Pantanal Wetlands Brazil; The Largest Freshwater Wetland Ecosystems in the World


Pantanal Wetlands Brazil Pictures
Pantanal Wetlands Brazil Pictures. @mikeontheroad.fr

Just south of the Amazon Basin, there is a river delta that is enclosed within the large land – called the Pantanal. A total of approximately 140,000 to 195,000 square miles, the Pantanal is fed by tropical rains that occurred in November and March. When the rainfall is high, the Pantanal is worrying a lot of water that turns it into a largest freshwater wetland ecosystems in the world. When compared with the total area of ​​France, the Pantanal covers the half wide. Being home to a variety of ecology, birds, and other animals, the Pantanal is one of Brazil’s major tourist attractions to be visited.

Pantanal Wetlands Brazil Pictures

Pantanal Wetlands Brazil Pictures. @mikeontheroad.fr

During the rainy season, the rain water will flow from the highlands to the Pantanal, and then inundate many low-lying areas and creating small islands on the surface of the water called cordilleras attracted so many kinds of animals. The water level will reach 2 to 5 meters in January or February and start to recede in March. Seasonal flooding makes the Pantanal into fertile land. Unfortunately, the existence of the Pantanal is threatened due to human activities, such as fishing, agriculture, livestock, and hunting.

Pantanal Brazil Pictures

Pantanal Brazil Pictures

Pantanal Brazil Nature Photography

Pantanal Brazil Nature Photography. @paradiseintheworld.com

Pantanal Wetlands Brazil Photo

Pantanal Wetlands Brazil Photo. @peruforless.com

Pantanal Wetlands Pictures

Pantanal Wetlands Pictures

Pantanal Wetlands Photography

Pantanal Wetlands Photography. @away.com

Pantanal Wetlands Animal Tiger

Pantanal Wetlands Animal Tiger. @pantanal.de

Pantanal Wetlands Animal Aligathor

Pantanal Wetlands Animal Alligathor. @ironammonite.com

Pantanal Animal Photo

Pantanal Animal Photo

Pantanal Animal Monkeys Photo

Pantanal Animal Monkeys Photo. @pantanal.de

Toco Toucan Pantanal Brazil Animal Bird

Toco Toucan Pantanal Brazil Animal Bird

Pantanal Wildlife Pictures

Pantanal Wildlife Pictures. @jod.uk.com

Pantanal Couple Birds Pictures

Pantanal Couple Birds Pictures

Pantanal Wildlife Fish Underwater

Pantanal Wildlife Fish Underwater. @brazil-ecotravel.com

Beautiful Pantanal Wildlife Bird Pictures

Beautiful Pantanal Wildlife Bird Pictures. @ciclismoclassico.com

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