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Table of Brazilian Protected Areas

Category   Number of units within each category

Size (Ha)

Biological Preserve

25

3,431,928

Ecological Station

29

3,660,882

National Park

52

16,632,358

Wildlife Refuge

1

128,521

Environmental Protection Area

29

7,635,061

Area of Relevant Ecological Interest

17

43,384

National Forest
63
17,378,915
Extractive Reserve
30
5,132,206

Natural Heritage Private Preserve

368

406,234

Fauna Reserve*
0
0
Sustainable Development Reserve*
0
0
Natural Monument*
0
0
TOTAL
614
54,449,489

* No Federal land has yet been declared in any of these categories, but these are official management categories.

 
 
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