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How did the fish cross the road? Our invention helps them get to the other side of a culvert

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Watson, J and Franklin, CE and Goodrich, HR and Dielenberg, J and Cramp, RL, How did the fish cross the road? Our invention helps them get to the other side of a culvert, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, Australia, 26 September (2018) [Magazine Article]


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Abstract

Fish need to move to find food, escape predators and reach suitable habitat for reproduction. Too often, however, human activities get in the way. Dams, weirs and culverts (the tunnels and drains often found under roads) can create barriers that fragment habitats, isolating fish populations.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:conservation, fish passage, fish movement ecology, conservation physiology
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Environmental management
Research Field:Conservation and biodiversity
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Fresh, ground and surface water systems and management
Objective Field:Rehabilitation or conservation of fresh, ground and surface water environments
UTAS Author:Goodrich, HR (Dr Harriet Goodrich)
ID Code:152130
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Fisheries and Aquaculture
Deposited On:2022-08-11
Last Modified:2022-08-24
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