Best Handling Practices – Community Workshops

The newly trained Brazilian team has conducted their first training.  Over the summer, the team worked to develop curriculum. Fish Health Lab work Includes community Newly Trained Trainers Prepare Curriculum Trainers Travel to Fishers Training Workshop Classroom...

IUCN Meeting Sustainability and Livelihoods in the Home Aquarium Trade

Drs. Sneider and Mileham of the IUCN lead this important session at the IUCN World Conservation Congress on September 2 in Hawaii. Click Here for More:  https://portals.iucn.org/congress/session/9797 Aquarium fisheries can be a solution to many of our problems Ten...

Train the Trainers Best Handling Practices Workshop

The goal of the week long program is to reinforce and improve proper collection and handling practices that contribute to a sustainable Rio Negro fishery. The program is being attended by Rio Negro fisherfolk (piabeiros and piabeiras), exporters, Brazilian government...
Segrest Farms Supports the Rio Negro Fishery

Segrest Farms Supports the Rio Negro Fishery

Segrest has remained committed to our goals of conservation outcomes and socio-economic benefits to local communities derived through the home aquarium trade. Segrest Farms, one the world’s largest wholesale ornamental fish distributors, has a commitment to not only...
Zoo and Aquarium Visitors

Zoo and Aquarium Visitors

Click here to view a Project Piaba Video about the fishery. Project Piaba Video about the Fishery Click here to read more about the Fishery. Tell us about you and let us know if you’d like to receive updates from us! Contact Form Contact Form First NameLast...