Field Study 554

Western Australia

Article: 

Target catch: 

Red emperor, scarlet perch, spangled emperor, Rankin cod, blue spot emperor, rosy threadfin brea, flagfish, frypan snapper, red snapper and goldband snapper

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

None reported

Effect on bycatch species: 

No rays larger than 120 cm were caught when the grid was used

Bycatch species: 

Reduction technique: 

Fishing Gear: