Maria Gabriela Batistela of São Paulo was crowned Miss Brasil Earth 2019 during the finals held May 25 at the Auditório UNIFEMM in Sete Lagoas, Minas Gerais.
The 20-year-old model will now represent the South American country at the 2019 Miss Earth pageant.
Meanwhile, Shanti Devi of Pará was crowned Miss Global City Brazil 2019. She will compete at the Miss Global City beauty pageant later this year.
Brazil has won the Miss Earth crown twice: in 2004 with Priscilla Meirelles and in 2009 with Larissa Ramos. Missosology.Org; Photo from Miss Brasil Earth Instagram page