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Title:

Rebuilding abalone populations to limit impacts of the spread of urchins, abalone viral ganglioneuritis and other external impacts

Project Number:

2014-224

Organisation:

Western Abalone Divers Association

Principal Investigator:

Harry Peeters

Project Status:

Current

FRDC Expenditure:

$340,000.00

Program(s):

Adoption, Environment, Industry, People

Objectives

1. Identify and prioritise sites and strategies for assessment to recover shallow reef habitat and productive abalone populations

2. Assess strategies for recovery of shallow reef habitats and productive abalone populations.

3. Develop a business plan to guide ongoing future actions and strategies to extend the project outputs and rebuild abalone populations.