Stewarts River Weir full-width rock-ramp fishway

 
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The Stewarts River Weir is a concrete fixed crest structure is considered a barrier to fish passage during base flows due to excessive headloss across the weir crest. A full-width rock-ramp fishway was constructed at Stewarts River Weir opening up 63.5 km of habitat for native fish. Completed in 2010.

 
Organisation Greater Taree City Council
Contact

Dr. Matthew Gordos, Ph: (02) 6626 1395, email: matthew.gordos@dpi.nsw.gov.au or Scott Nichols, Ph: (02) 6626 1396, email: scott.nichols@dpi.nsw.gov.au

Funding Body NSW Habitat Action Grant, in-kind support