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Spanner Crabs Threatened in Queensland

Jones, C.M. (1982) Spanner Crabs Threatened in Queensland. Habitat, 10 (1). p. 4.

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Publisher URL: http://acfonline.org.au
Organisation URL: http://www.deedi.qld.gov.au


The fishing industry of Queensland, embracing both marine and fresh waters, has weathered some rough seas over the past decade. Now rich resources of fish and crustacean species, many of which have as yet an unquantified potential, are being over exploited by fishermen who choose to ignore regulations in order to make quick dollars.

Item Type:Article
Corporate Creators:Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation (DEEDI), Agri-Science, Animal Science
Business groups:Animal Science
Additional Information:Reproduced with permission of the © Australian Conservation Foundation.
Keywords:Fishing; crustacean; Spanner Crabs; stock depletion; marine waters; freshwater; permit system.
Subjects:Aquaculture and Fisheries > Fisheries > By region or country > Australia
Aquaculture and Fisheries > Fisheries > Fishery management. Fishery policy
Live Archive:05 Apr 2012 04:50
Last Modified:03 Sep 2021 16:43

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