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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
T-bar tag on a striped trumpeter
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.