Department of Fisheries Western Australia
The purpose of this review paper is to present the options for managing the fishery and to compare the current fishing effort control system to a more flexible one and to two types of individually transferable quota (ITQ) management systems, one with the current effort controls and the other without or with reduced1 effort controls.
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Fishery management, Lobster fisheries, Western rock lobster, Panulirus cygnus, Western Australia, Sociological aspects, Economic analysis, Quota regulations, Fishery regulations.
Department of Fisheries.. (2006), Assessment of western rock lobster strategic management options. An overview of bio-economic, sociological and comparative analysis. Vol. 1.. Department of Fisheries Western Australia, Perth. Article No. 209.
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