The São Francisco river becomes narrow and passes through a rocky valley near Paulo Afonso (BA). One of the earliest hydroelectric projects in Brazil was built in this area of the sertão.O Rio São Francisco se torna estreito e passa por um vale rochoso perto de Paulo Afonso (BA). Um dos primeiros projetos hidroelétricos do Brasil foi construído nessa área do sertão.
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