That is soooo sad!!! Hope they take a lot of plecos off their ban list to atleast try to save them from becoming completely extinct!!!
Andersp90 wrote:Does anyone know what the effect of the dam will be? How many km of river will be lost?
Are we going to lose some of the known pleco species?
I wonder if this Pseudaancistrus found near Altamira will dissaper.
sidguppy wrote:they specifically put them ON that list to make them worthless and hence make their biotope worthless
because at first the native people could make a living by catching and selling those fish
but that living depended on the forest being intact
Andersp90 wrote:Has anyone made a list of the species that will be lost??
racoll wrote:What's more worrying, and what people may not realise, is that this dam is hardly a one off.
Major hydroelectric projects are planned throughout the tropics, from the Mekong to the Salween to the Irrawady, to Angola, to the Western Amazon.
MatsP wrote:Andersp90 wrote:Has anyone made a list of the species that will be lost??
You mean an environmental study? Yes.
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