Commissioned Reports And Documents

Commissioned Reports And Documents

  • Biotactic Inc. 2020. Saugeen River Truax Dam Removal: 2019 Baseline Fish Biomass and Near-field Habitat Mapping. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 97pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2019. Rainbow Trout Telemetry, Spawning and Videographic Surveys in the Saugeen River Watershed – Spring 2019. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 182pp.

  • Biotactic Inc. 2019. Saugeen River Radio Telemetry, Spawning and Videographic Surveys – Autumn and Winter 2018/2019. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 88pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2019. Saugeen River Truax Dam Removal: 2018 Baseline Habitat and Fish Biomass. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 168pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2018. Hillsburgh Dam Remediation: Fishway and Coldwater Draw Structure Feasibility Study. Prepared for Triton Engineering Services Ltd. 24pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2018. Saugeen River Report Spring 2018: Rainbow Trout Telemetry and Spawning Survey. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 68pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2018. Saugeen River Truax Dam Removal Monitoring Plan: Before-After Control-Impact Study to Measure Changes in Fish Biomass. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 24pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2018. Potential Fish Passage Solutions for Razorback Sucker and Colorado Pikeminnow in the San Juan River. Prepared for the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and the United States Bureau of Reclamation. 5pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2018. Shebeshekong River Annual Report: 2017 Baseline Data Collection and Restoration of Connectivity for Migratory Walleye. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 35pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2018 Saugeen River Truax Dam Removal Annual Report: 2017 Baseline Data. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 15pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2017. Quantifying Fish Production in Lakes versus Rivers: Considerations for Calculating Bruce Power Offsets. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 10pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2017. Stream Restoration: A Review of Potential Net Changes in Fish Biomass. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 22pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2017. Shebeshekong River Restoration Plan: Walleye Passage and Population Recovery. Prepared for the Eastern Georgian Bay Stewardship Council. 26pp.
  • Biotactic Inc., 2017.Truax Dam Removal (Saugeen River) and Shebeshekong River Monitoring Plans: Before-After Control-Impact Studies to Measure Changes in Fish Biomass. Prepared for Bruce Power LP. 25pp.
  • Biotactic Inc. 2017. Lake Niapenco Sport Fish Population Estimates: Largemouth bass, Smallmouth bass, White Crappie, Black Crappie, Pike and Walleye. Prepared for the Niagara River Conservation Authority. 58pp.
  • Biotactic. 2016. Integrated Wetland Management: The Balance Between Reservoir Drawdown and the Impact on Species at Risk, Lake Chubsucker (Erimyzon sucetta), in the St. Clair National Wildlife Area – Fisheries Inventory and Drawdown Protocol Options. Prepared for Environment Canada. 122 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2015. COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report on the Black Redhorse Moxostoma duquesnei in Canada. Prepared for Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. xii + 50 pp. (www.registrelep-sararegistry.gc.ca/default_e.cfm).
  • Biotactic. 2015-2018. Seasonal Changes in Movement and Habitat Utilization of bass in Lake Eugenia. Prepared for the Lake Eugenia Property Owners Association. 41pp+.
  • Biotactic. 2015-2017. Relocation of Freshwater Mussels in the Teeswater River for the Reconstruction of the Big Irwin Bridge (Paisley, Ontario). Prepared for Fisheries and Oceans Canada. 1501. 52pp.
  • Biotactic. 2013. Draft Occurrence Survey Protocol for Black Redhorse (Moxostoma duquesnei) in Ontario. Prepared for the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Peterborough, On. 1301. 26pp.
  • Biotactic. 2012. Analysis of Fish Barrier Remediation within Frenchmans Creek, Drapers Creek and Coyle Creek. Prepared for the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. 1201. 15pp.
  • Biotactic. 2011. Management Plan for River Redhorse in Canada. Prepared for Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Draft – 1103. 36 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2011. Monitoring Guidelines for Fish Passage at Dams and Weirs. Prepared with Fisheries and Oceans Canada. 1102. Draft – 32 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2011. Potential Impacts of Detour Lake Gold Mine Effluent on Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) in the Hurricana River Basin. Prepared for the Cree Regional Authority and Waskaganish First Nation. 1101. 16 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2010. Fish Movement in the Thames River at the Springbank Dam Before and After Gate Re-Construction. Prepared for the City of London and the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority. 1003. 53 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2010. Rainbow Trout Passage at the Maple Hill Dam Fishway, Saugeen River, Ontario. Prepared for the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. 1001. 40 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2010. Maple Hill dam Micro-Hydro Turbine Evaluation, Saugeen River, Ontario. Prepared for the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. 1002. 9 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2009. Fish Movement in the Thames River at the Springbank Dam During Open Flow conditions: Post-Construction Monitoring and Baseline Comparison Year 2. Prepared for The City of London. 0901. 47 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2008. Arched Pipe Culvert Crossing on Municipal Drain No. 1 Township of Mapleton: Post-Construction Monitoring. Prepared for Fisheries and Oceans Canada on behalf of Norwell Dairy Systems Limited. 0803. 24pp.
  • Biotactic. 2008. Fish Movement at the Springbank Dam During Open Flow Conditions: Post-Construction Monitoring and Baseline Comparison. Prepared for The City of London and The Upper Thames River Conservation Authority. 0802. 45 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2008. Fish Movement in the Rupert River at sites PK 223 and PK 290.Prepared for the Cree Regional Authority. 081.
  • Biotactic. 2007. Chronology of the American Eel Fishery in Ontario. Prepared for Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP, Toronto, ON, 074.
  • Biotactic. 2007. Impacts of Sulphur Springs on Fish Movement, Fish Habitat and Water Quality in Buckhorn Creek. Prepared for The Niagara Restoration Council. 073. 21 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2007. Dynamic Patterns of Fish Production, Fish Exploitation and Ecological Change in Lake Erie. Prepared for Frost Brown Todd LLC, Columbus Ohio, 072. 33 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2007. Biological Considerations and Potential Ramifications of Dewatering the Reeb Quarry. Prepared for the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. 071.
  • Biotactic. 2006. Yellow Falls Fish Passability Assessment. Prepared for Yellow Falls Power Limited. 064. 16 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2006. Fish Movement at the Springbank Dam During Open Flow Conditions: Pre-Construction Baseline Monitoring. Prepared for The City of London and The Upper Thames River Conservation Authority. 063. 44 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2006. Fish Passage Monitoring Framework and Permit Conditions for Rehabilitation of the Springbank Dam – Peer Review. Prepared for The City of London. 062. 24 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2006. Moving Forward with a Fisheries Management plan for the Binbrook Reservoir (Lake Niapenco). Prepared for the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. 061. 64 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2005. Eastmain-1-A Powerhouse and Rupert Diversion – Environmental Impact Statement: Cisco (Coregonus artedi) Conservation Related to Directive Requirements. Prepared for the Cree Regional Authority. 052. 9 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2005. Eastmain-1-A Powerhouse and Rupert Diversion – Environmental Impact Statement: Fish Movement at KP 170 and KP 223. Prepared for the Cree Regional Authority. 051. 7 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2004. Eastmain-1-A Powerhouse and Rupert Diversion – Environmental Impact Statement: Review of M10 – Fish methodology. Prepared for the Cree Regional Authority. 045. 10 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2004. Eastmain-1-A Powerhouse and Rupert Diversion – Environmental Impact Statement: Review of Chapter 11: Description of Biophysical Environment and Assessment of Impacts – Rupert – Lemare – Nemiscau Section, Review of Chapter 22: Summary of Physical Modifications, Impacts, and Mitigation and Compensation Measures, Review of Chapter 24: Environmental Compliance and Follow-Up Programs. Prepared for the Cree Regional Authority. 044. 22 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2004. Eastmain-1-A Powerhouse and Rupert Diversion – Environmental Impact Statement: Review of Chapters 10 and 12: Description of Biophysical Environment and Assessment of Impacts – Rupert Diversion Bay Section. Prepared for the Cree Regional Authority. 043. 16 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2004. Summary Report – Walleye Spawning Survey – Welland River 2004. Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. 042. 6 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2004. Instream Ecology, Riparian Habitat and River Bank Stability – Baseline Data and Preliminary Characterization Related to Flow Reversal in the Welland River. Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. 041a. 42 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2003. Northern Pike Passage, Critical Habitat, and Effects of Barriers on Movement of Northern Pike in the Welland River West and Oswego Creek. Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority and The Niagara Restoration Council. 031a. 79 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2001. Movement and Behaviour of White Suckers at the Old Welland Canal Siphons. Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority and Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. 014a. 16 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2001. Preliminary Videographic Evaluation of the Effectiveness of the Dow Dam Fish Ladder. The Dow Chemical Company. 013a. 17 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2001. Biological Considerations for the Mannheim Lowlift and Highlift Pumping Stations. The Regional Municipality of Waterloo. 011a. 30 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2001. Stanley Park Optimists Area Fisheries Review – Year 2. City of Kitchener. 012a. 16 pp.
  • Biotactic. 2000. Effects of Live Release on the Dispersal of Smallmouth Bass. Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. 001a.
  • Biotactic. 1999. Status of the Kearns-Witzel and Bickle Pond Fisheries. City of Kitchener. 993a. 30 pp.
  • Biotactic. 1999. Field Assessment of the Dow Fishway for Passage of Walleye. The Dow Chemical Company. 992a. 23 pp.
  • Biotactic. 1999. Caledonia Fishway Design and Placement Report. Grand River Conservation Authority. 991a. 20 pp.