Usfa Code Of Conduct Quiz

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Usfa Code Of Conduct Quiz

How much do you know about the USFA Code of Conduct for Spearfishing? Are you fully aware of your responsibilities as a conscientious and sustainable spearfisher? Take this quiz to test your knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why do we have a Code of Conduct for Spearfishing?
    • A. 

      The Government makes it compulsory.

    • B. 

      To ensure that all spearfishers are aware of the high standard of behavior expected.

    • C. 

      It's just more rules that we have to have to look more organised.

    • D. 

      So that we comply with Maritime and Fisheries legislation.

  • 2. 
    True or False: Members found willingly engaging in illegal activities, may result in penaltiesincluding suspension or expulsion from the organisation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    True or False:  The safety of yourself and others is your number one priority at all times.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    We respect our marine life by_________________.
    • A. 

      Kissing them when the opportunity arises.

    • B. 

      Counting each species and keeping a record.

    • C. 

      Giving them a wave as we swim past.

    • D. 

      Never taking more game than for your immediate personal needs.

  • 5. 
    Boating regulations can be obeyed by: (Tick all correct answers)
    • A. 

      Carrying required safety equipment.

    • B. 

      Navigating safely at all times.

    • C. 

      Care when anchoring.

    • D. 

      Being aware and on the lookout for divers and surface swimmers at all times.

  • 6. 
    Tick the INCORRECT answer regarding Fisheries Rules.
    • A. 

      You are permitted to sell your catch provided it is kept on ice.

    • B. 

      You must hold a current NSW recreational fishing fee receipt.

    • C. 

      You must be aware and abide by bag and size limits for all species in your possession.

    • D. 

      You must be aware of closures to certain areas to spearfishing & other forms of fishing.

  • 7. 
    You can guard our seas from lawbreakers by_________.
    • A. 

      Turning a blind eye to illegal or suspicious behaviour.

    • B. 

      By reporting suspicious or illegal activity to the proper authorities.

    • C. 

      Talking to the people doing the wrong thing and hope they change their ways.

    • D. 

      Writing about what you saw on Facebook or internet forum.

  • 8. 
    True or False:  You must always co-operate with regulatory authority officers performing their duty.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      It depends on what you are doing.

  • 9. 
    When is it important to show consideration towards other water users pursuing their own recreation?
    • A. 

      Never.

    • B. 

      Only if they were there first.

    • C. 

      Only if they are nice to you.

    • D. 

      Always

  • 10. 
    Where can you clean your catch?(Tick the correct answers)
    • A. 

      At home

    • B. 

      Anywhere as long as you are more than 20m from swimmers.

    • C. 

      At a designated cleaning area

    • D. 

      Away from general public areas

  • 11. 
    According to the USFA Code of Conduct for Spearfishing you should never __________.
    • A. 

      Forget to share your catch with your Mum.

    • B. 

      Touch bananas prior to diving.

    • C. 

      Leave your rubbish behind.

    • D. 

      Wear Crocs in public.

  • 12. 
    The USFA Code of Conduct for Spearfishing applies to _________?
    • A. 

      New members only

    • B. 

      All members of the USFA

    • C. 

      Competition divers only

    • D. 

      14 - 23 year olds

  • 13. 
    Never act in a way which results in ______________ towards our sport or our organisation.
    • A. 

      Public disfavour

    • B. 

      Publicity

    • C. 

      Credibility

    • D. 

      Compassion

  • 14. 
    Where it is safe to do so, how much distance should you keep from fisherman?
    • A. 

      It depends on who was there first.

    • B. 

      100m

    • C. 

      50m

    • D. 

      15m

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