Jurien Bay Fish Monitoring 2011

  • Todd Bond (Creator)
  • Benjamin Saunders (Creator)
  • Matthew Birt (Creator)
  • Laura Fullwood (Creator)
  • Damon Driessen (Creator)
  • Euan Harvey (Data Manager)

Dataset

Description

This dataset comprises of fish assemblage data (species abundance and fish length) collected using stereo-BRUVs deployed off Jurien Bay, Western Australia. This research aimed at investigating the differences in fish assemblages inside and outside of a Western Rock Lobster Fishing Exclusion Zone. Habitat at each stereo BRUV deployment is also provided, analysed from video footage. This dataset is currently being analysed and written by UWA Marine Ecology Group staff and scientists from Fisheries WA.

Collection Method: Stereo BRUV
Camera Orientation: Forward Facing
Camera Calibration: Calibrated
Camera Calibration Information: Pre and post calibration conducted
Scoring System Used: Event Measure
Sizing Laser: Sizing Laser Not Used
Water Column Position: Demersal Environment
Geomorphic Class: Geomorphic Class Targeted
Geomorphic Class Information: Sessile Invertebrates; Rodoliths; Macroalgae; Sand
Number Of Deployments: 254
Date made available10 Oct 2012
PublisherThe University of Western Australia
Date of data production1 Jul 2011 - 31 Aug 2011
Geographical coverageJurien Bay
Geospatial point-30.130069,114.615756

Keywords

  • Stereo BRUV
  • Jurien Bay
  • fish assemblage
  • 040501 Biological Oceanography

Cite this

Bond, T. (Creator), Saunders, B. (Creator), Birt, M. (Creator), Fullwood, L. (Creator), Driessen, D. (Creator)(10 Oct 2012). Jurien Bay Fish Monitoring 2011. The University of Western Australia. 10.4225/23/591526d3d125d