Mata, Rio Grande do Sul

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Mata
Portal de mata.JPG
Flag of Mata
Flag
Official seal of Mata
Seal
Location in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Location in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Mata is located in Brazil
Mata
Mata
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 29°33′57″S 54°27′36″W / 29.56583°S 54.46000°W / -29.56583; -54.46000Coordinates: 29°33′57″S 54°27′36″W / 29.56583°S 54.46000°W / -29.56583; -54.46000
Country Brazil
Region South
State Rio Grande do Sul
Government
 • Mayor Sergio Roni Bruning
Area
 • Total 312.120 km2 (120.510 sq mi)
Elevation 127 m (417 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 5,111
 • Density 16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)

Mata is a town in Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil.

Paleontology[edit]

The city of Mata has large deposits of petrified trees.

Museum of the city that have fossils:

  1. Museum Daniel Cargnin.
  2. Palaeobotanical Garden in Mata


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