Iguazu waterfalls tourism is a national park

Tuesday, June 19th 2012. | Argentina

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 Iguazu

Iguazu is a semicircular waterfall, in the heart of this site is about 80 m and 2,700 m in diameter and located in the basal line includes the border between Argentina and Brazil. Iguazu is a name (Tupi-Guarani) original, which means the Great Waters. Consists of many waterfalls produce large sprays of water, is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world. Surrounding subtropical rainforest has over 2,000 species of vascular plants and is home to wildlife typical of the region: tapirs, giant anteaters, monkeys big mistake, ocelots, jaguars and Cayman.Situs consists of national parks and national reserves in the province of Misiones, northeastern Argentina. Iguazu River forms the northern boundary of both reserves and parks, and also the southern boundary of the Iguacu National Park World Heritage site in Brazil. Iguazu Falls span the border between Argentina and Brazil. About 80 m and 3 km wide, consists of a lot of water down the waterfall to produce a wide spray of water and produced one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world. vegetation most of the rich subtropical wet forest lianas and epithytes, although the forest has a diversity of species is less when compared with others in Brazil and parts of Paraguay. Nonethless, more than 2,000 species of vascular plants have been identified. Vegitation about falling very luxurious for a constant spray.

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Iguazu has  a distinctive fauna of the region and include the tapir, coati, tamandua, Raccon. The site is very rich in bird speices with nearly half the bird species found in Argentina there. Threatened mammals such as the Ocelot, jaguar and leopard cat numbers between carnivores, and the giant anteater and otter are also found in Brazil. Primates including black capuchin monkeys Howler closed and dark. There are also small populations of broad-nosed rare and endangered caiman Brazilian merganser (sawbill duck). First group in this region is Caingangues India. Tupi tribe was dislodged by Guaranies who created the name Iguazu (Big Air). The first Europeans to reach the falls was the Spanish Don Alvar Nunes Cabeza de Vaca in 1541 and about 10 years later the Spanish and Portuguese colonization began. At least two archaeological sites of particular interest in taman.di Below is a picture Iguazu.

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