Beaver Monitoring and Management

Successful Applicant:
PEI Trappers Association/Pisquid River Enhancement Project

Award:
$1,161

Project Title:
Beaver Monitoring and Management


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Project Summary:

The locations of where our project took place was in tributaries leading into Vernon River, Seal River, Orwell River, Pisquid River, and the Hillsborough River. With the goal of monitoring and managing beaver activity in the areas. Our 2018 project saw the removal of beavers from these areas; there was also redd surveys conducted; beaver dam removal was done to help with fish passage; equipment was purchased (first aid kit and gloves); annual Farmers meeting was held in the beginning of March; and areas of improvement were identified within the boundaries of where the project took place.