FAUNAGUA (Institute for Action-Research on Hydrobiological Resources) is a non-governmental non-profit organization, created in 2004. It has since then implemented a number of research projects oriented to sustainable local development, within the overall framework of conservation and management of the hydrobiological resources and wetlands of Bolivia .

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The "Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture Law" (Law No. 938) has been promulgated !!!

The 3th of May 2017, the President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia promulgated Law No. 938, "Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture Law". This new law regulates and promotes the…


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Sponsoring dolphin conservation !!!

During the last 10 years FAUNAGUA, in cooperation with WWF and Fundación OMACHA, has been active in aquatic mammal conservation in the Bolivian Amazon. We focus our work on the Bolivian river …


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La pesca de especies de carroñeras: un riesgo para el delfin de agua dulce?

15/09/2015

La pesca de especies de carroñeras (blanquillo) en la Amazonia boliviana: un riesgo para el bufeo boliviano (Inia boliviensis)? FAUNAGUA concluyó un estudio de la cadena productiva del pescado y de l…


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News of FAUNAGUA

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Dia mundial de la migracion de peces

21/04/2018

Hoy día se festeja el Dia Mundial de la Migración de los Peces. FAUNAGUA participa en este importante evento. Se construyó una página web (pecesmigratoriosdebolivia.com) con información, noticias y vide…

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El dorado maratonista

El dorado, el MARATONISTA de los ríos amazónicos, que se enfrenta a sus peores obstáculos. Un artículo escrito por Guillermo Reaño para FAUNAGUA y WWF. Ver http://bit.ly/2HbFN49

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A new book on invasive "paiche" (pirarucu) (Arapaima gigas) in Bolivia !!!!

04/03/2017

FAUNAGUA, supported by INIAF and the World Bank, and in the framework of the Fish for Food (PPV) project, supported by IDRC and Global Affairs, published the book "Baseline for the use and…

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Conociendo los movimientos del bufeo
Conociendo los movimientos del bufeo
Expedición INIA 2017
Expedición INIA 2017
Peces para la Vida II: Improving the contribution of fish to food security in Bolivia
Peces para la Vida II: Improving the contribution of fish to food security in Bolivia
Difusión de informacion sobre Inia boliviensis
Difusión de informacion sobre Inia boliviensis

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