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27 Feb 2024
New FRDC-funded research has seen the development of a first-of-its-kind mobile diagnostic tool, allowing Southern Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus maccoyii) farmers to quickly identify parasites in their...
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27 Feb 2024
Rising sea temperatures resulting from climate change are motivating Australia’s fisheries and aquaculture sectors to adapt quickly to the opportunities and challenges facing them By David Maynard and...
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27 Feb 2024
A new research collaboration is investigating alternative energy options for the aquaculture sector to help operators reduce carbon emissions and save money By Catherine...
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27 Feb 2024
The Federal Government is offering up to $1.1 million dollars for SME’s who can provide innovative solutions to improve the energy efficiency of the commercial fishing...
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22 Feb 2024
It is with heavy hearts we acknowledge the passing of highly influential and distinguished Dr Peter O’Brien A special thanks to Herman Raadsma for the supporting...
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12 Feb 2024
Under its Statutory Funding Agreement (SFA) with the Commonwealth Government, the Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC) may be required to commission a periodic independent review of...
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23 Jan 2024
The world’s first global review of microplastics and seafood confirms negative impacts on marine species while identifying the sources of contaminant and suggesting ways to minimise its impact.  By...
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23 Jan 2024
Bringing together Indigenous and scientific knowledge about Gynburra, or the Dusky Morwong (Dactylophora nigricans), is helping to build a better understanding of the species and changes in local fish...
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23 Jan 2024
FRDC-sponsored Nuffield Scholars Joana Mendes (2023 scholar) and Tom Cosentino (2024 scholar), have been awarded a 14-week global learning experience, diving deeper into their respective fishing and...
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23 Jan 2024
Gathering traditional fishing data in the Torres Strait will help local communities improve their stewardship of fisheries resources for food security, cultural purposes and balanced management of...
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23 Jan 2024
A delegation of five Australian fishers, led by OceanWatch Australia’s Project Manager for Whale Entanglement Mitigation, Kristin Hoel, recently returned from an enlightening trip to the Ropeless...
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