Animals were rescued from smugglers during operation by the military police and ICMBio. It is the largest seizure of turtles made by the Amazon State.
April 21, 2015
And this is not good news because it means that the animal removed from the free-living has little chance of returning to live in nature.
August 15, 2014
A recent survey of fishing communities in the state of Amazonas, Brazil, found that the arapaima is already extinct in some parts of the Amazon basin. In other parts of the Amazon, its numbers are rapidly dwindling.
August 5, 2014
The Hypancistrus zebra has been exported illegally by a route passing through the state of Amazonas.