Students discover the process where fish otoliths are extracted and analysed to determine the age of the fish. Students will practice ageing fish using photographs of black bream sectioned otoliths and Australian herring whole otoliths.
- Fisheries Management
- Recreational Fishing
- SC Demersal Roadshow 16
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- Understand techniques to age fish.
- Interpret age structure data.
- Understand the need for biological samples to manage fish stocks effectively.
Australian Curriculum Outcomes
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