WORLD FISH MIGRATION DAY, 24th MAY 2014

S&TA is a proud supporter World Fish Migration Day 2014, 24th May 2014, which is designed to create awareness of the importance of river connectivity and free migration to achieve healthy fish stocks.

Local event worldwide currently include:

– Excursions for citizens to rivers where dams have been removed, where fishways have been built; including coloring drawings for children (Spain, USA, Japan)
– Releasing Pacific Lamprey by the Yakama Indian Tribe (USA)
– Kayak and boat tours on a community river, to bring their citizen closer to their home river, (USA, Brazil)
– Fish Passage Centers and Nature Musea opening this day, (Worldwide
– Fishways’ inaugurations (Australia)
– Fishways tour on the Kruger National Park (South Africa)
– University talks for the general public (Zambia)

See how you can get involved. Visit http://fisheries.org/world-fish-migration-day-2014for further information

See also Hydropower