Australian Coral Sea Sea Cucumber Fishery

Management
Country: 
Australia
Program Start Date: 
1991
Region: 
Oceania
Large Marine Ecosystem: 
Northeast Australia
Species Information
Common name Fish type Genus Species
Black teat fish Other Invertebrates Holothuria whitmaei
Prickly redfish sea cucumber Other Invertebrates Thelenota ananas
Sand fish Other Invertebrates Holothuria scabra
Surf redfish Other Invertebrates Actinopyga mauritiana
White teatfish sea cucumber Other Invertebrates Holothuria nobilis
Fishing Mortality Control: 
Total Allowable Catch
Program Attributes
Approach: 
Quota-Based
Program Type: 
Individual Transferable Quota (ITQ)
Species: 
Multi-species
Number of species: 
5
Marine or Freshwater: 
Marine
Fishing Rights Holder: 
Individual
Tenure of Shares: 
Unknown
Secure: 
Yes
Transferable: 
Yes
Monitoring Requirements: 
Logbooks
Gear Type: 
Hand Collection
Participation
Initial Allocation Method: 
Unknown