Fisheries Research

The Research Publications track research that is published across national and international peer-reviewed journals. The most recent articles are available ahead of print and searchable by Journal Title, Subject, USDA Grant Funding Agencies or FDA Grant Funding Agencies. The research publications are tracked across five subject areas: Bacterial Pathogens, Chemical Contaminants, Natural Toxins, Parasites, and Viruses.

Sun, 03/22/2020 - 03:20
Author(s): Matt K. Broadhurst, David J. Sterling Various, low-cost modifications to the anterior sections of penaeid trawls have been shown to realise significant improvements in species selectivity. This study expands the existing options by quantifying the importance of top-panel orientation relative to the bottom panel (dictated by relative headline and footrope lengths; termed ‘lead-ahead' or...
Sun, 10/06/2019 - 03:24
Author(s): Alexandra Lischka, Chris J. Pook, Jennifer L. Pannell, Heather E. Braid, Sally Gaw, Kathrin S.R. BolstadAbstractThe southern arrow squid, Nototodarus sloanii (Ommastrephidae), is a key species in New Zealand’s pelagic ecosystem and is commercially fished. Specimens in this study were caught along the Chatham Rise—one of New Zealand’s most heavily targeted fisheries areas. Nine...