Artículos de revistas
Os conhecimentos tradicional e científico do Saco do Arraial, estuário da Lagoa do Patos (RS)
BOLETIM DO INSTITUTO DE PESCA, v.35, n.3, p.359-372, 2009
MOURA, Gustavo Goulart Moreira
DIEGUES, Antonio Carlos Sant'Ana
Ethno-sciences study the logical behind the traditional population knowledge about environmental process. This case study aims at describing the ethno-knowledge of artisanal fishermen on the hydrodynamics of the estuary around Coreia community (Saco do Arraial), located in Dos Patos Lagoon, in southern Brazil, from an ethnooceangraphic perspective. For this purpose, mental maps, open-ended and in-depth semi-structured interviewing and participative research have been used. As well as scientific knowledge, rains and winds were had main hydrodynamic effort of Saco do Arraial, although astronomic influence in located hydrodynamic has been just a perception of traditional knowledge. Soon, these data have shown another important way to perceive the Patos Lagoon.