Terra Indígena Batovi

Area inhabited by Wauja.




Population in the IL

5 mil

Area (ha)



Legal situation Homologada
Legal jurisdiction Amazônia Legal
States (FS) MT
Isolated indigenous? Não
Frontier Stripe? Não
Overlapping Areas 0



Towns with incidence in this Indigenous Land

Towns - Terra Indígena Batovi

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 MT Gaúcha do Norte 1,693,429.80 5,180.68
2 MT Paranatinga 2,416,244.40 1,536.00

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Homologada (Decreto s/n - 09/09/1998)

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1 - Em Identificação
2 - Identificada
3 - Declarada
4 - Reservada
5 - Homologada
6 - Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
7 - Restrição de uso
86% Finished

Homologada por Decreto s/n - 09/09/1998

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Batovi

Document Stage Number Date Publication
Portaria Declarada 26 01/10/1997 02/10/1997
Decreto Homologada s/n 07/09/1998 09/09/1998
Portaria Homologada 339 31/05/2021 02/06/2021
Outros Homologada s.n. 02/09/2021 02/09/2021
Portaria Homologada 484 23/02/2022 25/02/2022

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 20 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Language
Wauja Aruak Waurá
Year Population in the Indigenous Land Source
2013 20 Siasi/Sesai
2011 17 Barcelos Neto



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Contato Floresta Ombrófila-Floresta Estacional 100.00

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Xingu 100.00


Bioma Cobertura (%)
Amazônia 100.00


Distribution of the presence of the State through Funai and Sesai

National Indian Foundation (FUNAI) Special Secretariat of Indigenous Health (SESAI)
Regional Coordination Office (CR) Special Indigenous Health District (DSEI)
Xingu coverage Parque Indígena do Xingu (MT) coverage

Indigenous Organizations

There is a record of 1 Indigenous Organization in the region

Name Acronym
Associação Terra Indígena Xingu ATIX

Projects with indigenous participation

There is no stored information about projects for Terra Indígena Batovi.

Pressures and Threats

Threats to the environment and to the life of the indigenous peoples - Terra Indígena Batovi.

Potential risks and existing problems

Category Type
Fundiário Fazendeiro

Deforestation in the Legal Amazon

This subject present the deforestation data analysis made by the Brazilian Amazonian Rainforest Satellite Monitoring Project (Prodes) run by the National Institute of Space Research (INPE). The Prodes aims to map deforestation in forest areas of Legal.

Total identified of deforestation until year 2000: 85 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2022: 235 hectares


Area covered by the point: a hotspot indicates the existence of fire in one picture element (pixel), which varies from 1 km x 1 km to 5 km x 4 km. This pixel may contain one or several distinct fires, but these will be represented as a single spot. If a fire is very extensive, it will be detected by some neighbouring pixels: in other words, various hot spots will be associated with a single large fire.

Overlapping Areas

Não existem sobreposições desta Terra Indígena com Unidades de Conservação.


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