Fisheries publications

Fisheries-related publications are designed to communication scientific information at different levels - from the complex scientific to the sort of information used by the general public.

All publications can be found by searching the online publications library and downloaded for free.

They can also be ordered from the department for a fee - see below.

Fishnotes

Fishnotes are written to relay a specific point or recommend practices to the public and industry eg control of an aquatic pest or disease, aquaculture practices and fishing.

They are generally one to 10 pages in length.

Fishery reports

Fishery reports look similar to fishnotes.

They are written to communicate a package of technical and/or scientific information which covers more than one concept.

Although directed at a scientific audience, the reports are written so as to be easily understood by the general public.

Technotes

Technotes are written for the interest, distribution and circulation to those in a similar field of fisheries. 

They usually report preliminary results of experiments, interesting facets of experiments or results obtained from a specific experiment. They require a certain level of scientific knowledge in order to be useful. 

They are generally one to 10 pages in length.

How to get publications

Most publications can be found by searching the online publications library and downloaded for free.

They can also be ordered from the department for a fee.

Contact:

Technical Publications
Email: technical.publications@nt.gov.au
Telephone: (08) 8999 2313
Fax: (08) 8999 2307

You can also visit the publications office at Berrimah Farm.

John England building
29 Makagon Road, Berrimah.

Take the first road on the left after you come in the main gate off Makagon Rd.

Last updated: 06 December 2016