The Silent Amazon expedition navigates 1500 km in the Brazilian Amazon between November-December 2019

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Expedition 2019 succesfully completed!

March 13th, 2020|

The SILENT AMAZON expedition concluded successfully on the 15 December of 2019. After 30 days navigating the river, the field team has achieved its main goal: collecting 40 samples of water across different anthropogenic pressure gradients in the basin. It has been more than 1500 km, and focal sampling in four major cities: Manaus, Santarém, Macapá and Belém. Moreover, the team has managed to get 17 macrophyte and 53 fish samples. Water samples have been send to different laboratories […]