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Plastic containers act as bouys to mark shallow areas in the Lagoa da Tijuca. However, these cans also harbor mosquitos. The continued development of Barra da Tijuca also means worsening pollution in its waterways as there is not a concurrent improvement of infrastructure. Fishermen claim that raw sewage is dumped from the high rise condominiums into the canals that feed the lake.