Papers – Scientific Jounals

Hordyk, A.R., Loneragan, N.R., Diver, G., Prince, J.D. (2011). A cost-effective alternative for assessing the size of deep-water fish aggregations. Mar. Freshwater Res. 62: 480-490.

Prince, J. D., Dowling, N.A., Davies, C.R., Campbell,, R.A., and Dale S. Kolody, D.S. (2011). A simple cost-effective and scale-less empirical approach to harvest strategies. ICES J. Mar. Sci. 68: 947-960. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fs May 2011.

Wilson, J.R., Prince, J.D., Lenihan, H.S. (2010) A management strategy for sedentary nearshore species that uses marine protected areas as a reference. Mar. & Coastal Fish. Dyn. Manag. Ecosys. Sci. 2: 14-27.

Prince J. D. (2010) Rescaling fisheries assessment and management: a generic approach, access rights, change agents, and toolboxes. Bull. Mar. Sci. 86 (2): 197-219.

Smith, A.D.M., Smith, D.C., Tuck, G.N., Klaer, N., Punt, A.E., Knuckey, I., Prince, J., Morison, A., Kloser, R., Haddon, M., Wayte, S., Day, J., Fay, G., Pribac, F., Fuller, M., Taylor, B., Little, L.R. (2008). Experience in implementing harvest strategies in Australia’s south-eastern fisheries. Fish. Res. 94: 373-379.

Prince J.D., Peeters, H., Gorfine, H. & Day R.W. (2008). The novel use of harvest policies and rapid visual assessment to manage spatially complex abalone resources (Genus Haliotis). Fish. Res. 94: 330-338.

Prince, J.D., Loneragan, N., Okey, T. (2008) Contraction of the banana prawn (Penaeus merguiensis) fishery of Albatross Bay in the Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia. Mar. Freshwater Res. 59: 383-390.

Prince, J.D. (2005) Combating the tyranny of scale for haliotids: Micro-management for micro-stocks. Bull. Mar. Sci. 72:557-577.

Prince, J.D. (2005). Gauntlet fisheries for elasmobranchs – the secret of sustainable shark fisheries. Northwest Atlant. Fish. Sci. 35: 407-416.

Prince J.D. (2004) The decline of global abalone (Genus Haliotid) production in the late twentieth century: is there a future? In Stock Enhancement and Sea Ranching: Developments, Pitfalls & Opportunities. Edited by K.M. Leber, S. Kitada, H.L. Blankenship, T. Svasand Blackwells Publishing Ltd. Chapter 31, pp 427-443.

Prince, J.D. (2003). The barefoot ecologist goes fishing. Fish and Fisheries 4: 359-371.

Punt, A. E., Walker, T. I., and Prince, J. D. (2002). Assessing the management-related benefits of fixed-station fishery-independent surveys in Australia’s southern shark fishery. Fisheries Research 55: 281–295.

Prince, J.D. (2001). The Ecosystem of the South East Australian Fishery (Australia), and Fisher Lore. Mar. Freshwater Res. 52: 431-49

Prince, J.D., Griffin, D. (2001). The spawning dynamics of the eastern gemfish (Rexea solandri) in relation to regional oceanography. Mar. Freshwater Res. 52: 611-22

Punt, A.E, Pribac, F., Walker, T.I., Taylor, B.L., Prince, J.D. (2000). Stock assessment of school shark, Galeorhinus galeus, based on a spatially explicit dynamics model. Mar. Freshwater Res. 51: 205-220.

Walters, C., J. Prescott, R. McGarvey & J. Prince. (1998). Management options for the South Australian rock lobster fishery (Jasus edwardsii) fishery: a case study of co-operative assessment and policy design by fishers and biologists. In Proceedings of the North Pacific Symposium on Invertebrate Stock Assessment and Management. Edited by G.S. Jamieson and A. Campbell. Can. Spec. Publ. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 125. pp. 377-391.

Prince, J and Hilborn, R. (1998). Concentration profiles and invertebrate fisheries management. In Proceedings of the North Pacific Symposium on Invertebrate Stock Assessment and Management. Edited by G.S. Jamieson and A. Campbell. Can. Spec. Publ. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 125. pp. 187-196.

Prince, J.D., C. Walters, R. Ruiz-Avila and P. Sluczanowski. (1998). Territorial user’s rights in the Australian abalone fishery. In Proceedings of the North Pacific Symposium on Invertebrate Stock Assessment and Management. Edited by G.S. Jamieson and A. Campbell. Can. Spec. Publ. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 125. pp. 367-375.

Slucanowski, P.R.W., Lewis, R.K., Prince, J.D., Tonkin, J. (1995) Interactive graphics computer models for fisheries management. Pages 71-79. In G.T. Sakagawa, editor. Assessment methodologies and management. Proceedings of the World Fisheries Congress, Theme 5. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.

Prince, J.D. & Guzman del Proo, S.A. (1993). A stock-reduction analysis of the Mexican abalone fishery. Fish. Res. 16: 25 – 49.

Prince, J.D. & Shepherd S.A. (1992). Australian fisheries for abalone and their management. In Abalone of the world: biology, fisheries and culture. Edited by Shepherd S.A., Tegner, M.J., Guzman del Proo, S.A. Blackwells, Oxford. 744pp.

Prince, J.D. (1992). Exploring the dynamics of abalone fisheries using a spatial model of an exploited stock of Haliotis rubra. In Abalone of the world: biology, fisheries and culture. Edited by Shepherd S.A., Tegner, M.J., Guzman del Proo, S.A. Blackwells, Oxford. 744pp.

Prince, J.D. (1991). A new technique for tagging abalone. Aust. J. Mar. Freshw. Res. 42: 101-106.

Prince, J.D., Sellers, T.L., Ford, W.B. & Talbot, S.R. (1988). Recruitment, growth, mortality and population structure in a southern Australian population of Haliotis rubra (genus Haliotis ; Mollusca : Gastropoda). Mar. Biol. 100: 75-82.

Prince, J.D., Sellers, T.L., Ford, W.B. & Talbot, S.R. (1988). Confirmation of a relationship between the localized abundance of breeding stock and recruitment for Haliotis rubra Leach (Mollusca : Gastropoda). J. exp. mar. Biol. Ecol. 122: 91-104.

Prince, J.D., Sellers, T.L., Ford, W.B. & Talbot, S.R. (1988). A method for ageing the abalone Haliotis rubra (Mollusca : Gastropoda). Aust. J. Mar. Freshw. Res. 40: 167-75.

Prince, J.D., Sellers, T.L., Ford, W.B. & Talbot, S.R. (1987). Experimental evidence for limited dispersal of haliotid larvae (genus Haliotis; Mollusca: Gastropoda). J. exp. mar. Biol. Ecol. 106: 243-263.

Prince, J.D. & Ford, W.B. (1985). Use of anaesthetic to standardize efficiency in sampling abalone populations (genus Haliotis; Mollusca; Gastropoda). Aust. J. Mar. Freshwater. Res. 36: 701-6.

Prince, J.D. & Potter, I.C. (1983). Life-cycle duration, growth and spawning times of five species of Atherinidae (Teleostei) found in a Western Australian estuary. Aust. J. Mar. Freshwater. Res. 34: 287-301.

Prince, J.D., Ivantsoff, W. & Potter, I.C., (1982). Atherinosoma wallacei (Teleostei, Atherinidae), a new species of estuarine and inland water silverside from the Swan-Avon and Murray Rivers, Western Australia. Aust. Zool. 21: 63–74.

Prince, J.D., Potter, I.C., Lenanton, R.C.J. & Loneragan, N.R., (1982). Segregation and feeding of Atherinids (Teleostei) in South-western Australian estuaries. Aust. J. Mar. Freshwater. Res. 33: 865-80.

Other Publications

Day, R., Prince, J.D., Gorfine, H. (2010). Abalone industry development: local assessment and management by industry. Final Report FRDC 2005/024. University of Melbourne.

Prince J.D. and Peeters, H. (2010). Cost-benefit analysis of implementing alternative techniques for rehabilitating reefs severely depleted by Abalone Viral Ganglioneuritis epidemic Final Report FRDC 2008/076. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162. ISBN #: 978-0-9804479-1-0.

McCallum, B., Prince, J. (2010). Development of the scientific requirements of an Environmental Management System (EMS) for the pearling (Pinctada maxima) industry. Final Report FRDC 2005/044. Pearl Producers Association (Inc), PO Box 55, Mt Hawthorn WA 6915. ISBN #: 978-0-9581421-5-1.

Gorfine, H., Day, R., Bardos, D., Taylor, B., Prince, J., Sainsbury, K. , Dichmont, C. (2009). Rapid response to abalone virus depletion in western Victoria: information acquisition and reef code assessment. Final Report FRDC 2007/066. University of Melbourne.

Prince, J.D., (2007). Developing a new approach to communicating and raising awareness about dugong management and conservation in the Torres Strait. Final Report FRDC 2006/829. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Davies, C., Campbell, R., Prince, J., Dowling, N., Kolody, D., Basson, M., McLoghlin, K., Ward, P., Freeman, I., Bodsworth, D. (2007). Development and preliminary testing of the harvest strategy framework for Eastern and Western Tuna and Billfish Fisheries. Final Report to Australian Fisheries Management Authority. CSIRO, Marine and Atmospherics Research, Castray Esplanade, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

Prince, J.D. (2007). A Review of the Outbreak of a Herpes-like Virus in the Abalone Stocks of Western Zone Victoria, and the lessons to be learnt. Report for Australian Abalone Council. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., (2006). Report on the Outbreak of a Herpes-like Virus in Western Zone Victoria. Report to Tasmanian Department Primary Industry, Water & Environment. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., (2002). Orange roughy spawning survey at the Cascade Plateau: 2002 Cruise Report. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., and Diver, G.R., (2002). Orange roughy spawning survey at the Cascade Plateau 1999-2001 – 2001 Final Report. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., (2001). Orange roughy spawning survey at the Cascade Plateau June 2001 – Progress Report. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., and Diver, G.R., (2001). Industry survey of orange roughy spawning activity at the Cascade Plateau in 2000 – Final Report. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., and Diver, G.R., (2001). An industry investigation of orange roughy spawning activity on the Cascade Plateau, June/July 1999. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D. (2001) The Application of Industry Acoustic Techniques to the Surveying of Redfish Stocks: A Feasibility Study FRDC Project No. 99 – 113. Final Report. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D, Koopman, M., Smith, A.D.M. & Smith, D.C. (2001). Developing fishery independent techniques for indexing abundance and recruitment in the SEF: a scoping study. ARF 98/99-12. Final Report. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162

Prince, J.D., (2001). Industry Survey of the 2000 Eastern Gemfish Season. ARF Project #:1999/2000-0003. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D, and Diver, G.R., (1999). Industry Study of the Cascade Plateau Orange Roughy Fishery. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., Brown, L., Walker, T. (1999). Pilot fishery-independent fixed-station survey for Southern Shark Stocks. ARF Project Final Report. SharkFAG Document 1999. Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D (1999). Industry Survey of the 1999 Eastern Gemfish spawning season. ARF 98/99-14, Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., Griffin, D. and Diver G. (1999). Industry Survey of the 1998 Eastern Gemfish spawning season. ARF 97/98-13, Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., Baelde, P. and Wright G. (1998). Synthesis of industry information on fishing patterns, technological change and the influence of oceanographic effects of SEF fish stocks. FRDC 97/114, Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., Griffin, D. and Diver G. (1998). Industry Survey of the 1997 Eastern Gemfish spawning season. FRDC 97/147, Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D., (1997). A Re-assessment of Historical Catch and Effort Data in the south eastern Australian Orange Roughy Fishery and the synthesis of Industry Knowledge of Fishing Practices and Orange Roughy Biology. AFMA Research Fund Final Report. Biospherics Pty Ltd, P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A. 6162.

Prince, J.D. (1997). Industry Survey of the 1996 Eastern Gemfish spawning season. FRDC 96/157, Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 168, South Fremantle, W.A.

Prince, J.D. (1996). Report on the Southern Shark Fishery pupping workshop held at Queenscliff, August 1994. FRDC 93/063, Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 209, Leederville, W.A. 6903.

Prince, J.D., G.R. Diver & R.J. Ruiz-Avila (1995). Socio-economic Impact Study of Proposed Closures in the Eastern Gemfish Fishery. FRDC 95/130, Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 209, Leederville, W.A. 6903.

Prince, J.D. (1995). Tasman Sea biodiversity and the phytoplankton super highway. Australian Fisheries Vol. 54 No. 5, 21-22.

Prince, J.D. & G. Wright (1994). Survey lends weight to gemfish claims. Australian Fisheries. Vol. 53 No. 10, 21-22.

Prince, J.D. & Bunny B.J. (1994). The feasibility of eco-tourism and sustainable development for the Wamesa people – Irian Jaya. Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 209, Leederville, W.A. 6903.

Prince, J.D. (1994). A desktop study of Wilson Inlet. November, 1994. Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 209, Leederville, W.A. 6903.

Prince, J.D. & G. Wright (1994). A description of the size structure of the 1993 eastern Australian winter gemfish aggregations and a synthesis of industry’s perspective on the existing stock assessment. FRRF 19/12 & FRDC 93/057, Biospherics Pty Ltd. P.O. Box 209, Leederville, W.A. 6903.

Sluczanowski, P.R.W. & Prince, J.D. (1994). User interface adds value to fisheries model – Abasim. Agriculture Systems & Information Technology, BRS, Vol.6, No.1, 44-47.

Prince, J.D. (1994). Sharksim: Raising Industry Awareness. Agriculture Systems & Information Technology, BRS, Vol.6, No.1, 43-44.

Prince, J.D. (1994). The Tasman Sea … A ‘great living bowl’. Australian Fisheries, February 1994. 23-25.

Prince, J.D., Tonkin, J. & Sluczanowski, P.R.W. (1991). ABASIM: A graphic fishery. Software Package published by: South Australian Department of Fisheries, Adelaide, Australia.

Prince, J.D. (1989). The amateur and illegal fisheries for abalone in New South Wales. NSW Abalone Divers Co-operative, Ulladulla, NSW pp.23.

Prince, J.D., Sellers, T.L., Ford, W.B. & Talbot, S.R. (1987). A survey of the abalone stocks of the Kent and Hogan Groups in Bass Strait. Department of Sea Fisheries, Hobart, Tasmania, Technical Report 24, pp.15.

Prince, J.D. (1987). World abalone fisheries offer a grim warning to Tasmanians. Fishing Industry News Tasmania, Vol. 10 No. 4, 59-86.

Prince, J.D. (1987). DSF finds a way to age abalone. Fishing Industry News Tasmania, Vol. 10 No. 3, 49.

Prince, J.D. (1986). DSF study throws new light on abalone. Fishing Industry News Tasmania, Vol. 9 No. 3, 14-15.

Prince, J.D. (1985). DSF studies natural controls on total abalone numbers. Fishing Industry News Tasmania, Vol. 8 No. 3, 51-52.

Conference Contributions

Prince J.D. (2008). Managing data poor fisheries: Solutions from around the world. Managing Data-Poor Fisheries: Case Studies, Models and Solutions Workshop. University of California Sea Grant Extension Program and California Department of Fish and Game, Berkley, CA, USA December 2008.

Prince J.D. (2008). Re-scaling fisheries assessment and management: access privileges, responsibilities and toolboxes. Mote International Symposium on The Spatial Dimensions of Fisheries. Florida State University, Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota, Florida. November 2008.

Prince, J.D. (2008). The Development of Fine Scale Management in Australia. Australian National Abalone Convention. Port Lincoln, September 2008.

Prince, J.D. (2007). The Barefoot Ecologist’s Toolbox. Workshop on the Barefoot Ecologist’s Toolbox. University La Coruna, Galicia, Spain. November 2007.

Prince, J.D. (2006). Sustainability Requires Change to Allocated Property Rights: The story of Abalone. Sharing the Fish Conference 06. Allocation Issues in Fisheries Management. Fremantle, Western Australia. 26 February – 2 March 2006.

Prince, J.D. (2002). Gauntlet fisheries for elasmobranchs – the secret of sustainable shark fisheries. Symposium on Elasmobranch Fisheries: Managing for Sustainable Use and Biodiversity Conservation. North Atlantic Fisheries Organisation. Santiago de Compostela, Spain 11-13 September 2002.

Prince J.D. (2002). The decline of global Haliotid (abalone) production in the late twentieth century; is there a future? Second International Symposium on Stock Enhancement and Sea Ranching. Kobe, Japan 28 Jan. – 1 Feb. 2002

Prince, J.D. (2001). Combating the tyranny of scale: Micro-management for micro-stocks. The Scientific Technical Bases for the Sustainability of Fisheries Miami, USA November 2001.

Prince, J.D. (2001). The Bare-Foot Ecologist’s Toolbox. Vancouver, B.C. Canada September 2001.

Prince, J.D. (2001). Wild Stock Abalone Production; Where are we going? Charting Our Future National Abalone Conference. Adelaide Australia August 2001.

Prince, J.D. (2001). The trouble with paua management. Paua Management Conference, Akaroa, New Zealand 2-3 March 2001.

Prince, J.D. (2000). Monitoring relative abundance in aggregating species, or, Too much environment to manage …. And not enough tax payers to fund it! Workshop to investigate the development of training and accreditation procedures for the provision of scientific data by the fishing industry. Convener: Smith A.J.M. CSIRO. Adelaide, August 23-24, 2000.

Prince, J.D. (1999). Managing Localized Marine Resources: A User’s Guide for Making TURFs Work. Conference and Workshop on Assessment and Management of Marine Invertebrate Stocks-Towards the Implementation of the “Management Areas” System in Chile. Seminario Internacional : Evaluacion y Manejo Recursos Bentonicos. Valparaiso, Chile, August 29-September 3, 1999.

Prince, J.D. (1998). Defining the problem.SEF Workshop on Options for Introducing Flexibility into the ITQ System in the Trawl Sector of the SEF. Canberra 28-29 May 1998.

Prince, J.D. (1997). The Blackwood Catchment – Building the Big Picture. Pathways to Sustainability International Conference. Newcastle, Australia June 1-5, 1997.

Prince, J.D. (1993). Modelling abalone fisheries. Australian Society for August 24-25, 1993. Ed. Hancock D.A. p. 134-142.

Prince, J.D. (1993). The role of population models in managing fisheries: Chairperson’s Introduction. Australian Society for Fish Biology Workshop Proceedings: ‘Population dynamics for fisheries management’. Perth, W.A. August 24-25, 1993. Ed. Hancock D.A. p. 19-20.

Prince, J.D. & Sluczanowski, P.R.W. (1993). The facilitation of localised stock management in the Australian abalone fishery through simulation and modelling: People power in the Australian abalone fishery. International Congress on modelling and simulation. Perth, W.A. 6-10 December, 1993. Proceedings. Eds. McAleer M. & Jakeman A. p. 1683- 1686.

Sluczanowski, P.R.W., Lewis, R.K., Prince, J.D. & Tonkin, J. (1992). Interactive graphics computer models for fisheries management. Presented at the inaugural World Fisheries Congress, Athens, April 1992.

Sluczanowski, P.R.W., T.Walker, J.D.Prince, S.Pascoe, H.Stankovic., S.Forbes., J.Tonkin., N.Schenk & L. Fairburn. (1992). Sharksim 2E – A Bioeconomic model of the Australian southern shark fishery. Australian Society for Fish Biology Annual Conference. Victor Harbour, 12-16 August, 1992.

Prince, J.D. & P. Sluczanowski. (1992). A futuristic look at management strategies for spatially complex fish stocks. Australian Society for Fish Biology Annual Conference. Victor Harbour, 12-16 August, 1992.

Prince, J.D. & Guzman del Proo, S.A. (1991). The relationship between stock and recruitment in the Mexican abalone fishery: Implications for our understanding of the structure of abalone stocks. Mexico-Australia Workshop on Reclutamiento de Recursos Marinos Bentonicos de la Peninsula de Baja California. La Paz, B.C. Mexico 25-29 November 1991.

Prince, J.D. (1989). Managing by rule-of-thumb in South Pacific trochus fisheries. Workshop on Trochus resource assessment, development and management. South Pacific Commission. Port-Vila, Vanuatu 13 May – 2 June 1991.

Prince, J.D. & Shepherd S.A. (1989). Australian fisheries for abalone and their management. The First International Symposium on Abalone. La Paz, Mexico, 21-25 November 1989.

Prince, J.D. (1989). Exploring the dynamics of abalone fisheries using a spatial model of an exploited stock of Haliotis rubra. The First International Symposium on Abalone. La Paz, Mexico, 21-25 November 1989.

Prince, J.D. (1988). Aggregation and dispersion in Haliotis rubra or schooling behaviour in abalone. Australian Society for Fish Biology 15th Annual Conference. Sydney, 21-24 July 1988.