Climate ready: identifying adaptation preparedness in Australia’s State fisheries

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Project outline and objectives: Long-term climate changes can have a range of potential effects, both positive and negative, on human economies and ecosystem services. Currently, Australian state fisheries management plans and practices do not explicitly consider the effects of long-term climate change, and management options appropriate for climate change remain…

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5 – Fisheries and the Sustainable Development Goals: working towards a comprehensive framework

Project Outline and objectives: 2015 is the year the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals will be published. The 17 goals are an ambitious and exciting step toward sustainable development, yet there remain a number of key challenges relating to implementation, governance, community uptake, understanding, monitoring and evaluation. Case studies are…

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