NOAA Technical Memoranda Series

NOAA-NMFS-SER Tech Memo Series

NMFS-SER-5: Potential Impacts Of Artificial Reef Development On Sea Turtle Conservation In Florida

This study investigated the impacts Florida artificial reefs may have on sea turtle populations, such as increased predation stemming from altered predator complexes, mortality due to entrapment, and entanglement issues.

NMFS-SER-4: North Atlantic Right Whale Calving Area Surveys: 2014/2015 Results

This report briefly summarizes the results of aerial surveys conducted in the Southeast United States in 2014 and 2015 to inform North Atlantic right whale population monitoring and vessel collision mitigation efforts.

NMFS-SER-3: Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service Fishery Products Technology Laboratory, Pascagoula, Fiscal Years 1970 and 1971

This report summarizes the results of research conducted by NOAA Fisheries' Fishery Products Technology Laboratory, Pascagoula, during fiscal years 1970-71, on improving the handling and processing methods for Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic fish and shellfish, and describes several other important short-term projects initiated at that time to aid the fishing industry.

NMFS-SER-2: Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service Biological Laboratory, St. Petersburg Beach, Fiscal Years 1970 and 1971

This report summarizes research conducted at the Biological Laboratory, St. Petersburg Beach, during fiscal years 1970-71, which focused on informing the preservation, maintenance, and enhancement of nursery areas that sustain valuable commercial and recreational fisheries.

NMFS-SER-1: Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service Gulf Coastal Fisheries Center, Fiscal Years 1970 and 1971

This report summarizes research conducted at the Gulf Coastal Fisheries Center (formerly the Biological Laboratory, Galveston, Texas) during fiscal years 1970-71, with an emphasis placed on shrimp.

Other NOAA Tech Memos Addressing Southeast Region Resources and Issues

NMFS-SEFSC-688: Report of the US Caribbean Fishery-Independent Survey Workshop (2016)

NMFS-F/SPO-145: U.S. catch share markets: a review of characteristics and data availability (2014)

NMFS-F/SPO-129: Development of Social Indicators of Fishing Community Vulnerability and Resilience in the U.S. Southeast and Northeast Regions (2013)

NMFS-SEFSC-601: The Annual Economic Survey of Federal Gulf Shrimp Permit Holders:Implementation and Descriptive Results for 2008 (2010)

NMFS-SEFSC-590: The Annual Economic Survey of Federal Gulf Shrimp Permit Holders:Implementation and Descriptive Results for 2007 (2009)

NMFS-SEFSC-584: The Annual Economic Survey of Federal Gulf Shrimp Permit Holders:Report on the Design, Implementation, and Descriptive Results for 2006 (2009)

NMFS-SEFSC-570: Estimation of Effort, Maximum Sustainable Yield, and Maximum Economic Yield in the Shrimp Fishery of the Gulf of Mexico (2008)

NMFS-F/SPO-76: Reducing capacity in U.S. managed fisheries: an analysis of overcapacity and the cost of a vessel buyback program determined that substantial overcapacity existed in the New England and West Coast groundfish fisheries, the Atlantic swordfish and the large coastal shark fisheries, and the Gulf of Mexico shrimp fishery (2006)

NOS-NCCOS-198: Diadromous fish stocks of America’s southeastern Atlantic coast (2015)

ERDC/EL TR-08-41: Evaluation of Regulatory Guidelinesto Minimize Impacts to Seagrassesfrom Single-family Residential DockStructures in Florida and Puerto Rico (2008)