Fish Passage 2016
International conference on river connectivity best practices and innovations
June 20-22, 2016
University of Massachusetts Amherst (USA)
The 2016 International Conference on River Connectivity Best Practices and Innovations (Fish Passage 2016) promises to be an important international forum for researchers and practitioners to exchange findings and experiences on fish passage issues.
Fish Passage 2016 will be of interest to researchers, educators, practitioners, funders, and regulators who have an interest in advancements in technical fishways, nature-like fishways, stream restoration and stabilization, dam removal, road ecology, and the myriad of funding, safety, climate change, and other social issues surrounding connectivity projects.
This is a three-day conference with concurrent sessions in engineering, biology, management and monitoring techniques. The conference will also feature plenary talks, professional networking opportunities, and a poster session. Independently offered short courses, workshops and tours will be available immediately before and/or after the conference.