AMAZONAS - Mike Tuccinardi

Viewpoint: Keep the Fish that Bring You Joy

The impulse to take something from nature and mold, tweak, prune, or modify it to suit our desires or merely our curiosity is something intrinsically human—as is, perhaps, the desire to argue about the results.

19 Aug 10:38 AM 0 Read More...

The Rarely-Seen Spotted Silver Hatchet

The politics of peace have allowed for the import of the large-growing and uncommonly-seen Spotted Silver Hatchetfish, Gasteropelecus maculatus, from Colombia.

06 Jul 11:51 AM 0 Read More...

Project Piaba Completes 2017 Fisher Trainings and Announces Award Nomination

The Project recently held two training workshops for aquarium fish collectors in the Rio Negro and announced a nomination for prestigious Indianapolis Prize.

23 Oct 12:37 PM 0 Read More...

"A Serious Case of Hobby Pox"

Zoo Med is currently celebrating its 40th year in business, and we had the distinct honor of having Gary Bagnall—an unsung hero of the aquarium hobby—share an inside look at the history of the company and some of his personal aspirations for the future.

19 Oct 3:16 PM 1 Read More...

Building a Biotope: A Step-by-Step Rio Negro Aquarium

Take a detailed look at building a Rio Negro biotope aquarium from start to finish in this web supplement to Biotopes of the Rio Negro in the July/August 2017 issue of AMAZONAS

06 Jun 11:52 PM 11 Read More...