Terra Indígena Pequizal

Area inhabited by Nambikwara, Nambikwara Alantesu y Nambikwara Erihitaunsu.




Population in the IL

10 mil

Area (ha)



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



Towns with incidence in this Indigenous Land

Towns - Terra Indígena Pequizal

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 MT Nova Lacerda 479.317,30 9.846,22

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Homologada (Decreto s/n - 08/01/1996)

Find out which is the stage off the official recognition processo of this land.

1 - Em Identificação
2 - Identificada
3 - Declarada
4 - Reservada
5 - Homologada
6 - Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
7 - Restrição de uso
8 - Dominial Indígena
75% Finished

Homologada por Decreto s/n - 08/01/1996

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Pequizal

Documento Stage Número Fecha Publication
Portaria Restrição de uso 1.106 09/11/1990 14/11/1990
Despacho Delimitada 14 16/06/1992 16/06/1992
Portaria Declarada 297 19/06/1992 22/06/1992
Decreto Homologada s/n 05/01/1996 08/01/1996
Contrato Homologada 298/2012 28/12/2012 09/01/2013
Contrato Homologada 298/2012 06/12/2013 26/12/2013
Portaria Em Estudo PP/1.939 31/12/1987

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 45 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Idioma
Nambikwara Nambikwára Nambikwara
     Nambikwara Alantesu Nambikwára Nambikwara
     Nambikwara Erihitaunsu Nambikwára Nambikwara
Año Population in the Indigenous Land Origen
2002 45 Funai



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Floresta Estacional Semidecidual 100,00

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Madeira 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)
Cuiabá coverage Vilhena (RO/MT) coverage

Indigenous Organizations

There is no stored information about Indigenous Organizations for Terra Indígena Pequizal.

Projects with indigenous participation

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

Pressures and Threats

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

Mining processes

There is a record of 1 Mining process in the region

Process number Requester Substance Affected area (ha) Stage
866259/2020 MINERAÇÃO CONQUISTA LTDA Minério de Ouro 27,74 Requerimento de Pesquisa

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: 922 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2016: 1119 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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