Priority management actions for alien freshwater fish species in Australia

  title={Priority management actions for alien freshwater fish species in Australia},
  author={John D. Koehn and Rachel Mackenzie},
  journal={New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research},
  pages={457 - 472}
  • J. Koehn, R. Mackenzie
  • Published 1 August 2004
  • Environmental Science
  • New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research
Abstract In Australia, alien freshwater fish are continuing to steadily increase in number of species (reported in this paper to be 43), abundance, and distribution. In general however, their impacts are not well quantified in either environmental or economic terms and current management to reduce their impacts is limited and lacking direction. Although carp Cyprinus carpio have received some attention, very little is known about the impacts and even the distribution of most species. There is a… 
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