The megadam`s project on Balastraits, planned by the Banzer-government, was cancelled. So an ecological disaster was prevented.

At the moment they speak in Rurrenabaque about new building of the runway, about shore`s fixing similar to San Buenaventura and about building a bridge over the River of Rio Beni. But as it is in Bolivia - the mills of God grind slowly.

February 2007: All public employed rangers of the protectorates Pilon Lajas and Madidi National Park haven`t got their wages for several months. Accordingly is the motivation. Due to shortage of petrol for the motor boots some ranger camps on the outside guards are not filled…

That`s why the doors are wide open for tourist guides without licence, illegal woodcutters, poachers and gold diggers. But the situation is to ease off in the next months.

Projekt Regenzeit in San Buenaventura
Projekt Regenzeit in San Buenaventura
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