Tamarana

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Tamarana
Municipality
Flag of Tamarana
Flag
Location within Paraná
Location within Paraná
Tamarana is located in Brazil
Tamarana
Tamarana
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 23°43′22″S 51°05′49″W / 23.72278°S 51.09694°W / -23.72278; -51.09694Coordinates: 23°43′22″S 51°05′49″W / 23.72278°S 51.09694°W / -23.72278; -51.09694
Country  Brazil
State Paraná
Founded 1919
Area
 • Total 466.10 km2 (179.96 sq mi)
Elevation 770 m (2,530 ft)
Population (2004)
 • Total 10,166
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) BRST (UTC-2)

Tamarana is a small municipality in the state of Paraná, Brazil. This smalltown's main activities are camp cultive, domestic animal creations and tourism. The actual mayor is Roberto Dias Siena, son of the politician Edison Siena, who was the first mayor of the municipality, in 1996. The second mayor was Paulo Mitio Nakaoka, succeced by Roberto Siena later. The nature in Tamarana is notable, many rivers and tourism places are there, like Estância Tamarana and many others. There is too an Indian Reserve of Apucaraninha, where native people live. Tamarana is next to Londrina, Ortigueira and other cities.