Research and Conservation

Reintroduction of Agoutis

The Cataratas Group and the Refauna Project celebrate the reproductive success of agoutis (Dasyprocta leporina) reintroduced into the Tijuca Forest, …

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Reintroduction of Tapirs

The Brazilian tapir (Tapirus terrestris) is the largest terrestrial mammal in South America and a keystone species for ecosystem functioning. …

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Education for Conservation

CONSERVATION EDUCATION IN AQUARIUMS AND ZOOS The culture of conservation as an indispensable habit for this and future generations In …

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