August 4, 2014

Check out this informative brochure on best practice for handling Barramundi.

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June 5, 2014

Catch and Release - Promoting Responsible Fishing Practices Brochure.

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Deeply hooked fish have a much lower survival rate than their mouth hooked counterparts. 

Freshwater Fishing Australia article.

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June 2, 2014

Recent  research by the NSW Department of Primary Industries Fisheries Conservation Technology Unit suggests that dusky flathead have very high post-release survival rates if handled correctly.

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June 1, 2012

In this article Recfishing Research explores the importance of correct handling to ensure the survival of released fish, and explains the different practices required to ensure fish swim away healthy.

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August 1, 2011

Catch and Release poster by NSW DPI Fisheries based on recent research into a number of key species.

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Whilst for many fish species more than half of those caught by recreational anglers are released, there is growing concern regarding how many of these survive, particularly for reef associated species which often experience barotrauma, which may reduce post-release sur...

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Recfishing Research Executive Officer
Owen Li
e: owenl@uow.edu.au

p: 0413148222

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