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Wild catch fisheries
Data and AI
Research project

Giant Crab Enhanced Data Collection - Innovative approaches to enhance data collection in the Victorian, South Australian and Tasmanian Giant crab fisheries

The giant crab fishery (GCF) across southern Australia has a small tonnage of large, individually valuable animals. Despite the implementation …

Wild catch fisheries
Data and AI
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    27 Jan 2021

  • Research organisation

    Victorian Fisheries Authority (VFA)

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Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
Research project

Identifying population connectivity of shark bycatch species in NT waters

Trawl fisheries are often criticised for their indiscriminate nature, catching a broad range of target and by-catch species. Increasing community …

Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    3 Dec 2020

  • Research organisation

    Charles Darwin University (CDU)

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Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
Research project

Development of a sustainable scallop (Ylistrum balloti) fisheries enhancement program for Western Australia: Preliminary Feasibility Study

The integration of aquaculture and wild fisheries is becoming increasingly recognised as a tool for enhancing fishery productivity (Taylor et …

Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    31 Oct 2020

  • Research organisation

    One Sea Pty Ltd

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Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
Research project

Evaluation of a smart-phone application to collect recreational fishing catch estimates, including an assessment against an independent probability based survey, using South Australia as a case study.

Nationally, there is a need for consistent and comparable information on recreational fishing to inform fishery stock assessment and to …

Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    4 Oct 2020

  • Research organisation

    University of Adelaide

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Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
Research project

Postgraduate funding - Population biology and dynamics of Yellowfin Whiting

The South Australian Marine Scalefish Fishery (MSF) is s currently undergoing transition with redirection of effort from primary species such …

Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    4 Oct 2020

  • Research organisation

    University of Adelaide

Logo for Postgraduate funding - Population biology and dynamics of Yellowfin Whiting
Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
Research project
Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    31 Aug 2020

  • Research organisation

    University of Western Australia (UWA)

Logo for Climate driven shifts in benthic habitat composition as a potential demographic bottleneck for Western Rocklobster: understanding the role of recruitment habitats to better predict the under-size lobster population for fishery sustainability
Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Data and AI Fisheries technology
Research project

Determining the spatial distribution and abundance indices for Moreton Bay Bugs, Thenus parindicus and Thenus australiensis in Queensland to improve stock assessment and management

Moreton Bay bugs are a commercially important fished resource in northern Australian coastal waters. About 600 tonnes of bugs is reported …

Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Data and AI Fisheries technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    31 Aug 2020

  • Research organisation

    Department of Agriculture and Fisheries EcoScience Precinct

Logo for Determining the spatial distribution and abundance indices for Moreton Bay Bugs, Thenus parindicus and Thenus australiensis in Queensland to improve stock assessment and management
Wild catch fisheries
Harvest technology
Research project

Implementation of dynamic reference points and harvest strategies to account for environmentally-driven changes in productivity in Australian fisheries

All fish stocks are subject to some level of environmentally driven change in productivity, primarily recruitment, but also growth. Current …

Wild catch fisheries
Harvest technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    30 Jul 2020

  • Research organisation

    Pisces Australis Pty Ltd

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Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
Research project

Investigation of the direct and indirect role of submarine groundwater discharge (SGD) on Western Rock Lobster settlement processes: with consideration of the potential role of contaminants

Recruitment to the western rock lobster fishery has been recognised to be largely driven by environmental conditions but the role …

Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    1 Jul 2020

  • Research organisation

    University of Western Australia (UWA)

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Wild catch fisheries
Research project

Assessing the population biology of Black Jewfish (Protonibea diacanthus) in Queensland

In Australian waters, the black jewfish is targeted by commercial, recreational, indigenous and charter fishing groups. Since 2017 there has been …

Wild catch fisheries
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    30 Jun 2020

  • Research organisation

    Department of Agriculture and Fisheries EcoScience Precinct

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Wild catch fisheries
Harvest technology
Research project

Determination of the impacts of direct harvest of coral species in northern Australia

Australia’s aquarium fisheries are high value (GVP >$20 million), small scale fisheries that rely on exporting CITES (the Convention …

Wild catch fisheries
Harvest technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    31 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    Department of Industry Tourism and Trade

Logo for Determination of the impacts of direct harvest of coral species in northern Australia
Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Data and AI Fisheries technology
Research project

Understanding the stock structure of Rock Flathead and the role of movement dynamics in influencing the performance of the Corner Inlet fishery

Rock flathead supports an important commercial fishery in Corner Inlet. However, the stock structure of rock flathead in Victorian waters, …

Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Data and AI Fisheries technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    29 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    Deakin University

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Wild catch fisheries
Data and AI
Research project

Developing an independent shallow-water survey for the Western Rock Lobster Fishery: tracking pre-recruitment abundance and habitat change.

Forecasting lobster recruitment is important for the stock assessment of the West Coast Rock Lobster Managed Fishery (WCRLMF). This forecasting …

Wild catch fisheries
Data and AI
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    30 Apr 2020

  • Research organisation

    Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) Hillarys

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Wild catch fisheries
Data and AI
Research project

Developing a guidance document for Whichfish Risk Assessment

Whichfish.com.au is the FRDC B2B portal which provides the results of the risk assessments of key Australian …

Wild catch fisheries
Data and AI
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    30 Mar 2020

  • Research organisation

    Oceanomics Pty Ltd

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Aquaculture
Aquaculture technology
Research project

Evaluating the Effects of Seismic Energy on Pinctada maxima Pearl Oysters

The impacts of geophysical air-gun array/ seismic surveys on the sustainability of the Pinctada maxima wild stock fishery (mortality, physiology, …

Aquaculture
Aquaculture technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    19 Mar 2020

  • Research organisation

    Australian Institute Of Marine Science (AIMS)

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Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
Research project

Potential transition of shark gillnet boats to longline fishing in Bass Strait - ecological, cross-sectoral, and economic implications

Several Threatened, Endangered and Protected species (TEPs) are vulnerable to entanglement and drowning in demersal shark gillnets. These include Australian …

Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    14 Mar 2020

  • Research organisation

    Fishwell Consulting Pty Ltd

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