Kleinschmidt: The Fish Passage and Protection Experts
Kleinschmidt has provided biological and engineering fish passage consulting services for more than 150 projects located throughout the United States and Canada. We are widely respected for conceptual and final design work of fish passage facilities and biological assessments relating to fish passage and entrainment at hydropower facilities. Our integration of fisheries biologists, regulatory specialists, and engineers provides an exceptional capability for solving problems involving the mitigation of fisheries impacts and enhancement of fisheries resources.
Our conceptual and final design for fish passage facilities includes nature-like fishways, fish lifts, fish ladders, eel ladders, trapping and sorting facilities, and downstream passage systems. This experience has earned Kleinschmidt a reputation as one of the most respected fish passage study and design teams in the nation, ensuring that your project is in good hands.