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Operational management procedures for New Zealand rock lobster stocks (Jasus edwardsii) in 2017.


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FAR-2017-40-CRA-Management-Procedures.pdf (820.9 kb)

Describes management procedures (MPs) currently used to manage stocks of red rock lobsters (Jasus edwardsii). This document contains all equations and specifications for the current MPs and their recent histories. In 2016 a new stock assessment and MP evaluations were done for CRA 4 and in 2017 a new MP was adopted for CRA 4.  There are now seven rock lobster stocks with MPs, with only CRA 6 and CRA 9 managed without them.  

Document date
Monday, 31 July 2017
Document type
V 1.3
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Adobe PDF
File size
820.9 kb
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Monday, 31 July 2017

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FAR: 2017/40;
ISSN: 1179-5352;
ISBN: 978-1-77665-643-1;
ScienceStock: Shellfish;
Species: CRA;
Stock: CRA 4;
FishingMethod: Potting;
Author: Breen;

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