BOATS
„SAM” – fishing and telemetry aluminum boat, 75 HP
“Zodiac” – fishing inflatable boat, 15 HP
Linder 400 Sportman – fishing aluminum boat, 9.9 HP
MONITORING OF HIDRO-MORFOLOGICAL CONDITIONS
4  Minologgere, Vemco, Canada
2 Current meter “Flow- Mate – 2000”
2 hydrological weights / SUA
Multimeter YSI (Oxygen, temperature, conductivity and salinity)
Winch 3235C USGS / USA
DIDSON camera
Bottom dredge
Sonar
FISHING TOOLS
2 nets for catching eggs and larvae (mesh size = 2 mm)
2 fishing nets for young sturgeons (mesh size = 20 mm; 22 mm)
1 triangle – shape traditional fishing gear for young sturgeons (trandadaie)
1 multi-monofilar fishing net (mesh size = 25 mm)
10 heavy fishing nets for adults wild sturgeons (mesh size = 70 – 110 mm)
5 fishing nets / Black Sea monitoring
TAGGING AND TELEMETRY  
500 Floy Fingerling Tags
2 Coded Wire Tag (CWT) injectors
1 CWT detector
2 CWT readers
10 acoustic tags / Vemco V16TP
12 acoustic receivers / Vemco VR2W
1 mobile acoustic receiver / Vemco VR100
electro narcosis  equipment
2 big tubes to immobilize / tag adult sturgeons
EXPERIMENTAL EQUIPMENT
2 fiber glass oval channels to study sturgeons early life stage migration
1 vertical transparent cylinder (H = 3 m)
2 small tanks for sturgeons (ELS) behavior study
1 video camera and infrared light
1 DVR AVT with 4 recording channels