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3-10 February 2009 Honolulu, USA
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Working Group Working Papers
No. Title Authors and Contact
01 Billfish Catch Tables. BILLWG (G. Dinardo)
02 Model Uncertainty and biological reference points for North Pacific striped marlin. J. Brodziak
03 The spatial distribution of habitat preferences for striped marlin. M. Kanaiwa and K. Yokawa
04 Generalized additive model analyses to standardize swordfish (Xiphias gladius) catch rates in the Hawaii-based pelagic longline fishery, 1995-2007, for use in stock assessment. D. Courtney, W. Walsh, and J. Brodziak
05 Preliminary CPUE Time Series from the California Driftnet Fishery, 1990-present. K. Piner and A. Betcher
06 The effect of change of target species on the CPUE of swordfish caught by Japanese offshore surface longliners operating in the north Pacific. K. Yokawa
07 Length distributions of female and male swordfish, Xiphias gladius, captured in the directed Hawaii pelagic longline fishery during 1994-2008. J. Brodziak and D. Courtney
08 Annual and quarterly length frequency of swordfish (Xiphias gladius) catch in the Hawaii-based longline fishery, 1994-2008, for use in stock assessment. D. Courtney, J. Brodziak, and E. Fletcher
09 Preliminary overview of the Recreational Billfish Fishery in the Eastern Coast of Baja California Sur, Mexico. A.-M. Cisneros-Montemayor, G. Ishimura, and G. Ponce
10 Market response to a fishery regulation change: Preliminary observations from a Japanese swordfish and blue shark market. T. Minamikawa, G. Ishimura, and K. Yokawa
11 An Overview of Economics and Operations of the Longline Fisheries in Kesen-numa Japan. G. Ishimura and K. Yokawa
12 The market value of freshness: Preliminary evidences from swordfish and blue shark market for a pelagic longline fishery. K. Ito, G. Ishimura, K. Yokawa, and K. Ishida
13 Potential natural mortality rates of North Pacific swordfish. J. Brodziak
14 Mexican Progress Report on the Marlin and Swordfish Fishery. L. Fleischer, A. Traulsen and P. Ulloa Ramirez
15 Update of the Catch per Unit Effort (CPUE) trend of swordfish (Xiphias gladius) by the Japanese offshore and distant-water longline fishery in the Pacific. A. Kimoto and K. Yokawa
16 Catch amount of swordfish (Xiphias gladius) by the Japanese coastal, offshore, and distant-water longline fishery in the Pacific. A. Kimoto and K. Yokawa
17 Standardization of Taiwanese distant water tuna longline catch rates for swordfish in the North Pacific, 1995-2007, based on two stock structure scenarios. C.-L. Sun, S.-Z. Yeh, and N.-J. Su
18 Preliminary Considerations on Regions for use in Stock Assessment Modeling of Striped Marlin. M. Hinton