Conservation of American Crocodile (Crocodylus acutus) at Tuna Aquaculture Center Carranza (Peru)

Source and credit: Oscar  Del Valle  Ayala (Peru)  through: Wilder Rodrìguez Arteaga

English translation: Abdel Rahman El Gamal

Activities in Progress:

  • There are 288 specimens of different ages (12 babies, 4 players, 8 adults, 18 pre-adults and 246 juveniles).
  • Adaptation of American Alligator in controlled environments
  • Reproduction and management of American Alligator in captivity, and closing their life cycle.
  • Promotes ecotourism in the region.
  • Development and consolidation of the technology related to breeding in captivity
  • Consolidation of Zoocriadero as prime tourist attraction in the region
  • Receiving 25,000 annual visitors, both domestic and foreigners

 There is a Spanish version

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