Serra da Capivara
The park is located in the south east of the Piauí State. Its name means Capybara Hills in Portuguese.
It was listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1991
Flora and fauna
Capivara is the only national park where the vegetation known as Caatinga flourishes.
Hot and dry.
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