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Survey of recreational fishing at Bjelke-Petersen Dam

Central Queensland University
Prabha Prayaga (Aggregated by)
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This dataset represents the results of 264 surveys of angler groups who were shore fishing or returning to the boat ramp at Bjelke-Petersen Dam. Data collected from each visitor group on a number of variables included: • the number of people in the group, • hours spent fishing on that day, • place of residence (city and postcode), • approximate distance travelled one-way, • travel time in hours, • trip cost for the entire group (travel costs, fishing costs for this trip, annual boat expenses), • mode of travel, • number of days planning to fish this trip, • length of the total trip, and • number of fishing trips to the dam and other places in a year.