What we do
The state of world fisheries
Globally, fisheries support the livelihoods of eight per cent of the world’s population. However, there are serious concerns for the state of world fisheries, with more than 80 per cent of global fisheries either at full capacity or overexploited.
CSIRO (and partner organisations) to conduct research aimed at enabling enforcement through improved use of monitoring information.
We are working with several partners to assist in achieving our aim to improve understanding of activities of fishing vessels and to improve the use of fisheries monitoring data.
Monitoring and Surveillance
The Indonesian Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries and the Australian Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization are developing a collaborative project to improve the use of fisheries monitoring data.
Inference and Estimation
Baseline and strategic pictures Levels of illegal fishing, costs and mapping