TCD News

The Amazon Dams Research Coordination Network releases its short bilingual (Portuguese/English) documentary “Exploring the Colorado River Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Program“. In the video, indigenous leaders, researchers, government officials and managers share their experiences and perspectives on hydroelectric dam development in the Colorado River in the US and in Amazonian rivers in South America.

The University of Florida Water Institute and The Amazon Dams Network proudly present a distinguished Scholar Seminar: Fluvial Systems, Continental Sediment Sources, Sediment Sinks, and the Human Factor in Tropical South America by Dr. Edgardo Latrubesse. December 5, 2017. From 2:30-3:30pm. Reitz Union, room 2360.

With the support from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and several other UF Departments, TCD held the 3 day workshop “Tools and Strategies for Conservation and Development in the Amazon” in Gainesville, Florida on 3-5 October 2017. To learn more about it, go to UF Amazon Workshop page.