Hydroelectric power plants in the Amazon: is dialogue possible? The case of Tapajos

Posted on 04 June 2013    
The Case of Tapajos
© WWF Living Amazon Initiative
Presents the situation of the Tapajos river basin currently a target for the construction of more than 40 Hydroelectric projects. WWF has developed an analytical structure based on a hydrological information system (HIS) suitable for Amazon River Assessment (ARA) capable of integrating hydrological and ecological information to obtain a regional-scale vision of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystem conservation. Find out more about this tool for systematic conservation planning here.

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