Australian Marine Science Conference Eventranet 2017

Concurrent Session 4: G2:Marine Food Security


Samantha Nowland
Talks within this general session will cover the topics: aquaculture, biosecurity and marine fisheries

  • Session Details
  • LocationLitchfield Room, DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade
  • Session TimeWednesday 5th July 1:30pm to 3:15pm


  • Presentations In This Session.
Date & Time Title Speaker Theme
1:30pm to 1:50pm Rapid ongoing decline in populations of large-bodied Australian fishes despite world-best management practices Graham Edgar G2: Marine food security
1:50pm to 2:10pm Determining the contribution of estuarine habitats to the diets of commercially important fisheries species in the Hunter River Tim Smith G2: Marine food security
2:10pm to 2:30pm Trawl exposure and protection of Australia's seabed fauna Tessa Mazor G2: Marine food security
2:30pm to 2:50pm Performance and sustainable management of the grouper (Serranidae) in Dampier Straits marine protected area, Raja Ampat. Yuanike Kaber G2: Marine food security



  • PEPs In This Session.
Date & Time Title Speaker Theme
2:50pm to 2:55pm Assessing catch of juvenile tuna around Fish Aggregating Devices deployed in Indonesia's Exclusive Economic Zone Peter Mous PEP Talk
2:55pm to 3:00pm fishIDER – An on-line, bilingual resource for improving fish identification capacity of field personnel in tropical fisheries Craig Proctor PEP Talk
3:00pm to 3:05pm Mercury in Barramundi of the Mary River System—Insights on the Metal’s Cycling Edward Butler PEP Talk