Title:

Abundance, distribution movements and population dynamics of orange roughy in south-east Australian waters

Project Number:

1987-129

Organisation:

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Cleveland

Principal Investigator:

Nick G. Elliott

Project Status:

Completed

FRDC Expenditure:

$505,300.00

Program(s):

Environment

Objectives

1. Estimate abundance orange roughy in SE Aust waters, particularly Sandy Cape, Cape Grim & St Patrick's Head grounds.

2. Learn more of orange roughy's life history.

3. Present results for maximum utilisation by management & advisory agencies & industry, to reduce capture cost & including value