Furna Feia National Park

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Furna Feia National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Map showing the location of Furna Feia National Park
Map showing the location of Furna Feia National Park
Coordinates 5°3′30″S 37°30′39″W / 5.05833°S 37.51083°W / -5.05833; -37.51083Coordinates: 5°3′30″S 37°30′39″W / 5.05833°S 37.51083°W / -5.05833; -37.51083
Area 8,500 ha
Established 2012

The Furna Feia National Park, in the Brazillian state of Rio Grande do Norte, was announced on World Environment Day in 2012. It covers an area of 8,500 hectares (21,000 acres) and the largest cave system in the state is contained in the park.[1]

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  1. ^ "Brazil Declares New Nature Reserves, Forest Fears Persist". Environment News Service. 5 June 2012. Archived from the original on 4 Nov 2012. Retrieved 6 June 2012.