INPA and FAS unveil a new and promising area in the production of raw materials from regional
17 of July of 2012 - Projects of regional applicability are presented as an alternative for sustainable development through the Bolsa Floresta
The Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS), in partnership with the National Institute of Amazonian Research (INPA), held on Tuesday (17), Auditorium D. Lídia Parisotto, Technical Meeting to discuss sustainable technologies in the State. There were ten projects aimed at developing together with the conservation of forests. The intention is to use the research carried out by researchers from INPA in units assisted through the Bolsa Floresta (BFP).
The projects surrounding issues such as family fishing, beekeeping, use of native trees, Endemic and fighting until the incentive for furniture, from the forest raw material extracted from.
A program, Creating matrinxãs channels in streams, for example, aims to foster the creation of fish at low cost to meet the needs of families riverside. According to researcher Jorge Daniel End, one of the developers of the initiative, the intention is to use the small watershed communities themselves as tools for the cultivation of fish, that can provide food supplies for the Community.
Another highlight, the Proposed Mobile Branches', Jadir made by de Souza Rocha, Master of Science in Wood Technology, encourages the use of tree species in the manufacture of rustic furniture. As a parent, are used twigs and other inputs low impact on the ecosystem, which may even provide a strengthening of a sustainable future pole furniture, he said.
The Superintendent General of FAS, Virgilio Viana, ressaltou não apenas a necessidade do desenvolvimento tecnológico voltado para a sustentabilidade mas, mainly, a busca pela aplicação efetiva na melhoria de vida das pessoas. Ele reforçou a necessidade de opinião dos próprios comunitários, beneficiários diretos dos programas que forem selecionados.
“A tecnologia desenvolvida pelo INPA vem sendo aprimorada ao longo dos anos. Queremos aproveitar esse desenvolvimento nas comunidades, com a opinião dos comunitários. São eles que vão apontar, com apoio do Bolsa Floresta, which projects will be best for their communities. "
The next stage of the partnership provides an exhibition of the works in 15 reserves served by FAS. The goal is to make their own community to assess the possibility of application in your area. This schedule starts on the day 11 August, the Environmental Protection Area (APA) do Rio Negro.