Utilising the boundary layer to help restore the connectivity of fish habitats and populations. An engineering discussion

@article{Chanson2019UtilisingTB,
  title={Utilising the boundary layer to help restore the connectivity of fish habitats and populations. An engineering discussion},
  author={Hubert Chanson},
  journal={Ecological Engineering},
  year={2019},
  volume={141},
  pages={105613}
}
  • H. Chanson
  • Published 1 December 2019
  • Geology
  • Ecological Engineering
Abstract While leading scholars emphasised the role of turbulence in waterways and the complex fish–turbulence interactions, what do we really know about turbulence? A recent paper developed a comparison between different boundary treatment to improve upstream passage of small fish in box culverts. The limitations of the work are discussed. It is argued that the practical engineering design implications cannot be ignored, while a solid understanding of turbulence typology is a basic requirement… 

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