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What's the most popular catch for recreational fishermen? IMAS survey reveals what Tasmanians are catching

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Lyle, J, What's the most popular catch for recreational fishermen? IMAS survey reveals what Tasmanians are catching, Interview with Jeremy Lyle by ABC TV, WIN TV and Southern Cross TV, Communications and Media Office, University of Tasmania, Hobart, TAS, 18 December 2014 (2015) [Media Interview]


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Abstract

Dr Jeremy Lyle led a five-yearly survey by the University of Tasmania’s Institute for Marine and Antarctic Science of Tasmania recreational fishing sector. The survey provides a comprehensive assessment of key trends in catch and participation. Flathead was the most popular recreationally caught fish in Tasmania accounting for 62 per cent of all scalefish. Around 1.6 million flathead were caught with more than 40 per cent released.

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Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:recreational fishery, Tasmania, catch and effort
Research Division:Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Research Group:Fisheries Sciences
Research Field:Fisheries Sciences not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Animal Production and Animal Primary Products
Objective Group:Fisheries - Wild Caught
Objective Field:Fisheries - Recreational
Author:Lyle, J (Dr Jeremy Lyle)
ID Code:98618
Year Published:2015 (online first 2014)
Deposited By:IMAS Research and Education Centre
Deposited On:2015-02-20
Last Modified:2015-02-20
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