Purse Seining: a new Australian fishery

Australia, 1950

Film
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The film refers to and shows some of the aerial and sea surveys of the pelagic fish resources off the Australian Coast, undertaken bby the Divsion of Fisheries, CSIRO. Describes in detail the use of the purse-seine net in catching mackerel off the Tasmanian coast.

Credits

production company

CSIRO

Language

English

Duration

00:21:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

27662

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Fish trade

Animals & Wildlife → Fish trade - Australia

Animals & Wildlife → Fisheries

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Fishing - Australia

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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