FRDC grant for funding a project on the Victorian abalone fishery

FRDCMore than $6.5 million will be invested across Australia’s fisheries following the announcement of 22 new research projects from the Australian Government’s Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC).

The FRDC grant  to Deakin was received by Dr Daniel Ierodiaconou and Dr Craig Sherman and is to be used on a project on the Victorian abalone fishery that integrates high-resolution habitat mapping, hydrodynamic modelling and genomics to identify the patterns of connectivity between patches and populations of abalone.

For more information on the grant and other associated projects click HERE.