Over a decade’s (2010-2020) worth of restoration initiatives implemented in the Saint John River Watershed to provide additional benefits including water purification, flood protection, and temperature regulation.
Installation of fish ladders and other structures to facilitate fish passage within 46 km of stream that was previously inaccessible.
Replacement of an agricultural crossing in a head water stream with an embedded culvert to improve flow and fish passage.
Stream restoration and monitoring activities were carried out to increase overall fish habitat quality and quantity to assist the Atlantic salmon population in the Northumberland Strait.
Fish habitat restoration, flow improvements and fish passage improvements occurred on three watercourses in the Sackville River watershed.
Eight sites along the St. Mary’s River were restored, including breech repairs, deflectors, bank repairs and installation of rock sills and holding pools.