Jan Fleischmann Wildlife & Action



Mineworkers in Potosi, Bolivia. The mountain situated at 4000 metres is called "El cerro rico".

He is 65 years old and one of the most experiened mineworkers.

He is 15 years old and works hard with the mining. But he likes his job.

Climbing down to another level in the mine.

One time Potosi was the most important deliver of silver to Spain.

On the way to "El cerro rico, we meat lljamas.

Every friday the miners meet to drink alcohol and to sacrifice cocaleaves to their Gods that protect them in the mountain.