Short Course Announcement:
Fish habitat modeling: MesoHABSIM tool and CFD based fish habitat models. Theory and hands-on.
Technical University of Munich, in collaboration with the Rushing Rivers Institute, USA and S. Sakowicz Inland Fisheries Institute in Poland, are pleased to announce a short course in the MesoHABSIM aquatic habitat modeling approach and its accompanying software.
Dates: 1-5 July 2019
Lecturers: Piotr Parasiewicz and Peter Rutschmann
This course will feature numerical CFD based fish habitat modelling and the MesoHABSIM technique, a comprehensive planning tool used for river scale, quantitative planning and evaluation of river restoration measures and environmental flows determination.
Amber & FIThydro Event
Smart Ways To Improve River Connectivity
Zoom | Monday, 29th June 2020 | 10:00 – 13:40 ECT
On the 29th of June, you are invited to tune in to our 3-hour webinar that will take place from the comfort of your own home; the event is free and you only need to register online to attend.
We are reaching out to remind you to register for this event. With over 800 confirmed attendees to date, don’t miss this opportunity as the AMBER project unveils Europe’s first map of river barriers and what that means for the state of our rivers.
This webinar will include presentations from both the AMBER and FIThydro projects with 12 speakers from around Europe who will discuss river fragmentation and better ways to manage and mitigate barrier impacts. The programme is structured around facilitated discussions on three pressing topics: 1) the need to reconnect rivers; 2) the innovations, the tools and solutions available for better barrier management and 3) the applications, a framework for reconnecting Europe’s rivers.