Scott Dowd, 2018 Indianapolis Prize Nominee

Read more about the Indianapolis Prize 2018 Nominees, “Regarded as the world’s leading award for animal conservation, the biennial Prize spotlights the stories and accomplishments of brave men and women whose work not only saves species of this generation, but...

New Book Now Available

Amazon Adventure: How Tiny Fish Are Saving the World’s Largest Rainforest Use this link to buy it: “Montgomery thoroughly mines the social and economic effects the piabas have on locals alongside an in-depth exploration of the Amazon river and its ecosystems. The...

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...