Fishwell Consulting has some exciting projects underway:
Seafood Queensland Inc.
Discussion about a new Queensland Seafood Peak Association
Seafood Queensland - A Discussion Paper
There is significant support amongst the Queensland seafood industry and wider stakeholders to explore potential options for a new organisation to unify and support the industry into the future.
SEF Bycatch Reduction
Effects of Trawling Subprogram: Maximising yields and reducing discards in the South East Trawl Fishery through gear development and evaluation
Understanding Stock Assessments and Harvest Strategies
A series of educational videos for commercial and recreational fishermen and other fisheries stakeholders on biology, stock assessment and harvest strategies.
Implementation of a Fishery  Independent Survey for the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery
A review of fishery independent survey methods suitable for a multi-species fishery. Development of a model-based fishery survey design and the success of its implementation.
Trials of a High-lift Trawl Net for Bycatch Reduction
SESSF Industry Development Subprogram: Field trials of a high-lift trawl net for bycatch reduction
Environmental Report
The Influence of Environmental Factors on Recruitment and Availability of Fish Stocks in Southeast Australia
Trials of T-90 Mesh Configuration
Trials of T-90 mesh configuration in the Great Australian Bight Trawl Fishery (FRDC Project 2007/063) by Ian Knuckey, Russell Hudson, Matt Koopman, Semi Skoljarev and Jeff Moore (2008)
Industry Survey - Eastern Gemfish
Industry survey to obtain a relative abundance index for spawning eastern gemfish - traditional and innovative methods (AFMA Project R2006/830) Ian Knuckey, Euan Harvey and Matt Koopman (2009)
Evaluation of selectivity in the South-East fishery to determine its sustainable yield
Empowering Stakeholders to Initiate and Advance R&D Projects in the Seafood Industry
An Industry-Based Program to Monitor Seal Interactions in the Commonwealth Trawl Sector of the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery
Assessment of Bycatch in the Great Australian Bight Trawl Fishery
Assessing the Feasibility of an Industry-based Fishery-independent Survey of the South East Fishery
Spawning and Reproductive Characteristics of Blue Warehou in South-East Australian Waters