Kathleen Keith ("Spinyarn") has passed along some details of a meeting in Guadalajara this past August, including information about the Boca del Cerro dam project. According to this report, the dam would be 135 meters (tall?) and provide the equivalent of 31% of the total electric power generation of Mexico. We've heard a figure of 2% of total electric power. I'll post the entire email below.
To: Alfonso Morales
Cc: Bonnie Bade
Sent: Monday, October 21, 2002 11:30 PM
Subject: Usumacinta Dan Project underway!
I just ran across this information in a magazine I get. I don't
know if any of you in the archaeological community have heard of this or
not, but I think it needs the widest circulation possible and SOON! ...
Kathleen Keith in Louisville Kentucky