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Environmental Reports and Publications - American and (western) Samoa
This is a complete set of all known environmental reports and publications compiled by the park's inventory and monitoring staff as of 2008.

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Abrincia R, et al. 1996. AS coastal management program: a case study on alternative management strategies. Plan 751: planning practicum. Dept Urban and Reg Planning, Univ of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI. 185 pp.  
Adams, T., et al. 1994. Artisanal fishing. Workshop Marine Biodiversity Issues in Pacific islands. Univ of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI. 39 pp. <> 
Adams, T., et al. 1995. Management of Pacific island inshore fisheries. 3rd Australasian Fisheries Managers Conf, Rottnest Island, Western Australia. 11 pp. 
Adams, T., et al. 1996. Status of Pacific Island coral reef fisheries. 8th Intl Coral Reef Sym, Panama. 7 pp. 
Addison, D., et al. 2005. Ceramic deposit below fifth to sixth century AD volcanic ash fall at Pava'ia'i, Tutuila Island, AS: preliminary results from site AS-31-171. New Zealand Journal of Archaeology 27:5-18.  
Adler, G., et al. 1994. Butterfly biogeography and endemism on tropical Pacific islands. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 51:151-162.  
Aeby, G., et al. 2005. Coral and crustose coralline algae disease on the reefs of AS. Rpt to CRAG. 25 pp. 
Aeby, G., et al. 2006. Investigation into seasonal and regional differences in coral and crustose coralline algae disease on the reefs of AS. Rpt to CRAG. 26 pp.  
AECOS. 1991. A preliminary toxics scan of water, sediment, and fish tissues from inner Pago Pago Harbor in AS. Rpt to ASG, DMWR, ASEPA, ASCMP. 75 pp.  
Aitaoto, F. 2001. AS longliners fleet information and specification records. Rpt to WPacFin and WPRFMC.
41 pp.
Aitaoto, F., et al. 1991. Fisheries catch statistics for AS, 1990. DMWR Biological Rpt Series 21. 42 pp. 
Aldridge B. 1985. Trust territory of the Pacific Islands, Saipan, Guam, and AS; surface-water resources. pp 441-446. In: Moody B, et al. 1985. Ntl water summary 1985; hydrologic events and surface-water resources. USGS, Reston, VA. 506 pp.  
Allison, A., et al. 1996. Zoogeography of amphibians and reptiles of New Guinea and the Pacific region. pp 407-436. In: Keast A, et al. (eds). The origin and evolution of Pacific Island biotas, New Guinea to Eastern Polynesia: patterns and processes. SPB Academic Publishing, Amsterdam.  
Alory, G. et al. 1999. Climactic variability in the vicinity of Wallis, Futuna, and Samoa Islands (13°-15° S, 180°-170° W). Oceanologica Acta 22:249-263. 
Amerson, A., et al. 1982a. Wildlife and wildlife habitat of AS. I. Environment and ecology. DOI, Washington, DC. 119 pp.  
Amerson, A. et al. 1982b. Wildlife and wildlife habitat of AS. II. Accounts of flora and fauna. DOI, Washington, DC. 151 pp. 
Amesbury, S. 1988. Fish communities of AS. Univ of Guam. 44 pp.  
Analytical Lab HI. 2004. Mapping of benthic habitats for US Pac territories: AS, Guam, CNMI. Rpt to BAE Systems Spectral Solutions, Honolulu, HI. 52 pp.  
Anderson, C. (ed), et al. 1999. US all islands coral reef initiative strategy. Workshop Rpt Univ of Hawaii SSRI and Pacific Basin Dev Council with US All Islands Coral Reef Initiative Coordinating Committee, Honolulu, HI.  
Andrews, G, et al. 1989. Marine environment survey: proposed Aleipata Islands Ntl Park, WS. Rpt WSG. 67 pp. 
Andrews, Z. 2004. Evaluation of the effects of community-based fisheries management on coral reef communities of AS. Thesis. Univ of Wales, Bangor. 150 pp. 
Anon. (undtd) AS natural resources bibliography. 38 pp. (No Source). 
Anon. (undtd). Coconut crabs (Birgus latro L.). 6 pp. (No Source). 
Anon. (undtd) Marine surveys on Savai'i, WS. 17 pp. (No Source). 
Anon. 1979. Country statement AS. Proc SPC Eleventh Reg Tech Mgt on Fisheries, Noumea, New Caledonia, Working Paper 23. 1 p.
Anon. 1980a. AS shoreline inventory. Sea Engineering Services, Honolulu, HI.   
Anon. 1980b. Country statement AS. Joint SPC-NMFS Workshop in Marine Turtles in the Tropical Pacific Islands, Noumea, New Caledonia. 1 p.
Anon. 1981. A coastal zone mgmt atlas of AS. Cartographic Lab, Honolulu, HI.   
Anon. 1989. USA - American Samoa. IUCN directory of protected areas in Oceania. pp 285-300. (No Source). 
Anon. 1990. Country statement AS. Proc SPC Twenty-second Reg Tech Mgt on Fisheries, Noumea, New Caledonia. 5 pp.
Anon. 1991. Country statement AS. Proc SPC Twenty-third Reg Tech Mgt on Fisheries, Noumea, New Caledonia. 5 pp.
Anon. 1992a. Conservation and reserve management - a plan for indigenous management of Tafua Lowland Rainforest Preserve, Savai'i, WS. Draft. 24 pp.  
Anon. 1992b. Country statement AS. Proc SPC Twenty-fourth Reg Tech Mgt on Fisheries, Noumea, New Caledonia, 4 pp.
Anon. 1994. Country statement AS. Proc SPC Twenty-fifth Reg Tech Mgt on Fisheries, Noumea, New Caledonia. 4 pp.
Anon. 2002. Water quality AS. Proc Pacific Reg Consultation on Water in Small Island Countries. 22 pp. 
ASCRFT. 1999. Coral reef management for small islands: 5-year plan for AS. ASCRTF. 25 pp. 
ASEPA. 1997. Summary of findings of Pago Pago water quality trends from 1982 to 1997. ASEPA. 16 pp. 
ASEPA. 1998. 1st biannual sanitary survey report. ASEPA. 5 pp.  
ASEPA. 1999. Snapshot of water quality data, issues, & programs for AS. ASEPA. 3 pp. 
ASEPA. 2000. Territory of AS 305(b) water quality assessment. ASEPA. 54 pp. 
ASEPA. 2001. TMDL development for lead, Pago Pago Harbor, territory of AS. ASEPA. 22 pp. 
ASEPA. 2002. Territory of AS: state of environment report 2002. ASEPA. 26 pp. 
ASEPA. 2004.Territory of AS integrated water quality monitoring and assessment report. ASEPA. 68 pp.  
ASG. 1980. Summary of ASCMP legislation. ASG. 33 pp. 
ASG. 1992. AS's wetlands. ASG. 52 pp.  
ASG. 1999. Emergency restoration plan and environmental assessment Pago Pago Harbor, AS. ASG, DOI, and NOAA. 99 pp. 
ASG. 2000. Executive Order No 02-2000. An order prohibiting collection and export of live rock. ASG. 2 pp. 
ASG. 2001. Executive Order No 002-2001. An order prohibiting the use of underwater breathing apparatus (scuba, hookah and rebreathers) for fishing. ASG. 2 pp.  
ASG. 2003a. Executive Order No 004-2003. An order establishing an ocean resource management process and plan for AS. ASG. 4 pp.  
ASG. 2003b. Executive Order No 005-2003. An order establishing the territorial waters of AS as a sanctuary for sea turtles and marine mammals. ASG. 3 pp. 
ASHPO. 2006. Bibliography - Archaeology and anthropology references related to Samoa. ASHPO. 5 pp.<> 
Atherton, J. 1994. Planning new conservation areas in WS: a case study. Dissertation. Univ College of North Wales, Bangor. 72 pp.  
Atkinson, C., et al. 2005. Pilot study of factors linking watershed function and coastal ecosystem health in AS. Trip rpt. Draft. Open file rpt. USGS-Pacific Island Ecosystem Research Center. 35 pp. 
Atkinson, C., et al. 2006. Hematozoa of forest birds in AS - evidence for a diverse, indigenous parasite fauna from the So Pacific. Pacific Conservation Biology 12(3):229-237.  
Ayres, W., et al. 2000. Archaeology in AS: Maloata, Malaeimi and Malaeloa. pp 227-235. In: Stevenson C, et al. (eds). Proc Fifth Intl Conf on Easter Island and Pacific, Kamuela, HI. 
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