Pollock Catchers Association

Public Union
of Russian Fishery Companies

Sea of Okhotsk ecosystem data

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Alaska Pollock stock assessment basing on trawl and ichthyoplankton surveys in the Northern part of the Sea of Okhotsk in 2008. TINRO presentation. 

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Burkanov, Altukhov, Andrews, etc. Brief results of Steller sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) survey in Russian waters, 2006-2007. http://www.2mn.org/downloads/bookshelf/mmh5_book/19-258.pdf

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National Approaches Used to Describe and Delineate Marine Ecosystems and Subregions in the North Pacific  / Chris Harvey, Glen Jamieson, Patricia Livingston, Chang-Ik Zhang, Elena Dulepova, David Fluharty, Xianshi Jin, Tatsu Kishida, Jae Bong Lee, Mitsutaku Makino, R. Ian Perry, Vladimir Radchenko, Qisheng Tang, Inja Yeon and Elizabeth Fulton    pdf, 0.7 Mb

Developing an Ecosystem-based Approach for Ocean Management in the PICES Region. David Fluharty, Chris Harvey, Glen Jamieson, Xianshi Jin, Patricia Livingston, Mitsutaku Makino, Vladimir Radchenko and Chang-Ik Zhang    pdf, 0.7 Mb

Kotenev, N. and O. Bulatov, VINRO.  Dynamics of the walleye pollock biomass in the Sea of Okhotsk.  PICES Scientific Report No. 36.  Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on the Okhotsk Sea and Adjacent Areas  (August 2009)  http://www.pices.int/publications/scientific_reports/Report36/Rep36.aspx

PICES, 2004.  PICES Scientific Report No. 26.  Proceedings of the Third Workshop on 'The Okhotsk Sea and adjacent areas'. 257 pp.   http://www.pices.int/publications/scientific_reports/default.aspx

PICES, 2009.  PICES Scientific Report No. 36. Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on the Okhotsk Sea and Adjacent Areas  (August 2009)   http://www.pices.int/publications/scientific_reports/Report36/Rep36.aspx

Walleye pollock (Theragra chalcogramma) spawning in the Okhotsk Sea waters off the north Kuril Islands and south-western Kamchatka / Alexander V. Buslov and Alexander I. Varkentin [pdf, 0.5 Mb]

Responses of relative abundance of dominants in fish communities to the Sea of Okhotsk climate variability / Vladimir Kulik [pdf, 0.2 Mb]

Walleye pollock research in the open waters of the Okhotsk Sea. Evgeny E. Ovsyannikov, Anatoly V. Smirnov and Gennady V. Avdeev    [pdf, 0.1 Mb]

Does the extent of ice cover affect the fate of walleye pollock? Jun Yamamoto, Mio Osato and Yasunori Sakurai   [pdf, 0.2 Mb]

Dynamics of the walleye pollock biomass in the Sea of Okhotsk. Boris N. Kotenev and Oleg A. Bulatov   [pdf, 0.1 Mb]

Current status of pinnipeds in the Sea of Okhotsk. Alexey M. Trukhin   [pdf, 0.2 Mb]

PICES, 2010.  Scientific Report 37 (September 2010). Report of Working Group 19 on Ecosystem-based Management Science and its Application to the North Pacific  www.pices.int/publications/scientific_reports/Report37/Rep37.aspx


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GMI Catch Check Act Example

Marine Nitrogen Cycle. Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61, pp. 921 to 942, 2005

Volkov. Pollock feeding in the Sea of Okhotsk epipelagic and the state of of forage in spring-summer of 1998 // Sea Biology. - 2000. V.40. N5. 

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