List of national parks of Brazil

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A List of national parks of Brazil follows. National parks are a legally-defined type of protected area of Brazil.[1]

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National parks of Brazil

List[edit]

Name Year Area (km²) State Biome
1 Abrolhos Marine National Park 1983 688 Bahia Coastal marine
2 Acari National Park 2016 8,964 Amazonas Amazon
3 Amazônia National Park 1974 9,940 Amazonas / Pará Amazon
4 Anavilhanas National Park 1981 3,505 Amazonas Amazon
5 Alto Cariri National Park 2010 182 Bahia Atlantic Forest
6 Aparados da Serra National Park 1959 102 Rio Grande do Sul / Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
7 Araguaia National Park 1959 5,623 Tocantins Amazon
8 Araucárias National Park 2005 128 Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
9 Boa Nova National Park 2010 142 Bahia Atlantic Forest
10 Brasília National Park 1961 300 Distrito Federal Cerrado
11 Cabo Orange National Park 1980 6,190 Amapá Amazon
12 Campos Amazônicos National Park 2006 8,760 Rondônia Amazon
13 Campos Gerais National Park 2006 215 Paraná Atlantic Forest
14 Caparaó National Park 1961 318 Espírito Santo/Minas Gerais Atlantic Forest
15 Catimbau National Park 2002 623 Pernambuco Caatinga
16 Cavernas do Peruaçu National Park 1999 568 Minas Gerais Cerrado
17 Chapada das Mesas National Park 2005 1,600 Maranhão Cerrado
18 Chapada Diamantina National Park 1985 1,520 Bahia Caatinga
19 Chapada dos Guimarães National Park 1989 330 Mato Grosso Pantanal
20 Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park 1961 600 Goiás Cerrado
21 Descobrimento National Park 1999 211 Bahia Atlantic Forest
22 Emas National Park 1961 1,318 Goiás Cerrado
23 Fernando de Noronha Marine National Park 1988 112 Pernambuco Coastal marine
24 Furna Feia National Park 2012 85 Rio Grande do Norte Caatinga
25 Grande Sertão Veredas National Park 1989 833 Bahia / Minas Gerais Cerrado
26 Guaricana National Park 2014 493 Paraná Atlantic Forest
27 Iguaçu National Park 1939 1,852 Paraná Atlantic Forest
28 Ilha Grande National Park 1997 788 Mato Grosso do Sul / Paraná Pantanal
29 Ilhas dos Currais Marine National Park 2013 1,360 Paraná Coastal marine
30 Itatiaia National Park 1937 300 Minas Gerais / Rio de Janeiro Atlantic Forest
31 Jamanxim National Park 2006 8,597 Pará Amazon
32 Jaú National Park 1980 22,720 Amazonas Amazon
33 Jericoacoara National Park 2002 200 Ceará Coastal marine
34 Jurubatiba Sandbank National Park 1996 148 Rio de Janeiro Coastal marine
35 Juruena National Park 2006 19,602 Amazonas / Mato Grosso Amazon
36 Lagoa do Peixe National Park 1986 344 Rio Grande do Sul Coastal marine
37 Lençóis Maranhenses National Park 1981 1,550 Maranhão Coastal marine
38 Mapinguari National Park 2008 15,624 Rondônia Amazon
39 Monte Pascoal National Park 1961 225 Bahia Atlantic Forest
40 Monte Roraima National Park 1989 1,160 Roraima Amazon
41 Nascentes do Lago Jari National Park 2008 8,121 Amazonas Amazon
42 Nascentes do Rio Parnaíba National Park 2002 7,298 Bahia /Maranhão / Piauí / Tocantins Cerrado
43 Pacaás Novos National Park 1979 7,658 Rondônia Amazon
44 Pantanal Matogrossense National Park 1971 1,350 Mato Grosso / Mato Grosso do Sul Pantanal
45 Pau Brasil National Park 2000 115 Bahia Atlantic Forest
46 Pico da Neblina National Park 1979 22,000 Amazonas Amazon
47 Rio Novo National Park 2006 5,382 Pará Amazon
48 Saint-Hilaire/Lange National Park 2001 245 Paraná Atlantic Forest
49 São Joaquim National Park 1961 493 Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
50 Sempre Vivas National Park 2002 1,245 Minas Gerais Cerrado
51 Serra da Bocaina National Park 1974 1,318 Rio de Janeiro / São Paulo Atlantic Forest
52 Serra da Bodoquena National Park 2000 764 Mato Grosso do Sul Cerrado
53 Serra da Canastra National Park 1972 2,000 Minas Gerais Cerrado
54 Serra da Capivara National Park 1979 979 Piauí Atlantic Forest
55 Serra da Cutia National Park 2001 2,836 Rondônia Amazon
56 Serra da Mocidade National Park 1998 805 Roraima Amazon
57 Serra das Confusões National Park 1998 8,234 Piauí Caatinga
58 Serra das Lontras National Park 2010 113 Bahia Atlantic Forest
59 Serra de Itabaiana National Park 2005 79 Sergipe Atlantic Forest
60 Serra do Cipó National Park 1984 310 Minas Gerais Cerrado
61 Serra do Divisor National Park 1989 8,430 Acre Amazon
62 Serra do Gandarela National Park 2014 313 Minas Gerais Atlantic Forest
63 Serra do Itajaí National Park 2004 573 Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
64 Serra do Pardo National Park 2005 4,473 Pará Amazon
65 Serra dos Órgãos National Park 1939 110 Rio de Janeiro Atlantic Forest
66 Serra Geral National Park 1992 173 Rio Grande do Sul / Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
67 Sete Cidades National Park 1961 62 Piauí Caatinga
68 Superagui National Park 1989 210 Paraná Coastal marine
69 Tijuca National Park 1961 39 Rio de Janeiro Atlantic Forest
70 Tumucumaque Mountains National Park 2002 38,874 Amapá / Pará Amazon
71 Ubajara National Park 1959 62 Ceará Caatinga
72 Viruá National Park 1998 2,159 Roraima Amazon

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ariane Janér: The National Parks of Brazil, EcoBrasil - Brazilian Ecotourism Association

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