Pacific Fisheries Bycatch Program

Publications & Reports



Publications


Mark J. M. Lomeli, W. Waldo Wakefield & Bent Herrmann (2017) Testing of Two Selective Flatfish Sorting-Grid Bycatch Reduction Devices in the U.S. West Coast Groundfish Bottom Trawl Fishery, Marine and Coastal Fisheries, 9:1, 597-611 https://doi.org/10.1080/19425120.2017.1388888

Lomeli, M.J.M., O.S., Hamel, W.W., Wakefield, and D.L., Erickson. 2017. Improving Catch Utilization in the U.S. West Coast Groundfish Bottom Trawl Fishery: an Evaluation of T90-Mesh and Diamond-Mesh Cod Ends. Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science. 9: 149-160.

Lomeli, M.J.M., Wakefield, W.W. 2016. Evaluation of a sorting grid bycatch reduction device for the selective flatfish bottom trawl in the U.S. West Coast fishery. Fish. Res. 183, 294-303.

Lomeli, M.J.M., and W.W. Wakefield. 2015. Testing of Pacific Halibut Bycatch Reduction Devices in Two US West Coast Bottom Trawl Fisheries. In: G.H. Kruse, H.C. An, J. DiCosimo, C.A. Eischens, G.S. Gislason, D.N. McBride, C.S. Rose, and C.E. Siddon (eds.), Fisheries Bycatch: Global Issues and Creative Solutions. Alaska Sea Grant, University of Alaska Fairbanks. http://doi.org/10.4027/fbgics.2015.01

Hannah, R.W., Lomeli, M.J.M., Jones, S.A., 2015. Tests of artificial light for bycatch reduction in an ocean shrimp (Pandalus jordani) trawl: Strong but opposite effects at the footrope and near the bycatch reduction device. Fish. Res. 170, 60-67.

Hannah, R.W., M.J.M. Lomeli, S.A. Jones. 2013. Direct estimation of disturbance rates of benthic macroinvertebrates from contact with standard and modified ocean shrimp (Pandalus jordani) trawl footropes. J. Shellfish Research. 32: 551-557.

Lomeli, M.J.M., Wakefield, W.W. 2013. A flexible sorting grid to reduce Pacific halibut (Hippoglossus stenolepis) bycatch in the U.S. west coast groundfish bottom trawl fishery. Fish. Res. 143, 102-108.

Lomeli, M.J.M., Wakefield, W.W. 2012. Efforts to reduce Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) and rockfish (Sebastes spp.) bycatch in the U.S. west coast Pacific hake (Merluccius productus) fishery. Fish. Res. 119-120: 128-132.

Hannah, R.W., S.A. Jones, M.J.M. Lomeli, and W.W. Wakefield. 2011. Trawl net modifications to reduce the bycatch of eulachon (Thaleichthys pacificus) in the ocean shrimp (Pandalus jordani) fishery. Fish. Res. 110, 277-282.

Reports


Lomeli, M.J.M., and W.W. Wakefield. 2017. Testing of Two Selective Flatfish Sorting Grid Bycatch Reduction Devices in the U.S. West Coast Groundfish Bottom Trawl Fishery. Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission Report, 30 pp.

Lomeli, M.J.M., and W.W. Wakefield. 2017. Illuminating the Headrope of a Selective Flatfish Trawl: Effect on Catches of Groundfishes and Pacific Halibut. Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission Report, 28 pp.

Lomeli, M.J.M., O.S. Hamel, W.W. Wakefield, and D.L. Erickson. 2016. Examining the efficacy of T90 mesh codends to improve catch utilization in a multispecies bottom trawl fishery. Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission Report, 24 pp.

Lomeli, M.J.M., and W.W. Wakefield. 2016. Artificial light: Its influence on Chinook salmon escapement out a bycatch reduction device in a Pacific hake midwater trawl. Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission Report, 16 pp.

Lomeli, M.J.M., O.S. Hamel, W.W. Wakefield, and D.L. Erickson. 2016. Size-selectivity of T90 mesh and diamond mesh codends on five groundfish species commonly caught over the upper continental slope of the U.S. west coast. NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center Report, 31 pp.

Lomeli, M.J.M. and W.W. Wakefield 2014. Initial tests of a bycatch reduction device designed to improve trawl selectivity in the west coast limited entry groundfish bottom trawl directed flatfish fishery. NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center Report, 23 pp.

Lomeli, M.J.M. and W.W. Wakefield 2014. Testing of an industry-designed bycatch reduction device to reduce the incidental catch of Pacific halibut in a groundfish bottom trawl fishery. NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center Report, 23 pp.

Lomeli, M.J.M. and W.W. Wakefield 2014. Examining the potential use of artificial illumination to enhance Chinook salmon escapement out a bycatch reduction device in a Pacific hake midwater trawl. NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center Report, 15 pp.

Lomeli, M.J.M. and W.W. Wakefield 2013. A pilot study testing the efficacy of a flexible sorting grid rockfish excluder in the U.S. Pacific hake fishery: outcome of a collaborative workshop. NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center Report, 25 pp.

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