The AFS-BES/ASCE-EWRI Joint Committee on Fisheries Engineering and Science has been established with the goal of fostering continued communication and promoting joint fish passage efforts, with the backing of both the Bioengineering Section of AFS (AFS-BES) and American Society of Civil Engineers' Environmental and Water Resource Institute (ASCE-EWRI).

Free Fish Passage Webinar on December 15, 2021

Join us for our next webinar on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 1:00 PM EST/10 AM PST! Dwayne Shaw of the Downeast Salmon Federation will speak about the holistic work by his organization to conserve and restore federally listed populations of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar), including habitat conservation and restoration, operation of state-of-the art hatcheries,... Read More

Two Ph.D. Student Postings in Eco-Hydraulics and Selective Fish Passage

The Université de Sherbrooke is seeking two PhD candidates ito study how turbulence and turbulence-inducing structure may inhibit lamprey passage while promoting passage of native fish species. Students will perform laboratory experimentsat the USGS, S.O. Conte Anadromous Fish Research Center (CAFRC), Massachusetts, USA and the Civil Engineering Department, Université de Sherbrooke (UdeS), Québec, Canada.  The... Read More