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- Mayfield, S.; McGarvey, R.; Gorfine, H.K.; Peeters, H.; Burch, P.; Sharma, S.
- Journal of fish diseases 2011 v.34 no.4 pp. 287-302
- Haliotis rubra; abalone; biomass; ecosystems; fisheries; history; leaching; monitoring; mortality; prediction; reefs; surveys; viral diseases of animals and humans; Australia
- ... Mass mortality events are relatively uncommon in commercially fished populations, but when they occur, they reduce production and degrade ecosystems. Observing and documenting mass mortalities is simpler than quantifying the impact on stocks, monitoring or predicting recovery, and re-establishing commercial fishing. Direct survey measures of abundance, distribution and harvestable biomass provide ...