Declared Fish Habitat Area summary - Hull River
Part of Hull River, 13 km south-east of Tully.
17 November 1983 (original declaration)
20 September 2001 (redeclared to cadastral boundaries)
Cassowary Coast Regional Council
Conservation of important barramundi habitat and associated wetlands; cooperative management with Traditional Owners.
Extensive stands of mangroves present throughout estuary; saltmarsh.
Commercial, recreational and Indigenous fishing; barramundi; blue salmon; bream; estuary cod; grey mackerel; grunter; mangrove jack; queenfish; school mackerel; whiting; blue-legged king prawns; tiger prawns; mud crabs.
Adjoining Melaleuca forests.