Fisheries Department Perth Western Australia.
A limited entry fishing regime for snapper was introduced in Shark Bay in order to constrain growth in fishing effort. Additional measures were introduced to reduce the number of vessels in the fishery, control areas fished and limit permitted fishing gear, with the ultimate objective of reducing catches from traditional fishing areas to long term sustainable levels.
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Fishery management, Quota regulations, Snapper, Pagrus auratus, Shark Bay - Western Australia
Millington, P. (1987), Further options for management of the Shark Bay Snapper Fishery : discussion paper.. Fisheries Department Perth Western Australia., Perth. Report No. 10.
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