Fisheries Queensland has developed draft Harvest Strategies for the Crab fisheries.
Public consultation closed on 31 January 2021.
The documents can still be downloaded from the Document Library (on the right).
Key points of the draft harvest strategies are that they:
1. Identify the fishery objectives. Fishery objectives set out the direction and aspirations to achieve in the long term. The objectives are to:
2. Manage the performance of the fishery using key indicators
3. Sets decision rules for the commercial harvest of key species
4. Minimise ecological risks from fishing