Atlantic Salmon Aquaculture Subprogram: UTAS Experimental Aquaculture Facility: Obtaining expert international governance, design and operational advice for the Atlantic salmon partners.

Project Number:



RDS Partners Pty Ltd

Principal Investigator:

Tom Lewis

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FRDC Expenditure:



Adoption, Environment, Industry, People


Key outputs will be the advice provided by visiting experts during their time in Tasmania. This advice will be captured in the form of notes and summaries from discussions with the experts. Extension will take the form of ensuring the advice is provided to, and understood by, the EAF Steering Committee and proponents


1. Facilitate engagement of industry experts with EAF proponents to provide guidance regarding design, operation and governance of the EAF.

2. Capture knowledge and understanding of design, establishment and operation of similar facilities.

3. Incorporate captured knowledge and understanding into relevant EAF design, establishment, operation and governance considerations.