Archiving of hardparts for routine ageing and developing age-length keys for the Australian SBT surface fishery 2015-16
Summary: This report provides an update on the archiving of southern bluefin tuna (SBT) otoliths sampled in Australia over the last year (2015/16 fishing season), and the estimation of age and proportion-at age of the Australian SBT surface (purse-seine) fishery for the 2014/15 fishing season.
Author: Jessica Farley, Paige Eveson
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Southern Bluefin Tuna Inter-sessional Science 2015-16
Summary: CSIRO provides scientific support and advice to AFMA, ABARES, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, and Australian Industry on southern bluefin tuna inter-sessional science, and participates in the Australian delegation to the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (CCSBT) Extended Scientific Committee (ESC).
Author: A.L. Preece, C.R. Davies, R.M. Hillary and J.H. Farley
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