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The scallop paddocks


Semmens, JM, The scallop paddocks, Landline, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 26 October (2015) [Media Interview]


In the 1980s, 300 boats fished the waters around Tasmania and Victoria, catching 40,000 tonnes of scallops. Now the fishery is a fraction of what it used to be, the allowable catch, a tenth of what it was.

Item Details

Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:scallop fishery spatial management Pecten fumatus
Research Division:Agricultural, Veterinary and Food Sciences
Research Group:Fisheries sciences
Research Field:Fisheries management
Objective Division:Animal Production and Animal Primary Products
Objective Group:Fisheries - wild caught
Objective Field:Wild caught edible molluscs
UTAS Author:Semmens, JM (Professor Jayson Semmens)
ID Code:101480
Year Published:2015
Deposited By:IMAS Research and Education Centre
Deposited On:2015-06-24
Last Modified:2015-07-01

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