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General and Biological References

Able, K.W. and McAllister D.E. 1980. Revision of the Snailfish genus Liparis from Arctic Canada. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa.

Atkinson, D.B. 1981. Underwater World: Roundnose Grenadier. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Beamish, F.W.H., Healy, P.J. and Griggs, D. 1986. Freshwater fisheries in Canada: Report on phase I of a national examination. Canadian Wildlife Federation, Ottawa, Ontario.

Bell, G.R. 1996. Pacific Salmon from Egg to Exit. Hancock House Publishers Ltd. Surrey, British Columbia.

Boghen, A.D. 1995. Introduction: The State of Aquaculture in Atlantic Canada. In Cold-Water Aquaculture in Atlantic Canada. Ed A.D. Boghen. The Canadian Institute for Research on Regional Development, Moncton, NB

Bond, C.E. 1979. Biology of Fishes. W.B.Saunders Company, Toronto, ON.

Boyle, P.B. and Chech, J.J.Jr. 1996. Fishes: An introduction to ichthyology. Prentice-Hall Canada Inc. Toronto.

Bull, J.J. 1983. Evolution of Sex Determining Machanisms. The Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Company, Inc. Menlo Park, California.

Carscadden, J.E. 1981. Underwater World: Capelin. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Clay, D. and T. Hurlbut. 1988. Underwater World: Bluefin Tuna. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Department of Fisheries and Oceans. 1988. Underwater world - Pacific herring. Communications Directorate, DFO, Ottawa. 6p.

Department of Fisheries and Oceans. 1987. Arctic Biological Station Review. Ottawa.

Department of Fisheries and Oceans. 1985. Canadian fish products - freshwater region. Ottawa, Ontario.

Department of Fisheries and Oceans. 1982. Underwater World: Atlantic Herring. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Department of Fisheries and Oceans. 1980. Underwater World: Atlantic "Pelagic" Fish. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Gavaris, S. 1985. Underwater World: Lumpfish. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Goodson, G. 1988. Fishes of the Pacific Coast. Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA.

Hart, J. L. 1973. Pacific Fishes of Canada. Fisheries Research Board of Canada. Ottawa.

Helfman, G.S., B.B. Collette, and D.E. Facey. 1997. The Diversity of Fishes. Blackwell Science, Malden, Massachusetts.

Herald, E. S. 1972. Fishes of North America. Doubleday and Company, Inc. New York.

Hunter, J.G., S.T. Leach, D.E. McAllister, and M.B. Steigerwald. 1984. A distributional atlas of records of the marine fishes of Arctic Canada in the National Museums of Canada and Arctic Biological Station. National Museums of Canada Syllogues 52.

Jessop, B.M. 1984. Underwater World: the American eel. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Lavigne, D.M. 1996. Ecological interactions between marine mammals, commercial fisheries, and their prey: unravelling the tangled web. In Occasional Paper Number 91: Studies of high-latitude seabirds. 4. Trophic relationships and energetics of endotherms in cold ocean systems. Ed. W.A.Montevecchi. For Marine Birds and Mammals in Arctic Food Webs Symposium. Canadian Wildlife Service, St. John's Newfoundland.

Lavigne, D.M., S. Fink, D. Johnston, and P. Meisenheimer. 1998. Brian Tobin and Canada's Commercial Seal Hunt: Issues and Answers. IMMA Technical Briefing 98-02. International Marine Mammal Association, Guelph, ON.

Lavigne, D.M., P. Meisenheimer and D. Johnston. 1998. Northwest Atlantic Harp Seals (Pagophilus groenlandicus = Phoca groenlandica): a status update. IMMA Technical Report 98-02. International Marine Mammal Association, Guelph, ON.

Lear, W.H. 1989. Underwater World: Atlantic cod. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, Ontario.

Lear, W.H. 1983. Underwater World: Arctic cod. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, Ontario.

Lee, D.S., C.R. Gilbert, R.E. Jenkins, D.E.McAllister, and J.R. Stauffer Jr. 1981. Atlas of North American freshwater fishes. North Carolina State Museum of Natural History.

Lingcod facts sheet-- Underwater World - Lingcod. 1983. Communications Directorate, DFO. Ottawa.

Lythgoe, J. 1971. Fishes of the Sea. Blandford Press Ltd. London.

McAllister, D.E. 1990. A list of the fishes in Canada. Syllogues 64, National Museum of Natural Sciences. Ottawa, Ontario.

McAllister, D.E. 1975. Ecology of the marine fishes of arctic Canada. Proceedings of Circumpolar conference on northern Ecology II. National Museum of Natural Sciences, Ottawa. p 49-65.

McAllister, D.E., M.E. Anderson, and J.G. Hunter. 1981. Deep-water eelpouts, Zoarcidae, from Arctic Canada and Alaska. Canadian Journal of Aquatic Science 38: 821-839.

McKone, W.D. and E.M. LeGrow. 1984. Underwater World: redfish. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

McKone, W.D. and E.M. LeGrow. 1983. Underwater World: thorny and smooth skates. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, Ontario.

McPhail, J.D. and C.C. Lindsey. 1970. Freshwater fishes of Northwestern Canada and Alaska. Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Ottawa.

Meisenheimer, P. 1995. Seals, cod, ecology and mythology. International Marine Mammal Association Inc. Guelph, Ontario.

Montevecchi, W.A. 1996. Introduction. In Occasional Paper Number 91: Studies of high-latitude seabirds. 4. Trophic relationships and energetics of endotherms in cold ocean systems. Ed. W.A.Montevecchi. For Marine Birds and Mammals in Arctic Food Webs Symposium. Canadian Wildlife Service, St. John's Newfoundland.

Moyle, P. B., and J. J. Cech, Jr. 1996. Fishes An Introduction to Ichthyology. Third Edition. Department of Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology. University of California, Davis.

Moyle, P.B. and J.J. Cech Jr. 1982. Fishes: An Introduction to Ichthyology. Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersy.

Nelson, J.S. and M.J. Paetz. 1992. The fishes of Alberta. University of Alberta Press, Edmonton.

O'Boyle, R.N. 1985. Underwater World: the haddock. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Page, L.M. and B.M. Burr. 1991. A field guide to freshwater fishes of North America North of Mexico. Houghton Mifflin Company. Boston.

Pitt, T.K. 1984. Underwater World: Winter Flounder. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Scott, J.S. 1985. Underwater World: Sand Lance. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, ON.

Scott, W.B. and E.J. Crossman. 1973. Freshwater fishes of Canada. Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Ottawa.

Scott, W.B. and M.G. Scott. 1988. Atlantic Fishes of Canada. Can. Bull. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 219:731p.

Sekerak, A.D., N. Stallare. and W.B. Griffiths. 1992. Distribution of fish and fish harvests in the nearshore Beaufort Sea and Mackenzie Delta during ice covered periods, October - June. Environmental Studies Research Funds Report No. 117. Calgary.

Smith, J. L. B., (ed by Marget M. Smith and Phillip C. Heemstra) 1986. Smiths' Sea Fishes. Springer-Verlag. Berlin Heidelberg New York London Paris Tokyo.

Smith, K.E.H. 1988. Underwater World: The Atlantic salmon. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, Ontario.

Steel, R. 1985. Sharks of the World. Facts on File Publications, New York, NY.

Wallace, S.D and D.M. Lavigne. 1992. A Review of Stomach Contents of Harp Seals (Phoca groenlandica) from the Northwest Atlantic. Technical Report No. 92-03. International Marine Mammal Association, Inc. Guelph, Ontario.

Walsh, S.J. 1982. Underwater World: spiny dogfish. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, Ontario.

Woodley, T.H. and D.M. Lavigne. 1995. Will Killing More Seals Help Bring Back the Fish? IMMA Technical Report 95-01. International Marine Mammal Association, Inc, Guelph, ON.

Aquaculture References

Beveridge, C.M. 1996. Cage aquaculture. The University Press, Cambridge, Great Britian.

Boghen, A, D. 1995. Cold-Water Aquaculture in Atlantic Canada. The Canadian Institute for Research on Regional Development, Moncton, NB.

Brown, J. M. Helm and J. Moir. 1995. New-Candidate Species for Aquaculture. In Cold-Water Aquaculture in Atlantic Canada. Ed A.D.Boghen. 1995. The Canadian Institute for Research on Regional Development, Moncton, NB.

Delabbio, J. 1995. Arctic Charr Culture in Atlantic Canada. In Cold-Water Aquaculture in Atlantic Canada. Ed A.D.Boghen. 1995. The Canadian Institute for Research on Regional Development, Moncton, NB.

DubJ, P. and E. Mason. 1995. Trout Culture in Atlantic Canada. In Cold-Water Aquaculture in Atlantic Canada. Ed A.D.Boghen. 1995. The Canadian Institute for Research on Regional Development, Moncton, NB.

McLarney, W. 1987. The freshwater aquaculture book: a handbook for small scale fish culture in North America. Hartley & Marks Ltd. Vancouver, B.C.

Reay, F.J. 1979. Aquaculture. The Camelot Press Ltd. Great Britian

Saunders, R.L. 1995. Salmon Aquaculture: Present Status and Prospects for the Future. In Cold-Water Aquaculture in Atlantic Canada. Ed A.D.Boghen. 1995. The Canadian Institute for Research on Regional Development, Moncton, NB.

Wray, T. 1998. Arctic char is here. Seafood International 13: 75-77.

History and Fishery References

Arnason, R. and Lawrence Felt (Ed.). 1995. The North Atlantic Fisheries: Successes, Failures & Challenges. Vol 3: Proceedings. Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown, PEI.

Beamish, F.W.H, P.J. Healey and D. Griggs. 1986. Freshwater fisheries in Canada - report on phase I of a national examination. Canadian Wildlife Federation, Ottawa.

Berrill, M. 1997. The Plundered Seas: Can the World's Fish be Saved? Greystone Books, Vancouver, BC.

Blades, K. 1995. Net Destruction: the Death of Atlantic Canada's Fishery. Nimbus Publishing Ltd., Toronto, ON.

Coad, B.W. Guide to Marine Sport Fishes of Atlantic Canada and New England. University of Toronto Press, Toronto, ON.

Crowley, B.L. (Ed.) 1996. Taking Ownership: Property Rights and Fishery Management on the Atlantic Coast. Atlantic Institute for Market Studies, Halifax, N.S.

Department of Fisheries and Oceans. 1988. Canada's recreational fisheries - An overview and a description of Department of Fisheries and Oceans programs. Ottawa, Ontario.

Drinkwater, K.F. and D.G.Mountain. 1997. Climate and Oceanography. In Northwest Atlantic Groundfish: Perspectives on a fishery collapse. 1997. Eds J. Boreman, B.S. Nakashima, J.A.Wilson, R.L. Kendall. American Fishery Society, Bethesda, Maryland.

Finlayson, C. 1994. Fishing for Truth: a Sociological Analysis of Northern Cod Stock Assessments 1977-1990. Institute of Social and Economic Research, St. John's Newfoundland.

Gordon, D.V. and G.R. Munro. 1996. Fisheries and Uncertainty: A Precautionary Approach to Resource Management. University of Calgary Press, Calgary, AB.

Hall-Arber, M. and A.C. Finlayson. 1997. In Northwest Atlantic Groundfish: Perspectives on a fishery collapse. 1997. Eds J. Boreman, B.S. Nakashima, J.A.Wilson, R.L. Kendall. American Fishery Society, Bethesda, Maryland.

Hutchings, J.A. and R.A. Myers. 1995. The Biological Collapse of Atlantic Cod off Newfoundland and Labrador: an Exploration of Historical Changes in Exploitation, Harvesting Technology, and Management. In The North Atlantic Fisheries: Successes, Failures & Challenges. Eds R. Arnason and L. Felt. 1995. The Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown, PEI.

Jentoft, S. 1993. Dangling Lines. Institute of Social and Economic Research. St. John's Newfoundland.

Lambert, L. 1975. Ontario's Lake Erie commercial fishery - a social and economic profile. Ministry of Natural Resources, Ontario.

McCullough, A.B. 1989. The commercial fishery of the Canadian Great Lakes. Environment Canada.

Murawski, S.A., J.-J. Maguire, R.K. Mayo and F.M. Serchuk. 1997. Groundfish Stocks and the Fishing Industry. In Northwest Atlantic Groundfish: Perspectives on a fishery collapse. 1997. Eds J. Boreman, B.S. Nakashima, J.A.Wilson, R.L. Kendall. American Fishery Society, Bethesda, Maryland.

Overview--- Overview of Canadian Marine Fisheries Resources. 1994. Communications Directorate, DFO. Ottawa.

Palmer, C. 1995. The Troubled Fishery: Conflicts, Decisions, and Fishery Policy. In Living on the Edge. Eds. L.F. Felt and P.R. Sinclair. 1995. Institute of Social and Economic Research. St. John's, Newfoundland.

Palmer, C. and Peter Sinclair. 1997. When the Fish are Gone; Ecological Disaster and Fishers in Northwest Newfoundland. Fernwood Publishing, Halifax.

Sinclair, A.F. and S.A. Murawski. 1997. Why have Groundfish Stocks Declined?. In Northwest Atlantic Groundfish: Perspectives on a fishery collapse. 1997. Eds J. Boreman, B.S. Nakashima, J.A.Wilson, R.L. Kendall. American Fishery Society, Bethesda, Maryland.

Tosa, E. 1996. The Collapse of the Northern Cod Fishery: Predator-Prey and Other Considerations. In Fisheries and Uncertainty. Eds. D.V.Gordon and G.R.Munro. 1996. Univeristy of Calgary Press, Calgary, AB.

Trumble, R.J., J.D. Neilson, W.R. Bowring, and D.A. McCaughran. 1993. Atlantic Halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) and Pacific Halibut (H. Stenolepis) and their North American Fisheries. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 227, National Research Council Canada. Ottawa.