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In March 2021, the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development convened an ecological risk assessment (ERA) of the fisheries that access the Temperate Demersal Elasmobranch Resource. The ERA considered the potential ecological impacts of the Temperate Demersal Gillnet and Demersal Longline Fisheries and recreational fishers who catch sharks and rays. The assessment evaluated the impact of each fishing sector/method on all relevant retained and bycatch species, endangered, threatened and protected species, habitats and the broader environment.

ISBN

978-1-921258-90-9

Publication Date

21-10-2021

Series Number

318

Publisher

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Keywords

Western Australia, Marine environment, Leeuwin Current, Temperate Demersal Elasmobranch

Disciplines

Aquaculture and Fisheries | Environmental Policy | Marine Biology | Natural Resources and Conservation | Natural Resources Management and Policy

Ecological Risk Assessment for the Temperate Demersal Elasmobranch Resource

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