An Amazon Reef

Think “coral reef,” and you likely picture a vibrant, colorful scene amid clear blue waters – not the muddy, silt-filled mouth of the largest river in the Read More…

The Scoop Net Brigade

Fishes of the genus Schistura can be commonly found in the rivers of Lao PDR. Catching these small loaches that live among the stones of the riverbed Read More…

A Fish Conservation Zone Blessing

As our efforts to establish a Fish Conservation Zone (FCZ) at Kengmai Rapids in Laos drew to a close, we marked the milestone with a ceremony, a Read More…

Barrel-aged

Hundreds of craft breweries feature barrel-aged beers, and for good reason: they taste fantastic. Historically, wooden barrels were used as a durable vessel for transporting beer, but Read More…

What goes up must come down

Tens of thousands of steelhead previously migrated through Santa Cruz on their way up the San Lorenzo River, and anglers would line the banks to fish in Read More…

Beautiful and endangered

The FISHBIO Laos team caught many different fish species during gill net surveys in Xaysomboun Province, Lao PDR, at the end of 2015, but the one shown Read More…