Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development
This document provides a cumulative description and assessment of the Abrolhos Islands and Mid-West Trawl Managed Fishery (AIMWTMF) and all of the fishing activities (i.e. fisheries / fishing sectors) affecting this resource in Western Australia (WA). This resource comprises of a single species of scallop, Ylistrum balloti which occurs in inshore waters to around 40 m depth at the Abrolhos Islands. This species is captured exclusively by demersal otter trawl gear in the West Coast Bioregion.
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Western Australia, Trawl Fisheries
Kangas, M, Chandrapavan, A, Wilkins, A, Fisher, E A, and Evans, S. (2021), Resource Assessment Report Abrolhos Islands and Mid-West Trawl Managed Fishery Resource. Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Perth. Report No. 20.
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