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Selected Publications

Kaiser, M. J., Hilborn, R., Jennings, S., ….. Eayrs, S..., and Sutherland, W. J. (2015), Prioritization of knowledge-needs to achieve best practices for bottom trawling in relation to seabed habitats. Fish and Fisheries. doi: 10.1111/faf.12134

FAO. 2015.Report of the Symposium on impacts of fishing on the environment. ICES-FAO Working Group on Fishing Technology and Fish Behaviour. Bangkok, Thailand, 6–10 May 2013. FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Report No. 1072 FIRO/R1072 (En). (Eds.) Eayrs, S. & Suuronen, P.). ISBN 978-92-5-108714-5. 96 pp.

Glass, C.W., Eayrs, S., & Cournane, J.M (2015) Bycatch reduction devices: Development, adoption, and implementation?In G.H. Kruse, H.C. An, J. DiCosimo, C.A. Eischens, G.S.Gislason, D.N. McBride, C.S. Rose, and C.E. Siddon (eds.), Fisheries Bycatch: Global Issues and Creative Solutions. Alaska Sea Grant. University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Eayrs, S., Cadrin, S. X., Glass, C.W. 2014. Managing change in fisheries: a missing key to fishery dependent data collection? ICES J of Mar. Sci. doi: 10.1093/icesjms/fsu184

Grabowski, J.H, Bachman, M., Demarest, C., Eayrs, S., Harris, B. P., Malkoski, V., Packer, D., & Stevenson, D. 2014. Assessing the Vulnerability of Marine Benthos to Fishing Gear Impacts. Rev. Fish. Sci. 22:142-155. doi:10.1080/10641262.2013.846292

Eayrs, S. 2012. Practical guide on comparative testing of bycatch reduction devices in tropical shrimp-trawl fisheries. Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. Rome. 122 pp.

Winger, P., Eayrs, S. & Glass, C. 2010. Fish behaviour near bottom trawls. In Behavior of Marine Fishes: Capture Processes and Conservation Challenges. P. He (Editor). Ames, IA: Blackwell Sciences.

Yanase, K., Eayrs, S. & Arimoto, T. 2009. Quantitative analysis of the behaviour of the flatheads (Platycephalidae) during the trawl capture process as determined by real-time multiple observations. Fish. Res. 95: 28–39.

Yanase, K., Eayrs, S. & Arimoto, T. 2007. Influence of water temperature and fish length on the maximum swimming speed of sand flathead, Platycephalus bassensis: Implications for trawl selectivity. Fish.Res.842:180-188

Eayrs, S. 2005. A guide to bycatch reduction in tropical shrimp-trawl fisheries. Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. Rome. 105 pp.

Piasente, M., Knuckey, I. A.., Eayrs, S. & McShane, P. E. 2004. In situ examination of the behaviour of commercial fish in response to demersal trawl nets. Mar. and Freshwater Res. 55: 1 - 11.

Broadhurst. M., Kennelly. S. & Eayrs. S. 1999. Flow-related effects in prawn trawl codends: potential for increasing the escape of unwanted fish through square-mesh panels. Fish Bull. 97: 1 - 8.

Brewer. D., Rawlinson. N., Eayrs. S. & Burridge. C. 1998. An assessment of Bycatch Reduction Devices in a tropical Australian prawn trawl fishery. Fish. Res. 720 (1998) 1 - 21.

Brewer. D., Eayrs. S., Mounsey, R. & Wang, Y. 1996. Assessment of an environmentally friendly, semi-pelagic fish trawl. Fish. Res. 26. (1996) 225 - 237.

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