Andy has a lifelong fascination with fish and fishing. He has been a keen recreational angler from an early age. Andy is a fisheries scientist at the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Science (ABARES) in Canberra. Andy has 20 years’ experience in fisheries science at various institutions and has previously lectured in fisheries science and held several research associate and government advisory positions. Andy’s interests include broader marine and freshwater fisheries.