Project number: 1992-007
Project Status:
Completed
Budget expenditure: $553,079.96
Principal Investigator: Kurt Derbyshire
Organisation: Department of Agriculture and Fisheries EcoScience Precinct
Project start/end date: 3 Apr 1993 - 1 Jan 1996
Contact:
FRDC

Objectives

1. Evaluate the relative importance and pattern of use of different seagrass habitats by juvenile commercial penaeid prawns
2. Study and describe the recruitment process of penaeid prawns
3. Provide advice to managers and fishermen on the best use of strip closures
4. Develop an interactive animated model that can be used as an educational and decision support for managers and industry

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