The discovery of the Tocantins River
and its penetration started at the beginning of the sixteenth century and intensified in the following one, both from its mouth and the source.
The dam's hydroelectric Serra da Mesa was closed in 1996 in the upper Tocantins River
and became the largest reservoir in the country by volume of water and the fifth in the flooded area (Albrecht et al.
kelberi Hybrids piquiti monoculus temensis Paranapanema 7 river - Capivara Hydroelectric Plant Reservoir - Alvorada do Sul, Paraná State Solimões river - 6 Manaus, Amazonas State Tocantins river
- 7 7 Porto Nacional (Lajeado Reservoir), Ipueiras and Pedro Afonso, Tocantins State Tietê river - 7 Mário Lopes Leão Hydroelectric Plant Reservoir - Promissão, São Paulo State Paraná river - 16 11 upper Paraná river floodplain - Porto Rico and Itaipu Reservoir, Paraná State São Lucas do Rio 4 Verde fishing pond - Mato Grosso State Table 2.
MAB representatives included people from communities threatened by planned dams in the central Amazon who had travelled for up to a week by boat and bus to reach Curitiba; farmers displaced by Itaparica Dam who have just filed a claim with the World Bank's inspection panel, arguing that Bank financing of the dam violated its rules on resettlement and environmental protection; people living downstream of the huge Tucurul Dam in the eastern Amazon, who have suffered filthy water, an explosion in mosquitoes and increased disease since the Tocantins River
was impounded; and representatives of the rural communities in the Uruguay River basin which have been successfully fighting a proposed complex of 22 dams for 20 years.
Using some of this information, Rio Capim Caulim was formed in mid-1992 to carry out exploration of areas located in Para State, east of the Tocantins River
Suzuki, unpublished), period that coincides with that of Tocantins River
(Medeiros et al.
In 1984, the Brazilian government completed construction of the Tucurui Dam on the Tocantins River
in the Amazon basin.
Last December 29, in what may have been Brazil's worst massacre of the twentieth century, military police opened fire on about 3,000 unarmed demonstrators who were occupying a bridge over the Tocantins River
at Maraba, in the northern state of Par&.
9 cm) found in headwaters of the Parana, Sao Francisco and Tocantins river
basins, restricted to lotic environments with the presence of riparian vegetation (LIMA et al.
Feeding of Cichla monoculus Spix, 1829 (Teleostei: Cichlidae) during and after reservoir formation in the Tocantins River
The Tocantins River
forms, with the River Araguaia, a large delta in the main channel of the Amazon River nearly 200 km from the Atlantic Ocean.
There are several river channels (similar depth ranges as in Afua) and flooded areas, influenced mainly by the Tocantins River
Introduced populations of Cichla piquiti presented in the upper Parana river floodplain, Itaipu and Promissao reservoir, share exclusive monomorphic nuclear markers with the population of Tocantins river
Its original area of occurrence is the Araguaia and Tocantins River
drainages (Kullander and Ferreira, 2006).
It is a large area in the western and extreme northwestern part of the state at the confluence of the Araguaia and Tocantins rivers