Field Study 291

New South Wales, Australia

Article: 

Target catch: 

Prawns

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

Did not significantly reduce the catch of prawns

Effect on bycatch species: 

Reduced the overall weight of bycatch by 38% when mesh panels were oriented horizontally

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: 

Reduction technique: