Title:

A study of the impact of fishing pressure on midwater ecosystems.

Project Number:

1996-255

Orgnisation:

Biospherics Pty Ltd

Project Status:

Completed

FRDC Expenditure:

$13,680.00

Program(s):

Environment

Objectives

1. • To design a statistically robust industry based experimental manipulation of fishing pressure to test assertions about the short to medium term impact of fishing disturbance on catches from established trawl grounds in the Western SEF.