Torres Strait Dugong Sanctuary 2003 (TSRA)

This dataset shows the extent of the dugong sanctuary in the Torres Strait which prohibits the taking of dugong (area, gear and method restrictions). The dugong sanctuary is a legislative boundary which is outlined in the [[|Torres Strait Fisheries Management Notice No. 65.]] This dataset is for research purposes and is not authoritative. Refer to the legislation for the authoritative definition of the sanctuary.

Point Of Contact
Stewart, Melanie Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA)

Data collected from 08 Dec 2003 until 01 Apr 2017

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Data Usage Constraints
  • Attribution 2.5 Australia

Tags: Human Dimensions | Boundaries | Administrative Divisions | Dugong | Fishery | Sanctuary | TS-eAtlas | marine