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Fish Life History Research in the Pacific

Effective fisheries management requires an understanding of fish growth rates, reproduction, and mortality.
Section of an otolith (ear bone) from a snapper used to estimate the age of the fish

Comparative Demography of Commercially-Harvested Snappers and an Emperor From American Samoa

The life histories of the humpback red snapper, yellow-lined snapper, and yellow-lip emperor.
June 18, 2018 - Peer-Reviewed Research ,

Life History of Abyssal and Hadal Fish From Otolith Growth Zones and Oxygen Isotopic Compositions

The first study of the life history of the deepest living fish.
May 22, 2018 - Peer-Reviewed Research ,

Fish Otolith Collection Database

This database is an inventory of fish ageing samples or "otoliths" from the Bering Sea, Aleutian Islands, and Gulf of Alaska. These otolith's were collected and aged by the Alaska Fisheries Science Center. Scientists collected the otoliths during research
February 28, 2018 - Query Tool ,

The Grander Blue Marlin: A Young Giant

Scientists reveal the age of a massive blue marlin that was 12 feet long and 1,245 pounds.
October 31, 2017 - Feature Story ,
Fishermen with grander blue marlin captured off the coast of Honolulu (Photo: Pacific Islands Fisheries Group).

References for Age Determination and Otolith Research

Special Publications on Fish Age Determination and Otolith Symposia.
October 22, 2012 - Other Reports ,