Field Study 353

Northern Australia


Target catch: 


Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

Caught 6.6% more tiger prawns and 10.5% more endeavour prawns than standard net

Effect on bycatch species: 

JT 1 design did not prevent capture of sea turtles

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: 

Reduction technique: