Close view of the scorched ground during the height of the drought period. During the long and frequent droughts, the sun scorches the earth in much of the sertão.Vista do terreno ressequido durante o ápice do período da seca. Durante as longas e frequentes secas, o sol resseca a terra na maior parte do sertão.
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