Fisheries

Dr Ian Cresswell1 1 CSIRO1 Abstract While coastal systems play a key role in the culture, economy and environment of Australia, perhaps the least understood of all Australian coastal systems are its mangroves and salt marshes. One key aspect of...
  • February 8, 2018
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Dr Belinda Yaxley1 1Petuna Aquaculture, Devonport, Australia Abstract Working within Australia’s coastal zone, the salmon Industry has a responsibility to manage the marinescapes where salmon production occurs. Independent third-party certification provides salmon aquaculture with a platform that independently assesses the...
  • December 19, 2017
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Dr Emily Ogier1,2, Dr Alistair Hobday2,3, Dr Jason Hartog3, Dr Aysha Flemming2,3, Linda Thomas3 1Institute For Marine & Antarctic Studies (imas ), Utas, Hobart, Australia, 2Centre for Marine Socioecology, Hobart, Australia, 3CSIRO, Hobart, Australia Abstract What is a healthy fishery?...
  • December 19, 2017
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Mr Jonathon  Stevenson1 1Parks Victoria , Queenscliff , Australia Abstract South Gippsland’s Corner Inlet and Nooramunga Marine and Coastal Parks are home to extensive beds of Broad-Leaf Seagrasses (Posidonia australis) . In recent years native sea urchins (Heliocidaris erythrogramma) have...
  • December 19, 2017
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Ms Mary Mackay1 1University Of Tasmania, Battery Point, Australia Abstract Non-compliance is a tenacious problem in recreational fisheries management; undermining management efforts and creating conflict between user groups. In fisheries management, deterrence-based approaches have traditionally been used to tackle non-compliance....
  • December 19, 2017
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A/Prof. Melissa Nursey-bray1 1University Of Adelaide, South Plympton, Australia Abstract Throughout history, hunting for seals, whales and other marine mammals meant many species faced extinction. Changes in public opinion coupled with management policies have since meant that some of those...
  • December 19, 2017
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