Tagged Fish

​The Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, in conjunction with the DPIPWE Wild Fisheries, have a number of tagging programs underway. These include rock lobster, mako shark, flathead, southern blue fin tuna, trumpeter and banded morwong.  For either t-bar or acoustic tags, please record the species, area of capture, fish length, tag number and date of capture then call IMAS on (03) 6226 8280 or email fish.tag@utas.edu.au​.

Striped trumpeter tag

T-bar tag on a striped trumpeter

Mako shark tag

Mako shark tag

All t-bar information returns will go into a draw to win a prize.  Every acoustic tag returned auotmatically receives a reward. ​

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