Assessing the costs and benefits of changing fishing practices in the southern rock lobster fishery Grant uri icon

abstract

  • While contributing to further discussion and debate on the costs and benefits ofITQ management, this research highlighted the importance of understandingbehavioural incentives of different types of fishers in order to inform managementdecision making. This type of research now and in the future has the potential to inform and ultimately improve the design and implementation of ITQ managementsystems.