John Kerr posted in Conservation • eels • fisheries • freshwater ecology • longfin eels • Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment on April 18th, 2013.
Dr Jan Wright, Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment is calling for a moratorium on the fishing of native longfin eels, citing research showing the species is in decline. The Commissioner’s report, ‘On a pathway to extinction? An investigation into the status and management of the longfin eel‘, highlighted new research detailing the decline of native […]
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