Outer shelf (>50 m)—demersal and benthopelagic fish species
Very poor,Poor,Good,Very good

Condition improving in all regions except the north-west, where the condition is generally stable but the worst areas continue to decline

Year(s): 
2011
2
Improving
Confidence (in grade): 
Limited
Confidence (in trend): 
Limited
Comparability (to previous reports): 
Not assessed
Ward T (2011). Marine environment: Outer shelf (>50 m)—demersal and benthopelagic fish species. In: Australia state of the environment 2011, Australian Government Department of the Environment and Energy, Canberra, https://soe.environment.gov.au/assessment-summary-component/marine-environment/outer-shelf-50-m-demersal-and-benthopelagic-fish, DOI 10.4226/94/58b657ea7c296