• Biological Solutions
  • Slider image 2
  • Slider image 3
  • Slider image 4
  • slider_image_5
  • slider_image_6
Fish Monitoring and Counting Systems
Wild Fish Monitoring
Environmental Assessments
Marine Research
Ecological Restoration
Fish Telemetry
Fish Surgery
Species at Risk
Fisheries Studies
Research Photos
News and Media
Colleagues and Links
Rental Equipment


Port Hope Area Initiative (PHAI)

Prior to in-water remediation, Biotactic Incorporated used boat electrofishing in the inner harbour in Lake Ontario to remove, relocate, and rescue a variety of fish species. This project was part of the Port Hope Area Initiative (PHAI) which involves the cleanup of historic low-level radioactive waste and long-term waste management within the Municipality of Port Hope. This is the largest environmental clean-up project ever conducted in Canada and one of the largest in North America. Biotactic team members were specifically trained and certified by Canadian Nuclear Laboratories to safely work in various low-level radiological zones. Over the course of the project, we relocated 5169 fish including 24 fish species.

Large male Chinook Salmon rescued and relocated

 

Boat electrofishing the inner Lake Ontario Harbour, Port Hope


 
© 1998-+ Biotactic Incorporated. All rights reserved. T6