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Pool and weir fishway

Pool and weir fishway – Links and references

Pool and weir fishway showing fish trap used to sample effectiveness, Marian Weir, Pioneer River, Queensland Photo by Tim Marsden
  • Mallen-Cooper, M, Zampatti, BP, Stuart, I & Baumgartner, L (2008), Innovative Fishways - Manipulating Turbulance in the Verticle-Slot Design to Improve Performace and Reduce Cost. [online] Available at:
  • O’Connor, J, Stuart, I & Jones, M (2017), Guidelines for the design, approval and construction of fishways, p. 67.
  • Thorncraft, G, Harris, JH & Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology (Australia) (2000), Fish passage and fishways in New South Wales - a status report, Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology, Albury, N.S.W..


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Last updated: 10 May 2021

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Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2021) Pool and weir fishway – Links and references, WetlandInfo website, accessed 26 September 2022. Available at:

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