Table 4. Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA) Community Fisher Group and/or islander representation in the Protected Zone Joint Authority (PZJA) consultative committees relative to the total number of representatives with a voting mandate on each, sorted according to the application of traditional ecological knowledge (TEK). Abbreviations are: Working Group (WG), Management Advisory Committee (MAC), Tropical Rock Lobster Resource Assessment Group (TRLRAG), Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC), and Turtle and Dugong Management Plan (TDMP).

PZJA consultative committees
Fishery WG MAC Prawn MAC TRL RAG SAC TDMP Steering Committees Total %
TEK Applied
Turtle 1/9 67/67 68/76 90
Dugong (Dugong dugon) 1/9 67/67 68/76 90
Tropical rock lobster (Panulirus ornatus) 6/15 24/36 1/15 1/9 32/75 43
Hand collectables 6/15 24/36 1/9 31/60 52
TEK Not Applied
Reef fishery 1/9 1/9 11
Finfish 6/14 24/36 1/9 31/59 53
Prawn 3/22 1/9 4/31 13