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Industry
PROJECT NUMBER • 1983-020
PROJECT STATUS:
COMPLETED

Potential of off-shore gillnetting in the Gulf of Carpentaria

The first stage of this project covered the offshore estuarine stocks of Barramundi and King Salmon. The second stage covers the fish in Commonwealth waters. The main area fished was from Karumba to Weipa and 30mls out to sea. This project has proved a commercial success.
ORGANISATION:
AL Vickers
Environment
PROJECT NUMBER • 1994-053
PROJECT STATUS:
COMPLETED

An assessment of the impact of offshore recreational fishing in NSW waters on the management of commercial fisheries

Conflict between the recreational and commercial sectors has long been a fisheries management problem. This conflict has been escalating in recent years as both sectors attempt to maximise catches. Consequently, there is increasing pressure being applied to fisheries managers to make appropriate...
ORGANISATION:
NSW Department Of Primary Industries
Environment
Environment
PROJECT NUMBER • 1999-217
PROJECT STATUS:
COMPLETED

Stable isotope tracing of the contribution of seagrass production to subtropical fisheries species occurring outside seagrass areas

Results from this project affect the relative importance coastal managers will place on different estuarine habitats.  Until now primary production from mangrove forests has been ranked highly for its presumed contribution to fisheries species occurring seaward of mangroves.  This project...
ORGANISATION:
Griffith University Nathan Campus
People
PROJECT NUMBER • 2017-142
PROJECT STATUS:
COMPLETED

Travel bursary: Sustainable Ocean Summit 2017, Canada

The World Ocean Council (WOC) Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) was held from 29 November to 1 December 2017 in Halifax, Canada,. The SOS 2017 theme was “The Ocean Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 14): Business Leadership and Business Opportunities”
ORGANISATION:
Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)