was formed in 1995 by staff with many years' experience working in and with the UK power
Our core expertise lies in aquatic biology, the ecological effects of abstraction and discharge, and the mitigation of
We have a wide range of clients in industry and conservation, throughout the UK, Europe and the USA
As well as consultancy, we develop in-house a wide range of analytical and educational software, and publish classic
scientific texts in electronic format.
Eels - a concern for all water abstractors
On 15th January 2010, the Eels (England and
Wales) Regulations 2009
came into force. These regulations afford new powers to the Environment Agency to implement
measures for the recovery of European eel stocks and have important implications for operators of abstractions and
This website explains concisely how the regulations may affect your business, and how Pisces Conservation can help you to
understand and comply with the regulations, as well as providing background information on eels and their ecology.
Pisces Conservation - specialist environmental consultants to the power industry
We have over 30 years' experience in tackling the problems of fish impingement and entrainment in power station cooling
water intakes, and the full range of other environmental problems associated with large-scale water use.
This makes us the UK's leading authority, and a world-class consultancy. We offer a unique ecological team, combining
international experience, biological knowledge, and statistical expertise.
As well as power plant ecology, we work in a wide range of other disciplines, offering consultancy to industry,
conservation groups, and other clients across the world.
Our software and e-books are used by professionals, academics and students worldwide.
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