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A Mekong Giant - current status, threats and preliminary conservation measures for the critically endangered Mekong giant catfish

Damming the mainstream of the lower Mekong River would represent a significant new threat to the survival of the Mekong giant catfish, one of the world’s largest and rarest freshwater fish, according to the new study commissioned by WWF.

Published by: WWF - Author: Dr.Zeb Hogan,
Published on: Jun 2013 - Uploaded on: Mar 2014
File size: 2.7 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Catfish , Mekong , giant , ecology , habitat , dam construction , genetic viability
Category: Biota