Latest Fisheries Management News

Satellite Data Identifies Companies Fishing in High Seas
Commonwealth fisheries levy rates and arrangements for 2020-21
Northern Prawn Fishery benefiting from evolving co-management arrangements with industry
Mediterranean and Black Sea fisheries are turning corner on overexploitation
Fisheries Patrols uncover serious offences for native species
Public comment on: Upper-Slope Dogfish Management Strategy review
Urgent action is needed to reduce over-fishing and reform support to fisheries sector
New nursery to help meet international demand for WA trout
VMS switched on over holidays
Community conservation reserves protect fish diversity in tropical rivers
Working together on World Fisheries Day
Recovery of Perth’s coastal abalone stocks great news for local fishers
Banning NZ seafood exports to US – how is Sea Shepherd doing?
Covert technology deployed to combat illegal activity in Torres Strait
Greens commit to ensuring strong oceans protection this term
Unlicensed fish receiver fined in Torres Strait
Covert technology deployed to combat illegal activity in Torres Strait
Australia and SPC continuing partnership
Know your VMS requirements
Great Australian seafood is ‘Easy As’
Oceans and Fisheries – what new portfolio offers industry
Sustainable fishing research hooks government funding
Applications for BSCZSF Management Advisory Committee Chair extended
Applications for BSCSZF Management Advisory Committee Chair extended
Changes to list of approved VMS units in Commonwealth fisheries
Saving our oceans – why answer is not locking 30 percent up
Project grants set to help restore fisheries habitats
Marine conservationists highlight concerns in fish stocks report
Chair sought for Management Advisory Committee – Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery
ETBF seabird mmitigation and reporting requirements
CSIRO busts evidence of illegal fishing and associated crime
Australian fisheries stocks continue to be sustainably managed
Fishery status reports released
Multi-country operation monitoring high seas fishing in South Pacific Ocean
Rock oyster research moves to Pilbara
Four dead dugongs in Queensland “tragic and highly suspicious”
Public Call for Research Proposals for potential AFMA funding in 2021-22
October round of fisheries decisions
Working together to remove marine threats
72nd AFMA Commission Meeting – Chairman’s summary
Cameras rolled out further across fishing fleet
Are Australian Marine Parks displayed on your navigational plotter?
National Compliance and Enforcement Program 2020-21
Sustainability certification achieved through our Marine Parks grants
How food from sea has limitless potential – with caveats
Using Psychology and Marine Studies to manage fisheries
Video tapes of David Attenborough and Les Hiddins led to an evolving career in fisheries
Fishing licence fees fund 12 projects worth $1 million