Posts Tagged ‘endemic species’

Two New Freshwater Stingrays from the Tapajós Basin

A recently published paper in the journal Zootaxa has formally described two species of freshwater stingray from the Tapajós River in Brazil

15 Sep 11:17 PM 0

Battlelines Drawn as Brazil Pushes for Mega Dam on the Rio Tapajós

After the loss of an epic battle over the Belo Monte project on the Xingu River (the huge dam started operations in early 2016), the Tapajos is expected to become the primary focal point of forces opposed to damming the wild rivers of Amazonia.

23 Apr 2:04 PM 0