Assessment under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
Department of the Environment and Heritage, June 2005
ISBN 0 642 55146 4
- Assessment of the Queensland East Coast Trochus Fishery - (PDF - 99 KB)
- Assessment of the Queensland East Coast Trochus Fishery (ZIP - 184 KB)
About the assessment report
The Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries (DPI&F) has submitted a document for assessment under Parts 13 and 13A of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The draft document Ecological Assessment of Queensland's East Coast Trochus Fishery (the submission) was received by the Department of Environment and Heritage (DEH) in July 2004.The submission was released for a thirty-day public comment period that expired on 10 September 2004. No public comments were received.
The submission reports on the Queensland East Coast Trochus Fishery (ECTF) against the Australian Government Guidelines for the Ecologically Sustainable Management of Fisheries. The DEH assessment considers the submission and associated documents.