Our Living Oceans: Habitat

Our Living Oceans: Habitat
Status of the Habitat of U.S. Living Marine Resources



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Recommended citation:

NMFS. 2015. Our living oceans: habitat. Status of the habitat of U.S. living marine resources. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-F/SPO-75, 327 p.
doi: 10.7755/TMSPO.75

Front cover
Title Page
Citation Page
Table of Contents
List of Tables and Figures
Executive Summary
National Summary
Northeast Region
Southeast Region
Pacific Coast Region
Alaska Region
Pacific Islands Region
Appendix 1  Acknowledgments
Appendix 2  Legislative mandates for habitat
Appendix 3  Current Fishery Management Plans and Fishery Ecosystem Plans
Appendix 4  Habitat-Use Table Methodology
Appendix 5  Common and Scientific Names of Species
Appendix 6  Abbreviations

Note: The PDF files of this publication posted in July 2015 showed the year 2014 in the document header. The correct year for the header is 2015. The contents of the files with the 2014 header are identical to the files in the links above, which have the correct header.