Cerrado Protected Areas, Brazil
Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks are located in the centre of Brazil’s Ebara, 300 km north of Brasilia, Brazil. They are administratively affiliated with Goias and have a core protected area of 655 km2. The two heritage sites in the Cerrado region are characteristic animal and plant habitats and one of the world’s longest-growing and richest tropical ecosystems. The Cerrado Conservation Area has been regarded as a refuge for numerous species.