Parana River


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Noun1.Parana River - a South American riverParana River - a South American river; tributary of Rio de la Plata
Argentina, Argentine Republic - a republic in southern South America; second largest country in South America
Brasil, Brazil, Federative Republic of Brazil - the largest Latin American country and the largest Portuguese speaking country in the world; located in the central and northeastern part of South America; world's leading coffee exporter
Paraguay, Republic of Paraguay - a landlocked republic in south central South America; achieved independence from Spain in 1811
Guaira, Guaira Falls, Sete Quedas - a great waterfall on the border between Brazil and Paraguay
Urubupunga, Urubupunga Falls - a waterfall in the Parana river in Brazil
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State prosecutors say they wanted to question him about a gun they found on the blood-stained boat, which they seized on the Parana river as part of an ongoing criminal investigation.
From then on, a narrow strip of land stretching between Santa Fe on the lower Parana river and Mar del Plata on the Atlantic coast, came to house half the entire Argentine population on just three per cent of its territory and in one of the most successful examples anywhere of immigration, diversity and integration.
2007), underwent a massive invasion due to the formation of the Itaipu Reservoir, which eliminated the natural geographic barrier Salto de Sete Quedas (Julio Jr, Dei Tos, Agostinho, & Pavanelli, 2009), which had separated the faunas of the middle and upper Parana River.
In The Middle Parana River floodplain (Argentina), this species inhabits the vicinity of permanent and temporary lentic water bodies, with an intensive reproduction phase during the summer (Sanchez et al.
Morphometrical changes of the Parana river floodplain lakes and their incidence in the ictical diversity.
ogunnus has been recorded in the Parana River basin in hydroelectric plant reservoirs and in flood plain areas (Reid and Pinto-Coelho, 1994; Matsumura-Tundisi and Silva, 2002; Lansac-Toha et al.
These differences have been observed for other species of Leporinus in the Upper Parana River basin reservoirs, such as Leporinus friderici in the Itaipu and Corumba reservoirs (Lopes, Benedito-Cecilio, & Agostinho, 2000), and L.
On the Paraguayan side, in turn, the exuberant nature of the border region along the Parana River offers attractive with great potential for tourist exploration.
falkneti in the upper Parana River basin by Garrone Neto & Uieda (2012).
The Three Gorges dam is the world's largest power plant by installed capacity with 22,500 megawatts, a third more than Itaipu, on the Parana river.
Some aspects of the ecology of fish larva in the floodplain of high Parana River.
In Brazil, it was the Parana River which caused the majority of the damage.