Issues with quota management

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Today’s podcast is the second part of a discussion with Greg Radley, a Gulf of Carpentaria and east coast commercial fisher shares his views on the Queensland Spanish Mackerel fishery. There is no security or stability in quota management, as Greg noted, ‘quota has become a financial burden to fishermen’.

The Association has written extensively on this issue on QSIA News:

Ghost quota – 18 April 2021

Myths surrounding quota management – 17 March 2021

Author: Eric Perez, QSIA CEO

Image: Annual Status Report 2011 – East Coast Spanish Mackerel Fishery

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Issues with the Queensland Spanish Mackerel Fishery