Current Research Projects

We undertake a wide variety of projects exploring the interactions between salmon farming and the environment

The Salmon Interactions Team undertakes a wide variety of research projects to better understand the Tasmanian coastal environment, society and the way they interact with salmon aquaculture.

All of our projects incorporate a wide variety of skills and expertise from data collection, data analysis, interpretation and write up – making these a real team effort.

For a list of our completed projects, click here

For more information on our current projects please follow the links below.

Projects Currently being Undertaken

This portfolio of projects involves support from, and collaboration with, a broad range of other agencies (including other researcher organisations, government, industry and funding bodies). Key amongst these are the University of Tasmania (UTAS), Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), the Tasmanian state government (Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania (NRE, formerly DPIPWE) & Tasmanian Environment Protection Authority (EPA)), Derwent Estuary Program, Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) and Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FDRC).

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Acknowledgment of Country
We acknowledge the palawa/pakana and Gadigal/Wangal people, the traditional custodians of the land and sea upon which we live and work, and their enduring cultures and knowledge of our oceans and coasts.

We recognise that decisions and practices affecting the future of Indigenous education and research are vital to the self-determination, wellbeing and livelihood of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and to shaping the Australian society in which we live.
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