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Environmental Reports and Publications - American and (western) Samoa
These are publications related to "Samoan Archipelago Fish - Fisheries" compiled by the park's inventory and monitoring staff as of 2008.

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Bagley M, et al. 1999. Population genetic structure of the Pacific deepwater snappers Etelis carbunculus and E. coruscans based on variation at microsatellite loci. Univ of CA, Davis, CA.  
   
Andrews, G, et al. 1989. Marine environment survey: proposed Aleipata Islands Ntl Park, WS. Rpt WSG. 67 pp. 
   
Anon. (undtd) Marine surveys on Savai'i, WS. 17 pp.  
   
Bagley M, et al. 1999. Population genetic structure of the Pacific deepwater snappers Etelis carbunculus and E. coruscans based on variation at microsatellite loci. Univ of CA, Davis, CA.  
   
Bell, L. 1985. Coastal zone management in WS. Fisheries Div, Dept of Agriculture, Forests and Fisheries, WS. 16 pp.  
   
BFPT. 2006. Bottomfish and seamount groundfish fisheries of the WPac region - 2005 annual rpt. Rpt to WPRFMC, Honolulu, HI. 108 pp. <http://www.wpcouncil.org/bottomfish.htm> 
   
Carpenter, K., et al. 1999a. The living marine resources of western central Pacific. Vol 3. Batoid fishes, chimeras and bony fishes part 1 (Elopidae to Linophrynidae). FAO, Rome. 678 pp.
<http://www.fao.org/docrep/009/x2401e/x2401e00.htm>
  
   
Carpenter, K., et al. 1999b. The living marine resources of western central Pacific. Vol 4. Bony fishes part 2 (Mugilidae to Carangidae). . FAO, Rome. 726 pp.
<http://www.fao.org/docrep/009/x2401e/x2401e00.htm>
  
   
Carpenter, K., et al. 2001a. The living marine resources of western central Pacific. Vol 5. Bony fishes, part 3 (Menidae to Pomacentridae). FAO, Rome. 590 pp.
<http://www.fao.org/docrep/009/x2401e/x2401e00.htm>
  
   
Carpenter, K., et al. 2001b. The living marine resources of western central Pacific. Vol 6. Bony fishes, part 4 (Labridade to Latinmeriidae), estuarine crocodiles, sea turtles, sea snakes and marine mammals. FAO, Rome. 844 pp.
<http://www.fao.org/docrep/009/x2401e/x2401e00.htm>
  
   
Cox, P. 1979. Use of indigenous plants as fish poisons in Samoa. Economic Botany 33(4):397-399. 
   
Domokos, R, et al. 2006a. Oceanographic influences on albacore and its forage in the AS longline fishing grounds. PFRP meeting, Honolulu, HI.  
   
Domokos, R, et al. 2006b. Oceanographic influences on albacore catch rates in the AS longline fishery. Eos, Trans American Geophysical Union, 87(36):suppl.   
   
Domokos, R, et al. 2007. Investigations of the AS albacore (Thunnus alalunga) habitat and longline fishing grounds. Fisheries Oceanography 16(6):555-572   
   
ESCAP. 2003. Modalities for environmental assessment: fishery resources development and management in Samoa. 101 pp.<http://www.unescap.org/drpad /publication/integra/ modalities/samoa/4sm000ct.htm>. 
   
Fa'asili, U., et al. 1995 Fisheries Division annual report 1994/1995. Ministry of Agriculture, Forests, Fisheries, and Meteorology, Apia, WS. 16 pp. 
   
Fa'asili, U., et al. 1997. Fisheries Division annual report 1996/1997. Ministry of Agriculture, Forests, Fisheries, and Meteorology, Apia, WS. 40 pp. 
   
Fa'asili, U., et al. 1999. Fisheries Division annual report 1998/1999. Ministry of Agriculture, Forests, Fisheries, and Meteorology, Apia, WS. 37 pp.  
   
Fa'asili, U., et al. 2001a. Review of the village fisheries management plan of the extension programme in Samoa. Field Rpt 7. SPC, Noumea, New Caledonia. 45 pp. 
   
FAO. 1991. Fishery resources assessment for management Western Samoa phase 1 Upolu project findings and recommendations. Draft. Rpt to WSG. SAM/89/002 Terminal Rpt. 48 pp. 
   
FAO. 2002. Samoa fisheries profile. FAO. FID/CP/SAM Rev 3. 9 pp.  
   
FFA. 1995. Western Samoa fisheries resource profiles. FFA Rpt 95/18. pp 115-126. 
   
Gillett, R., et al. 2001. The contribution of fisheries to the economies of Pacific Island countries. 217 pp. <http://www.adb.org/documents/reports/ contribution_fisheries_pacific_economies/contribution_fisheries.pdf> 
   
Helm, N. 1992. A report on the market survey of reef and lagoon fish catches in WS. 5 pp. In: Dalzell P (ed). Papers on fisheries science Pacific islands. Vol 1. 
   
Horsman, N., et al. 1995. Catch data and collection from market surveys in WS. SPC/FFA Workshop Mgmt of So Pacific Inshore Fisheries, Noumea, New Caledonia. pp 447-457.
 
   
Johannes, R. 1982. Reef and lagoon management in WS. Draft. (no source) 33 pp. 
   
Johannes, R. 2002. The renaissance of community-based marine resource management in Oceania. Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics 33:317-340 . 
   
King, M. 1988. Fisheries research and stock assessment in WS. Draft. FAO Terminal Rpt TCP/SAM/8852.
29 pp.
 
   
King, M., et al. 2001. Community-based management of subsistence fisheries in Samoa. Ministry of Agriculture, Forests, Fisheries, and Meteorology, WS. 11 pp. 
   
Lewis, N. 1978. Ciguatera in the So Pacific: an analysis of the impact of tropical fish poisoning on health and resource utilization in Pacific Island communities. Dissertation (incomplete rpt). Univ of CA, Berkeley, CA. 8 pp.  
   
Mizenko, D. 1984. The biology of W Samoan reef-slope snapper (Pisces: Lutjanidae) populations of: Lutjanus kasmira, Lutjanus rufolineatus, and Pristipomoides multidens. Thesis. Univ of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI. 67 pp. 
   
Mulipola, A. 1993. The 1992 report on the inshore fisheries commercial landings at the Apia fish market. Fisheries Div, Dept of Agriculture, Forests and Fisheries, Apia, WS. 8 pp.  
   
Mulipola, A. 1995. Deep-water snappers and groupers (bottomfish)-(Ia alalo/Ia o le loloto) resources in WS. Draft. Fisheries Div, Dept of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, and Meteorology. 13 pp. 
   
Mulipola, A. 1997. An assessment of the subsistence and artisanal inshore fisheries on Savai'i Island, WS. Thesis. Australia Maritime College, Tasmania.  
   
Mulipola, A. 1998. Report on Samoa's longline fishery. Workshop Precautionary Limit Reference Points for Highly Migratory Stock Western and Central Pacific, Hawaii. 9 pp. 
   
Mulipola, T. 2002. Subsistence and artisanal inshore fisheries in WS. Draft. (no source). 10 pp.  
   
Mulipola, T., et al. 2005. Fisheries Div annual report July 2004-June 2005. Ministry of Agriculture, Forests, Fisheries, and Meteorology, Apia, WS. 20 pp. <http://www.usp.ac.fj/fileadmin/files/services/library/PIMRIS/Samoa/1720yr2004-05-eng.pdf> 
   
Munro, J. 1986. Methods for appraisal and assessment of coastal fishery resources in the So Pacific region. Rpt to FFA. 39 pp. 
   
Passfield, K., et al. 2001. Profile of village fisheries in Samoa. Ministry of Agriculture, Forests, Fisheries, and Meteorology, WS. 29 pp. 
   
Preston, G., et al. 1997. Report of visit to WS. Unpublished Rpt 9. SPC, Noumea, New Caledonia. 46 pp.  
   
Ryan, P. 1991. The success of the Gobiidae in tropical Pacific insular streams. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 18:25-30. 
   
Samoilys, M., et al. 1991. Survey of reef fish stocks in WS: application of underwater visual census methods. FAO and UNDP SAM/89/002 Field Rpt 6. Rpt to FFA, Honiara, Solomon Islands and ASG. 26 pp. 
   
Schultz, L. 1943. Fishes of the Phoenix and Samoan Islands collected in 1939 during the expedition of the USS Bushnell. Bulletin of the US Ntl Museum 180:1-316.  
   
Thollot, P. 1993. Western Samoa mangrove fish survey. Sciences de la mer. Biologie Marine 23. ORSTOM, Noumea, New Caledonia. 28 pp.  
   
Zann, L. 1989. A preliminary check list of the major marine species of fishes and other marine organisms in WS (Samoan/Scientific/English). Working copy. FAO and UNDP SAM/89/002 Field Rpt 1. 14 pp.  
   
Zann, L. 1991b. A review of introductions of aquatic species into WS and an assessment of their environmental impacts. FAO and UNDP SAM/89/002 Field Rpt 10. 11 pp.  
   
Zann, L. 1991c. Effect of cyclone Ofa on the fisheries and coral reefs of Upolu, WS in 1990. FAO and UNDP SAM/89/002 Field Rpt 2. 27 pp.  
   
Zann, L. 1991d. The inshore resources of Upolu, WS: Coastal inventory and fisheries database. FAO and UNDP SAM/89/002 Field Rpt 5. 27 pp.  
   
Zann, L., et al. 1990. A review of the statistics on commercial landings of fish and invertebrates in WS. FAO and UNDP SAM/89/002 Field Rpt 3. Rpt to WSG. 18 pp. 
   
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