Installation of Aeration Systems in Bangladesh

Professor Bilton and her team initiated a large-scale field trials in Bangladesh by installing the first 2 prototype solar aeration systems in BRAC fisheries in Sreemangal, Bangladesh. During their trip, they also visited a few local fish farms where they will implement the technology in the next phase of the study.

Nicaragua Winds of Change

Researchers from the WERL have recently returned from a successful trip to Nicaragua with Toronto-based group Winds of Change.  This project will focus on developing a windmill for irrigation that can be locally sourced.  Below is a picture from the community meeting in Pedro Aruz to discuss the project.  To find out more, take a …

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Grand Challenges Canada project

The WERL is proud to announce the start of a Grand Challenges Canada project focused on developing innovative solar powered systems to improve water quality for fish aquaculture.  This research will be conducted in conjunction with researchers at NISTPASS in Vietnam. Read more…