April 2018 Competitive Round Call for Expressions of Interest Closing date for applications 15th June, 2018 ×


A review of projects concerned with improved exploitation of underutilised species

Project Number:



Dr Leonard Stephens

Principal Investigator:

Len Stephens

Project Status:


FRDC Expenditure:



Adoption, Industry


1. Provision of a collated summary of all underutilized species projects supported by FRDC, and an analysis of lessons learned from each project.

2. Provision of a check list of success criteria to be used as guidance for future applicants in preparing projects concerned with underutilized species and by FRDC in evaluating them.

3. Identification of commercial factors and fisheries managememt policy concepts that might influence future supply and demand of underutilized species in Australia.