Surveys of the Manu National Park and its buffer zone turned up 155 amphibian and 132 reptile species, 16 more than the 271 species documented in Ecuador’s Yasuní National Park in 2010.
Area is in the buffer zone of the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve, which is recognized as a Ramsar area.
Yarina’s women in Pacaya Samiria Reserve, are working in 2 projects of snails and bees management since 2011.
Madidi and Tipnis parks in the Bolivian Amazon could be exploited. Meanwhile, studies are stopped due to lack of environmental license.
Concession will allow traditional populations of conservation units of sustainable use, obtain credits for development projects farming and extractivism.