Fisheries Research Report No. 260
Government of Western Australia Department of Fisheries
1035 - 4549
Objectives: 1. Assess future climate change effects on Western Australia’s marine environment using a suite of IPCC model projections, downscaled to the key shelf regions and the spatial and temporal scales relevant for key fisheries 2. Examine the modeled shelf climate change scenarios on fisheries and implications of historic and future climate change effects 3. Review management arrangements to examine their robustness to possible effects of climate change
Number of Pages
Climatic changes; Environmental effects; Environmental impact; Marine environment; Surface temperature; Water temperature; Temperature effects; Fisheries; Fishery management; Risks; Western Australia
Caputi, N, Feng, M, Pearce, A, Benthuysen, J, Denham, A M, Hetzel, Y, Jackson, G, Molony, B W, Joll, L M, and Chandrapavan, A N. (2015), Management implications of climate change effect on fisheries in Western Australia Part 1: Environmental change and risk assessment FRDC: Project No. 2010/535. Government of Western Australia Department of Fisheries, Perth. Report Fisheries Research Report No. 260.
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