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Cachoeira ( Portuguese, meaning the waterfall), is an inland municipality of Bahia, Brazil, on the Paraguaçu River. The town exports sugar, cotton and tobacco and is a thriving commercial and industrial centre.

The municipality contains 56% of the Baía do Iguape Marine Extractive Reserve, created in 2000.

Cachoeira (disambiguation)

Cachoeira ( Portuguese meaning waterfall) may refer to several places in Brazil:

  • populated places:
    • Cachoeira, a city in Bahia state
    • Cachoeira Alta, Goiás
    • Cachoeira do Arari, Pará
    • Cachoeira do Campo, Minas Gerais
    • Cachoeira Dourada, Goiás, Goiás
    • Cachoeira Dourada, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais
    • Cachoeira de Goiás, Goiás
    • Cachoeira Grande, Maranhão
    • Cachoeira dos Índios, Paraíba
    • Cachoeira de Minas, Minas Gerais
    • Cachoeira de Pajeú, Minas Gerais
    • Cachoeira Paulista, São Paulo
    • Cachoeira do Piriá, Pará
    • Cachoeira da Prata, Minas Gerais
    • Cachoeira do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul
    • Cachoeiras de Macacu, Rio de Janeiro
    • Cachoeirinha, a neighborhood of Belo Horizonte
    • Carmo da Cachoeira, Minas Gerais
    • Nova Cachoeirinha, a neighborhood of Belo Horizonte
    • São Gabriel da Cachoeira, Amazonas
    • Três Cachoe, Rio Grande do Sul
  • rivers:
    • Cachoeira River (disambiguation), several rivers