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The 2011 stock assessment and management procedure development for red rock lobsters (Jasus edwardsii) in CRA 4.


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This document describes a stock assessment of red rock lobsters in CRA 4 and development of operational management procedures, using the length-based multi-stock model MSLM, fitted to two abundance indices, size frequency data, tag-recapture data and a puerulus settlement index. The document describes the MPD base case, McMC simulations, diagnostics and McMC sensitivity trials. Short-term projections were made at the current assumed levels of catch and with an alternative catch level with a lower level of recreational catch.

Document date
Thursday, 31 May 2012
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V 1.3
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Adobe PDF
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19.9 MB
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FAR: 2012/09;
ISSN: 1179-5352;
ISBN: 978-0-478-38813-8;
ScienceStock: Inshore;
Species: CRA;
Stock: CRA 4;
FishingMethod: Potting;
ResearchField: operational management procedures; Stock assessment;
Author: Marine; Paul; Paul; Vivian;

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