Research HZ students and Water Board “Scheldestromen” into fish ladder “Poppekinderen”

On Thursday 20 April, international students of the study programme Water Management (Aquatic Eco technology) are carrying out a research together with the Water Board “Scheldestromen” into the most effective points of time of the fish ladder at the water pump station “Poppekinderen” near Veere. By lifting the basket trap, the students can study the length categories of the various fish species and how their trek changes during the day and the night.

The first basket trap will be lifted on Thursday 20 April at 1:00 p.m.. After that, the students will lift the basket every 2-3 hours, until the last lift on Friday 21 April at 11:00 p.m..