Field Study 356

Northern Australia

Article: 

Target catch: 

Prawns

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

Caught 5.2% more tiger prawns and 6.9% more endeavour prawns than standard net

Effect on bycatch species: 

JT 2 design did not prevent capture of large sharks and rays

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: 

Reduction technique: