Report - Aquatic Environment and Biodiversity (AEBR)
This review assesses the feasibility of a deepwater shark tagging programme in New Zealand waters. Firstly, it provides a general overview of current knowledge on deepwater shark age and growth, movement and habitat use, and post-release survival. Secondly, the report discusses tagging study designs and application. Lastly, an assessment gives options for a deepwater shark tagging programme in New Zealand.