Piotr Parasiewicz

Piotr Parasiewicz, PhD (Natural Resources Management and Water Engineering, University of Agricultural Sciences, Vienna, Austria) directs the Rushing River Institute in Amherst MA. Renowned member of the River Management Society, Piotr developed the MesoHABSIM model, a multiscale approach to instream habitat modeling that surveys physical properties, biological and ecological river elements including fish community structure, diversity and population dynamics, assessment of ecological integrity and comprehensive river management.