Wiwilí de Nueva Segovia

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Wiwilí
Güigüilí
Municipality
Wiwilí is located in Nicaragua
Wiwilí
Wiwilí
Location in Nicaragua
Coordinates: 13°37′N 85°50′W / 13.617°N 85.833°W / 13.617; -85.833
Country  Nicaragua
Department Nueva Segovia Department
Area
 • Municipality 154 sq mi (398 km2)
Population (2005)
 • Municipality 16,344
 • Density 110/sq mi (41/km2)
 • Urban 3,467

Wiwilí de Nueva Segovia (Spanish pronunciation: [wiwiˈli ðe ˈnweβa seˈɣoβja]) is a municipality in the Nueva Segovia Department of Nicaragua.

Nicaraguan sources say it was founded in the 1920s. Wiwili de Nueva Segovia is on the west bank of the Rio Coco; Wiwili de Jinotega is on the eastern bank. Wiwili borders the Bosawas National Natural Resource Reserve, the largest protected area in Central America.

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Coordinates: 13°37′N 85°50′W / 13.617°N 85.833°W / 13.617; -85.833