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

Project Code Project Title Start / End Date Total Cost
190805 Updated NPF species distribution data, models and sampling schemes – Judy Upston CSIRO

July 2019
September 2023

$370,665

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
October 2024

$296,306

190847 Data management, assessment and implementation of HS for Australia’s Tropical Tuna – Ann Preece CSIRO

August 2020
May 2023

$446,000

200801 NPF Integrated Monitoring Program 2021–2024 – Rob Kenyon CSIRO

August 2021
June 2024

$1,086,697

200802 ETBF size monitoring program – Tuna Australia

July 2020
October 2022

$140,000

200803 NPF Stock Assessment 2021–2024 – Trevor Hutton CSIRO

October 2021
October 2024

$660,062

200804 NPF Annual Analysis of CMO – Gary Fry CSIRO

August 2021
December 2023

$149,451

200809
 

SBT Intercessional Science 2021–24 – Ann Preece CSIRO

September 2021
May 2024

$840,000

200814 TS Finfish Coral Trout and Spanish Mackerel biological sampling – Jo Langstreth QDAF

August 2021
May 2024

$383,420

200815 TS Finfish fishery: Spanish mackerel stock assessment – Joanne Langstreth QDAF

August 2021
May 2024

$177,000

200817 Designing a CKMR for TS Spanish Mackerel – Ash Williams CSIRO

August 2021
November 2022

$92,342

200820 Monitoring the recovery of southern dogfish and Harrison’s dogfish to support AFMA’s upper slope dogfish management strategy

July 2021
May 2023

$463,904

210800 SESSF Stock Assessments 2023 – Geoff Tuck CSIRO

May 2022
June 2023

$620,109

210801 ISMP Data services 2023 – Paul Burch CSIRO

May 2022
April 2023

$177,412

210802 BSCZSF 2023 biomass survey – Ian Knuckey Fishwell Consulting

February 2023
June 2023

$72,287

210803 Monitoring and assessment of the SPF 2023–25 – Tim Ward UTAS September 2022
May 2023
$261,495
210804 Macquarie Island toothfish stock assessment 2023–24 – Rich Hillary CSIRO July 2022
May 2024
$188,984
210806 Acoustic biomass estimates and development of monitoring metrics for blue grenadier – Tim Ryan CSIRO April 2022
May 2023
$110,942
210809 Annual monitoring, reporting and assessment of marine mammal interactions – Matt Koopman Fishwell Consulting July 2022
May 2023
$79,595
210810 Estimating the spawning fraction of Blue Mackerel off eastern Australia – Tim Ward SARDI August 2022
May 2023

$223,547

210811 Acoustic biomass estimates and monitoring of Cascade Plateau orange roughy – Simon Boag SETFIA May 2022
May 2023
$96,480
210816 FIS, stock assessment and RBC calculation for the TS TRL fishery – Eva Plaganyi CSIRO July 2022
June 2025
$1,019,306
210813 TS Finfish Coral trout CPUE standardisation – Matthew Holden UQ July 2022
December 2022
$8,282
210815 Research to support BDM fisheries in TS – Nicole Murphy CSIRO July 2022
May 2023
$84,563