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Thiago Belisario Daraujo Couto

Postdoctoral Associate

Institute of Environment


Thiago B. A. Couto is a freshwater ecologist and conservationist passionate about rivers and tropical fishes. He is currently a postdoctoral associate at the FIU Institute of Environment and a member of the Tropical Rivers Lab, where he is working on varied projects on citizen science, fish migrations and fisheries management in the Amazon Basin. Thiago received his PhD in Aquatic and Fishery Sciences from the University of Washington (2020) and his master's degree in Ecology from the Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia - Brazil (2013).