Investigating fish energy use and swimming behavior in turbulent flows: guiding restoration of Lake Michigan tributaries

Major Goals and Objectives

  • Identify key parameters of turbulent flow that influence fish space use and energetic cost of swimming in complex flows found around in-stream structures
  • Develop – and evaluate under realistic field conditions – a quantitative model that links key parameters of turbulent flow to energetic cost of swimming

Research Information

Principal Investigator:
Piotr Cienciala
Initiation Date:
2018
Affiliation:
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Our Work

Contacts

Piotr Cienciala
piotrc@illinois.edu
Skip to content