During the Fish Passage 2015 conference in Groningen, The Netherlands, specialists from around the world attended the the World Fish Migration Platform workshop, which was hosted by Josh Royte and Jeroen van Herk. There were 26 participants, who all contributed to identifying important focus areas and key activities that would: stimulate networking, create awareness, lead to better knowledge and information exchange etc.
The participants were asked to separate into small groups of 5/6 and to answer the following questions:
The feedback report is currently being drawn up and will be sent to interested persons. Some of the ideas that came up include:
This is just to name a few. A full report will be available with the detailed outcomes from this workshop. These results will all be considered during the development of the long term plan for the World Fish Migration Platform and World Fish Migration Day. A special thank you goes out to all those who contributed with their ideas and thoughts; this information is of utmost importance and will be considered in future planning. If you have any questions or would like more information please contact Kerry Brink