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Serra da Canastra National Park

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Serra da Canastra National Park is a national park in the Canastra Mountains of the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil.LocationSerra da Canastra National Park is in the south west of Minas Gerais to the north of Rio Grande. It is in the Cerrado biome. The park was created by decree 70.355 on 3 April 1972, with. It is administered by the Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation (ICMBio). It lies in the municipalities of São Roque de Minas, Sacramento, Capitólio, Vargem Bonita, São João Batista do Glória and Delfinópolis in the state of Minas Gerais. As of 2016 only of the park in the tableland of Canastra had been regularized, with former owners indemnified.TopologyThe park lies on the watershed between the São Francisco and Paraná rivers. It preserves the headwaters of the São Francisco River, which flows east from the park. In the south it feeds the Rio Grande and in the north the Araguari River, which rises in the park and is a tributary of the Paranaíba River. The Rio Grande and Paranaíba flow west and join to form the Paraná.
Serra da Canastra National Park is in State of Minas Gerais (MG). Put Serra da Canastra National Park at the heart of your travel plans by using our Brazil vacation planner .
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