Integrating Hydro-acoustic Approaches to Predict Fish Interactions with In-Stream Tidal Turbines

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Understanding exactly how fish interact with tidal turbines is still a critical knowledge gap for the tidal energy sector. This project integrates data from two of the most advanced fish monitoring technologies currently available to further refine fish behaviour monitoring in the Minas Passage.


Principal Investigators: Dr. Dan Hasselman, The Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE); Acadia University; Kongsberg Marine; University of Maine; and ASL Environmental

October 2017 – December 2019