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The Course of Identification of Fishes from River Ecosystems of Portugal is held annually at the National Museum of Natural History and Science, in collaboration with leading experts from the different groups of fish. More that 50 students from different universities in Portugal, institutions, environmental consulting companies and municipalities have already participated in previous editions of this course. This intensive course, lasting a week, aims to deepen the knowledge on existing fish communities in Portuguese river ecosystems. The course has a strong practical component, teaching participants to know and learn to identify 65 native and exotic species of Portugal.
Course organization offers to SIBIC members an exclusive discount of 25 € at registration.


ACUITEC SL, a company specialized in the marketing of technical and aquaculture material also markets since its founding in 1989 electrofishing equipment and other products associated with aquatic studies. ACUITEC SL wishes to support SIBIC with two exclusive promotions for members:

  • 10% discount on Courses on Safety and Techniques of Electrofishing in Rivers. These courses are designed for field personnel involved in electrofishing surveys and are taught at introductory and training levels. Courses are organized when and where the customer requires, provided that it meets a minimum group. For more information visit
  • Gift of a personal protective equipment consisting of neoprene waders, a pair of gloves for electrical protection and polarized glasses with the purchase of a electrofishing device.