Dams threaten future of Amazonian biodiversity major new study warns

River dolphins, giant otters, turtles, fish, birds and monkeys are all at risk if 246 Amazon dams go forward — mostly in the Tapajós basin and Andes headwaters

Mongabay

Last updated on 07 June 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Brazil
Colombia
Region: 
South & Central America & The Caribbean
Threats: 
Infrastructure and service corridors