Title:

White Spot Syndrome Virus (WSSV) preparedness for biosecurity awareness and adoption of best practice by the NSW and QLD wild catch commercial fishers - understanding what extension pathways work best

Project Number:

2016-141

Organisation:

Queensland Seafood Industry Association (QSIA)

Principal Investigator:

Eric Perez

Project Status:

Current

FRDC Expenditure:

$84,000.00

Program(s):

Industry

Objectives

1. Develop appropriate extension material to reduce the risk of spread of WSSV from the control zone to the non control zones in QLD and NSW.

2. To quantify best extension practice for biosecurity for the commercial wild catch fishers.

3. To, where possible, utilise existing extension material developed by Biosecurity Queensland for the commercial wild catch fishery.