Installations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland

The VAKI Riverwatcher Fishcounter delivers relioable data from German rivers since its first instalaltion here in 2006. Over the years, many more installation followed. Besides monitoring of fishpasses, the system can also be used for riverstock management and many other tasks. As an example for a possible installation, you can find a Virtual Tour through a installation in Unterseen (Switzerland) here.

 

Germany

Lachsbach, Rathmannsdorf, Saxony
Scanner system, for efficiency control of the Salmon program in Saxony. Installed at a fish pass entrance.

Mosel, Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate
Camera system double height custom solutionfor monitoring fish migration and diversity of species in River Mosel. The system is installed in a fish pass. 

Dhünn, Leverkusen, North Rhine-Westphalia
Camera system installed in a fish pass. The system is installed for monitoring changes in fish migration and diversity of species in River Dhünn, before and after changing the temperature regime of River Dhünn through a variable deep water release in the 'Große Dhünntalsperre' reservoir. 

Sieg, Buisdorf, North Rhine-Westphalia
Camera system installed in a fish pass. The system is mainly used for monitring salmon and sea trout.

Changing Rivers, Berlin
Camera system, used as a mobile system installed mostly only for a specific time and task in rivers around Berlin.

Neckar, Close to nature fish way at Zugwiesen, Ludwigsburg, Baden-Württemberg 
Camera system, installed in a close to nature fishway on the restoration area, called 'Zugwiesen', for monitoring fish migration and diversity of species in River Neckar.

Lahn, Giessen, Hesse
Camera system, permanent installation for the monitoring of a fish pass. This Riverwatcher can be observed through a window directing into the fish pass. Further information can be found here → RP Giessen (only in German)

Austria

Pitze, Wenns, Tyrol
Scanner system, installed in a fishpass of River Pitze for long term moniotring purpose.

Inn, Langkampfen, Tyrol
Camera system, installed in a fishpass of River Inn for long term monitoring purpose.

Inn, Runserau, Tyrol
Camera system, installed at the end of a fishpass and entrance to a fishlift at Runserau. This special Riverwatcher is able to start the fishlift, depending on passing fishes. 

Switzerland

Aare, Unterseen, Kanton Bern
Camera system, installed in a fishpass in River Aare in Unterseen to monitor the migration between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz. → Virtual Tour of the installation


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