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Summary catch data and effort data for Exmouth Gulf Prawn Trawl Fishery from 1991 to 2006

Posted on 18 April 2013

The dataset shows shows catch information for the Exmouth Gulf Fishery from 1996 to 2010

Main target species: Western king prawns (Penaeus latisulcatus), brown tiger prawns (Penaeus esculentus), endeavour prawns (Metapenaeus spp.) and banana prawns (Penaeus merguiensis).

Method: Otter trawl.

Exmouth Gulf Prawn Managed Fishery

Posted on 18 April 2013

Dataset showes the spatial extent of the Exmouth Gulf pawn fishery (2008). Information was obtained from the Department of Fisheries, Western Australia (www.fish.wa.gov.au)