Posts Tagged ‘Amazon’

Why It’s Time for Amazon.com to Protect the Real Amazon

One of the biggest threats faced by these real Amazonians and their rainforest home, particularly in remote areas of the western Amazon, is oil drilling.

08 Feb 2:44 PM 0 Read More...

Project Piaba Holds First Training Workshop in Manaus

As part of their mission to improve and promote the aquarium fishery based along Brazil’s Rio Negro, nonprofit organization Project Piaba held their first “Best Handling Practices” workshop in Manaus, Amazonas State, Brazil this week.

01 Jul 2:40 PM 0 Read More...

Fishing the Amazon: Leticia’s Aquarium Trade Part III

Wrapping up his exploration of the aquarium trade in Leticia, Colombia, Mike Tuccinardi visits one of the biggest traders in the region and fishes the Amazon

12 Feb 1:04 PM 1 Read More...

Entering Amazonas: Exploring aquarium fisheries in Leticia, Colombia

Venture into Amazonas and explore Leticia, Colombia’s gateway to the Amazon and a hotspot for aquarium fish collection and trade

21 Dec 10:28 PM 3 Read More...

10 years after Katrina, rare cichlids return to New Orleans

Sometimes the best way to make sure a species remains in the hobby is a simple act of generosity.

10 Sep 1:59 PM 2 Read More...