Kon's Covered Fisheye BRD Trial Report

North Coast, Australia


Target catch: 

Prawns: White Banana (Fenneropenaeus merguiensis), Red-legged Banana (F. indicus), Brown Tiger (Penaeus esculentus), Grooved Tiger (P. semisulcatus), Blue Endeavour (Metapenaeus endeavouri), and Red Endeavour (M. ensis)

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

Increased by .05%

Effect on bycatch species: 

Reduced bycatch if small individuals by 37.6%

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: 

Reduction technique: