SIMoN
  Sanctuary Integrated Monitoring Network

SIMoN Reports and Documents

The following documents were funded by SIMoN or involved SIMoN staff. The MBNMS web site also has a list of Research Publications.
Raimondi and Carr (2015)
Assessment of intertidal and subtidal impacts of the Alder Creek Landslide
1.3 MB PDF
 
Dietrich and Lonhart (2010)
Undaria pinnatifida: testing different methods of removal and the re-growth potential of an invasive kelp
1 MB PDF
 
Carr et al. (2010)
"Monitoring MPAs by SCUBA in waters off Central California: 2007/8 results of PISCO baseline monitoring surveys"
4.6 MB PDF (pamphlet)
 
Hoover, Emanuelson and Conley (2010)
"Big Sur Fire Study: Winter 2008-2009"
451 KB PDF
 
Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary Condition Report (2010)
Web link
 
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Condition Report (2009)
Web link
 
Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary Condition Report (2009)
Web link
 
Lonhart and Bunzel (2009)
Final Report to NOAA Community-Based Restoration Program: Monterey Bay Undaria Removal Project
1.2 MB PDF
 
Oliver et al. (2009)
"Benthic Invertebrate Communities in the Peripheral Wetlands of Elkhorn Slough Ranging from Very Restricted to Well Flushed by Tides"
4.4 MB PDF
 
Ferry-Graham et al. (2009)
"Fish surveys at the Moss Landing Power Plant outfall"
8.7 MB PDF
 
Oftedal et al. (2008)
"Nutritional constraints on the southern sea otter in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary and a comparison to sea otter populations at San Nicolas Island, California and Glacier Bay, Alaska"
14.6 MB PDF
 
Silver and Bargu (2007)
"Phytoplankton toxins in critical prey species in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary"
1.1 MB PDF
 
Hardin et al. (2007)
"Literature review to characterize environmental contaminants that may affect the southern sea otter"
1.5 MB PDF
 
Pennington et al. (2007)
"Ocean observing in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary: CalCOFI and the MBARI time series"
550 KB PDF
 
Bentall and Tinker (2006)
"The effect of the Moss Landing power plant thermal discharge plume on sea otter behavior and distribution: A preliminary study"
240 KB PDF
 
Carr et al. (2006)
"Informing decision-making for the coastal highway management plan: A biological sensitivity assessment for intertidal and shallow habitats on the Big Sur coast"
3.2 MB PDF
 
Moss Landing Marine Laboratories (2006)
"Ecological effects of the Moss Landing powerplant thermal discharge"
3.4 MB PDF
 
SIMoN Says (2006) - Low Res 0 B PDF | High Res 0 B PDF
 
SIMoN Says (2005) - Low Res 0 B PDF | High Res 0 B PDF
 
Monismith et al. (2005)
"Hydrodynamics and sediment dynamics in Elkhorn Slough: A report to the Monterey Bay Sanctuary Foundation"
2.7 MB PDF
 
Bissett and Zimmerman (2004)
"Final report: Imaging spectroscopy of coastal habitats within the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary"
1.7 MB PDF
 
Starr et al. (2004)
"A review of the ecological effectiveness of subtidal marine reserves in central California. Part I: Synopsis of scientific investigations"
4.9 MB PDF
 
Starr et al. (2004)
"A review of the ecological effectiveness of subtidal marine reserves in central California. Part II: Summary of existing marine reserves in central California and their potential benefits"
4.8 MB PDF
 
Kimura et al. (2003)
"A comparative intertidal study and user survey, Point Pinos, California"
7.8 MB PDF
 
National Marine Sanctuaries (2003)
"A Report to the sanctuary advisory council Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary: 2003 field research review"
33 MB PDF
 
Starr et al. (2002)
"Trends in fisheries and fishery resources associated with the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary from 1981 - 2000"
4.2 MB PDF