Ornamental Fish International Journal Article
Project Piaba is established to foster an environmentally and socially beneficial ornamental fish trade. Join us on our annual group expedition to explore the Rio Negro and observe all aspects of the ornamental fishery.
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Read about Project Piaba by Sy Montgomery
About Sy Montgomery:
To research books, films and articles, Sy Montgomery has been chased by an angry silverback gorilla in Zaire and bitten by a vampire bat in Costa Rica, worked in a pit crawling with 18,000 snakes in Manitoba and handled a wild tarantula in French Guiana.
Sy’s 15 books for both adults and children have garnered many honors.
Join Project Piaba in the Rio Negro!
We've set the dates for the 2015 Expedition! Join us from January 24 until February 7 for a journey up the Rio Negro. You'll travel through pristine rain-forest and meet the fisher folk of Daracua. There you will learn about why this fishery is so important to them and to the world.Click Here For More Information