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
Acari National Park 2016 896,407 Amazonas Amazon
2 Amazônia National Park 1974 9,940 Amazonas / Pará Amazon
Anavilhanas National Park 1981 350,470 Amazonas Amazon
3 Alto Cariri National Park 2010 182 Bahia Atlantic Forest
4 Aparados da Serra National Park 1959 102 Rio Grande do Sul / Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
5 Araguaia National Park 1959 5,623 Tocantins Amazon
6 Araucárias National Park 2005 128 Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
7 Boa Nova National Park 2010 142 Bahia Atlantic Forest
8 Brasília National Park 1961 300 Distrito Federal Cerrado
9 Cabo Orange National Park 1980 6,190 Amapá Amazon
10 Campos Amazônicos National Park 2006 8,760 Rondônia Amazon
11 Campos Gerais National Park 2006 215 Paraná Atlantic Forest
12 Caparaó National Park 1961 318 Espírito Santo/Minas Gerais Atlantic Forest
13 Cavernas do Peruaçu National Park 1999 568 Minas Gerais Cerrado
14 Chapada das Mesas National Park 2005 1,600 Maranhão Cerrado
15 Chapada Diamantina National Park 1985 1,520 Bahia Caatinga
16 Chapada dos Guimarães National Park 1989 330 Mato Grosso Pantanal
17 Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park 1961 600 Goiás Cerrado
18 Descobrimento National Park 1999 211 Bahia Atlantic Forest
19 Emas National Park 1961 1,318 Goiás Cerrado
20 Fernando de Noronha Marine National Park 1988 112 Pernambuco Coastal marine
21 Furna Feia National Park 2012 85 Rio Grande do Norte Caatinga
22 Grande Sertão Veredas National Park 1989 833 Bahia / Minas Gerais Cerrado
Guaricana National Park 2014 49,300 Paraná Atlantic Forest
23 Iguaçu National Park 1939 1,852 Paraná Atlantic Forest
24 Ilha Grande National Park 1997 788 Mato Grosso do Sul / Paraná Pantanal
Ilhas dos Currais Marine National Park 2013 1,360 Paraná Coastal marine
25 Itatiaia National Park 1937 300 Minas Gerais / Rio de Janeiro Atlantic Forest
26 Jamanxim National Park 2006 8,597 Pará Amazon
27 Jaú National Park 1980 22,720 Amazonas Amazon
28 Jericoacoara National Park 2002 200 Ceará Coastal marine
29 Jurubatiba Sandbank National Park 1996 148 Rio de Janeiro Coastal marine
30 Juruena National Park 2006 19,602 Amazonas / Mato Grosso Amazon
31 Lagoa do Peixe National Park 1986 344 Rio Grande do Sul Coastal marine
32 Lençóis Maranhenses National Park 1981 1,550 Maranhão Coastal marine
33 Mapinguari National Park 2008 15,624 Rondônia Amazon
34 Monte Pascoal National Park 1961 225 Bahia Atlantic Forest
35 Monte Roraima National Park 1989 1,160 Roraima Amazon
36 Nascentes do Lago Jari National Park 2008 8,121 Amazonas Amazon
37 Nascentes do Rio Parnaíba National Park 2002 7,298 Bahia / Maranhão / Piauí / Tocantins Cerrado
38 Pacaás Novos National Park 1979 7,658 Rondônia Amazon
39 Pantanal Matogrossense National Park 1971 1,350 Mato Grosso / Mato Grosso do Sul Pantanal
40 Pau Brasil National Park 2000 115 Bahia Atlantic Forest
42 Pico da Neblina National Park 1979 22,000 Amazonas Amazon
Rio Novo National Park 2006 538,151 Pará Amazon
44 Saint-Hilaire/Lange National Park 2001 245 Paraná Atlantic Forest
45 São Joaquim National Park 1961 493 Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
46 Sempre Vivas National Park 2002 1,245 Minas Gerais Cerrado
47 Serra da Bocaina National Park 1974 1,318 Rio de Janeiro / São Paulo Atlantic Forest
48 Serra da Bodoquena National Park 2000 764 Mato Grosso do Sul Cerrado
49 Serra da Canastra National Park 1972 2,000 Minas Gerais Cerrado
50 Serra da Capivara National Park 1979 979 Piauí Atlantic Forest
51 Serra da Cutia National Park 2001 2,836 Rondônia Amazon
52 Serra da Mocidade National Park 1998 805 Roraima Amazon
53 Serra das Confusões National Park 1998 8,234 Piauí Caatinga
54 Serra das Lontras National Park 2010 113 Bahia Atlantic Forest
55 Serra de Itabaiana National Park 2005 79 Sergipe Atlantic Forest
56 Serra do Cipó National Park 1984 310 Minas Gerais Cerrado
57 Serra do Divisor National Park 1989 8,430 Acre Amazon
Serra do Gandarela National Park 2014 31,284 Minas Gerais Atlantic Forest
58 Serra do Itajaí National Park 2004 573 Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
59 Serra do Pardo National Park 2005 4,473 Pará Amazon
60 Serra dos Órgãos National Park 1939 110 Rio de Janeiro Atlantic Forest
61 Serra Geral National Park 1992 173 Rio Grande do Sul / Santa Catarina Atlantic Forest
62 Sete Cidades National Park 1961 62 Piauí Caatinga
63 Superagüi National Park 1989 210 Paraná Coastal marine
64 Tijuca National Park 1961 39 Rio de Janeiro Atlantic Forest
65 Tumucumaque National Park 2002 38,874 Amapá / Pará Amazon
66 Ubajara National Park 1959 62 Ceará Caatinga
67 Vale do Catimbau National Park 2002 623 Pernambuco Caatinga
68 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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