The protected areas system in Brazil as a baseline condition for wetlands management and fish conservancy: the example of the Pantanal National Park

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Carla N. M. Polaz; Fabio C. Ferreira; Miguel Petrere Júnior;
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Ictiologia
  • Journal: issn: 1982-0224
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/1982-0224-20170041
  • Subject: Multimetric indices | Unidade de conservação | Conservation unit | Planície de inundação | Índice de integridade biótica | Floodplain | Fish assemblages | Índices multimétricos | QL1-991 | Assembleia de peixes | Index of biotic integrity | Zoology

ABSTRACT Considering the need for the Brazilian government to develop tools for environmental monitoring for biodiversity conservancy purposes in the national protected areas system, this paper focuses on determining reference site metrics (or baselines) for adapting th... View more