DLMtool – Development

Huynh, Q., Carruthers, T.R.,  and Hordyk, A. 2019. MSEtool: Management Strategy Evaluation Toolkit. https://cran.r-project.org/package=MSEtool

Carruthers, T.R., and Hordyk, A. 2018. DLMtool: Data-Limited Methods Toolkit. http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/DLMtool/index.html.

Carruthers, T.R., and Hordyk, A. 2018. The Data-Limited Methods Toolkit (DLMtool): An R package for informing management of data-limited populations. Methods Ecol Evol. 2018;1–8.

Carruthers, T.R. 2017. Customizing DLMtool for Canadian Fisheries: Technical Report for Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

Carruthers, T.R., 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.R., 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

Indian Ocean Blue Shark – Ortiz de Urbina, J., Carruthers, T., Coelho, R., Rosa, D., Murua, H., Saber, S., Macias, D. 2018. Preliminary Management Strategy Evaluation for Blue Shark in the Indian Ocean Using a Data-Limited Approach. IOTC-WPEB14-2018-036. 

Puerto Rico Yellowtail Snapper, St. Thomas/St. John Queen Triggerfish, St. Croix Stoplight Parrotfish – Sagarese, S., Rios, A., Cass‐Calay, S., Cummings, N., Bryan, M., Stevens, M., Harford, W., McCarthy, K., Matter, V. 2018. Working Towards a Framework for Stock Evaluations in Data-Limited Fisheries. N. Am. J. Fish. Manag. 38 (3): 507-537.

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

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

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.

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. Atlantic Mackerel – Wiedenmann, J. 2015. Application of Data-Poor Harvest Control Rules to Atlantic Mackerel. 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. 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.

DLMtool – Scientific Research

Hordyk, A.R., Huynh, Q.C., and Carruthers, T.R. 2019. Misspecification in stock assessments: Common uncertainties and asymmetric risks. Fish Fish. (March): 888–902. doi:10.1111/faf.12382.

Carruthers, T.R., and Hordyk, A.R. 2018. Using management strategy evaluation to establish indicators of changing fisheries. Can.J. Fish. Aq. Sci: 1–46. doi:10.1139/cjfas-2018-0223.

Hordyk, A., and Carruthers, T.R. 2018. A quantitative evaluation of a qualitative risk assessment framework: Examining the assumptions and predictions of the Productivity Susceptibility Analysis (PSA). PLoS ONE 13(6):e0198298. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0198298.

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

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.

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.