Project Fauna (partner project)

Project Fauna was a  collaborative effort by university researchers and the indigenous peoples of the Rupununi region of Guyana and the Raposa/Serra do Sol region of Roraima, Brazil to describe wildlife diversity and abundance and interactions between these elements and indigenous culture.

Please visit the lab page at The site is being added with  Project Fauna’s Guyana bibliographic productions, including Rupununi Village Atlases, Rupununi Animals and Fruit Guides with Makushi, Wapishana, Creole and scientific names.  They also include guides on how communities can monitor wildlife, carbon stocks, vegetation and more. All this is under the section titled “Communities”.

Photographs are available at