Hacking fish

Project Info

Project Description


Tasmania has Australia's best marine resources, not only a beautiful landscape but also a variety of fish resources. Although fishing enthusiast knows where the best place for fishing, the ordinary person does not know about this kind of information. Tasmania is very popular fishing destination among us because of easy fishing. This is an untapped potential area for tourism in Tasmania. This project to use Tasmania fishery data and social media networks to promote the development of the local economy through recreational fishing.


Data Story


HackFishing project mainly use six datasets to display the Tasmanian fishery distribution area map data, the Tasmanian fishery block time data, and the Tasmanian weather data. And the dataset can help fishing lovers plan their fishing time and fishing areas properly.


Evidence of Work

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Team DataSets

Derwent Habitat Atlas, 2008

Description of Use: This dataset provides a set of marine habitats information and different fish species's habitats area.

Data Set

Scalefish Fishery fishing blocks

Description of Use: This data set provide fish species, habitats, number of fish , latitude and longitude.

Data Set

Growing Degree Days

Description of Use: This dataset gives the information about suitable temperature for agricultural plant which can use to analysis the fish habitat areas.

Data Set

Tasmanian Recreational Sea Fishing Area Restrictions

Description of Use: This data set provides the recreational fishing restricted areas, period, special area and other relative information.

Data Set

Tasmanian Estuaries (South East) Marine Habitats - 1:25000

Description of Use: This dataset provides reef, sand, seagrass information which use for analysis sea fish distribution.

Data Set

Monthly average rainfall

Description of Use: Extract rainfall data to provide safe fishing spots for anglers.

Data Set

Challenges

Most outstanding Tasmanian Benefit

Region: Tasmania

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Best use of Tasmanian Spatial Data Challenge

Region: Tasmania

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Most Commercial Potential

Region: Tasmania

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Best use of Tasmanian Heritage Data

Region: Tasmania

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Exploring the Oceans

Region: Australia

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Bounty: Is seeing truely believing?

Region: Australia

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Bounty: Decision Support

Region: Australia

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Bounty: Visualise the Numbers

Region: Australia

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A New Start

Region: Australia

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