Featured in the upcoming winter issue of blue, the Aquarium's member magazine

The 800-Pound Grouper in the Room: Asymptotic Body Size and Invasiveness of Marine Aquarium Fishes. 2015. Robert J.Holmberg, Michael F.Tlusty, Elizabeth Futoma, Les Kaufman, James A. Morris, Andrew L. Rhyne. Marine Policy 53:7-12. Abstract| Full text available by request. E-mail mtlusty@neaq.org.

Baleen hormones: a novel tool for retrospective assessment of stress and reproduction in bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus). 2014. K.E. Hunt, R. Stimmelmayr, C. George, C. Hanns, R. Suydam, H. Brower Jr., R.M. Rolland. Conservation Physiology Vol 2: pp 1-12. Full text

2015 Publications

A generalized model for longitudinal short- and long-termmortality data for commercial fishery discards and recreational fishery catch-and-releases. 2015. Benoît, H.P., Capizzano, C.W., Knotek, R.J., Rudders, D.B., Sulikowski, J.A., Deans, M.J., Hoffman, W., Zemeckis, D.R., Mandelman, J.W. ICES Journal of Marine Science; doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsv039. Abstract

At-vessel mortality and blood biochemical status of elasmobranchs caught in an Australian commercial longline fishery. 2015. Butcher, P.A., Peddemors, V.M., Mandelman, J.W., McGrath, S.P., Cullis, B.R. Global Ecology and Conservation 3: 878–889. Open Access

Validation of the i-STAT system for the analysis of blood gases and acid–base status in juvenile sandbar shark (Carcharhinus plumbeus). 2015. Harter, T.S., Morrison, P.R., Mandelman, J.W., Rummer, J.L., Farrell, A.P., Brill, R.W., Brauner, C.J. Conservation Physiology. 3:1-10. Abstract

Spatially-distinct and regionally-endemic Symbiodinium assemblages in the threatened Caribbean reef-building coral Orbicella faveolata. 2015. Kemp, D.W., D.J. Thornhill, R.D. Rotjan, R. Iglesias-Prieto, W.K. Fitt, and G.W. Schmidt. In press, Coral Reefs. Abstract

Presence of the northern star coral on a nesting loggerhead turtle. 2015. Perrault, J.R., E.M. Muller, E.R. Hall, and R.D. Rotjan. Reef Encounter 30(1): 46. Open Access

Apparent survival of North Atlantic right whales after entanglement in fishing gear. 2015. Robbins, J., Knowlton, A.R., Landry, S. Conservation Biology.191:421-427. Abstract

Mitigating bycatch and depredation of marine mammals in longline fisheries. 2015. Werner, T.B., Northridge, S., McClellan Press, K., Young, N. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 72(5): 1576–1586. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsv092. Open Access

2014 Publications

How much does a swimming, emaciated, entangled right whale weigh? Calculating the weight of right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) at sea, to facilitate accurate dosing of sedatives, to enable disentanglement from fishing gear. 2014. Barratclough, A., Jepson, P.D., Hamilton, P.K., Miller, C.A., Wilson, K., and Moore, M.J. Marine Mammal Science 30: 1589–1599. Abstract

Hooking injury, physiological status and short-term mortality of juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion bevirostris) following catch-and-release recreational angling. 2014. Danylchuk, A.J., Suski, C.D., Mandelman, J.W., Murchie, K.J., Haak, C.R., Brooks, A.M.L., Cooke, S.J. Conservation Physiology. 2: 1-9. Open Access

A comparison of the structure of American (Homarus americanus) and European (Homarus gammarus) lobster cuticle with particular reference to shell disease susceptibility. 2014. Davies, C.E., Whitten, M.M.A., Kim, A., Wootton, E.C., Maffeis, R.G.G. Tlusty, M., Vogan, C.L., Rowley, A.F. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 117:33–4. Abstract

Baleen hormones: a novel tool for retrospective assessment of stress and reproduction in bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus). 2014. Hunt KE, Stimmelmayr R, George C, Hanns C, Suydam R, Brower H, Rolland R. Conservation Physiology 2: 030. DOI:10.1093/conphys/cou030.  Open Access

Detection of steroid and thyroid hormones via immunoassay of North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) respiratory vapor. Hunt KE, Rolland RM, Kraus SD. 2014. Marine Mammal Science 30:796-809. DOI: 10.1111/mms.12073. Abstract

Serial assessment of the physiologic status of leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) during direct capture events in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean: comparison of post-capture and pre-release data. 2014. Innis CI, Merigo C, Cavin JM, Hunt K, Dodge KL, Lutcavage M. Conservation Physiology 2:cou048. DOI: 10.1093/conphys/cou048. Open Access

Effectiveness of mandatory vessel speed limits for protecting North Atlantic right whales. 2014. Laist, D.W., Knowlton, A.R., Pendleton, D. Endang Species Res 23: 133–147. Open Access

Methods to examine reproductive biology in free-ranging, fully-marine mammals. 2014.Lanyon, J.M. and Burgess, E.A.  In: Reproductive Sciences in Animal Conservation: Progress and Prospects (Eds. Holt, W.V., Brown, J.L., Comizzoli, P.). Springer, New York. p.241–274.

Short-term changes of fish assemblages observed in the near-pristine reefs of the Phoenix Islands. 2014. Mangubhai, S., Strauch, A.M., Obura, D.O., Stone, G., Rotjan, R.D. Rev Fish Biol Fisheries 24:505–518. Abstract

Variation in the hindgut microbial communities of the Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus latirostris over winter in Crystal River, Florida. 2014. Merson, S.D., Ouwerkerk, D., Gulino, L.M., Klieve, A., Bonde, R.K., Burgess, E.A. and Lanyon, J.M. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 87(3):601–615. Open Access

Using short-term measures of behaviour to estimate long-term fitness of southern elephant seals. 2014. New, L.F., Clark, J.S., Costa, D.P., Fleishman, E., Hindell, M.A., Klanjs, T., Lusseau, D.L., Kraus, S., McMahone, C.R., Robinson, P.W., Schick, R.S., Schwarz, L.K., Simmons, S.E., Thomas, L., Tyack, P., Harwood, J.. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 496: 99–108
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Linking environmental variability to population and community dynamics. 2014. Pantel, J.H. Pendleton, D.E., Walters, A., Rogers, L.A. In: Kemp, P.(Eds) Eco-DAS X Symposium Proceedings. Chapter 1: pp 1-13.

Is sustainable exploitation of coral reefs possible? A view from the standpoint of the marine aquarium trade. 2014. Rhyne, A.L., Tlusty, M.F., Kaufman, L. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 7:101–107. Abstract

Establishment, Management, and maintenance of the Phoenix Islands Protected Area. 2014. Rotjan, R., Jamieson, R., Carr, B., Kaufman, L., Mangubhai, S., Obura, D., Pierce, R., Rimon, B., Ris, B. Sandian, S., Shelley, Sumaila, U.R., Taei, S., Tausig, H., Teroroko, T., Thorrold, S., Wikgren, B., Toatu, T., Stone, G. In: Johnson, M.L., Sandell, J. (Eds) Advances in Marine Biology. Elsevier Publishers. Chapter 8: pp 289-324.

Use of portable blood physiology point-of-care devices for basic and applied research on vertebrates: a review. 2014. Stoot, L.J., Cairns, N.A., Cull, F., Taylor, J.J., Jeffrey, J.D., Morin, F., Mandelman, J.W., Clark, T.D., Cooke, S.J. Conservation Physiology. 2:1-21. Open Access

Automated Vertical Photography for Detecting Pelagic Species in Multitaxon Aerial Surveys. 2014. Taylor, J.K.D., Kenney,R.D., LeRoi,D.J.,  Kraus, S.D.2014. Marine Technology Society Journal 48(1):36-48. Abstract

Reviewing GAA-BAP shrimp farm data to determine whether certification lessens environmental impacts. 2014. Tlusty, M. Tausig, H. Reviews in Aquaculture 5: 1–10. Abstract

Modeling shell disease in American lobster (Homarus americanus) as individual-based health trajectories. 2014. Tlusty, M. Kim, A., Castro, K.M. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.   71(6):  808–813. Abstract

Modeling the distribution of the North Atlantic right whale Eubalaena glacialis off coastal Maine by areal co-kriging. 2014.Wikgren, B., Kite-Powell, H., Kraus, S. Endang Species Res 24: 21–31. Open Access

Cuticles of European and American lobsters harbor diverse bacterial species that affect disease susceptibility. 2014. Whitten M., Davies, C., Kim, A. Tlusty,M.  Wooton, E., Chistoserdov, A., Rowley, A. Microbiology Open.  3(3):  395-409. Abstract

Diagnosis and management of Enterococcus spp infections during rehabilitation of cold-stunned Kemp's ridley turtles (Lepidochelys kempii): 50 cases (2006–2012). 2014. Innis, C. J., Braverman, H., Cavin, J. M., Ceresia, M. L., Baden, L. R., Kuhn, D. M., ... & Merigo, C.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 245(3), 315-323. Abstract

Solitary Large Intestinal Diverticulitis in Leatherback Turtles (Dermochelys coriacea). 2014. Stacy, B. A., Innis, C. J., Daoust, P. Y., Wyneken, J., Miller, M., Harris, H.... & Foley, A. Veterinary Pathology Online, 0300985814549211. Open Access

Plasma Concentrations and Safety Assessment of Voriconazole in Red-Eared Slider Turtles (Trachemys scripta elegans) after Single and Multiple Subcutaneous Injections. 2014. Innis, C. J., Young, D., Wetzlich, S., Whitcomb, A. J., & Tell, L. Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery, 24(1), 28-35. Abstract

2013 Publications

Real-time reporting of baleen whale passive acoustic detections from ocean gliders. 2013. Baumgartner, M.F., Fratantoni, D. M., Hurst, T.P., Brown, M.W., Cole, T.V.N., Van Parijs, S.M., Johnson, M. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.134 (3):1814-1823. Abstract

Bycatch is not Reduced by Acoustically Reflective or Physically Stiffened Gillnets. 2013. Bordino, P., Mackay, A. I., Werner, T.B., Northridge, S.P., Read, A.J. 2013 Franciscana Endangered Species Research, 21:1-12. Open Access

Evidence of a North Atlantic right whale Eubalaena glacialis mating ground. 2013. Cole, T.V.N., Hamilton, P., Henry, A.G., Duley, P., Pace R. M. III, White, B.N., Frasier, T. Endangered Species Research, 21:55-64. Open Access

Sharp Trauma Induced by Vessel Collisions with Pinnipeds and Cetaceans. 2013. Costidis, A.M., Berman, M., Cole, T., Knowlton, A., McLellan, W.A., Neilson, J. Pabst, D.A., Raverty, S. 2013. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 103: 251-256. Part of theme section.

A simple temperature-based model predicts the upper latitudinal limit of the temperate coral Astrangia poculata. 2013. Dimond, J.L., Kerwin, A.H., Rotjan, R., Sharp, K., Stewart, F.J., Thornhill, D.J. Coral Reefs. 32:401–409. Abstract

Beyond Sustainability: How to create protected areas and provide for exhibits in the future by promoting a socially and environmentally beneficial Aquarium fish trade. 2013. Firchau, B., Dowd, S., Tlusty, M. Connect. August: 16-18. Open Access

Energetic requirements of North Atlantic right whales and the implications for species recovery. 2013. Fortune, S.M.E., Trites, A.W., Mayo, C.A., Rosen D.A.S., Hamilton, P.K. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 478: 253–272.

Postcopulatory selection for dissimilar gametes maintains heterozygosity in the endangered North Atlantic right whale. 2013. Frasier, T.R., Gillet, R.M., Hamilton, P.K., Brown, M.W., Kraus, S.D., White, B.N. Ecology and Evolution. Pages 1-12. Open Access

Detection of steroid and thyroid hormones via immunoassay of North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) respiratory vapor. 2013. Hunt, K.E., Rolland, R.M., Kraus, S.D. Marine Mammal Science. doi: 10.1111/mms.12073. Abstract

Overcoming the challenges of studying conservation physiology in large whales: a review of available methods. 2013. Hunt KE, Moore MJ, Rolland RM, Kellar NM, Hall AJ, Kershaw J, Raverty SA, Davis CE, Yeates LC, Fauquier DA, Rowles TK, Kraus SD. Conservation Physiology 1:cot006. Open Access

Coelioscopic orchiectomy can be effectively and safely accomplished in chelonians. 2013. Innis, C. J., Feinsod, R., Hanlon, J., Stahl, S., Oguni,J., Boone, S., Schnellbacher, R., Cavin, J., Divers, S.J. Veterinary Record. 10.1136/vr.101475. Open Access

An empirical analysis of the economic value of ocean space associated with commercial fishing. 2013. Jin, D., Hoagland, P., Wikgren, B. Marine Policy. 42:74–84. Abstract

Linking sensory biology and fisheries bycatch reduction in elasmobranch fishes: a review with new directions for research. 2013.  Jordan LK, Mandelman JW, McComb DM, Fordham SV, Carlson JK, Werner TB.  Conservation Physiology 1(1):1-20. Open Access

Short-term post-release mortality of skates (family Rajidae) discarded in a western North Atlantic commercial otter trawl fishery. 2013. Mandelman, J.W., Cicia, A.M., Ingram Jr., G.W., Driggers III, W. B., Coutre, K.M., Sulikowski, J.A. Fish. Res. 139:76–84. Abstract

Blunt Force Trauma Induced by Vessel Collisions With Large Whales. 2013. McLellan, W.A., Berman, M., Cole, T., Costidis, A.M., Knowlton, A., Neilson, J., Pabst, D.A., Raverty, S. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 103:245-251. Part of theme section.

Chronic Entanglement Trauma of Pinnipeds and Cetaceans. 2013. Moore M.J., Garron, M., Hall, L., Henry, A., Landry, S., Pettis, H., Robbins, J., Rotstein, D. van der Hoop, J. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms.103: 240-245. Part of theme section.

Re-examining the fundamentals of grazing: freshwater, marine and terrestrial similarities and contrasts. Newman, R.M. and Rotjan, R.D. 2013. Oikos 122: 317–320. Abstract

Uncovering an obscure trade: Threatened freshwater fishes and the aquarium pet markets. 2013. Raghavan, R., Dahanukar, N., Tlusty M.F.,Rhyne, A.L., Kumar, K.K., Molur, S., Rosser, A.M. Biological Conservation. 164. 158–169. Abstract

Marine mammal bycatch in gillnet and other entangling net fisheries, 1990 to 2011. 2013. Reeves, R.R., McClellan, K., Werner, T.B. Endangered Species Research. 20:71–97. Open Access

Surf and turf: Toward better synthesis by cross-system understanding. 2013. Rotjan, R.D. and Idjadi, J. Oikos 122:285-287. Abstract

Short-term changes of fish assemblages observed in the near-pristine reefs of the Phoenix Islands. 2013. Sangeeta Mangubhai, Ayron M. Strauch,David O. Obura, Gregory Stone & Randi D. Rotjan. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries. DOI 10.1007/s11160-013-9327. Abstract

Using hierarchical bayes to understand movement, health, and survival in the endangered North Atlantic right whale. 2013. Schick, R.S., Kraus, S.D., Rolland, R.M., Knowlton, A.R., Hamilton, P.K., Pettis, H.M., Kenney, R.D., Clark, J.S. PLoS ONE 8(6): e64166. 14pp. Open Access

Development and evaluation of three mortality prediction indices for cold-stunned Kemp’s ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys kempii). 2013. Stacy, N.I., Innis, C.J., and Hernandez, J.A. 2013. Conservation Physiology.1:1-9. Open Access

Prevalence, distribution, and progression of radiographic abnormalities in the lungs of cold-stunned Kemp’s ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys kempii): 89 cases (2002–2005). 2013. Stockman, J. Innis, C.J., Solano, M., O’Sullivan Brisson, J., Kass, P.H., Tlusty, M.F., Weber E.S.III. Aquatic Mammals. 242(5):675-681. Abstract

Shark predation on North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) in the southeastern United States calving ground. 2013. Taylor, J. K. D., Mandelman, J. W., McLellan, W. A., Moore, M. J., Skomal, G. B., Rotstein, D. S. and Kraus, S. D. 2013. Mar. Mamm. Sci. 29:204–212. Abstact

Trophic level links seafood sustainability to human health. 2013. Tlusty, MF. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 11 (3):121-122. Citation.

Opportunities for Public Aquariums to Increase the Sustainability of the Aquatic Animal Trade. 2013. Tlusty, M. F., Rhyne, A. L., Kaufman, L., Hutchins, M., Reid, G. M., Andrews, C., Boyle, P., Hemdal, J., McGilvray, F. and Dowd, S. Zoo Biol., 32: 1–12. Open Access

A comparison of two pH-stat carbon dioxide dosing systems for ocean acidification experiments. 2013. Wilcox-Freeburg E, Rhyne A, Robinson WE, Tlusty MF, Bourque B, Hannigan RE. Limnol. Oceanogr. Methods, 11:485-494. Abstract

2012 Publications

The physiological response of the Caribbean reef shark (Carcharhinus perezi) to longline capture. 2012. Brooks, E.J., Mandelman, J.W., Sloman, K.A., Liss, S., Danylchuk, A.J., Cooke, S.J., Skomal, G.B., Philipp, D.P., Sims, D.W., Suski, C.D. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 162: 94–100. Abstract

Seasonal variations in the physiological stress response to discrete bouts of aerial exposure in the little skate, Leucoraja erinacea. 2012. Cicia, A.M., Schlenker, L.S., Sulikowski, J.A., Mandelman, J.W. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 162: 130–138. Abstract

Endangered North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) experience repeated, concurrent exposure to multiple environmental neurotoxins produced by marine algae. 2012. Doucette G.J., Christina, M.M., Kristen, L.K., Roth, P.B., , Wang, Z.., Leandro, L.F., DeGrasse, S.L., White, K.D., De Biase, D., Gillett, R.M., Rolland, R.M.. 2012. Environmental Research 112 : 67–76. Abstract

Testing vacancy chain predictions in Pagurus longicarpus hermit crabs: Does ecological gain and behavioral motivation match environmental context? 2012. Edquist, S.K., Rotjan, R.D. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 430-431,78-86. Abstract

Growth and rapid early development of North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis). 2012. Fortune, S.M.E., Trites, A.W., Perryman, W.L., Moore, M.J., Pettis, H.M., Lynn, M. S. Journal of Mammalogy 93(5):1342–1354. Abstract

Coming to the Table: Early Stakeholder Engagement in Marine Spatial Planning. 2012. Gopnik, M. Fieseler, C., Cantral, L., McClellan, K., Pendleton, L. Crowder, L. 2012 Marine Policy 36: 1139-1149. Abstract

Corticosteron and Thyroxine in Cold-Studded Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtles (Lepidochelys Kempii). 2012. Hunt, K.E, Innis, C., Rolland, R.M. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 43(3):479–493. Abstract

Mass Spectral Charting of Neuropeptidomic Expression in the Stomatogastric Ganglion at Multiple Developmental Stages of the Lobster Homarus americanus. 2012. Jiang, X., Chen, R.,Wang, J., Metzler, A., Tlusty, M., Li, L. ACS Chemical Neuroscience 3 (6), 439-450. Abstract

Metabolic and respiratory derangements associated with death in cold-stunned Kemp’s ridley turtles (Lepidochelys kempii):32 cases (2005–2009). 2012. Keller, K.A, Innis, C.J, Tlusty, M.F, Kennedy, A.E., Bean, S.B., Calvin, J.M., Merigo, C. 2012. JAVMA 240(3):317-323. Abstract

Monitoring North Atlantic right whale Eubalaena glacialis entanglement rates: a 30 year retrospective. 2012. Knowlton, A.R., Hamilton, P.K., Marx, M.K., Pettis, H.M., Kraus, S.D. Marine Ecology Progress Series. Vol. 466: 293–302. Open Access

The immediate and short-term post-release mortality of species in the Northwest Atlantic Skate Complex captured by gillnet and otter-trawl. 2012. Mandelman, J.W., Cicia, A.M., Sulikowski, J.A. Final Technical Report to NOAA. Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Program #NA08NMF4270418.

The blood chemical status of Atlantic cod Gadus morhuafollowing capture by jig and demersal longline with differential hook removal methods. Mandelman,  J.W., Morrison, R.A, Cavin, J.M, Farrington, M.A. 2012. Journal of Fish Biology. 81:1406–1414. Abstract

The physiological stress response in elasmobranch fishes: Selected papers from a symposium at the 26th annual meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society. 2012. Mandelman, J.W., Skomal, G.B. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 162:71–72. Citation

Weekly predictions of North Atlantic right whale Eubalaena glacialis habitat reveal influence of prey abundance and seasonality of habitat preferences. 2012. Pendleton, D.E., Sullivan, P.J., Brown M.W., Cole, T.V.N., Good, C.P., Mayo, C.A., Monger, B.C., Phillips, S., Record, N.R., Perishing, A.J. 2012. Endang Species Res 18: 147–161. Open Access

Exposures of Homarus americanus shell to three bacteria isolated from naturally occurring epizootic shell disease lesions. 2012. Quinn, R.A., Metzler, A., Smolowitz, R.M., Tlusty, M., Christoserdov, A.Y. 2012. Journal of Shellfish Research 31 (2), 485-493. Abstract

Lesion bacterial communities in American lobsters with diet-induced shell disease. 2012.  Quinn, R. A., Metzler, A., Tlusty, M., Smolowitz, R. M., Leberg, P., Christoserdov A. Y. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 98: 221–233. Open Access

Trends in the marine aquarium trade: the influence of global economics and technology. 2012. Rhyne, A.L., Tlusty, M.F. 2012. Aquaculture, Aquarium, Conservation & Legislation 5 (2), 99-102. Open Access

Long‐term trends of coral imports into the United States indicate future opportunities for ecosystem and societal benefits. Rhyne, A.L., Tlusty, M.F., Kaufman, L. 2012. Conservation Letters.1-2. Abstract

Revealing the Appetite of the Marine Aquarium Fish Trade: the Volume and Biodiversity of fish imported into the United States. 2012. Rhyne, A. L., Tlusty, M. F., Schofields, P. J., Kaurfan, L., Morris, J. A. Jr., Bruckner, A.W. Aquarium Biodiversity. 7(5): e35808. Open Access

Evidence that ship noise increases stress in right whales. Rolland, R.M., Parks, S.E., Hunt, K.E., Castellote, M., Corkeron, P.J., Nowacek, D.P., Wasser, S.K., Kraus,S.D. 2012. Proc. R. Soc. B. doi:10.1098/rspb.2011.2429. Open Access

Clinical assessment and postrelease monitoring of 11 mass stranded dolphins on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. 2012. Sampson, K., Merigo, C., Lagueux, K., Rice, J., Cooper, R., Webber, E.S.III, Mandelman, J., Innis, C. Marine Mammal Science 28:E404–E425. Abstract

The role of the International Maritime Organization in reducing vessel threat to Whales: Process, options, actions and effectiveness. 2012. Silber, G.K., Vanderlann, A.S.M, Arceredillo, A.T., Johnson, L., Taggart, C.T., Brown, M.W., Bettridge, S., Sagarminaga, R. 2012. Marine Policy 36 (6):1221–1233. Abstract

Winter sighting of a known western North Atlantic right whale in the Azores. 2012. Silva, M.A., Steiner, L., Cascão, Cruz, M., Prieto, R., Cole, T., Hamilton, P.K. and Baumgartner, M. 2012. J. Cetacean Res. manag. 12(1): 65–69. Open Access

The physiological response to anthropogenic stressors in marine elasmobranch fishes: A review with a focus on the secondary response. 2012. Skomal, G.B.,  Mandelman, J.W. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 162:146–155. Abstract

Environmental improvement of seafood through certification and ecolabelling: theory and analysis. 2012. Tlusty, M.F. Fish and Fisheries 13 (1): 1-13. Abstract

Relationship between temperature and shell disease in laboratory populations of juvenile American lobsters (Homarus americanus). 2012. Tlusty, M.F., Metzler, A. 2012. Journal of Shellfish Research 31 (2): 533-541. Abstract

Refocusing Seafood Sustainability as a Journey Using the Law of the Minimum. 2012. Tlusty, M., Tausig, H., Taranovski, T., Jeans, M., Thompson, M., Cho, M., Eppling, M., Clearmont, J.J., Goldstein, J., Fitzsimons, E. Sustainability 4 (9): 2038-2050. Open Access

Opportunities for Public Aquariums to Increase the Sustainability of the Aquatic Animal Trade. Tlusty, M. F., Rhyne, A. L., Kaufman, L., Hutchins, M., Reid, G.M., Andrews, C., Boyle, P., Hemdal, J., McGilvray, F., Dowd, S. 2012. Zoo Biology 00: 1–19. Open Access

Summary of results of population density surveys of the Banggai cardinalfish in the Banggai Archipelago, Sulawesi, Indonesia, from 2007 –2012. 2012. Yahya, Y., Mustain, A., Artiawan, N., Reksodihardjo-Lilley, G., Tlusty, M.F. 2012. AACL Bioflux, 5(5): 303-308. Abstract

Older Publications

Acoustic conditioning for recall/recapture of escaped Atlantic salmon and rainbow trout. 2008.Tlusty MF, J Andrew, K Baldwin and T Bradley. Aquaculture 274: 57–64. Abstract

Omega-3 fatty acids upregulate adult neurogenesis, Beltz, Tlusty et al, 2007. NeuroSci Letters. Author Manuscript

The estimated short-term discard mortality of a trawled elasmobranch, the spiny dogfish (Squalus acanthias), Mandelman, J.W., and Farrington, M.A. 2007. Fisheries Research. Abstract.

The physiological status and mortality associated with otter-trawl capture, transport, and captivity of an exploited elasmobranch, Squalus acanthias. 2006. Mandelman, J.W., and Farrington, M.A. 2006 ICES J. Mar. Sci.  Abstract

Yes fish need to be certified. 2006. Tlusty M, Dowd S, Ortiz bon Halle B. OFI Journal 51: 19-23. PDF

Fishing techniques to reduce the bycatch of threatened marine animals. 2006. Werner, T., S. Kraus, A. Read and E. Zollett. Marine Technology Society Journal 40(3):50-68.

Organic Enrichment at Cold Water Aquaculture Sites – the Case of Coastal Newfoundland. 2005. Anderson MR, Tlusty MF, Pepper VA. 2005. In Hargrave, B (Ed). The handbook of environmental chemistry. Vol 5: Water pollution - Environmental Effects of Marine Finfish Aquaculture. pgs 99–113. Abstract

Use of commercial Artemia replacement diets in culturing larval American lobsters. 2005. Fiore DR & Tlusty MF. Aquaculture. 243 291– 303. Abstract

Use of digital colour analysis to assess variation within individual adult American lobsters ( Homarus americanus) and the process of addition of colour in white lobsters. 2005. Tlusty M, New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, Vol. 39: 571–580 Link to the issue of NZJFMR on the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management. PDF

Reconciling aquaculture's influence on the water column and benthos of an estuarine fjord – a case study from Bay d'Espoir, Newfoundland. 2005. Tlusty MF, Anderson MR, Pepper VA. In Hargrave, B (Ed). The handbook of environmental chemistry. Vol 5: Water pollution - Environmental Effects of Marine Finfish Aquaculture. pp. 115-128. Abstract

Shipping Cardinal Tetras from the Amazon - understanding stressors to decrease shipping mortality. 2005. Tlusty M, Dowd S, Weber S, Cooper R, Chao NL, & Whittaker B. OFI Journal 48: 21-23. Download

Use of formulated diets as replacements for Artemia in the rearing of juvenile American lobsters (Homarus americanus). 2005. Tlusty MF, Fiore DR, Goldstein JS. Aquaculture. 250:781-795. Abstract

Hatchery performance of early benthic juvenile American lobsters (Homarus americanus) fed enriched frozen adult Artemia diets. 2005. Tlusty MF, Goldstein JS & Fiore DF. Aquaculture Nutrition 11: 191-198. Abstract

Astaxanthin deposition in the cuticle of juvenile American lobster (Homarus americanus): implications for phenotypic and genotypic coloration. 2005. Tlusty MH, Hyland CD. Marine Biology 147: 113–119. Abstract

Organic matter production of American lobsters (Homarus americanus) during impoundment in Maine, United States. 2005. Tlusty MF, Preisner K. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 39: 471-484. Link to the special issue of NZJFMR with the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management. Abstract

Ornamental Aquaculture: Small scale of production does not automatically mean small scale of impact. 2004. Tlusty MF. OFI Journal 46: 6-9.

Substrate determinants and developmental rate of claw asymmetry in American lobsters, Homarus americanus. 2003. Goldstein JS and Tlusty MF. Journal of Crustacean Biology 23: 890-896 Abstract

The benefits and risks of aquacultural production for the aquarium trade. 2002. Tlusty, MF. Aquaculture 205: 203-219. Download

Decade of Project Piaba: Reflections and Prospects. 2002. Chao NL, Prang G. OFI Journal 39, Download

Marine aquaculture and the environment: a meeting for stakeholders in the Northeast. 2001. Tlusty et al. The proceedings of a workshop held at the University of Massachusetts Boston, January 11-13, 2001.

Groundtruthing multibeam bathymetric surveys of finfish aquaculture sites in the Bay d'Espoir estuarine fjord, Newfoundland. 2000. Tlusty MF, Hughes Clark JE, Shaw J., Pepper VA, Anderson MR. Mar. Tech. Soc. J. 34: 59-67. PDF

The potential for soluble and transport loss of particulate aquaculture wastes. 2000. Tlusty MF, Snook, K, and Pepper, V. A. Aquaculture Research 31:745-755. Abstract

Acoustic alarms reduce porpoise mortality. 1997. Kraus SD, Read AJ,  Solow A, Baldwin K,  Spradlin T, Anderson E, Williamson J. Nature 338:525. Abstract