Budget expenditure: $84,000.00
Project Status:
Current
Principal Investigator: Eric Perez
Organisation: Queensland Seafood Industry Association (QSIA)
Project start/end date: 30 Mar 2017 - 22 Jun 2017
Contact:
FRDC
TAGS
Seafood
Management
Disease
Commercial Fishing
Biosecurity
SPECIES
Royal Red Prawn
Red Prawn
Black Tiger Prawn
Redspot King Prawn
King Prawns

Objectives

1. Develop appropriate extension material to reduce the risk of spread of WSSV from the control zone to the non control zones in QLD and NSW.
2. To quantify best extension practice for biosecurity for the commercial wild catch fishers.
3. To, where possible, utilise existing extension material developed by Biosecurity Queensland for the commercial wild catch fishery.

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