Sustaining Freshwater for People and Nature: Applications of the Freshwater Health Index in Latin America


Maira Ometto Bezerra1, Lina Serrano2, Derek Vollmer1, Natalia Acero3, Eddy Mendoza4, Lina Zuluaga5, Bruno Coutinho6, Maria Clara Marques7, Antonio Boveda4, Ivo Encomenderos8, Octavio Rodríguez5, Patricia Bejarano3, Yolanda Gómez5, Luisa Cusgüen5, Fernando Ribeiro6, Yara Valverde6, Kashif Shaad1, Sarah Hauck9, Jose Luis Del Castillo Castillo2, Francisco Daniel Hernandez Salinas Sr2, Eliana Yalid Torres2, Ramón González-Bravo Sr2, Rodolfo Montelongo2, Aldo I. Ramírez2 and Conservation International Team, (1)Conservation International, Moore Center for Science, Arlington, VA, United States, (2)Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, Water Center for Latin America and the Caribbean, Monterrey, Mexico, (3)Conservation International Colombia, Bogota, Colombia, (4)Conservation International Peru, Lima, Peru, (5)Independent, Bogota, Colombia, (6)Conservation International Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, (7)Independent, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, (8)Conservation International Peru, Moyobamba, Peru, (9)Conservation International, Moore Center for Science, Boulder, United States