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Title:

Determining economic values of King George whiting (Sallaginodes punctata) and snapper (Pagrus auratus) to recreational anglers and commercial fishers in South Australia

Project Number:

1995-140

Organisation:

Department of Primary Industries and Regions South Australia (PIRSA)

Principal Investigator:

Greg Coombs

Project Status:

Completed

FRDC Expenditure:

$36,000.00

Program(s):

Industry

Final Report - 1995/140 - Determining economic values of King George whiting (Sallaginodes punctata) and snapper (Pagrus auratus) to recreational anglers and commercial fishers in South Australia

Final Report
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Date Published:July 2010

Principal Investigator: Professor Michael Burns, Dr Dicky Damania & Mr Greg Coombs

Key Words:

Objectives

1. To quantify the economic values of King George whiting and snapper to both the recreational and commercial operators in different regions of Southe Australia

2. To use the information gained in 1. above with quantitative catch and effort data on these species to resolve resource sharing conflicts, and implement equitable and economicallly rational management decisions

3. to establish a mechanism fo rundertaking large-scale surveys using the contingent valuation methodology