Project number: 1996-280
Project Status:
Completed
Budget expenditure: $52,212.00
Principal Investigator: Jim K. Lowry
Organisation: Australian Museum
Project start/end date: 8 Aug 1996 - 8 Sep 2004
Contact:
FRDC

Objectives

1. To document the species of scavengers in eastern Australian marine waters.
2. To describe patterns in the structure of the scavenging guilds (groups ofspecies all making their living in the same way) in eastern Australian waters.
3. To relate these patterns to variables such as depth, temperature, latitude and sediment type.
4. To assess the effects of disturbance caused by trawling on the structure of the scavenging guilds.

Final report

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PROJECT NUMBER • 2019-011
PROJECT STATUS:
CURRENT

Optimising Compliance Outcomes in Recreational Fisheries

1. To characterise the quality and contents of compliance datasets held by WA and SA government agencies and specific to two recreational blue swimmer crab fisheries, in order to evaluate their adequacy for social science research objectives such as longitudinal studies.
ORGANISATION:
University of Western Australia (UWA)