Project number: 1996-109
Budget expenditure: $62,004.00
Principal Investigator: David McDonald
Organisation: CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Hobart
Project start/end date: 13 Oct 1996 - 6 May 1999
1. To evaluate the costs and benefits of research on stock structure in the SEF orange roughy fishery.
2. To assist in the further development of the research plan for the SEF.
3. To develop and test the Bayesian framework for evaluating research and to determine its suitablility for application to other species and fisheries.
ISBN: 0 643 06168 1
Author: Dr A. David McDonald Dr Anthony D. M. Smith Adam J. Davidson
Final Report • 2017-09-29 • 1.35 MB
This report describes a procedure for objectively comparing the likely returns from research programs, particularly those designed for fisheries management purposes. This procedure requires that the management objectives for the fishery are well defined, and that the research is directed at achieving them.