Entries by Alice Lima

PhD Dissertation exposes socio-environmental impacts of hydroelectric plants in Rondônia, Brazil

This study investigated the relationship between the seasonal flow of the Madeira River with fish production and the effects of hydroelectric plants. The installation and operation of the Santo Antônio and Jirau hydroelectric plants in Rondônia has resulted in irreversible changes to the Madeira River, one of the main tributaries of the Amazon River. The […]