Biodiversity on the Mekong – from Luang Prabang to Vientiane
The Mekong has more species of fish than anywhere else in the world except the Amazon. Follow scientists as they survey this extraordinary living supermarket.
The Mekong River has more species of fish than anywhere else in the world except the Amazon. More than 60 million people depend on this living supermarket for their livelihoods. Follow a team of scientists as they carry out a fish survey from Luang Prabang down to Vientiane, passing the controversial site of the Xayabouli Dam.