This report describes the data inputs to the 2018 stock assessment of New Zealand abalone, pāua (Haliotis iris}, in quota management area (QMA) PAU 5D. The PAU 5D QMA covers the eastern coast of Southland and the Otago coast. Data inputs to the stock assessment were catch, catch-per-unit-effort, catch sampling length frequency from commercial sampling, growth data from tagging, and maturity.
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