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Chasco, B., I. C. Kaplan, A. Thomas, A. Acevedo-Gutierrez, D. P. Noren, M. J. Ford, M. B. Hanson, J. Scordino, K. Marshall, A. O. Shelton, C. D. Matkin, B. J. Burke, E. J. Ward. In press. Competing tradeoffs between increasing marine mammal predation and fisheries harvest of Chinook salmon. Scientific Reports.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., O. Stefankiv, B. Timpane-Padgham, J. E. Hall, G. R. Pess, M. Rowse, M. Liermann, K. Fresh, and M. J. Ford. 2017. Monitoring Salmon Habitat Status and Trends in Puget Sound: Development of Sample Designs, Monitoring Metrics, and Sampling Protocols for Large River, Floodplain, Delta, and Nearshore Environments. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-NWFSC-137.Go to metadata icon

Chasco, B., I. C. Kaplan, E. J. Ward, A. Thomas, A. Acevedo-Gutierrez, D. P. Noren, M. J. Ford, M. B. Hanson, J. Scordino, S. J. Jeffries, S. F. Pearson, K. N. Marshall. 2017. Estimates of Chinook salmon consumption in Puget Sound area waters by four marine mammal predators from 1970  2015. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. doi:10.1139/cjfas-2016-0203Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., A. R. Murdoch, M. P. Hughes, T. R. Seamons, E. LaHood. 2016. Broodstock history strongly influences natural spawning success in hatchery steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss). PLoS ONE.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., J. Hempelmann, M. B. Hanson, K. L. Ayres, R. W. Baird, C. K. Emmons, J. I. Lundin, G. S. Schoor, S. K. Wasser, L. K. Park. 2016. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Estimation of a killer whale (Orcinus orca) populations diet using sequencing analysis of DNA from feces. PLoS ONE, 11(1):e0144956.Go to metadata icon

Bartz, K. K., M. J. Ford, T. J. Beechie, K. L. Fresh, G. R. Pess, M. Rowse, M. B. Sheer, R. Kennedy. 2015. Trends in developed cover adjacent to habitat for threatened salmon in Puget Sound, Washington, U.S.A. PLoS ONE.Go to metadata icon

Feist, Blake E., Marlene A. Bellman, Elizabeth A. Becker, Karin A. Forney, Michael J. Ford, and Phillip S. Levin. 2015. Potential overlap between cetaceans and com- mercial groundfish fleets that operate in the California Current Large Marine Eco- system. NOAA Professional Paper NMFS 17, 27 p. doi:10.7755/PP.17 Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., K. Barnas, T. Cooney, L. G. Crozier, M. Diaz, J. J. Hard, E. E. Holmes, D. M. Holzer, R. G. Kope, P. W. Lawson, M. Liermann, J. M. Myers, M. Rowse, D. J. Teel, D. M. Van Doornik, T. C. Wainwright, L. A. Weitkamp, M. Williams. 2015. Status Review Update for Pacific Salmon and Steelhead Listed under the Endangered Species Act:  Pacific Northwest. Nationa Marine Fisheries Service, Northwest Fisheries Science Center.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., T. N. Pearsons, A. R. Murdoch. 2015. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site The spawning success of early maturing resident hatchery Chinook salmon in a natural river system. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 144(3):539-548.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., A. R. Murdoch, M. P. Hughes. 2015. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Using parentage analysis to estimate rates of straying and homing in Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha). Molecular Ecology, 24:1109-1121.Go to metadata icon

Iwamoto, E., A. Elz, F. J. García-De León, C. A. Silva-Segundo, M. J. Ford, W. A. Palsson, R. G. Gustafson. 2015. Microsatellite DNA analysis of Pacific hake Merluccius productus population structure in the Salish Sea. ICES Journal of Marine Science.Go to metadata icon

Morin PA, Parsons KM, Archer FI, Avila-Arcos MC, Barrett-Lennard LG, Dalla Rosa L, Duchene S, Durban JW, Ellis GM, Ferguson SH, Ford JK, Ford MJ, Garilao C, Gilbert MT, Kaschner K, Matkin CO, Petersen SD, Robertson KM, Visser IN, Wade PR, Ho SYW, Foote AD.  2015.  Geographic and temporal dynamics of a global radiation and diversification in the killer whale.  Molecular Ecology 24: 3964-3979.Go to metadata icon

Scheuerell, M. D., E. Buhle, B. X. Semmens, M. J. Ford, T. Cooney, R. W. Carmichael. 2015. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Analyzing large-scale conservation interventions with Bayesian hierarchical models: A case study of supplementing threatened Pacific salmon. Ecology and Evolution, 5(10):2115-2125.Go to metadata icon

Ward, E. J., J. H. Anderson, T. J. Beechie, G. R. Pess, M. J. Ford. 2015. Increasing hydrologic variability threatens depleted anadromous fish populations. Global Change Biology.Go to metadata icon

Anderson, J. H., G. R. Pess, R. W. Carmichael, M. J. Ford, T. Cooney, C. Baldwin, M. M. McClure. 2014. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Planning Pacific salmon and steelhead reintroductions aimed at long-term viability and recovery. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 34(1):72-93.Go to metadata icon

Christie, M. R., M. J. Ford, M. Blouin. 2014. On the reproductive success of early-generation hatchery fish in the wild. Evolutionary Applications. doi:DOI: 10.1111/eva.12183Go to metadata icon

Ford MJ.  2013.  Status review update of Southern Resident killer whales. Conservation Biology Division Northwest Fisheries Science Center National Marine Fisheries Service
July 31, 2013Go to metadata icon

Ward, E. J., M. J. Ford, R. G. Kope, J. K. Ford, A. Velez-Espino, C. K. Parken, L. LaVoy, M. B. Hanson, K. C. Balcomb. 2013. Estimating the impacts of Chinook salmon abundance and prey removal by ocean fishing on Southern Resident killer whale population dynamics. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-123, 71 p.Go to metadata icon

Ayres, K. L., M. J. Ford, R. K. N., J. Hempelmann, K. Koski, C. K. Emmons, R. W. Baird, K. Balcomb-Bartok, M. B. Hanson, S. K. Wasser. 2012. Distinguishing between inadequate prey and vessel impacts on an endangered killer whale (Orcinus orca) population.Go to metadata icon

Ayres, K. L., R. K. Booth, J. Hempelmann, K. Koski, C. K. Emmons, R. W. Baird, K. Balcomb-Bartok, M. B. Hanson, M. J. Ford, S. K. Wasser. 2012. Distinguishing the Impacts of inadequate Prey and Vessel Traffic on an Endangered Killer Whale (orcinus orca) Populations. PLoS ONE.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., A. R. Murdoch, S. Howard. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Early male maturity explains a negative correlation in reproductive success between hatchery-spawned salmon and their naturally spawning progeny. Conservation Letters, 5(6):450-458.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., M. A. Bellman, S. Copps, C. K. Emmons, J. Drake, T. P. Good, R. G. Gustafson, M. B. Hanson, G. Hanshew, E. E. Holmes. 2012. Risk assessment of U.S. West Coast groundfish fisheries to threatened and endangered marine species. Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service, Northwest Fisheries Science Center. Seattle, Washington.Go to metadata icon

Gustafson, R. G., M. J. Ford, P. B. Adams, J. S. Drake, R. L. Emmett, K. L. Fresh, M. Rowse, E. A. Spangler, R. E. Spangler, D. J. Teel, M. T. Wilson. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Conservation status of eulachon in the California Current. Fish and Fisheries, 13(2):121-138.Go to metadata icon

Stout, H. A., P. W. Lawson, D. L. Bottom, T. Cooney, M. J. Ford, C. E. Jordan, R. G. Kope, L. M. Kruzic, G. R. Pess, G. H. Reeves, M. D. Scheuerell, T. C. Wainwright, R. S. Waples, E. Ward, L. A. Weitkamp, J. G. Williams, T. H. Williams. 2012. Scientific conclusions of the status review for Oregon coast coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch). U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-118.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., M. B. Hanson, J. Hempelmann, K. L. Ayres, C. K. Emmons, G. S. Schorr, R. W. Baird, K. C. Balcomb, S. K. Wasser, K. M. Parsons, K. Balcomb-Bartok. 2011. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Inferred paternity and male reproductive success in a killer whale (Orcinus orca) population. Journal of Heredity, 102(5):537-553.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J. (Ed.) 2011. Status review update for Pacific salmon and steelhead listed under the Endangered Species Act: Pacific Northwest. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-113, 281 p.Go to metadata icon

Gustafson, R. G., M. J. Ford, D. J. Teel, J. Drake. 2010. Status review of eulachon (Thaleichthys pacificus) in Washington, Oregon, and California. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-105.Go to metadata icon

Hanson, M. B., R. W. Baird, J. K. Ford, J. Hempelmann, D. M. Van Doornik, J. R. Candy, C. K. Emmons, G. S. Schorr, B. Gisborne, K. L. Ayers, S. K. Wasser, K. C. Balcomb III, K. Balcomb, J. G. Sneva, M. J. Ford. 2010. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Species and stock identification of prey consumed by endangered southern resident killer whales in their summer range. Endangered Species Research, 11(1):69-82.Go to metadata icon

O'Malley, K., M. J. Ford, J. J. Hard. 2010. Clock Polymorphism in Pacific Salmon: Variable Selection Along A Latitudinal Gradient. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, 277:3703-3714. doi:10.1098/rspb.2010.0762Go to metadata icon

The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Williamson KS, Murdoch AR, Pearsons TN, Ward EJ, Ford MJ. 2010. Factors influencing the relative fitness of hatchery and wild spring Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) i the Wenatchee River, Washington, USAGo to metadata icon

Ford MJ and Williamson KS. 2009. The Aunt and Uncle Effect RevisitedThe Effect of Biased Parentage Assignment on Fitness Estimation in a Supplemented Salmon Population. Journal of Heredity. DOI: 10.1093/jhered/esp068Go to metadata icon

Araki, H., B. A. Berejikian, M. J. Ford, M. Blouin. 2008. Fitness of hatchery-reared salmonids in the wild. Evolutionary Applications, 1:342-355.Go to metadata icon

Ford MJ, Hard JJ, Boelts B, LaHood E, Miller J. 2008. Estimates of natural selection in a salmon population in captive and natural environments. Conservation Biology 22:783-794Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., K. Williamson. 2008. Report on 2006 White River captive brood pedigree analysis. Report to Grant County Public Utility District Contract Number, 430-2499, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Conservation Biology, 36 pp..Go to metadata icon

Galbreath, P. F., C. A. Beasley, B. A. Berejikian, R. W. Carmichael, D. E. Fast, M. J. Ford, J. A. Hesse, L. L. McDonald, A. R. Murdoch, C. M. Peven, D. A. Venditti. 2008. Recommendations for Broad Scale Monitoring to Evaluate the Effects of Hatchery Supplementation on the Fitness of Natural Salmon and Steelhead Populations. Final Draft Report of the Ad Hoc Supplementation Monitoring and Evaluation Workgroup. Fish Science Department, Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission; Quantitative Consultants, Inc.; Northwest Fisheries Science Center, NOAA Fisheries; Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife; Yakima Klickitat Fisheries Project, Yakima Nation; Department of Fisheries, Nex Perce Tribe; Western Ecosystems Technology, Inc.; Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife; Fisheries Program, Chalan Public Utility District; Idaho Department of Fish and Game.Go to metadata icon

LaHood ES, Miller JJ, Apland C, Ford MJ (2008) A Rapid, Ethanol-Free Fish Tissue Collection Method for Molecular Genetic Analyses. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society: Vol. 137, No. 4 pp. 11041107 Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., N. J. Sands, P. McElhany, R. G. Kope, D. Simmons, and P. Dygert. 2007. Analyses to Support a Review of an ESA Jeopardy Consultation on Fisheries Impacting Lower Columbia Tule Chinook Salmon. Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service. Go to metadata icon

The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Murdoch, A., Pearsons, T., Maitland, T., Ford, M., and Williamson, K. 2007. Monitoring the reproductive success of naturally spawning hatchery and natural spring Chinook salmon in the Wenatchee River. BPA Project No. 2003-039-00. Bonneville Power Administration, Portland, Oregon., Department of Energy, Bonneville Power Administration. Available: http://pisces.bpa.gov/release/documents/documentviewer.aspx?doc=P103928 Go to metadata icon

Hard, J. J., J. M. Myers, M. J. Ford, R. G. Kope, G. R. Pess, R. S. Waples, G. A. Winans, B. A. Berejikian, F. W. Waknitz, P. B. Adams, P. A. Bisson, D. E. Campton, R. Reisenbichler. 2007. Status review of Puget Sound steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss). U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-81.Go to metadata icon

Waples, R. S., M. J. Ford, D. Schmitt. 2007. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Empirical results of salmon supplementation in the Northeast Pacific:  a preliminary assessment. Pages 383-403 in Bert, T. M. (Ed.) Ecological and genetic implications of aquaculture activities. Springer. Dordrecht, The Netherlands.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., H. Fuss, B. Boelts, E. LaHood, J. J. Hard, J. M. Miller. 2006. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Changes in run timing and natural smolt production in a naturally spawning coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) stream after 60 years of intensive hatchery supplementation. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 63(10):2343-2355.Go to metadata icon

Gustafson, R. G., J. Drake, M. J. Ford, J. M. Myers, E. E. Holmes, R. S. Waples. 2006. Status review of Cherry Point Pacific herring (Clupea pallasii) and updated status review of the Georgia Basin Pacific herring distinct population segment under the Endangered Species Act. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-76.Go to metadata icon

Schwenke, P. L., J. G. Rhydderch, M. J. Ford, A. R. Marshall, L. K. Park. 2006. Forensic identification of endangered Chinook Salmon (Onchorhynchus tshawytscha ) using a multilocus SNP assay. Conservation Genetics, 7(6):983-989.Go to metadata icon

Hard, J. J., J. M. Myers, M. J. Ford, R. G. Kope, G. R. Pess, R. S. Waples, G. A. Winans, B. A. Berejikian, F. W. Waknitz, P. B. Adams, P. A. Bisson, D. E. Campton, R. Reisenbichler. 2005. Status review update for Puget Sound steelhead. Report of the Northwest Fisheries Science Center to the National Marine Fisheries Service Northwest Regional Office. Seattle.Go to metadata icon

Kuligowski, D. R., M. J. Ford, B. A. Berejikian. 2005. Breeding structure of steelhead inferred from patterns of genetic relatedness among nests. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 134:1202-1212.Go to metadata icon

Murdoch, A. R., T. N. Pearsons, T. W. Maitland, M. J. Ford, K. Williamson. 2005. Monitoring the reproductive success of naturally spawning hatchery and natural spring Chinook salmon in the Wenatchee River. Report to the Department of Energy, Bonneville Power Administration.Go to metadata icon

Berejikian, B.A., and M.J. Ford. 2004. Review of relative fitness of hatchery and natural salmon. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-61, 28 p.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J. 2004. Conservation units and preserving diversity. Pages 338-357 in Hendry, A. P., S. C. Stearns. (Eds.) Evolution Illuminated. Salmon and their relatives. Oxford University Press.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., D. J. Teel, D. M. Van Doornik, D. R. Kuligowski, P. W. Lawson. 2004. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Genetic population structure of central Oregon Coast coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch). Conservation Genetics, 5(6):797-812.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., T. A. Lundrigan, P. Moran. 2004. Population genetics of Entiat River spring Chinook salmon. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-60, 45 p. (PDF | Excel Data file)Go to metadata icon

Iwamoto, E., M. J. Ford, R. G. Gustafson. 2004. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Genetic population structure of Pacific Hake (Merluccius productus) in the Pacific Northwest. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 69(1-4):187-199.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., M. J. Ford, W. F. Perrin, P. R. Wade, R. P. Angliss, M. B. Hanson, B. L. Taylor, G. M. Ylitalo, M. E. Dahlheim, J. E. Stein, R. S. Waples. 2004. 2004 status review of southern resident killer whales (Orcinus orca) under the Endangered Species Act. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-62.Go to metadata icon

Ruckelshaus, M. H., P. McElhany, M. J. Ford. 2003. Recovering species of conservation concern: Are populations expendable? Pages 305-329 in Kareiva, P., S. A. Levin. (Eds.) The importance of species : perspectives on expendability and triage. Princeton University Press.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J. 2002. Applications of selective neutrality tests to molecular ecology. Molecular Ecology, 11:1245-1262.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J. 2002. Selection in captivity during supportive breeding may reduce fitness in the wild. Conservation Biology, 16:815-825.Go to metadata icon

Fuss, H., M. J. Ford. 2002. Differences in natural production between hatchery and wild coho salmon. Annual report to the Hatchery Scientific Work Group, June 2002.Go to metadata icon

Van Doornik, D. M., M. J. Ford, D. J. Teel. 2002. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Patterns of temporal genetic variation in coho salmon: estimates of the effective proportion of 2-year-olds in natural and hatchery populations. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 131(6):1007-1019.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J. 2001. Molecular Evolution of Transferrin: Evidence for Positive Selection in Salmonids. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 18:639-647.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., P. Budy, C. Busack, D. Chapman, T. Cooney, T. Fisher, J. Geiselman, T. Hillman, J. Lukas, C. Peven, C. Toole, E. Weber, and P. Wilson. 2001. Upper Columbia River Steelhead and Spring Chinook Salmon: Population Structure and Biological Requirements. Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service. Go to metadata icon

Fuss, H., C. Sharpe, P. Hulett, M. J. Ford, J. J. Hard, E. LaHood. 2001. Differences in natural production between hatchery and wild coho salmon in Minter Creek, Washington. Annual report to the Hatchery Science Review Group, June, 2001..Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J. 2000. Effects of natural selection on patterns of DNA sequence variation at the transferrin, somatolactin, and p53 genes within and among chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) populations. Molecular Ecology, 9:843-855.Go to metadata icon

McElhany, P., M. H. Ruckelshaus, M. J. Ford, T. C. Wainwright, E. P. Bjorkstedt. 2000. Viable salmon populations and the recovery of evolutionarily significant units. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-42.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J., P. J. Thornton, L. K. Park. 1999. Natural selection promotes divergence of transferrin among salmonid species. Molecular Ecology, 8:1055-1061.Go to metadata icon

Ford, M. J. 1998. Testing models of migration and isolation among populations of Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tschawytscha). Evolution, 52:539?57.Go to metadata icon