New opportunity to buy arapaima managed the RDS Mamirauá

29 the November the 2013 - Sale will take place during this weekend at the FAS headquarters, the AFEAM, the IFAM and Manaus Air Force Base. see dates!

sustainable management of Arapaima is activity supported by the Bolsa Floresta | Photo: Bruno Kelly

A good thing to increase the supper of the end of the year, more than nine tons of arapaima will go on sale in Manaus on Friday (29), between 13h and 19h, at the headquarters of the Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS), Rua Álvaro Braga, 351, Park Ten November, Zona Centro Sul de Manaus. those who prefer, you can also buy in the Amazon Development Agency headquarters (AFEAM), located at Av. Constantino Nery, 5733, Flores, between 11am and 17h. The fish comes from lakes in the Solimões region and will be negotiated directly with producers.

On Saturday 30, fishermen will be at the Federal Institute of Education, Ciência e Tecnologia do Amazonas (IFAM) East campus (Old School Agrotécnica) all day, and Manaus Air Force Base, Cassam patio, The sodium. Gen. Rodrigo Otávio, Crespo, Zona Centro Sul de Manaus, throughout the morning.

This year will be sold over nine tons of fish, almost 380 pirarucus captured in management activities. Prices range from $ 8,50 a R$ 16,00 o quilo.

Arapaima in Mamirauá

The management of RDS in Mamirauá arapaima is one of the income generating activities promoted by FAS, through the Bolsa Floresta (BFP), which operates in 15 Conservation Units (CUs) no State. Currently, are over 37 thousand people benefited from income generation, improving quality of life and strengthening community.