Title:

ESD risk assessment for under-utilised species to facilitate structural reform of South Australia's commercial Marine Scalefish Fishery.

Project Number:

2017-023

Organisation:

South Australian Research and Development Institute

Principal Investigator:

Anthony Fowler

Project Status:

Current

FRDC Expenditure:

$109,546.00

Program(s):

Communities, Environment, Industry

Objectives

1. To assess the potential to diversify South Australia’s Marine Scalefish Fishery by increasing production of currently under-utilised species, whilst conforming to the principles of ecologically sustainable development

2. To provide advice about the potential to increase fishery catch for individual species in the commercial MSF fishery, and to provide guidance in each case with respect to the need for further research, economic development and regulatory reform