Journal article

Spawning season movements of Macquarie perch (Macquaria australasica) in the Yarra River, Victoria

WM Koster, DR Dawson, JR Morrongiello, DA Crook

Australian Journal of Zoology | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2013

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

Melbourne Water funded this study. We gratefully acknowledge A. King for input into the design of the study and the assistance of R. Coleman and D. Borg from Melbourne Water in the management of the project. R. Coleman, D. Borg, F. Amtstaetter, M. Nicol, D. Hartwell, J. McKenzie and D. O'Mahony assisted with the fieldwork. Thanks to Z. Tonkin, J. Kearns, J. Lyon, T. Matthews, J. Koehn and two anonymous reviewers for constructive comments on earlier versions of the manuscript, and to P. Moloney for advice on data analysis. This study was conducted under Victorian Flora and Fauna Guarantee Permit 10004292 and 10004894, Fisheries Victoria Research Permit RP827, and ethics permit AEC 08/18 and 10/11 (ARI Animal Ethics Committee).