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Aeby, GS. 2006. Baseline levels of coral disease in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Atoll Research Bulletin No. 543: 471-488.

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Boland, R, B Zgliczynski, J Asher, A Hall, K Hogrefe, and M Timmers. 2006.  Dynamics of debris densities and removal at Northwestern Hawaiin Islands coral reefs. Atoll Research Bulletin 543: 461-470.

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DeMartini, EE, and AM Friedlander. 2006. Predation, endemism, and related processes structuring shallow-water reef fish assemblages of the NWHI. Atoll Research Bulletin No. 543: 237-256.

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DeMartini, EE, AM Friedlander, and SR Holzwarth. 2006. Size at sex change in protogynous labroids, prey body size distributions, and apex predator densities at NW Hawaiian atolls. Marine Ecology Progress Series 297: 259-271.

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DiNardo, G. and F. Parrish. 2006. Northwestern Hawaiian Islands third scientific symposium November 2-4, 2004. Atoll Research Bulletin 543.

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Donohue, MJ, RC Boland, CM Sramek, and GA Antonelis. 2001. Derelict fishing gear in the coral reef ecosystem of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: Diving surveys and debris removal in 1999 confirm threat to coral reef ecosystems. Marine Pollution Bulletin 42(12): 1301-1312.

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Firing, J, and RE Brainard. 2006. Ten years of shipboard ADCP measurements along the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Atoll Research Bulletin No. 543: 347-363.

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Friedlander, A., G. Aeby, S. Balwani, B. Bowen, R. Brainard, A. Clark, J. Kenyon, J. Maragos, C. Meyer, P. Vroom and J. Zamzow. 2008. The state of coral reef ecosystems of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Coral Report 2008, NOAA.

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Godwin S, KS Rodgers, and PL Jokiel. 2005. Reducing potential impact of invasive marine species in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands National Monument. Final Draft Submitted to: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Ocean Service, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve. Research Conducted Under: United States Department of the Interior, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Ocean Service, Memorandum of Agreement 2005-008/6882 Amendment No. 001. July 31, 2006. 66 pp.

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Grigg, RW. 2007. The history of marine research in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: lessons from the past and hopes for the future. Atoll Research Bulletin 543:13-22.

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Hoeke, R, R Brainard, R Moffitt, and M Merrifield. 2006. The role of oceanographic conditions and reef morphology in the 2002 coral bleaching event in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Atoll Research Bulletin No. 543: 489-503.

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Holzwarth, SR, EE DeMartini, BJ Zglicznski, and JL Laughlin. 2006. Sharks and jacks in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands from towed-diver surveys 2000-2003. Atoll Research Bulletin 543: 257-279.

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Keenan, EE, RE Brainard, and LV Basch. 2006. Historical and present status of the pearl oyster at Pearl and Hermes Atoll, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Atoll Research Bulletin 543: 333-334.

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Kelley, C, R Moffitt, and JR Smith. 2006. Mega- to micro-scale classification and description of bottomfish essential fish habitat on four banks in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Atoll Research Bulletin No. 543: 319-332.

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Kenyon, J and RE Brainard. 2006. Second recorded episode of mass coral bleaching in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Atoll Research Bulletin No. 543: 505-523.

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Kenyon, JC, MJ Dunlap, CB Wilkinson, KN Page, PS Vroom and GS Aeby. 2007. Community structure of hermatypic corals at Pearl and Hermes Atoll, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: unique conservation challenges within the Hawaiian Archipelago. Atoll Research Bulletin 549.

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Kenyon, JC, PS Vroom, KN Page, MJ Dunlap, CB Wilkinson, and GS Aeby. 2006. Community structure of hermatypic corals at French Frigate Shoals, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: capacity for resistance and resilience to selective stressors. Pacific Science 60(2): 153-175.

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Kenyon, JC, CB Wilkinson, MJ Dunlap, GS Aeby, and C Kryss. 2007. Community structure of hermatypic corals at Laysan Island and Lisianski Island/Neva Shoal in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: a new layer of scientific exploration. Atoll Research Bulletin 550.

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Lammers, MO, RE Brainard, and WWL Au. 2006. Diel trends in the mesopelagic biomass community of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands observed acoustically. Atoll Research Bulletin 543: 365-390.

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Maragos, JE, DC Potts, G Aeby, D Gulko, J Kenyon, D Siciliano, and D VanRavenswaay. 2004. 2000-2002 Rapid Ecological Assessment of corals (Anthozoa) on shallow reefs of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Part 1: species and distribution. Pacific Science 58(2):211-230.

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Miller, JE, S Vogt, R Hoeke, S Ferguson, B Applegate, JR Smith, and M Parke. 2006. Bathymetric atlas and website for the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Atoll Research Bulleting 543:409-422.

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Pooley, SG and M Pan. 2007. Economic research on the NWHI – a historical perspective. Atoll Research Bulletin 543:33-50.

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Shallenberger, RJ. 2007. History of management in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Atoll Research Bulletin 543: 23-31.

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Taylor, C. and D.M. Nelson. 2007. Northwestern Hawaiian Islands spatial bibliography: a science-planning tool. Atoll Research Bulletin 543.

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Vroom, PS and KN Page. 2006. Relative abundance of macroalgae (RAM) on Northwestern Hawaiian Island Reefs. Atoll Research Bulletin No. 543: 533-548.

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