Oso melero or kaaguaré
Location: it is situated in the northeast of Formosa province, in
the riverside of Pilcomayo River, and limits with Paraguay.
Surface: It covers a 47.754 hectares surface.
Created: was created in 1951 to protect grass, marshes, gully, little lakes and rainforests
in balcony, typical of the “Chaco Humedo” eco-region.
Plants: quebracho Colorado chaqueño, lapacho, urunday. oso melero, coaties, surucua comun, trepador
castaño, choca listada, carpenter bird, garzas, caiman overo, caiman negro,
Animals: three types of monkeys: “cai”, “caraya” and “mirikina”. oso melero, coaties, surucua
comun, trepador castaño, choca listada, carpenter bird, garzas, caiman overo, caiman negro, “boa curiyu” and
aquatic snakes like “ñacanina”. In the coasts develop large “pehuaiozales” and “pirizales”
where “carpinchos”, “coipos” and nutres can be saw.