robbins, and R. Seton. 2003. Abundance and demographic parameters of humpback whales from the Gulf of Maine and stock definition relative to the Scotian Shelf. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 5(1):13-22.
   
  Clapham, P., P. Berggren, S. Childerhouse, N. Friday, T. Kasuya, L. Kell, K-H. Kock, S. Manzanilla, G. di Sciara, W.F. Perrin, A.J. Read, R.R. Reeves, E. Rogan, L. Rojas-Bracho, T.D. Smith, M. Stachowitsch, B.L. Taylor, D.Thiele, P. Wade, R.L. Brownell. 2003. Viewpoint: Whaling as science. Bioscience 53:210-212.
   
  Gerrodette, Tim, Paul K. Dayton, and Timothy J. Ragen. 2003. Thinking like a lobbyist. Conservation in Practice 4(2):44-45.
   
  Hillman, G. R., B. Würsig, G. A. Gailey, N. Kehtarnavaz, A. Drobyshevsky, B. N. Araabi, H. D. Tagare, and D. W. Weller. 2003. Computer-assisted photoidentification of individual marine vertebrates: A multi-species system. Aquatic Mammals 29(1):117-123.
   
  Kinzey, D., and T. Gerrodette. 2003. Distance measurements using binoculars from ships at sea: accuracy, precision and effects of refraction. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 5(2):159-171.
   
  Martien, Karen K., and Barbara L. Taylor. 2003. Limitations of hypothesis-testing in defining management units for continuously distributed species. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 5(3):213-218.
   
  Mellinger, D.K., and J. Barlow. 2003. Future directions for acoustic marine mammal surveys: stock assessment and habitual use: report of a workshop (20-22 November 2002, La Jolla, California). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA OAR Special Report, NOAA/PMEL Contribution no. 2557, 37 p.
   
  Mesnick, S. L., K. Evans, B. L. Taylor, J. Hyde, S. Escorza-Trevizo, and A. E. Dizon. 2003. Sperm whale social structure: Why it takes a village to raise a child. F. B. M. de Waal and P. L. Tyack ( eds.), Animal Social Complexity: Intelligence, Culture and Individualized Societies, p. 170-174. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
   
  Oleson, E. M., J. Barlow, J. Gordon, S. Rankin, and J. A. Hildebrand. 2003. Low frequency calls of Bryde’s whales. Marine Mammal Science 19(2):407-419.
   
  Oswald, Julie N., Jay Barlow, and Thomas F. Norris. 2003. Acoustic identification of nine Delphinid species in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Marine Mammal Science 19(1):20-37.
   
  Perrin, W. F., and S. L. Mesnick. 2003. Sexual ecology of the spinner dolphin, Stenella longirostris: geographic variation in mating system. Marine Mammal Science 19(3):462-483.
   
View Document PHILBRICK, VALARIE A., PAUL C. FIEDLER, LISA T. BALLANCE, DAVID A. DEMER. 2003. REPORT OF ECOSYSTEM STUDIES CONDUCTED DURING THE 2001 OREGON, CALIFORNIA AND WASHINGTON (ORCAWALE) MARINE MAMMAL SURVEY ON THE RESEARCH VESSELS DAVID STAR JORDAN AND McARTHUR. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-349, 50 p.
   
  Pitman, R. L. 2003. Good whale hunting: two tantalizing Russian reports take the author on a quest to the Antarctic, in search of two previously unrecognized kinds of killer whale. Natural History 112(10):24-28.
   
  Pitman, R. L., and P. Ensor. 2003. Three different forms of killer whales in Antarctic waters. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 5(2):131-139.
   
  Pitman, Robert L., Sean O'Sullivan, and Blair Mase. 2003. Killer whales (Orcinus orca) attack a school of pantropical spotted dolphins (Stenella attenuata) in the Gulf of Mexico. Aquatic Mammals 29(3):321-324.
   
  Polovina, J. J., E. Howell, D. M. Parker, and G. H. Balazs. 2003. Dive-depth distribution of loggerhead (Carretta carretta) and olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) sea turtles in the central North Pacific: Might deep longline sets catch fewer turtles? Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 101:189-193.
   
  Seminoff, J. A., W. J. Nichols, A. Resendiz, and L. Brooks. 2003. Occurrence of hawksbill turtles, Eretmochelys imbricata, near Baja California. Pacific Science 57:9-16.
   
  Springer, A.M., J.A. Estes, G.B. van Vliet, T.M. Williams, D.F. Doak, E.M. Danner, K.A. Forney, and B. Pfister. 2003. Sequential megafaunal collapse in the North Pacific Ocean: An ongoing legacy of industrial whaling? Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 100(21):12223-12228.
   
View Document TAYLOR, BARBARA L., MICHAEL SCOTT, JOHN HEYNING, JAY BARLOW. 2003. SUGGESTED GUIDELINES FOR RECOVERY FACTORS FOR ENDANGERED MARINE MAMMALS. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-354, 6 p.
   
  Watters, G. M., R. J. Olson, R. C. Francis, P. C. Fiedler, J. J. Polovina, S. B. Reilly, K. Y. Aydin, C. H. Boggs, T. E. Essington, C. J. Walters, and J. F. Kitchell. 2003. Physical forcing and the dynamics of the pelagic ecosystem in the eastern tropical Pacific: simulations with ENSO-scale and global-warming climate drivers. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 60(9):1161-1175.
   
  Weller, D.W. 2003. Can the western gray whale survive? The plight of a critically endangered whale. Whale 8:4-6.
   
  Weller, D.W., A.M. Burdin, A.L. Bradford, Y.V. Ivashchenko, G.A. Tsidulko, and R.L. Brownell, Jr. 2003. Gray whales of Sakhalin Island, Russa: July-September 2002, a joint U.S.-Russian scientific investigation. Final contract report to the Marine Mammal Commission (unpublished). 78 p.
   
 
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View Document Allen, Anne C., and Sarka O. Southern. 2002. A novel technique of computer-assisted image analysis to quantify molecular stress in cetaceans. Image Pro Plus, Application Note #3. Media Cybernetics, Rockville, Maryland. 4 p.
   
  Archer, F. I. 2002. Striped dolphin (Stenella coeruleoalba). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1201-1203. Academic Press.
   
  Ballance, L. T. 2002. Cetacean ecology. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 208-214. Academic Press.
   
  Barlow, J. 2002. Management. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 706-709. Academic Press.
   
  Barlow, J., and R. R. Reeves. 2002. Population status and trends. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 979-982. Academic Press.
   
  Barros, N.B., T.A. Jefferson, and E.C.M. Parsons. 2002. Food habits of finless porpoises (Neophocaena phocaenoides) in Hong Kong waters. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 10:115-123.
   
  Beasley, I., and T.A. Jefferson. 2002. Surface and dive times of finless porpoises in Hong Kong's coastal waters. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 10:125-129.
   
View Document Benson, Scott, Peter Dutton, and Scott Eckert. 2002. Leatherback sea turtles in the California Current system. In: Pelagic predators, prey, and processes: exploring the scientific basis for offshore marine reserves (Proceedings of the first Pelagic Working Group workshop, January 17, 2002, Santa Cruz, California), p. 25. Pelagic Working Group.
   
  Berube, Martine, R. Jorge Urban, Andrew E. Dizon, Robert L. Brownell, and Per J. Palsboll. 2002. Genetic identification of a small and highly isolated population of fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus) in the Sea of Cortez, México. Conservation Genetics 3(2):183-190.
   
  Boness, Daryl J., Phillip J. Clapham, and Sarah L. Mesnick. 2002. Life history and reproductive strategies. In: A. Rus Hoelzel (ed.), Marine mammal biology: an evolutionary approach, p. 278-324. Blackwell Science.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr., and A. V. Yablokov. 2002. Illegal and pirate whaling. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 608-612. Academic Press.
   
View Document CARRETTA, JAMES V., MARCIA M. MUTO, JAY BARLOW, JASON D. BAKER, KARIN A. FORNEY, AND MARK S. LOWRY. 2002. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 2002. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-346, 286 p.
   
  Cheng, L., and R. L. Pitman. 2002. Mass oviposition and egg development of the ocean skater Halobates sobrinus (Heteroptera: Gerridae). Pacific Science 56(4):441-445.
   
  Chivers, S. J. 2002. Cetacean life history. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 221-225. Academic Press.
   
  Chivers, S. J., A. E. Dizon, P. J. Gearin, and K. M. Robertson. 2002. Small-scale population structure of eastern north Pacific harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) indicated by molecular genetic analyses. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 4(2):111-122.
   
  Dizon, A. E. 2002. Genetics for management. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 504-510. Academic Press.
   
  Donahue, M. A., and W. L. Perryman. 2002. Pygmy killer whale (Feresa attenuata). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1009-1010. Academic Press.
   
  Escorza-Trevino, S. 2002. North Pacific marine mammals. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 817-823. Academic Press.
   
  Evans, K., M. A. Hindell, K. Robertson, C. Lockyer, and D. Rice. 2002. Factors affecting the precision of age determination of sperm whales, Physeter macrocephalus. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 4(2):193-201.
   
  Fiedler, P. C. 2002. Environmental change in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean: review of ENSO and decadal variability. Marine Ecology Progress Series 244:265-283.
   
  Fiedler, P. C. 2002. The annual cycle and biological effects of the Costa Rica Dome. Deep-Sea Research I 49:321-338.
   
  Fiedler, P. C. 2002. Ocean environment. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 824-830. Academic Press.
   
  Forcada, J. 2002. Distribution. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 327-333. Academic Press.
   
  Forney, K. A. 2002. Surveys. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1203-1205. Academic Press.
   
View Document Forney, Karin, John Calambokidis, Scott Benson, Francisco P. Chavez, Don A. Croll, James T. Harvey, Baldo Marinovic, and Bruce Mate. 2002. Cetaceans of the California Current system. In: Pelagic predators, prey, and processes: exploring the scientific basis for offshore marine reserves (Proceedings of the first Pelagic Working Group workshop, January 17, 2002, Santa Cruz, California), p. 21-24. Pelagic Working Group.
   
  Gerrodette, T. 2002. Tuna-dolphin issue. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1269-1273. Academic Press.
   
  Gerrodette, T., P. K. Dayton, S. Macinko, and M. J. Fogarty. 2002. Precautionary management of marine fisheries: Moving beyond burden of proof. Bulletin of Marine Science 70(2):657-668.
   
  Goold, J.C., and T.A. Jefferson. 2002. Acoustic signals from free-ranging finless porpoises (Neophocaena phocaenoides) in the waters around Hong Kong. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 10:131-139.
   
  Jefferson, T. A. 2002. Rough-toothed dolphin (Steno bredanensis). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1055-1059. Academic Press.
   
  Jefferson, T. A. 2002. Dall's porpoise (Phocoenoids dalli). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 308-310. Academic Press.
   
  Jefferson, T. A. 2002. Clymene dolphin (Stenella clymene). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 234-236. Academic Press.
   
  Jefferson, T. A., K. M. Robertson, and J. Y. Wang. 2002. Growth and reproduction of the finless porpoise in southern China. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 2002:105-113.
   
  Jefferson, T.A. 2002. Preliminary analysis of geographic variation in cranial morphometrics of the finless porpoise (Neophocaena phocaenoides). Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 10:3-14.
   
  Jefferson, T.A., B.E. Curry, and R. Kinoshita. 2002. Mortality and morbidity of Hong Kong finless porpoises, with emphasis on the role of environmental contaminants. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 10:161-171.
   
  Jefferson, T.A., S.K. Hung, L. Law, M. Torey, and N. Tregenza. 2002. Distribution and abundance of finless porpoises in Hong Kong and adjacent waters of China. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 10:43-55.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A., and Koen Van Waerebeek. 2002. The taxonomic status of the nominal dolphin species Delphinus tropicalis Van Bree, 1971. Marine Mammal Science 18(4):787-818.
   
View Document Krahn, Margaret M., Paul R. Wade, Steven T. Kalinowski, Marilyn E. Dahlheim, Barbara L. Taylor, M. Bradley Hanson, Gina M. Ylitalo, Robyn P. Angliss, John E. Stein, and Robin S. Waples. 2002. Status review of Southern Resident killer whales (Orcinus orca) under the Endangered Species Act. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-NWFSC-54. 133 p.
   
  LeDuc, R. 2002. Speciation. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1152-1155. Academic Press.
   
  LeDuc, R. 2002. Biogeography. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 99-102. Academic Press.
   
  LeDuc, R. 2002. Delphinids, overview. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 310-314. Academic Press.
   
  LeDuc, R.G., D.W. Weller, J. Hyde, A.M. Burdin, P.E. Rosel, R.L. Brownell, Jr., B. Würsig, and A.E. Dizon. 2002. Genetic differences between western and eastern North Pacific gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus). Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 4(1):1-5.
   
  LeDuc, Richard G., and Andrew E. Dizon. 2002. Reconstructing the rorqual phylogeny: with comments on the use of molecular and morphological data for systematic study. In: C.J. Pfeiffer (ed.), Molecular and cell biology of marine mammals, p. 100-110. Krieger Publishing.
   
  Mesnick, S. L., and K. Ralls. 2002. Mating systems. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 726-733. Academic Press.
   
  O'Corry-Crowe, G. M. 2002. Beluga whale (Delphinapterus leucas). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 94-99. Academic Press.
   
  O'Corry-Crowe, Greg M., Andrew E. Dizon, R.S. Suydam, and Lloyd F. Lowry. 2002. Molecular genetic studies of population structure and movement patterns in a migratory species: the beluga whale, Delphinapterus leucas, in the western Nearctic. In: C.J. Pfeiffer (ed.), Molecular and cell biology of marine mammals, p. 53-64. Krieger Publishing.
   
  Olson, P. A., and S. B. Reilly. 2002. Pilot whales (Globicephala melas and G. macrorhynchus). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 898-903. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, W. F. 2002. Geographic variation. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 510-516. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, W. F. 2002. Species. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1155-1158. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, W. F. 2002. Atlantic spotted dolphins (Stenella frontalis). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 47-49. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, W. F. 2002. Coloration. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 236-245. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, W. F. 2002. Common dolphins (Delphinus delphis, D.capensis, and D. tropicalis). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 245-248. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, W. F. 2002. Pantropical spotted dolphins (Stenella attenuata). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 865-867. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, W. F. 2002. Spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1174-1178. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, W. F., and J. R. Geraci. 2002. Stranding. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1192-1197. Academic Press.
   
  Perrin, W. F., and R. L. Brownell Jr. 2002. Minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata and B.bonaerensis). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 750-754. Academic Press.
   
  Perryman, W. L. 2002. Melon-headed whale (Peponocephala electra). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 733-735. Academic Press.
   
  Perryman, W. L., M. A. Donahue, P. C. Perkins, and S. B. Reilly. 2002. Gray whale calf production 1994-2000: are observed fluctuations related to changes in seasonal ice cover? Marine Mammal Science 18(1):121-144.
   
  Perryman, W.L., and M.S. Lynn. 2002. Evaluation of nutritive condition and reproductive status of migrating gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus) based on analysis of photogrammetric data. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 4(2):155-164.
   
View Document PHILBRICK, VALARIE A., PAUL C. FIEDLER, STEPHEN B. REILLY. 2002. REPORT OF ECOSYSTEM STUDIES CONDUCTED DURING THE 1997 VAQUITA ABUNDANCE SURVEY ON THE RESEARCH VESSEL DAVID STARR JORDAN. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-339, 34 p.
   
  Pitman, R. L. 2002. Indo-Pacific beaked whale (Indopacetus pacificus). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 615-617. Academic Press.
   
  Pitman, R. L. 2002. Alive and whale: a missing species of whale resurfaces in the tropics. Natural History 111(7):32-36.
   
  Pitman, R. L. 2002. Mesoplodont whales (Mesoplodon spp.). W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 738-742. Academic Press.
   
  Pitman, R. L., and C. Stinchcomb. 2002. Rough-toothed dolphins (Steno bredanensis) as predators of mahimahi (Coryphaena hippurus). Pacific Science 56(4):447-450.
   
  Pitman, R. L., and L. T. Ballance. 2002. The changing status of marine birds breeding at San Benedicto Island, Mexico. Wilson Bulletin 114(1):11-19.
   
  Ralls, K., and S. L. Mesnick. 2002. Sexual dimorphism. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 1071-1078. Academic Press.
   
  Smith, B.D., and T.A. Jefferson. 2002. Status and conservation of facultative freshwater cetaceans in Asia. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement 10:173-187.
   
  Taylor, B. L. 2002. Conservation biology. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 273-276. Academic Press.
   
  Weller, D. W. 2002. Predation on marine mammals. W. F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J. G. M. Thewissen (eds.), Encyclopedia of marine mammals, p. 985-994. Academic Press.
   
  Weller, D.W., A.M. Burdin, B. Würsig, B.L. Taylor, and R.L. Brownell. 2002. The western gray whale: a review of past exploitation, current status and potential threats. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 4(1):7-12.
   
  Weller, D.W., S.H. Reeve, A.M. Burdin, B. Würsig, and R.L. Brownell, Jr. 2002. A note on the spatial distribution of western gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus) off Sakhalin Island, Russia. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 4(1):13-17.
   
  Westlake, R. L., and G. M. O'Corry-Crowe. 2002. Macrogeographic structure and patterns of genetic diversity in harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) from Alaska to Japan. Journal of Mammalogy 83(4):1111-1126.
   
 
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  Archer, F., T. Gerrodette, A. Dizon, K. Abella, and S. Southern. 2001. Unobserved kill of nursing dolphin calves in a tuna purse-seine fishery. Marine Mammal Science 17(3):540-554.
   
  Ballance, L.T., D.G. Ainley, and G.L. Hunt, Jr. 2001. Seabird foraging ecology. In: J.H. Steele, S.A. Thorpe, and K.K. Turekian (eds.), Encyclopedia of ocean sciences, vol. 5, p. 2636-2644. Academic Press.
   
  Ballance, L.T., R.C. Anderson, R.L. Pitman, K. Stafford, A. Shaan, Z. Waheed, and R.L. Brownell. 2001. Cetacean sightings around the Republic of the Maldives, April 1998. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 3(2):213-218.
   
  Barlow, J., T. Gerrodette, and J. Forcada. 2001. Factors affecting perpendicular sighting distances on shipboard line-transect surveys for cetaceans. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 3(2):201-212.
   
  Carretta, J. V., B. L. Taylor, and S. J. Chivers. 2001. Abundance and depth distribution of harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) in northern California determined from a ship survey. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 99: 29-39.
   
View Document CARRETTA, JAMES V., JAY BARLOW, KARIN A. FORNEY, MARCIA M. MUTO, JASON D. BAKER, with contributions from Grant Cameron, Charles Stinchcomb, and Robert Read. 2001. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 2001. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-317, 280 p.
   
  Evans, K., and K. Robertson. 2001. A note on the preparation of sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) teeth for age determination. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 3(1):101-107.
   
View Document Forney, Karin A., Scott R. Benson, and Grant A. Cameron. 2001. Central California gillnet effort and bycatch of sensitive species, 1990-1998. In: Edward F. Melvin and Julia K. Parrish (eds.), Seabird bycatch: trends, roadblocks and solutions, p. 141-160. University of Alaska Sea Grant, AK-SG-01-01.
   
  Gendron, D., and S.L. Mesnick. 2001. Sloughed skin: a method for the systematic collection of tissue samples from Baja California blue whales. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 3(1):77-79.
   
  Hamilton, Healy, Susana Caballero, Allen G. Collins, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 2001. Evolution of river dolphins. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 268(1466):549-556.
   
View Document JACKSON, ALAN R. 2001. CETACEAN SURVEY LINE-TRANSECT DATA VERIFICATION AND MANAGEMENT. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-305, 43 p.
   
  Kinzey, Douglas, and Tim Gerrodette. 2001. Conversion factors for binocular reticles. Marine Mammal Science 17(2):353-361.
   
View Document KINZEY, DOUGLAS, TIM GERRODETTE, ANDREW E. DIZON, WAYNE L. PERRYMAN, PAULA OLSON, SHANNON RANKIN. 2001. MARINE MAMMAL DATA COLLECTED DURING A SURVEY IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN ABOARD THE NOAA SHIPS MCARTHUR AND DAVID STARR JORDAN, JULY 28 - DECEMBER 9, 2000. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-303, 100 p.
   
  LeDuc, R.G., W.L. Perryman, J.W. Gilpatrick, Jr., J. Hyde, C. Stinchcomb, J.V. Carretta, and R.L. Brownell, Jr. 2001. A note on recent surveys for right whales in the southeastern Bering Sea. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, Special Issue 2:287-289.
   
  Mesnick, Sarah L. 2001. Genetic relatedness in sperm whales: evidence and cultural implications. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24(2):346-347.
   
View Document OLSON, PAULA, ROBERT L. PITMAN, LISA T. BALLANCE, HOUGH, PETER DUTTON, STEPHEN B. REILLY. 2001. SUMMARY OF SEABIRD, MARINE TURTLE, AND SURFACE FAUNA DATA COLLECTED DURING A SURVEY IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN JULY 28 - DECEMBER 9, 2000. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-304, 58 p.
   
View Document OLSON, PAULA, ROBERT L. PITMAN, LISA T. BALLANCE, HOUGH, PETER DUTTON, STEPHEN B. REILLY. 2001. SUMMARY OF SEABIRD, MARINE TURTLE, AND SURFACE FAUNA DATA COLLECTED DURING A SURVEY IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN JULY 28 - DECEMBER 9, 1999. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-301, 55 p.
   
View Document PHILBRICK, VALARIE A., PAUL C. FIEDLER, J. T. FLUTY, STEPHEN B. REILLY. 2001. REPORT OF OCEANOGRAPHIC STUDIES CONDUCTED DURING THE 2000 EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN SURVEY ON THE RESEARCH VESSELS DAVID STARR JORDAN AND McARTHUR. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-309, 29 p.
   
View Document PHILBRICK, VALARIE A., PAUL C. FIEDLER, J. T. FLUTY, STEPHEN B. REILLY. 2001. REPORT OF OCEANOGRAPHIC STUDIES CONDUCTED DURING THE 1999 EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN SURVEY ON THE RESEARCH VESSELS DAVID STARR JORDAN AND McARTHUR. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-308, 29 p.
   
View Document PHILBRICK, VALARIE A., PAUL C. FIEDLER, J. T. FLUTY, STEPHEN B. REILLY. 2001. REPORT OF OCEANOGRAPHIC STUDIES CONDUCTED DURING THE 1998 EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN SURVEY ON THE RESEARCH VESSELS DAVID STARR JORDAN, McARTHUR, AND ENDEAVOR. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-307, 36 p.
   
  Pitman, R. L., and M. S. Lynn. 2001. Biological observations of an unidentified mesoplodont whale in the eastern tropical Pacific and probable identity: Mesoplodon peruvianus. Marine Mammal Science 17(3):648-657.
   
  Pitman, R. L., L. T. Ballance, S. J. Mesnick, and S. J. Chivers. 2001. Killer whale predation on sperm whales: observations and implications. Marine Mammal Science 17(3):494-507.
   
  Ramakrishnan, Uma, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2001. Can gray whale management units be assessed using mitochondrial DNA? Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 3(1):13-18.
   
View Document Ramakrishnan, Uma, Rick G. LeDuc, Jim Darling, Barbara L. Taylor, Pat Gearin, Merrill Gosho, John Calambokidis, Robert L. Brownell Jr., John Hyde, and Tammy E. Steeves. 2001. Are the southern feeding group of Eastern Pacific gray whales a maternal genetic isolate? Paper SC/53/SD8 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (SC53 meeting, London, July 2001). 5 p.
   
  Snyder, Gary M., Kenneth W. Pitcher, Wayne L. Perryman, and Morgan S. Lynn. 2001. Counting Steller sea lion pups in Alaska: an evaluation of medium-format, color aerial photography. Marine Mammal Science 17(1):136-146.
   
  Spear, Larry B., Lisa T. Ballance, and David G. Ainley. 2001. Response of seabirds to thermal boundaries in the tropical Pacific: the thermocline versus the Equatorial Front. Marine Ecology Progress Series 219:275-289.
   
View Document Swartz, Steven L., Anthony Martinez, Tim Cole, Phillip J. Clapham, Mark A. McDonald, John A. Hildebrand, Erin M. Oleson, Carolyn Burks, and Jay Barlow. 2001. Visual and acoustic survey of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) in the eastern and outhern Caribbean Sea: preliminary findings. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-456. 37 p.
   
  Weller, David W. 2001. Book review: Cetacean societies: field studies of whales and dolphins (J. Mann et al., eds.). Animal Behaviour 61(4):853-854.
   
 
2000
  Brownell, Robert L., Jr., Barbara E. Curry, William Van Bonn, and Sam H. Ridgway. 2000. Conservation conundrum. Science 288(5475):2319-2320.
   
View Document DIZON, ANDREW E., S. BAKER, F. CIPRIANO, G. LENTO, PALSBOLL, R. REEVES. 2000. MOLECULAR GENETIC IDENTIFICATION OF WHALES, DOLPHINS, AND PORPOISES: PROCEEDINGS OF A WORKSHOP ON THE FORENSIC USE OF MOLECULAR TECHNIQUES TO IDENTIFY WILDLIFE PRODUCTS IN THE MARKETPLACE. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-286, 51 p.
   
  Escorza-Treviño, S., and A. E. Dizon. 2000. Phylogeography, intraspecific structure and sex-biased dispersal of Dall’s porpoise, Phocoenoides dalli, revealed by mitochondrial and microsatellite DNA analyses. Molecular Ecology 9(8):1049-1060.
   
  Finneran, J. J., C. W. Oliver, K. M. Schaefer, and S. H. Ridgway. 2000. Source levels and estimated yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) detection ranges for dolphin jaw pops, breaches, and tail slaps. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 107(1):649-656.
   
  Forcada, J. 2000. Can population surveys show if the Mediterranean monk seal colony at Cap Blanc is declining in abundance? Journal of Applied Ecology 37(1):171-181.
   
  Forney, K. A. 2000. Environmental models of cetacean abundance: reducing uncertainty in population trends. Conservation Biology 14(5):1271-1286.
   
View Document Forney, Karin A. 2000. Monitoring marine mammal and seabird bycatch in the Monterey area set gillnet fishery. In: J. Carless (ed.), Ecosystem observations for the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary 1999. Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
   
View Document FORNEY, KARIN A., JAY BARLOW, MARCIA M. MUTO, MARK S. LOWRY, JASON D. BAKER, CAMERON, MOBLEY, STINCHCOMB, JAMES V. CARRETTA, with contributions by Susan Chivers, Joe Cordaro, Douglas DeMaster, Graeme Ellis, P. Scott Hill, Pierre Kleiber, Robert Read, Scott Spitz, and Tim Gerrodette. 2000. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 2000. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-300, 276 p.
   
  Hyrenbach, K. D., K. A. Forney, and P. K. Dayton. 2000. Marine protected areas and ocean basin management. Aquatic Conservation 10:437-458.
   
View Document KINZEY, DOUGLAS, TIM GERRODETTE, JAY BARLOW, ANDREW E. DIZON, WAYNE L. PERRYMAN, PAULA OLSON. 2000. MARINE MAMMAL DATA COLLECTED DURING A SURVEY IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN ABOARD THE NOAA SHIPS MCARTHUR AND DAVID STARR JORDAN, JULY 28 - DECEMBER 9, 1999. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-293, 89 p.
   
View Document Martien, Karen K., and Barbara L. Taylor. 2000. The limitations of hypothesis testing as a means of demographically delineating independent units. Paper SC/F2K/J3 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (JARPN Review Meeting, Tokyo, Japan, February 2000). 32 p.
   
  Nachtigall, P.E., W.W.L. Au, J.L. Pawloski, K. Andrews, and C.W. Oliver. 2000. Measurements of the low frequency components of active and passive sounds produced by dolphins. Aquatic Mammals 26(3):167-174.
   
View Document NORRIS, TOM, JEFF JACOBSEN, SAVATORE CERCHIO. 2000. A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF HUMPBACK WHALE SONGS RECORDED IN PELAGIC WATERS OF THE EASTERN NORTH PACIFIC: PRELIMINARY FINDINGS AND IMPLICATIONS FOR DISCERNING MIGRATORY ROUTES AND ASSESSING BREEDING STOCK IDENTITY. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-295, 29 p.
   
View Document OLSON, PAULA A., ROBERT L. PITMAN, LISA T. BALLANCE, STEPHEN B. REILLY. 2000. SUMMARY OF SEABIRD, MARINE TURTLE, AND SURFACE FAUNA DATA COLLECTED DURING A SURVEY IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN JULY 30 - DECEMBER 9, 1998. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-298, 69 p.
   
  Ralls, Katherine, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2000. Special section: Better policy and management decisions through explicit analysis of uncertainty: new approaches from marine conservation. Introduction. Conservation Biology 14(5):1240-1242.
   
  Rosenbaum, H.C., R.L. Brownell Jr., M.W. Brown, C. Schaeff, V. Portway, B.N. White, S. Malik, L.A. Pastene, N.J. Patenaude, C.S. Baker, M. Goto, P.B. Best, P.J. Clapham, P. Hamilton, M. Moore, R. Payne, V. Rowntree, C.T. Tynan, J.L. Bannister, and R. DeSalle. 2000. World-wide genetic differentiation of Eubalaena: questioning the number of right whale species. Molecular Ecology 9(11):1793-1802.
   
  Rosenbaum, Howard C., Mary G. Egan, Phillip J. Clapham, Robert L. Brownell Jr., Sobia Malik, Moira W. Brown, Bradley N. White, Peter Walsh, and Rob DeSalle. 2000. Utility of North Atlantic right whale museum specimens for assessing changes in genetic diversity. Conservation Biology 14(6):1837-1842.
   
  Schaefer, K. M., and C. W. Oliver. 2000. Shape, volume, and resonance frequency of the swimbladder of yellowfin tuna, Thunnus albacares. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 98:364-374.
   
  Slooten, Elisabeth, David Fletcher, and Barbara L. Taylor. 2000. Accounting for uncertainty in risk assessment: case study of Hector's dolphin mortality due to gillnet entanglement. Conservation Biology 14(5):1264-1270.
   
  Taylor, B. L., P. R. Wade, D. P. DeMaster, and J. Barlow. 2000. Incorporating uncertainty into management models for marine mammals. Conservation Biology 14(5):1243-1252.
   
View Document Taylor, Barbara L. 2000. Genetic population structure in the western North Pacific minke whale: an analysis of mtDNA data. Paper SC/F2K/J6 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (JARPN Review Meeting, Tokyo, Japan, February 2000). 4 p.
   
  Taylor, Barbara L., and Paul R. Wade. 2000. "Best" abundance estimates and best management: why they are not the same. In: S. Ferson and M. Burgman (eds.), Quantitative methods for conservation biology, p. 96-108. Springer.
   
View Document Taylor, Barbara L., and Susan J. Chivers. 2000. An example of the calculation of the statistical power to detect population sub-division in North Pacific minke whales. Paper SC/F2K/J7 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (JARPN Review Meeting, Tokyo, Japan, February 2000). 12 p.
   
View Document Taylor, Barbara L., and Susan J. Chivers. 2000. Evaluating the performance of different statistics to detect population subdivision. Paper SC/F2K/J5 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (JARPN Review Meeting, Tokyo, Japan, February 2000). 10 p.
   
View Document Taylor, Barbara L., Susan J. Chivers, and Andrew E. Dizon. 2000. Estimating the statistical power to detect population subdivision using mitochondrial DNA. Paper SC/F2K/J4 presented to the International Whaling Commission, Scientific Committee (JARPN Review Meeting, Tokyo, Japan, February 2000). 13 p.
   
  Taylor, Barbara L., Susan J. Chivers, Stephanie Sexton, and Andrew E. Dizon. 2000. Evaluating dispersal estimates using mtDNA data: comparing analytical and simulation approaches. Conservation Biology 14(5):1287-1297.
   
  Thode, A., T. Norris, and J. Barlow. 2000. Frequency beamforming of dolphin whistles using a sparse three-element towed array. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 107(6):3581-3584.
   
  Weller, D., and R.L. Brownell, Jr. 2000. Eschrichtius robustus (Asian or Northwest Pacific stock). In: 2000 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland.
   
  Weller, David W., Bernd Wursig, Spencer K. Lynn, and Andrew J. Schiro. 2000. Preliminary findings on the occurrence and site fidelity of photo-identified sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus) in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Gulf of Mexico Science 18(1):35-39.
   
  Zorn, H. M., J. H. Churnside, and C. W. Oliver. 2000. Laser safety thresholds for cetaceans and pinnipeds. Marine Mammal Science 16(1):186-200.
   
 
1999
  Ballance, L.T., and R.L. Pitman. 1999. Feeding ecology of tropical seabirds. In: N. Adams and R. Slotow (eds.), Proceedings of the 22nd International Ornithological Congress (16-22 August 1998, Durban, South Africa) (CD-ROM). BirdLife South Africa.
   
  Barlow, J. 1999. Trackline detection probability for long-diving whales. G. W. Garner et al. (eds.), Marine Mammal Survey and Assessment Methods. A. A. Balkema, Rotterdam, p. 209-221.
   
  Bernard, H. J., and S. B. Reilly. 1999. The pilot whales, Globicephala sp. S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 245-279. Academic Press.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr., and F. Cipriano. 1999. Dusky dolphin Lagenorhynchus obscurus (Gray, 1828). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 85-104. Academic Press.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr., and M. A. Donahue. 1999. Hourglass dolphin Lagenorhynchus cruciger (Quoy and Gaimard, 1824). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 121-136. Academic Press.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr., and P. J. Clapham. 1999. Spectacled porpoise Phocoena dioptrica (Lahille, 1912). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 379-391. Academic Press.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr., and P. J. Clapham. 1999. Burmeister’s porpoise Phocoena spinipinnis (Burmeister, 1865). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 393-410. Academic Press.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr., E. A. Crespo, and M. A. Donahue. 1999. Peale's dolphin Lagenorhynchus australis (Peale, 1848). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 105-120. Academic Press.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr., W. A. Walker, and K. A. Forney. 1999. Pacific white-sided dolphin Lagenorhynchus obliquidens (Gill, 1865). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 57-84. Academic Press.
   
  Burdin, A. M., S. A. Blokhin, and R. L. Brownell Jr. 1999. Making a slow comeback? Bowheads in the Sea of Okhotsk. Russian Conservation News 19:23-24.
   
  Chivers, S. J. 1999. Biological indices for monitoring population status of walrus evaluated with an individual-based model. G. W. Garner et al. (eds.), Marine Mammal Survey and Assessment Methods. A. A. Balkema, Rotterdam, p. 239-247.
   
  Clapham, P. J., S. B. Young, and R. L. Brownell Jr. 1999. Baleen whales: conservation issues and the status of the most endangered populations. Mammal Review 29(1):35-60.
   
View Document CURRY, BARBARA E. 1999. STRESS IN MAMMALS: THE POTENTIAL INFLUENCE OF FISHERY-INDUCED STRESS ON DOLPHINS IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-260, 121 p.
   
  DeFran, R. H., and D. W. Weller. 1999. Occurrence, distribution, site fidelity, and school size of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) off San Diego, California. Marine Mammal Science 15(2):366-380.
   
  DeFran, R. H., D. W. Weller, D. L. Kelly, and M. A. Espinosa. 1999. Range characteristics of Pacific coast bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the southern California bight. Marine Mammal Science 15(2):381-393.
   
  Dutton, P. H., B. W. Bowen, D. W. Owens, A. Barragan, and S. K. Davis. 1999. Global phylogeography of the leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea. Journal of Zoology (London) 248:397-409.
   
  Forcada, J., P. S. Hammond and A. Aguilar. 1999. Status of the Mediterranean monk seal Monachus monachus in the western Sahara and the implications of a mass mortality event. Marine Ecology Progress Series 188:249-261.
   
  Forney, K. A. 1999. Trends in harbor porpoise abundance off central California 1986-95: evidence for interannual changes in distribution? Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 1:73-80.
   
View Document FORNEY, KARIN A., MARCIA M. MUTO, AND JASON D. BAKER. 1999. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 1999. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-282, 65 p.
   
  Gerrodette, Tim, and Barbara L. Taylor. 1999. Estimating population size. In: K.L. Eckert et al. (eds.), Research and management techniques for the conservation of sea turtles, p. 67-71. IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group, Publication no. 4.
   
  Hertel, F., and L. T. Ballance. 1999. Wing ecomorphology of seabirds from Johnston Atoll. Condor 101:549-556.
   
  Jaramillo-Legorreta, A. M., L. Rojas-Bracho, and T. Gerrodette. 1999. A new abundance estimate for vaquitas: first step for recovery. Marine Mammal Science 15(4):957-973.
   
View Document KINZEY, DOUGLAS, TIM GERRODETTE, JAY BARLOW, ANDREW E. DIZON, WAYNE L. PERRYMAN, PAULA OLSON, ALEXANDRA VON SAUNDER. 1999. MARINE MAMMAL DATA COLLECTED DURING A SURVEY IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OEAN ABOARD THE NOAA SHIPS MCARTHUR AND DAVID STARR JORDAN AND THE UNOLS SHIP ENDEAVOR JULY 31-DECEMBER 9, 1998. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-283, 113 p.
   
  Kruse, S., D.K. Caldwell, and M.C. Caldwell. 1999. Risso's dolphin Grampus griseus (G. Cuvier, 1812). In: S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and porpoises, p. 183-212. Academic Press.
   
  LeDuc, R. G., W. F. Perrin, and A. E. Dizon. 1999. Phylogenetic relationships among the delphinid cetaceans based on full cytochrome b sequences. Marine Mammal Science 15(3):619-648.
   
  Lowry, M. S. 1999. Counts of California sea lion (Zalophus californianus) pups from aerial color photographs and from the ground: a comparison of two methods. Marine Mammal Science 15(1):143-158.
   
  Lowry, M. S., and J. V. Carretta. 1999. Market squid (Loligo opalescens) in the diet of California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) in southern California (1981-1995). CalCOFI Reports 40:196-207.
   
  Maravilla-Chavez, M. O., and M. S. Lowry. 1999. Incipient breeding colony of Guadalupe fur seals at Isla Benito del Este, Baja California, Mexico. Marine Mammal Science 15(1):239-241.
   
  Martien, Karen K., Barbara L. Taylor, Elizabeth Slooten, and Steve Dawson. 1999. A sensitivity analysis to guide research and management for Hector's dolphin. Biological Conservation 90(3):183-191.
   
  Mesnick, S. L., P. Clapham, and A. E. Dizon. 1999. A note on the collection of associated behavioural data with biopsy samples during cetacean assessment cruises. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 1(2):205-211.
   
  Mesnick, Sarah L., Barbara L. Taylor, Richard G. LeDuc, Sergio Escorza-Treviño, Greg M. O'Corry-Crowe, and Andrew E. Dizon. 1999. Culture and genetic evolution in whales (Technical comment). Science 284(5423):2055a.
   
  Norris, T. F., M. Mc Donald, and J. Barlow. 1999. Acoustic detections of singing humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) in the eastern North Pacific during their northbound migration. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 106(1):506-514.
   
  Perkins, P. C., and E. F. Edwards. 1999. Capture rate as a function of school size in pantropical spotted dolphins (Stenella attenuata) in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 97(3):542-554.
   
  Perryman, W. L., M. A. Donahue, J. L. Laake, and T. E. Martin. 1999. Diel variation in migration rates of eastern Pacific gray whales measured with thermal imaging sensors. Marine Mammal Science 15(2):426-445.
   
  Pitman, R. L., D. M. Palacios, P. L. R. Brennan, B. J. Brennan, K. C. Balcomb III, and T. Miyashita. 1999. Sightings and possible identity of a bottlenose whale from the tropical Indo-Pacific: Indopacetus pacificus. Marine Mammal Science 15(2):531-549.
   
  Reeves, R. R., C. Smeenk, C. C. Kinze, R. L. Brownell Jr., and J. Lien. 1999. White-beaked dolphin Lagenorhynchus albirostris (Gray, 1846). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 1-30. Academic Press.
   
  Reeves, R. R., C. Smeenk, R. L. Brownell, Jr., and C. C. Kinze. 1999. Atlantic white-sided dolphin Lagenorhynchus acutus (Gray, 1828). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 31-56. Academic Press.
   
  Rojas-Bracho, L., and B. L. Taylor. 1999. Risk factors affecting the vaquita (Phocoena sinus). Marine Mammal Science 15(4):974-989.
   
  Taylor, B. L., and L. Rojas-Bracho. 1999. Examining the risk of inbreeding depression in a naturally rare cetacean, the vaquita (Phocoena sinus). Marine Mammal Science 15(4):1004-1028.
   
  Taylor, B.L., and A.E. Dizon. 1999. First policy then science: why a management unit based solely on genetic criteria cannot work. Molecular Ecology 8(S1):S11-S16.
   
View Document Taylor, Barbara L. 1999. Incorporating uncertainty into management models for marine mammals. In: Victor R. Restrepo (ed.), Proceedings of the Fifth National NMFS Stock Assessment Workshop: Providing scientific advice to implement the precautionary approach under the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (February 24-26, 1998, Key Largo, Florida), p. 121-123. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-F/SPO-40.
   
  Vidal, O., R. L. Brownell Jr., and L. T. Findley. 1999. Vaquita, Phocoena sinus (Norris and McFarland, 1958). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 6: The second book of dolphins and the porpoises, p. 357-378. Academic Press.
   
View Document VON SAUNDER, ALEXANDRA, AND JAY BARLOW. 1999. A REPORT OF THE OREGON, CALIFORNIA AND WASHINGTON LINE-TRANSECT EXPERIMENT (ORCAWALE) CONDUCTED IN WEST COAST WATERS DURING SUMMER/FALL 1996. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-264, 49 p.
   
  Weller, David W., Bernd Wursig, Amanda L. Bradford, Alexander M. Burdin, Sergey A. Blokhin, Hiroya Minakuchi, and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 1999. Gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus) off Sakhalin Island, Russia: seasonal and annual patterns of occurrence. Marine Mammal Science 15(4):1208-1227.
   
  Würsig, B., D. W. Weller, A. Burdin, S. Blokhin, S. Reeve, A. Bradford, and R. L. Brownell Jr. 1999. Gray whales summering off Sakhalin Island, far east Russia: July-September 1998 a joint U.S.-Russian scientific investigation. Final contract report to Sakhalin Energy Investment Company and Exxon Neftegas. 133 p.
   
  Würsig, B., D. W. Weller, S. K. Lynn, J. G. Ortega-Ortiz, A. J. Schiro, T. D. Sparks, and W. E. Evans. 1999. Behavior and site fidelity of sperm whales in the northern Gulf of Mexico. E. W. Davis, W. E. Evans, and B. Würsig (eds.), Cetaceans, sea turtles, and seabirds in the northern Gulf of Mexico: distribution, abundance, and habitat association, vol. II: technical report. Minerals Management Service, New Orleans. 346 p.
   
 
1998
  Ballance, L. T., and R. L. Pitman. 1998. Cetaceans of the western tropical Indian Ocean: distribution, relative abundance, and comparisons with cetacean communities of two other tropical ecosystems. Marine Mammal Science 14(3):429-459.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY, P. SCOTT HILL, KARIN A. FORNEY, AND DOUGLAS P. DEMASTER. 1998. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 1998. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-258, 41 p.
   
  Carretta, J. V., K. A. Forney, and J. L. Laake. 1998. Abundance of southern California coastal bottlenose dolphins estimated from tandem aerial surveys. Marine Mammal Science 14(3):655-675.
   
View Document CURRY, BARBARA E., AND ELIZABETH F. EDWARDS. 1998. INVESTIGATION OF THE POTENTIAL INFLUENCE OF FISHERY-INDUCED STRESS ON DOLPHINS IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN: RESEARCH PLANNING. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-254, 59 p.
   
  Dawson, S., J. Barlow, and D. Ljungblad. 1998. Sounds recorded from Baird's beaked whale, Berardius bairdii. Marine Mammal Science 14(2):335-344.
   
View Document Eckert, Scott A., Javier Alvarado, George Balazs, Richard Byles, Peter Craig, Peter Dutton, Karen Eckert, John Engbring, James Maragos, Robert Pitman, Susan Pultz, and James I. Richardson (Pacific Sea Turtle Recovery Team). 1998. Recovery plan for U.S. Pacific populations of the east Pacific green turtle (Chelonia mydas). National Marine Fisheries Service (Silver Spring, Maryland) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Portland, Oregon). 51 p.
   
View Document Eckert, Scott A., Javier Alvarado, George Balazs, Richard Byles, Peter Craig, Peter Dutton, Karen Eckert, John Engbring, James Maragos, Robert Pitman, Susan Pultz, and James I. Richardson (Pacific Sea Turtle Recovery Team). 1998. Recovery plan for U.S. Pacific populations of the olive ridley turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea). National Marine Fisheries Service (Silver Spring, Maryland) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Portland, Oregon). 52 p.
   
View Document Eckert, Scott A., Javier Alvarado, George Balazs, Richard Byles, Peter Craig, Peter Dutton, Karen Eckert, John Engbring, James Maragos, Robert Pitman, Susan Pultz, and James I. Richardson (Pacific Sea Turtle Recovery Team). 1998. Recovery plan for U.S. Pacific populations of the hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata). National Marine Fisheries Service (Silver Spring, Maryland) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Portland, Oregon). 83 p.
   
View Document Eckert, Scott A., Javier Alvarado, George Balazs, Richard Byles, Peter Craig, Peter Dutton, Karen Eckert, John Engbring, James Maragos, Robert Pitman, Susan Pultz, and James I. Richardson (Pacific Sea Turtle Recovery Team). 1998. Recovery plan for U.S. Pacific populations of the green turtle (Chelonia mydas). National Marine Fisheries Service (Silver Spring, Maryland) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Portland, Oregon). 84 p.
   
View Document Eckert, Scott A., Javier Alvarado, George Balazs, Richard Byles, Peter Craig, Peter Dutton, Karen Eckert, John Engbring, James Maragos, Robert Pitman, Susan Pultz, and James I. Richardson (Pacific Sea Turtle Recovery Team). 1998. Recovery plan for U.S. Pacific populations of the loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta). National Marine Fisheries Service (Silver Spring, Maryland) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Portland, Oregon). 59 p.
   
View Document Eckert, Scott A., Javier Alvarado, George Balazs, Richard Byles, Peter Craig, Peter Dutton, Karen Eckert, John Engbring, James Maragos, Robert Pitman, Susan Pultz, and James I. Richardson (Pacific Sea Turtle Recovery Team). 1998. Recovery plan for U.S. Pacific populations of the leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea). National Marine Fisheries Service (Silver Spring, Maryland) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Portland, Oregon). 65 p.
   
  Edwards, E. F., and P. C. Perkins. 1998. Estimated tuna discard from dolphin, school, and log sets in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean, 1989-1992. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 96:210-222.
   
  Eggert, L. S., C. A. Lux, G. M. O’Corry-Crowe, and A. E. Dizon. 1998. Dried dolphin blood on fishery observer records provides DNA for genetic analyses. Marine Mammal Science 14(1):136-143.
   
View Document Fiedler, P. C., J. Barlow, and T. Gerrodette. 1998. Dolphin prey abundance determined from acoustic backscatter data in eastern Pacific surveys. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 96(2):237-247.
   
  Fiedler, P. C., S. B. Reilly, R. P. Hewitt, D. Demer, V. A. Philbrick, S. Smith, W. Armstrong, D. A. Croll, B. R. Tershy, and B. R. Mate. 1998. Blue whale habitat and prey in the California Channel Islands. Deep-Sea Research II 45:1781-1801.
   
  Forney, K. A., and J. Barlow. 1998. Seasonal patterns in the abundance and distribution of California cetaceans, 1991-1992. Marine Mammal Science 14(3):460-489.
   
View Document Julian, F. 1998. Estimates of marine mammal, turtle, and sea bird mortality for two California gillnet fisheries: 1990-1995. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 96:271-284.
   
View Document KETTEN, DARLENE R. 1998. MARINE MAMMAL AUDITORY SYSTEMS: A SUMMARY OF AUDIOMETRIC AND ANATOMICAL DATA AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR UNDERWATER ACOUSTIC IMPACTS. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-256, 74 p.
   
  McFee, W. E., K. M. Robertson, and C. Lux. 1998. Records of the striped dolphin, Stenella coeruleoalba stranded in South Carolina. Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society 114(3):119-124.
   
  Mesnick, S. L., M. G. Rivas, and B. J. Le Boeuf. 1998. Northern elephant seals in the Gulf of California, Mexico. Marine Mammal Science 14(1):171-178.
   
  O'Shea, T. J. and R. L. Brownell Jr. 1998. California sea lion (Zalophus californianus) populations and Sigma DDT contamination. Marine Pollution Bulletin 36(2):159-164.
   
  Perryman, W. L., and R. L. Westlake. 1998. A new geographic form of the spinner dolphin, Stenella longirostris detected with aerial photography. Marine Mammal Science 14(1):38-50.
   
  Pitman, R. L. and S. J. Chivers. 1998. Terror in black and white. Natural History 107(10):26-29.
   
  Pitman, R. L., and J. R. Jehl Jr. 1998. Geographic variation and reassessment of species limits in the masked boobies of the eastern Pacific Ocean. Wilson Bulletin 110(2):155-170.
   
View Document REES, C. DAVID. 1998. ACTIVE TOWED-ARRAY ACOUSTIC SYSTEM DESIGN STUDY FOR YELLOWFIN TUNA IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC FISHERY AREA. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-251, 58+ p.
   
  Tormosov, D. D., Y. A. Mikhalev, P. B. Best, V. A. Zemsky, K. Sekiguchi, and R. L. Brownell Jr. 1998. Soviet catches of southern right whales, Eubalaena australis, 1951-1971; Biological data and conservation implications. Biological Conservation 86:185-197.
   
 
1997
  Ballance, L. T., R. L. Pitman, and S. B. Reilly. 1997. Seabird community structure along a productivity gradient: importance of competition and energetic constraint. Ecology 78:1502-1518.
   
  Barlow, J., and P. J. Clapham. 1997. A new birth-interval approach to estimating demographic parameters of humpback whales. Ecology 78: 535-546.
   
  Barlow, J., T. Gerrodette, and G. Silber. 1997. First estimates of vaquita abundance. Marine Mammal Science 13:44-58.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY, KARIN A. FORNEY, A.V. SAUNDER, J. URBAN-RAMIREZ. 1997. A REPORT OF CETACEAN ACOUSTIC DETECTION AND DIVE INTERVAL STUDIES (CADDIS) CONDUCTED IN THE SOUTHERN GULF OF CALIFORNIA, 1995. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-250, 48 p.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY, KARIN A. FORNEY, HILL, R. BROWNELL, JAMES V. CARRETTA, DOUGLAS P. DEMASTER, JULIAN, MARK S. LOWRY, T. RAGEN, AND REEVES. 1997. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS: 1996. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-248, 223 p.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr., A. M. Burdin, S. A. Blokhin, and A. A. Berzin. 1997. Observations on bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus) in the Shantar Archipelago, Western Okhotsk Sea. IBI Reports 7:1-7.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr., S. A. Blokhin, A. M. Burdin, A. A. Berzin, R. G. LeDuc, R. L. Pitman and H. Minakuchi. 1997. Observations on Okhotsk-Korean gray whales on their feeding grounds off Sakhalin Island. Report of the International Whaling Commission 47:161-162.
   
  Chivers, S. J., and B. L. Taylor. 1997. Probabilities of population dispersal rates inferred from genetic distance DNA. A. E. Dizon, S. J. Chivers, and W. F. Perrin (eds.), Molecular genetics of marine mammals. Society for Marine Mammalogy, Special Publication 3:365-380.
   
  Clapham, P. J., S. Leatherwood, I. Szczepaniak, and R. L. Brownell Jr. 1997. Catches of humpback and other whales from shore stations at Moss Landing and Trinidad, California, 1919-1926. Marine Mammal Science 13:368-394.
   
  Curry, B. E. and J. Smith. 1997. Phylogeographic structure of the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus): Stock identification and implications for management. A. E. Dizon, S. J. Chivers, and W. F. Perrin (eds.), Molecular genetics of marine mammals. Society for Marine Mammalogy, Special Publication 3:227-247.
   
  Dizon, A. E., S. J. Chivers, and W. F. Perrin (editors). 1997. Molecular genetics of marine mammals. Society for Marine Mammalogy, Special Publication 3, 388 p.
   
  Escorza, S. , C. A. Lux, and A. S. Costa. 1997. Methods of DNA extraction: from initial tissue preservation to purified DNA storage. A. E. Dizon, S. J. Chivers, and W. F. Perrin (eds.), Molecular genetics of marine mammals. Society for Marine Mammalogy, Special Publication 3:87-106.
   
  Henshaw, M. D., R. G. LeDuc, S. J. Chivers, and A. E. Dizon. 1997. Identifying beaked whales (family Ziphidae) using mtDNA sequences. Marine Mammal Science 13:487-495.
   
  Jefferson, T. A., B. E. Curry, S. Leatherwood, and J. A. Powell. 1997. Dolphins and porpoises of west Africa: A review of records (Cetacea: Delphinidae, Phocoenidae). Mammalia 61(1):87-108.
   
  Jefferson, T. A., R. L. Pitman, S. Leatherwood, and M. L. L. Dolar. 1997. Developmental and sexual variation in the external appearance of Fraser's dolphins (Lagenodelphis hosei). Aquatic Mammals 23(3):145-153.
   
  Kasuya, T., R. L. Brownell Jr., and K. C. Balcomb III. 1997. Life history of Baird's beaked whales off the Pacific coast of Japan. Report of the International Whaling Commission 47:969-979.
   
  LeDuc, R. G., W. F. Perrin, A. O. Debrot, N. B. Barros, and P. J. H. vanBree. 1997. Stenella attenuata from Curaçao misidentified as S. coeruleoalba. Marine Mammal Science 13:356-357.
   
  LeDuc, Richard Gene. 1997. A systematic study of the Delphinidae (Mammalia: Cetacea) using cytochrome B sequences. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, San Diego. 104 p.
   
  Mangel, M., L. M. Talbot, G. K. Meffe, M. Tundi Agardy, D. L. Alverson, J. Barlow et al. 1997. Principles for the conservation of wild living resources. Ecological Applications 6(2):338-372.
   
  O'Correy-Crow, G. M., and L. F. Lowry. 1997. Genetic ecology and management concerns for the beluga whale (Delphinapterus leucas). A. E. Dizon, S. J. Chivers, and W. F. Perrin (eds.), Molecular genetics of marine mammals. Society for Marine Mammalogy, Special Publication 3:249-274.
   
  O'Correy-Crow, G. M., and R. L. Westlake. 1997. Molecular investigations of spotted seals (Phoca largha) and harbor seals (P. vitulina), and their relationship in areas of sympatry. A. E. Dizon, S. J. Chivers, and W. F. Perrin (eds.), Molecular genetics of marine mammals. Society for Marine Mammalogy, Special Publication 3:291-304.
   
  O'Correy-Crow, G. M., R. S. Suydam, A. Rosenberg, K. J. Frost, and A. E. Dizon. 1997. Phylogeography, population structure and dispersal patterns of the beluga whale Delphinapterus leucas in the western Nearctic revealed by mitochondrial DNA. Molecular Ecology 6:955-970.
   
  Ralls, Katherine, and Barbara L. Taylor. 1997. How viable is population viability analysis? In: S.T.A. Pickett et al. (eds.), The ecological basis of conservation: heterogeneity, ecosystems, and biodiversity, p. 228-235. Chapman and Hall.
   
  Reeves, R. R., S. L. Leatherwood, T. A. Jefferson, B. E. Curry, and T. Henningsen. 1997. The Amazonian manatee, Trichechus inunguis, in Peru: distribution, exploitation, and status. Interciencia 21:246-254.
   
  Robertson, K. M., and S. J. Chivers. 1997. Prey occurrence in pantropical spotted dolphins, Stenella attenuata, from the eastern tropical Pacific. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 95:334-348.
   
  Rosenbaum, H. C., M. G. Egan, P. J. Clapham, R. L. Brownell, Jr., and R. DeSalle. 1997. An effective method for isolating DNA from historical specimens of baleen. Molecular Ecology 6:677-681.
   
  Taylor, B. L. 1997. Defining "populations" to meet management objectives for marine mammals. A. E. Dizon, S. J. Chivers, and W. F. Perrin (eds.), Molecular genetics of marine mammals. Society for Marine Mammalogy, Special Publication 3:49-65.
   
  Taylor, B. L. and S. J. Chivers. 1997. Anonymous alleles can bias results. A. E. Dizon, S. J. Chivers, and W. F. Perrin (eds.), Molecular genetics of marine mammals. Society for Marine Mammalogy, Special Publication 3:341-346.
   
  Taylor, B.L., S. J. Chivers and A. E. Dizon. 1997. Using statistical power to interpret genetic data to define management units for marine mammals. A. E. Dizon, S. J. Chivers, and W. F. Perrin (eds.), Molecular genetics of marine mammals. Society for Marine Mammalogy, Special Publication 3:347-364.
   
  Vidal, O., J. Barlow, L. A. Hurtado, J. Torre, P. Cendòn, and Z. Ojeda. 1997. Distribution and abundance of the Amazon River dolphin (Inia geoffrensis) and the tucuxi (Sotalia fluviatilis) in the upper Amazon River. Marine Mammal Science 13:427-445.
   
  Westlake, R. L. , W. L. Perryman, and K. A. Ono. 1997. Comparison of vertical aerial photographic and ground censuses of Steller sea lions at Ano Nuevo Island, July 1990-1994. Marine Mammal Science 13(2):207-218.
   
  Westlake, Robin Lynn. 1997. Genetic investigation and management of Alaskan harbor seals (Phoca vitulina richardsi), with reference to P. v. stejnegeri, using mitochondrial DNA techniques. Master's thesis, San Diego State University, California. 100 p.
   
 
1996
View Document BALLANCE, LISA T., ROBERT L. PITMAN, STEPHEN B. REILLY, AND M.P.FORCE. 1996. REPORT OF A CETACEAN, SEABIRD, MARINE TURTLE AND FLYING FISH SURVEY OF THE WESTERN TROPICAL INDIAN OCEAN ABOARD THE RESEARCH VESSEL MALCOLM BALDRIGE, MARCH 21-JULY 26, 1995. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-224, 132 p.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY, AND TIM GERRODETTE. 1996. ABUNDANCE OF CETACEANS IN CALIFORNIA WATERS BASED ON 1991 AND 1993 SHIP SURVEYS. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-233, 15 p.
   
  Brownell, R. L. Jr. 1996. Hawaiian monk seals: past, present and future. IBI Reports 6:35-41.
   
  Clapham, P. J., and R. L. Brownell Jr. 1996. The potential for interspecific competition in baleen whales. Report of the International Whaling Commission 46:361-367.
   
  Ensor, P., M. Cawthorn, P. Corkeron, K. Matsuoka, H. Narita, R. Pitman, K. Sekiguchi, and T. Sumihara. 1996. 1995-96 IWC/IDCR Southern Hemisphere minke whale assessment cruise, area VI. Report of the Eighteenth IDCR Cruise to the International Whaling Commission, The Red House, Station Road, Histon, Cambridge CB4 4NP, United Kingdom.
   
  Everett, W. T., and R. L. Pitman. 1996. Avian specimens from Rocas Alijos. R. W. Schmieder (ed.), Rocas Alijos. Scientific results from the Cordell Expeditions, p.359-362. Kluwer Academic Publishers, London.
   
  Force, M.P., R.L. Pitman, and L.T. Ballance. 1996. Seabirds around the Seychelles. Birdwatch 17:3-7.
   
  Gerrodette, T. 1996. Estimation of allowable loggerhead and leatherback turtle mortality in the North Pacific Ocean by potential biological removal (PBR) calculation. A. B. Bolten, J. A. Wetherall, G. H. Balazs, and S. G. Pooley (comps.), Status of marine turtles in the Pacific Ocean relevant to incidental take in the Hawaii-based pelagic longline fishery, p. 99-104. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NMFS-SWFSC-230.
   
View Document GILPATRICK, JAMES W., JR. 1996. CALIBRATION OF RADAR ALTIMETER READINGS USED IN AERIAL PHOTOGRAMMETRY OF EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC DOLPHINS 1992 AND 1993. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-226, 17 p.
   
  Jefferson, Thomas A., and Barbara E. Curry. 1996. Acoustic methods of reducing or eliminating marine mammal-fishery interactions: do they work? Ocean and Coastal Management 31(1):41-70.
   
  Lowry, M. S., W. L. Perryman, M. S. Lynn, and R. Westlake. 1996. Counts of northern elephant seals (Mirounga angustirostris) from large-format aerial photographs taken at rookeries in southern California during the breeding season. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 94:176-185.
   
  Newcombe, M. W., T. A. Jefferson, and R. L. Brownell Jr. 1996. Lissodelphis peronii. Mammalian Species 531:1-5.
   
  Perkins, P. C., and E. F. Edwards. 1996. A mixture model for estimating bycatch from data with many zero observations: tuna discards in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 94:330-340.
   
  Pitman, R. L. 1996. Almost atoll. Natural History 105:60-64.
   
  Pitman, R. L. 1996. Marine mammals of Rocas Alijos. R.W. Schmieder (ed.), Rocas Alijos. Scientific results from the Cordell Expeditions, p. 363-364. Kluwer Academic Publishers, London.
   
  Taylor, B. L., and A. E. Dizon. 1996. The need to estimate power to link genetics and demography for conservation. Conservation Biology 10(2):661-664.
   
  Taylor, B.L., P.R. Wade, R.A. Stehn, and J.F. Cochrane. 1996. A Bayesian approach to classification criteria for Spectacled Eiders. Ecological Applications 6(4):1077-1089.
   
 
1995
  Ballance, L. T. 1995. Flight energetics of free-ranging Red-footed Boobies, Sula sula. Physiological Zoology 68(5):887-914.
   
  Barlow, J. and D. Hanan. 1995. An assessment of the status of harbor porpoise populations in California. Report of the International Whaling Commission, Special Issue 16:123-140.
   
View Document Barlow, Jay. 1995. The abundance of cetaceans in California waters. Part I: Ship surveys in summer and fall of 1991. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 93:1-14.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY, ROBERT BROWNELL, JR., DOUGLAS P. DEMASTER, KARIN A. FORNEY, MARK S. LOWRY, STEVEN OSMEK, TIMOTHY J. RAGEN, RANDALL R. REEVES, ROBERT J. SMALL. 1995. U.S. PACIFIC MARINE MAMMAL STOCK ASSESSMENTS. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-219, 162 p.
   
View Document Barlow, Jay, Steven L. Swartz, Thomas C. Eagle, and Paul R. Wade. 1995. U.S. marine mammal stock assessments: guidelines for preparation, background, and a summary of the 1995 assessments. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-OPR-95-6. 76 p.
   
  Brownell, R.L., Jr. 1995. Whaling error. Nature 375:272.
   
  Brownell, R.L., Jr. 1995. Japanese-Soviet exploitation of pygmy blue whales. IBI Reports 5:25-29.
   
  Brownell, R.L., Jr., K. Ralls, and W.F. Perrin. 1995. Marine mammal biodiversity: three diverse orders encompass 119 species. Oceanus 38(2):30-33.
   
  Buckland, S.T., N.H. Augustin, D.L. Borchers, K.L. Cattanach, S.L. Cumberwoth, P.C. Fiedler, S.B. Reilly, and A.A. Anganuzzi. 1995. Modelling the spatio-temporal distribution of dolphins in the eastern tropical Pacific. Paper SC/47/SM37 presented to the IWC Scientific Committee. 30 p.
   
View Document CARRETTA, JAMES V., KARIN A. FORNEY, AND JAY BARLOW. 1995. REPORT OF 1993-1994 MARINE MAMMAL AERIAL SURVEYS CONDUCTED WITHIN THE U.S. NAVY OUTER SEA TEST RANGE OFF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-217, 90 p.
   
  Chivers, Susan J. 1995. Book review: Studies of white whales (Delphinapterus leucas) and narwhals (Monodon monoceros) in Greenland and adjacent waters (E.W. Born, R. Dietz, and R.R. Reeves, eds.). Marine Mammal Science 11(2):257-259.
   
  Dizon, A.E., B.L. Taylor, and G.M. O'Corry-Crowe. 1995. Why statistical power is necessary to link analyses of molecular variation to decisions about population structure. In: J.L. Nielsen (ed.), Evolution and the aquatic ecosystem: defining unique units in population conservation, p. 288-294. American Fisheries Society Symposium 17.
   
  Dizon, A.E., P.J. Clapham, W.F. Perrin, and R.L. Brownell Jr. 1995. Whaling dispute continues. Nature 377:282.
   
  Forney, K. A. 1995. A decline in the abundance of harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena, in nearshore waters off California, 1986-93. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 93:741-748.
   
View Document Forney, Karin A., Jay Barlow, and James V. Carretta. 1995. The abundance of cetaceans in California waters. Part II: Aerial surveys in winter and spring of 1991 and 1992. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 93:15-26.
   
  Gerrodette, T. 1995. The ability of IDCR cruises to detect changes in blue whale population size. Report of the International Whaling Commission 45:271-272.
   
  Gerrodette, T., L. A. Fleischer, H. Pérez-Cortés, and B. Villa Ramírez. 1995. Distribution of the vaquita, Phocoena sinus, based on sightings from systematic surveys. A. Bjorge and G.P Donovan (eds.), Report of the International Whaling Commission, Special Issue 16: Biology of the Phocoenids, p. 273-281. International Whaling Commission, Cambridge, England.
   
  Perrin, W. F., W. A. Armstrong, A. N. Baker, J. Barlow, S. R. Benson, A. S. Collet, J. M. Cotton, D. M. Everhart, T. D. Farley, R. M. Mellon, S. K. Miller, V. Philbrick, J. L. Quan, and H. R. L. Rodriguez. 1995. An anomalously pigmented form of the short-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) from the southwestern Pacific, eastern Pacific and eastern Atlantic. Marine Mammal Science 11(2):241-147.
   
  Pitman, R. L., L. B. Spear, and M. P. Force. 1995. The marine birds of Malpelo Island, Colombia. Colonial Waterbirds 18(1):113-119.
   
  Robeck, T. R., B. E. Curry, J. F. McBain, and D. C. Kraemer. 1995. Reproductive biology of the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and the potential application of advanced reproductive technologies. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 25(3):321-336.
   
  Rosel, P.E., M.G. Haygood, and A.E. Dizon. 1995. Mitochondrial control region variability in populations of the harbour porpoise, Phocoena phocoena, on interoceanic and regional scales. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 52:1210-1219.
   
  Taylor, B. L. 1995. The reliability of using population viability analysis for risk classification of species. Conservation Biology 9(3):551-558.
   
  Taylor, B. L., and J. Barlow. 1995. The step-wise fit: a new model for estimating mammalian mortality from incomplete data sets. Ballou, J. D., M. Gilpin, and T. J. Foose (eds.), Population management for survival and recovery: analytical methods and strategies in small population conservation, p. 24-43. Columbia University Press, New York, 375 pp.
   
  Taylor, B. L., T.B. Gage, J. Barlow, P. Mamelka and B. Dyke. 1995. Mortality models for numerically small populations of mammals. Ballou, J. D., M. Gilpin, and T. J. Foose (eds.), Population management for survival and recovery: analytical methods and strategies in small population conservation, p. 44-54. Columbia University Press, New York, 375 pp.
   
 
1994
  Barlow, J. 1994. Abundance of large whales in California coastal waters: a comparison of ship surveys in 1979/80 and in 1991. Report of the International Whaling Commission 44:399-406.
   
  Barlow, J. 1994. Abundance of large whales in California coastal waters: a comparison of ship surveys in 1979/80 and in 1991. Report of the International Whaling Commission 44:399-406.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY, AND KARIN A. FORNEY. 1994. ASSESSMENT OF THE 1994 STATUS OF HARBOR PORPOISE IN CALIFORNIA. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-205, 17 p.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY, AND TIMOTHY LEE. 1994. ESTIMATION OF PERPENDICULAR SIGHTING DISTANCE ON SWFSC RESEARCH VESSEL SURVEYS FOR CETACEANS: 1974-1991. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-207, 46 p.
   
  Barlow, Jay, Robin W. Baird, John E. Heyning, Kate Wynne, Albert M. Manville II, Lloyd F. Lowry, Doyle Hanan, John Sease, and Vladimir N. Burkanov. 1994. A review of cetacean and pinniped mortality in coastal fisheries along the west coast of the USA and Canada and the east coast of the Russian Federation. In: Perrin, William F., Gregory P. Donovan, and Jay Barlow (eds.), Gillnets and cetaceans: incorporating the proceedings of the symposium and workshop on the mortality of cetaceans in passive fishing nets and traps, p. 405-26. Report of the International Whaling Commission, Special Issue 15, Paper no. SC/O90/G28.
   
View Document BARLOW, JAY. 1994. RECENT INFORMATION ON THE STATUS OF LARGE WHALES IN CALIFORNIA WATERS. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-203, 27 p.
   
  Bjorge, A., R.L. Brownell Jr., G.P. Donavan, and W.F. Perrin (eds.). 1994. Significant direct and incidental catches of small cetaceans: a report by the Scientific Committee of the International Whaling Commission to the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED). In: Perrin, William F., Gregory P. Donovan, and Jay Barlow (eds.), Gillnets and cetaceans: incorporating the proceedings of the symposium and workshop on the mortality of cetaceans in passive fishing nets and traps, p. 73-130. Report of the International Whaling Commission, Special Issue 15.
   
  Carretta, J. V., M. S. Lynn, and C. A. LeDuc. 1994. Right whale (Eubalena glacialis) sighting off San Clemente Island, California. Marine Mammal Science 10(1):101-105.
   
  Chivers, S. J., and D. P. DeMaster. 1994. Evaluation of biological indices for three eastern Pacific dolphin species. Journal of Wildlife Management 58(3):470-478.
   
  Dizon, Andrew E., Carrie A. LeDuc, and R. Gene LeDuc. 1994. Intraspecific structure of the northern right whale dolphin (Lissodelphis borealis): the power of an analysis of molecular variation for differentiating genetic stocks. CalCOFI Reports 35:61-67.
   
View Document Dizon, Andrew E., William F. Perrin, and Priscilla A. Akin. 1994. Stocks of dolphins (Stenella spp. and Delphinus delphis) in the eastern tropical Pacific: a phylogeographic classification. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Report NMFS-119. 20 p.
   
  Fiedler, P. C. 1994. Seasonal and interannual variability of coastal zone color scanner phytoplankton pigments and winds in the eastern tropical Pacific. Journal of Geophysical Research 99(C9):18371-18384.
   
  Fiedler, P. C., and S. B. Reilly. 1994. Interannual variability of dolphin habitats in the eastern tropical Pacific. II: Effects on abundances estimated from tuna vessel sightings, 1975-1990. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 92(2):451-463.
   
View Document FORNEY, KARIN A. 1994. RECENT INFORMATION ON THE STATUS OF ODONTOCETES IN CALIFORNIAN WATERS. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-202, 87 p.
   
  Frazier, J. G., H. L. Fierstine, S. C. Beavers, F. Achaval, H. Suganuma, R. L. Pitman, Y. Yamaguchi, and C. M. Prigioni. 1994. Impalement of marine turtles (Reptilia, Chelonia: Cheloniidae and Dermochelyidae) by billfishes (Osteichthyes, Perciformes: Istiophoridae and Xiphiidae). Environmental Biology of Fishes 39:85-96.
   
  Friend, Milton, Dale E. Toweill, Robert L. Brownell, Jr., Victor F. Nettles, Donald S. Davis, and William J. Foreyt. 1994. Guidelines for proper care and use of wildlife in field research. In: T.A. Bookhout (ed.), Research and management techniques for wildlife and habitats (5th ed.), p. 96-105. Wildlife Society.
   
View Document GILPATRICK, JAMES W., JR., AND MORGAN S. LYNN. 1994. A TEST OF TWO PHOTOGRAMMETRIC MEASURING INSTRUMENTS USED TO DETERMINE DOLPHIN LENGTHS FROM VERTICAL AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-196, 14 p.
   
  Gilpin, Michael, and Barbara L. Taylor. 1994. Reduced dimensional population transition matrices: extinction distributions from Markovian dynamics. Theoretical Population Biology 46(2):121-130.
   
View Document JEFFERSON, THOMAS A., ALBERT C. MYRICK, JR., SUSAN J. CHIVERS. 1994. SMALL CETACEAN DISSECTION AND SAMPLING: A FIELD GUIDE. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-198, 54 p.
   
View Document LEE, TIMOTHY. 1994. REPORT ON CETACEAN AERIAL SURVEY DATA COLLECTED BETWEEN THE YEARS OF 1974 AND 1982. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-195, 62 p.
   
  Lennert, Cleridy, Susan Kruse, Marilyn Beeson, and Jay Barlow. 1994. Estimates of incidental marine mammal bycatch in California gillnet fisheries for July through December, 1990. In: Perrin, William F., Gregory P. Donovan, and Jay Barlow (eds.), Gillnets and cetaceans: incorporating the proceedings of the symposium and workshop on the mortality of cetaceans in passive fishing nets and traps, p. 449-463. Report of the International Whaling Commission, Special Issue 15.
   
View Document MANGELS, KARL F., AND TIM GERRODETTE. 1994. REPORT ON CETACEAN SIGHTINGS DURING A MARINE MAMMAL SURVEY IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN ABOARD THE NOAA SHIPS McARTHUR AND DAVID STARR JORDAN, JULY 28-NOVEMBER 2, 1992. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-200, 74 p.
   
  O'Shea, Thomas J., and Robert L. Brownell Jr. 1994. Organochlorine and metal contaminants in baleen whales: a review and evaluation of conservation implications. The Science of the Total Environment 154(2-3):179-200.
   
View Document OLIVER, CHARLES W., WESLEY A. ARMSTRONG, JOHN A. YOUNG. 1994. DEVELOPMENT OF AN AIRBORNE LIDAR SYSTEM TO DETECT TUNAS IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC PURSE-SEINE FISHERY. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS, NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC-204, 67 p.
   
  Peltier, K.M., S.J. Chivers, and W.T. Norman. 1994. Composition of the incidental kill of small odontocetes in the eastern tropical Pacific US tuna fishery and two California gillnet fisheries for 1992. Report of the International Whaling Commission 44:353-360.
   
  Perrin, W. F., A. V. Yablokov, J. Barlow, and M. V. Mina. 1994. Comparison of the resolving power of metric and non-metric cranial characters in defining geographical populations of dolphins. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Contributions in Science 447:1-15.
   
  Perrin, W. F., and J. W. Gilpatrick, Jr. 1994. Spinner dolphin Stenella longirostris (Gray, 1828). S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds.), Handbook of marine mammals, Volume 5: The first book of dolphins, p. 99-128. Academic Press, New York.
   
  Perrin, W. F., G. D. Schnell, D. J. Hough, J. W. Gilpatrick, Jr., and J. V. Kashiwada. 1994. Reexamination of geographic variation in cranial morphology of the pantropical spotted dolphin, Stenella attenuata, in the eastern Pacific. Fishery Bulletin (U.S.) 92(2):324-346.
   
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