Scientific and Technical Publications for 2017

To meet the demand for rapid dissemination of information many reports are now available on the web. Links below will take you to full text reports PDF format.

Copies of reports are available from the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management free of charge, as long as supplies last by contacting the Alaska Region at Once the supply is exhausted, copies can be purchased from the National Technical Information Service (NTIS) at, or borrowed through an Interlibrary Loan from the Alaska Resources Library & Information Services (ARLIS) or reviewed at participating Federal Depository libraries.

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BOEM 2017-087   Crude Oil Infiltration and Movements in First-Year Sea Ice; Impacts on Ice-Associated Biota and Physical Constraints
BOEM 2017-080   U.S.-Canada Northern Oil and Gas Research Forum Final Report
BOEM 2017-078   Distribution and Relative Abundance of Marine Mammals in the Eastern Chukchi and Western Beaufort Seas, 2016 Annual Report
BOEM 2017-077   Arctic Ecosystem Integrated Survey Final Report on Distribution of Fish, Crab, and Lower Trophic Communities in the Northeastern Bering Sea and Chukchi Sea
BOEM 2017-076   IceTrackers: Low-Cost Tracking of Sea Ice in Remote Environments
BOEM 2017-072   Alaska Monitoring and Assessment Program (AKMAP) Survey of Estuaries within the National Petroleum Reserve - Alaska
BOEM 2017-066   Genomics of Arctic Cod
BOEM 2017-065   Characterization of the Circulation on the Continental Shelf Areas of the Northeastern Chukchi and Western Beaufort Seas
BOEM 2017-062   Arctic Tracer Release Experiment (ARCTREX), Applications for Mapping Spilled Oil in Arctic Waters
BOEM 2017-055   Demographic Composition and Behazvior of Polar Bears Summering on Shore in Alaska
BOEM 2017-043   Siku Sea Ice Discrete Element Method Model
BOEM 2017-040   Arctic Air Quality Impact Assessment Modeling - Evaluation of the Exemption Thresholds
BOEM 2017-035   Social Indicators in Coastal Alaska: Arctic Communities
BOEM 2017-034   US-Canada Transboundary Fish and Lower Trophic Communities  |  Appendices
BOEM 2017-033   Central Beaufort Sea Marine Fish Monitoring
BOEM 2017-032   Arctic Nearshore Impact Monitoring in Development Area III (ANIMIDA): Contaminants, Sources and Bioaccumulation
BOEM 2017-029   Arctic Air Quality Modeling Study - Final Near-Field Dispersion Modeling Report
BOEM 2017-020   Demography and Behavior of Polar Bears Summering on Shore in Alaska (USFWS)
BOEM 2017-019   Distribution and Relative Abundance of Marine Mammals in the Eastern Chukchi and Western Beaufort Seas, 2015 Annual Report
BOEM 2017-017   Marine Arctic Ecosystem Study - Pilot Program: Marine Mammals Tagging and Tracking
BOEM 2017-011   Seasonality of Seabird Distribution in Lower Cook Inlet
BOEM 2017-004   Seabird Distribution and Abundance in the Offshore Environmental Final Report