Fishing the Pilcomayo River in BoliviaAdd to Cart Add to Lightbox Download
Tomas Rivero fishes for a living on the Pilcomayo River outside of Villamontes, Bolivia. He is a leader of the Union of Pilcomayo River Fishers, and an advocate for cleaning up the river, which has been plagued by contamination from upstream mining and road construction. This portion of the river is inside the protected Aguaragüe National Park and Integrated Management Natural Area.
- Paul Jeffrey
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- Chaco region, Bolivia