DLMtool – Development

Carruthers, T.R., and Hordyk, A. 2016. DLMtool: Data-Limited Methods Toolkit. http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/DLMtool/index.html.

Carruthers, T., Punt, A., Walters, C., MacCall, A., McAllister, M., Dick, E.J., Cope, J., 2014. Evaluating methods for setting catch limits in data-limited fisheries. Fisheries Research, 153: 48–68.

Newman, D., Carruthers, T., MacCall, A., Porch, C., Suatoni, L. 2014. Improving the Science and Management of Data-Limited Fisheries: An Evaluation of Current Methods and Recommended Approaches, Natural Resources Defense Council.

DLMtool – Fishery Applications

U.S. Mid-Atlantic Black Sea Bass – McNamee, J., Fay, G., Cadrin, S. 2015. Data Limited Techniques for Tier 4 Stocks: An alternative approach to setting harvest control rules using closed loop simulations for management strategy evaluation. Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council.

U.S. Mid-Atlantic Blueline Tilefish – Miller, T. 2015. Blueline Tilefish Working Group Report. Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council.

U.S. Atlantic Mackerel – Wiedenmann, J. 2015. Application of Data-Poor Harvest Control Rules to Atlantic Mackerel. Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council.

U.S. Caribbean Yellowtail Snapper, Hogfish, Queen Triggerfish, Spiny Lobster (two stocks, in St. Croix and St. Thomas/St. John), Stoplight Parrotfish – Southeast Data, Assessment, and Review (SEDAR) 46. 2016. Stock Assessment Report for Caribbean Data-Limited Species.

U.S. Gulf of Mexico Red Drum, Lane Snapper, Wenchman, Yellowmouth Grouper, Speckled Hind, Snowy Grouper, Almaco Jack, and Lesser Amberjack – Southeast Data, Assessment, and Review (SEDAR) 49. 2016. Stock Assessment Report for Gulf of Mexico Data-Limited Species.

British Columbia Rougheye Rockfish and Canary Rockfish – Carruthers, T. 2016. Evaluation of BC Rougheye Rockfish (Sebastes aleutianus) and Canary Rockfish (Sebastes pinniger) in reference to COSEWIC criteria. Technical Report to Oceans Canada.

California Barred Sand Bass, S. California Halibut, Red Sea Urchin, Warty Sea Cucumber – Hordyk, A., Newman, D., Carruthers, T., Suatoni, L. 2017. Applying MSE to California Fisheries: Case Studies and Recommendations. Technical Report to the California Department of Fish & Wildlife.

DLMtool – Scientific Research

Carruthers, T.R., Kell, L.T., Butterworth, D.D.S., Maunder, M.N., Geromont, H.F., Walters, C., McAllister, M.K., Hillary, R., Levontin, P., Kitakado, T., and Davies, C.R. 2016. Performance review of simple management procedures. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 73 (2): 464-482.

Harford W.J., Carruthers T.R. 2017. Interim and long-term performance of static and adaptive management procedures. Fish. Res. 190: 84-94.

Sagarese, S.R., J.F. Walter III, M.D. Bryan, and T.R. Carruthers. 2016. Evaluating Methods for Setting Catch Limits for Gag Grouper: Data-Rich versus Data-Limited. In: T.J. Quinn II, J.L. Armstrong, M.R. Baker, J.D. Heifetz, and D. Witherell (eds.), Assessing and Managing Data-Limited Fish Stocks. Alaska Sea Grant, University of Alaska Fairbanks.