Counting Herring

FISHBIO fabricators have adapted their weir building skills to suit a new species for our team: herring. We designed a novel custom rigid weir that was portable, Read More…

Have Fyke, Will Travel

Our fabrication team has turned out another success by constructing a triplet of fyke traps to be deployed in the lower Mokelumne River. Commissioned by the Bureau Read More…

FABLAB Life and Times

At FISHBIO, we’re proud of our ability to find creative solutions to complicated projects, and there is no better example over our 10-year history than some of Read More…

The Picket Line

Sometimes we receive a call for advice that leads to a project working with some new species and rivers. The New York Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) Read More…

A hot mash

Before we provide another update on our tricked-out beer brewing system (see The Tippy Dump), let’s first explain the part of the brew process in which our Read More…

Heavy Metal

One of the more unique monitoring solutions created by our FABLAB is the rigid weir featured in our post Rigid by Design, a project constructed to track Read More…

The Tippy Dump

Home brewers can be a lot like car enthusiasts in that we can be a little excessive in our quest to trick-out our rigs. It started with Read More…

Antenna Assembly Line

When we are juggling multiple projects or working under tight deadlines, our talented fabricators at the FABLAB shift into high gear, often putting in early mornings and Read More…

Antenna Assembly Line

When we are juggling multiple projects or working under tight deadlines, our talented fabricators at the FABLAB shift into high gear, often putting in early mornings and Read More…