VIDEO: Australian fishing industry shown how to deal with bycatch

Done right, returning bycatch can contribute to fishery sustainability.

The Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) has released a new bycatch handling education video showcasing best practice.

Correct bycatch handling has a significant impact on the ongoing survival of marine life, said AFMA CEO James Findlay, helping to ensure the sustainability of Australian fisheries and marine ecosystems.