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Fish Passage Solutions for the Hydropower Industry

Smith-Root fish guidance and deterrence technology has successfully been used to drastically reduce the upstream migration of fish in tailraces of three hydroelectric facilities in Europe. In addition, similar systems to deter downstream migration of fish into water intakes have been deployed with success in Colorado and California.

Gunnison Tunnel

Commissioned 2012

Vessy Hydropower

Commissioned 2008

Lake Wohlford

Commissioned 2002

Beeston Hydropower Plant

Commissioned 1999