Status of Australian Fish Stocks (SAFS) reports 2018, and further development of the SAFS production and dissemination system
Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)
Carolyn L. Stewardson
1. Continue to develop a set of robust and consistent national stock status reports and a strong sense of report ownership by jurisdictions
2. To produce a fourth edition of the SAFS reports in 2018
3. Increase the number of species in SAFS to provide a comprehensive coverage of species of interest to stakeholder groups that will refer to the reports for information on sustainability and management success.
4. Reduction in the number (percentage) of species classified as 'undefined' where possible using data-poor assessment methodology