Field Study 314


New South Whales, Australia

Target catch: 


Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

No difference in the catch or weight of prawns

Effect on bycatch species: 

Haulback delay of 10-15 seconds allowed juvenile red spot to escape through the square mesh panels

Reduction technique: 

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: