Below is a list of the research currently being commissioned by AFMA.

Project Code Project Title Start / End Date Total Cost

170819

NPF Integrated Monitoring Program 2018-2021 – Rob Kenyon CSIRO

September 2018 May 2021

$1,112,202

170826

GHAT CPUE calculation methodology – Miriana Sporcic CSIRO

September 2018 extended to December 2020

$60,715

170833

NPF Stock Assessment 2018-2021 – Trevor Hutton CSIRO

September 2018 September 2021

$639,137

170835

NPF Annual Analysis of CMO – Gary Fry CSIRO

August 2018 December 2020

$135,175

190800

SESSF Stock Assessments 2018-2021 – Geoff Tuck CSIRO

February 2020 May 2022

$1,255,242

190803

Monitoring and assessment of the SPF-  Tim Ward SARDI

September 2019 May 2022

$305,000

190804

Spawning biomass of Blue Mackerel and Australian sardine in the East sub-area of the SPF – Tim Ward SARDI

August 2019 February 2021

$550,000

190805

Updated NPF species distribution data, models and sampling schemes – Judy Upston CSIRO

July 2019  February 2022

$233,465

190806

Revising the ETBF Billfish Harvest Strategy – Rich Hilary CSIRO

June 2019 MayE 2021

$228,212

190807

BSCZSF2020-2022 surveys – Ian Knuckey Fishwell Consulting

August 2019  June 2022

$200,585

190815

Flexible Ecological Risk Assessments – Miriana Sporcic CSIRO

July 2019  February 2021

$100,000

190825

FIS, stock assessment, HS and RBC calculation for the TS TRL fishery – Eva Plaganyi CSIRO

May 2019  June 2022

$868,142

190826

TS BDM stock survey – Nicole Murphy CSIRO

August 2019 December 2020

$289,239

190827

Developing an approach for measuring the non commercial fishing in Torres Strait – Kenny Bedford DML Conulting

August 2019 December 2020

$40,000

190831

Spanish mackerel stock assessment, with appraisal of environmental drives – Rik Buckworth Sea sense Australia Pty Ltd

August 2019  March 2021

$89,375

190832

Enhancing biological data inputs to TS Spanish mackerel stock assessment – Joanne Langstreth QDAF

August 2019 June 2020

$79,400

190840

Fish Ageing and Length frequency for the SESSF – Simon Robertson Fish Ageing Services Pty Ltd

August 2020  May 2023

$765,485

190841

Monitoring of school shark abundance and rebuilding in the SESSF using close kin mark recapture – Robin Thomson CSIRO

October 2020 January 2025

$296,306

190842

Scoing study for application of CKMR to blue-eye trevalla caught in the SESSF -  Robin Thomson CSIRO

August 2020 September 2021

$37,065

190843

Revision of the assessment model for the Redleg banana prawn in the JBFG – Eva Plaganyi CSIRO

August 2020 August 2021

$87,799

190844

School shark assessment review – Colin Simpendorfer

October 2020 December 2020

$85,562

190845

Macquarie Island toothfish stock assessment 2020-21 – Rich Hillary CSIRO

November 2020 April 2022

$135,075

190847

Data management, assessment and implementation of HS for Australia’s Tropical Tuna – Ann Preece CSIRO

August 2020 May 2023

$446,000

190848

SESSF species stock structure desktop review – Jemery Day CSIRO

July 2020 April 2021

$43,223

190849

SBT Intersessional Science 2020-21 –  Ann Preece CSIRO

July 2020  June 2021

$245,000

190852

ETBF and WTBF size monitoring – Tuna Australia

December 2019 December 2020

$63,636.36

190853

Spawning biomass of redbait in the East sub-area of the SPF – Tim Ward University of Adelaide

August 2020 February 2022

$580,840

200800

ISMP Data services 2020 - Paul Burch CSIRO

May 2020 February 2021

$147,680

200801

NPF sawfish bycatch CKMR - NPFI

July 2020 June 2021

$20,950

200802

ETBF size monitoring program – Tuna Australia

July 2020  October 2022

$140,000