Commercialising translocation of southern rock lobster Grant uri icon

abstract

  • This project developed and implemented the system for ongoing management oftranslocations in the Tasmanian Southern Rock Lobster fishery. These include thetender process, governance, and site selection. Translocation has now beenincorporated into the annual process for setting the total allowable commercial catch.This can respond to any increase in scale of operations, which appear to be wellbelow that which could occur.