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05 Apr 2022
AFMA’s Sea Rider provides expertise on Pacific fisheries and regional legal frameworks in support of Operation SOLANIA
An Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) Fisheries Officer was embarked Royal Australian Navy (RAN) vessel HMAS Melville onboard as a Sea Rider, providing subject matter expertise of Pacific fisheries and regional legal frameworks for Operation SOLANIA (Op Rai Balang 22).
17 Mar 2022
2022 banana prawn pre-season briefings
The banana prawn season in the Northern Prawn Fishery (NPF) starts 1 April 2022 and the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA), is looking forward to seeing operators and fleet managers attend the Northern Prawn Fishery Industry (NPFI) run pre-season briefing sessions.
02 Mar 2022
Members sought for various AFMA Resource Assessment Groups
The Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) is seeking applications for upcoming vacant member positions on a number of its Resource Assessment Groups (RAGs), specifically the:
- Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery Resource Assessment Group (ScallopRAG);
- Small Pelagic Fishery Resource Assessment Group (SPFRAG);
- Southern Squid Jig Fishery Resource Assessment Group (SquidRAG);
- Sub-Antarctic Resource Assessment Group (SARAG); and,
- Tropical Tuna Resource Assessment Group (TTRAG).
22 Feb 2022
Putting the freeze on IUU fishing
In support of effective Monitoring Control and Surveillance (MCS) of fisheries resources in the Pacific, 25 Freezer Inspection Kits have been assembled by the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) International Engagement team for distribution to Pacific Island Countries.
17 Feb 2022
Sharing information online to safeguard fish resources