Mo was born on the river and has spent many years taking small groups on adventures. He is acquainted not only with the river and the flora and fauna of the Amazon, but having spent his life up and down the same river and its tributaries, he knows the people and legends. Today, Mo and his family run the company with its 05 riverboats.
Naturalist, “Junior” Fortes holds a marters degree in biology from the University of Manaus. He and his family have led most of the major scientific expeditions in the last 30 years, including groups from New York Botanical Society, Bats international and universitirs such as Howard, Grinnell, University of Houston and UC Riverside.