Araguaia River


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Related to Araguaia River: Tocantins River, Amazon River, Paraguay River
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a river in central Brazil that flows generally northward (with many falls) to join the Tocantins River

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All plants were collected along the tributaries of the Araguaia river, at the municipality of Torixoreu, state of Mato Grosso, Brazil (S 16[degrees]18'58,6"; W 52[degrees]56'02,1").
Hrbek said scientists concluded the large dolphin was a new species by analyzing and comparing DNA samples of several types of dolphins from the Amazon and Araguaia river basins.
We hypothesized that exposure to the Araguaia River played a role in the chain of events resulting in ocular disease.
Ten specimens of pirarucu (Arapaima gigas), with a total average length of 74 cm, captured in lakes in the Araguaia River in the region of Sao Miguel do Araguaia, state of Goias (under permit no.
The Santa Isabel dam, planned for the Araguaia River, would flood an ecological reserve, displace 7,000 people and destroy the culture of the indigenous Surui-Aiwekar tribe.
There, he was to meet with Karaja Indians, visit an environmental research station backed by power stations in England and Wales and tour a turtle conservation project on the Araguaia River.
Throughout the 1960s, settlements were established on both sides of the Belem-Brasilia motorway and alongside the Araguaia river, concentrating in the county of Conceicao do Araguaia.
A native of Mato Grosso, Rondon was soon directing the work, setting up posts and stringing cable after clearing a path thirty meters wide across a 550-kilometer path east from Cuiaba to the Araguaia River, the border between Mato Grosso and the state of Goias.
One of the most important Brazilian floodplains is that of the Araguaia River, located in the Cerrado Domain, in the Center-West region.
SUSPENSION AND BED LOAD SEDIMENTS QUANTIFICATION IN MIDDLE ARAGUAIA RIVER
Phytoplankton diversity (alpha, beta, and gamma) from the Araguaia River tropical floodplain lakes (central Brazil).