Forest Forces: Technology and Community-based Forest Crime Prevention in the Brazilian Amazon

Brazil experiences the greatest rate of deforestation: about one football pitch of rainforest per minute.

Survey finds arapaima fish stocks decreased by 31% in two years
Arapaima fishing permit could generate $20-23M for Annai
North Rupununi District Development Board - website
“More eyes watching…” Community-based management of the Arapaima (Arapaima gigas) in Central Guyana
Lessons from the Equator Initiative: Community-based Arapaima conservation in the North Rupununi, Guyana
The Arapaima Management Plan

In the Rupununi wetlands of central Guyana, illegal fishing of arapaima (Arapaima gigas) led to a dramatic reduction in its numbers.

Policy Lessons from the Evolution of a Community-based Approach to Wildlife Management, Kunene Region, Namibia
‘Are You Serious to Ask Me about Who Owns Wildlife?’ Politics of Autonomy over Wildlife Resources in the Zambezi Valley, Zimbabwe
Collaborating to Conserve Large Mammals in Southeast Asia