Title:

A re-examination of underlying model assumptions and resulting abundance estimates of the Fishery Independent Survey (FIS) in Australia’s SESSF

Project Number:

2017-010

Organisation:

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Hobart

Principal Investigator:

Miriana Sporcic

Project Status:

Current

FRDC Expenditure:

$92,121.00

Program(s):

Communities, Industry

Objectives

1. re-examine some of the underlying assumptions of the survey;

2. update data that conditions the model and find efficiencies in sampling design; and,

3. use a data simulation exercise to examine the utility of the estimates given the process and sampling errors that have been observed.