Dacia Herbulock posted in Conservation • DOC • eels • fisheries moratorium • fisheries science • freshwater ecology • freshwater fish • longfin eel • MPI • PCE on April 17th, 2013.
Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment Dr Jan Wright has launched a new report, On a pathway to extinction? An investigation into the status and management of the longfin eel. Commercial fishing of native freshwater eels is currently permitted under the quota management system, despite mounting concerns that the iconic endemic longfin eel may be headed […]
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