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Super trawler gone, but is fisheries policy in trouble?


Buxton, C and Gardner, C and Lyle, J and Hilborn, R, Super trawler gone, but is fisheries policy in trouble?, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group, Victoria, Australia, 13 March 2013 (2013) [Magazine Article]

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Last week, the "super trawler" Abel Tasman left Australia, with far less fanfare than you might have expected. Many hail this as good news for Australian fisheries, but we believe it could be a great step backward.

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Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:small pelagic fishery, super trawler
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 fin fish (excl. tuna)
UTAS Author:Buxton, C (Professor Colin Buxton)
UTAS Author:Gardner, C (Professor Caleb Gardner)
UTAS Author:Lyle, J (Associate Professor Jeremy Lyle)
ID Code:109091
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Ecology and Biodiversity
Deposited On:2016-05-20
Last Modified:2016-05-24
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