Migrating fish are important as protein source in the diet in intermediate Amazon cities

Migrating fish are important as protein source in the diet in intermediate Amazon cities

A recent study confirms that 70% of the fish meat consumed in intermediate cities of the Bolivian Amazon is from migrating fish, such as the surubí, pacú, yatarona, amongst others. This study shows that maintaining river connectivity is an important strategy to secure access to essential proteins. The full working paper can be downloaded from https://bit.ly/2YmVrDo

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