The Peru Project

Site List

During the 18 day expedition 33 sites were sampled ranging from small streams to large rivers; land use types included forest, mixed use, agricultural, and urban areas.

To view data for an individual site, click on an entry in the Site Code column. To view the location of sampling sites visit the Site Map page.

Key to site description codes:

Watershed Condition Site Code Site Description Latitude Longitude Data Available
Forest Q2MIRADORCICRA Tributary to Los Amigos along CICRA trail Segundo Mirador -12.54728 -70.09837 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates
  QARA1 Tributary to Tambopata at ARA -12.88405 -69.39518 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates
  QARA3 Tributary to Tambopata at ARA -12.87934 -69.41312 Chemistry
  QATI2 Tributary to Madre de Dios at ATI -12.60422 -69.07282 Chemistry
  QATI8 Tributary to Madre de Dios at ATI -12.62165 -69.07238 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates, tracers
  QGATO Río Gato, Tributary to Tambopata -12.90395 -69.42187 Chemistry
  QINF5 Tributary to Tambopata near Infierno -12.6765 -69.2392 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates
  QMADEROCICRA Tributary to Los Amigos along CICRA trail Maderero -12.53578 -70.10594 Chemistry
  QMAQUIS2 Tributary to Los Amigos along CICRA trail Maquisapa -12.53481 -70.11889 Chemistry
  QMAQUISAPACICRA Tributary to Los Amigos along CICRA trail Maquisapa -12.53761 -70.11644 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates
  QMISI Quebrada Misisipi, Tributary to Tambopata -12.91185 -69.52127 Chemistry
  QTOMACICRA Tributary to the Los Amigos along CICRA trail Jean -12.56757 -70.0983 Chemistry
  QTRC2 Tributary to Tambopata at TRC -13.14016 -69.62032 Chemistry
  QTRC4 Tributary to Tambopata at TRC -13.1401 -69.62111 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates, tracers
  RINAMBARI Río Inambari at the mouth -12.71727 -69.74458 Chemistry
  RLATORRE Tributary to Tambopata at LaTorre -12.83478 -69.29586 Chemistry
  RLOSAMI Río de Los Amigos at the mouth near CICRA -12.57845 -70.07308 Chemistry, tracers
  RMADRECICRA Río Madre de Dios near CICRA -12.57092 -70.10184 Chemistry
  RMELAN Río Malinowsqui at the mouth -12.93832 -69.52717 Chemistry
  RTAMBOTRC Río Tambopata at TRC -13.13718 -69.60656 Chemistry
Mixed RMADREPMALDO Río Madre de Dios at Puerto Maldonado -12.59377 -69.16848 Chemistry, tracers
  RTAMBOMOUTH Río Tambopata at the mouth -12.59819 -69.16956 Chemistry
Agriculture Q3ESTRELLAS Tributary to Tambopata near Tres Estrellas -12.70431 -69.32619 Chemistry
  QABEJITAS Quebrada Abejitas, Tributary to Madre de Dios -12.37563 -69.12346 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates, tracers
  QINF2 Tributary to Tambopata near Infierno -12.66959 -69.23398 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates
  QINF3 Tributary to Tambopata near Infierno -12.666 -69.22278 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates, tracers
  QINF6 Tributary to Tambopata near Infierno -12.68935 -69.24088 Chemistry
  QINFIERNO Tributary to Tambopata near Infierno -12.71099 -69.22817 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates
  QKM14 Tributary to Tambopata near Puerto Maldonado -12.64025 -69.26674 Chemistry, macroinvertebrates
  QLOBOYOC Tributary to Madre Dios near Loboyoc -12.45243 -69.12813 Chemistry
Urban QLAJOYA Tributary to Tambopata at Puerto Maldonado -12.60038 -69.20277 Chemistry, tracers