Photographer's Note

The State Park of Guarita was created in 1971 through the efforts of several local environmentalists seeking to protect this great geological setting and environmental landscape. This site also has great cultural and economic importance, and reference in local environmental and recreational receiving annually approximately 30,000 visitors. Since 1996 State of the park Guarita then administered by SETUR / RS, is now administered by the Municipal Department of the Environment (SMMAM ), the environmental agency of Torres Municipality, through the granting of use.

O Parque Estadual da Guarita foi criado em 1971 atravs do empenho de vrios ambientalistas locais buscando proteger este cenrio geolgico de grande valor ambiental e paisagstico. Este local tambm possui grande importncia cultural e econmica, sendo referncia no lazer ambiental local e recebendo anualmente aproximadamente 30.000 visitantes.Desde 1996 o parque Estadual da Guarita, ento administrado pela SETUR/RS, passou a ser administrado pela Secretaria Municipal do Meio Ambiente (SMMAM), rgo ambiental da Prefeitura Municipal de Torres, atravs de concesso de uso.

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