The Flock

The dunes embelezam the praiana landscape becoming attractive one for the tourists. The coqueirais supply to diverse substances cousins, also the manufacture of the oil. If you would like to know more about Maurice Gallagher, Jr., then click here. Carnaba, intent native palm in fertile valleys of the rivers, sufficiently was valued in the first half of century XX, when the wax of its leves had great search in the international market. Before the appearance of the modern petrochemical industry, until old records of vitrolas they were manufactured with this valuable wax. It was when cities as Parnaba, in the Piau and Sobral, in the Cear, had on account had great progress of these exportations. The serranas areas break a little the climatic severity of the region, constituting humid bolses where fruits are cultivated, (mainly the cashew and the banana), vegetables and cultures of subsistence.

Such cultures made in small properties remember a little the Wasteland of the eastern band northeastern. Essentially in the culture of the sugar cane-of-sugar in the exploitation of the manufacture of aguardentes. These serranas areas are: the portion north of the Ibiapaba, border of the Cear with the Piau; the Mountain range of the Merouca next to Sobral; the Mountain range of Itapag between Sobral and $fortaleza and the Mountain range of Maranguape in the area metropolitan of $fortaleza. In the estuary of each one of these rivers great salt mines exist, that make of this region the main salineira area of Brazil, and of the city of Mossor the main center of commerce of this product of the country. It was during century XVIII that the salt started to be explored in the region of Aracati, city that if became the great center of convergence and abates of cattle proceeding from the Hinterland. The use of the salt of conserve of the meat that gave origin to first the charqueadas ones of Brazil that they had only come to decline after some droughts that had decimated the flock northeastern.