Terra Indígena Bacurizinho

Area inhabited by Guajajara.




Population in the IL

52 mil

Area (ha)



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



Towns with incidence in this Indigenous Land

Towns - Terra Indígena Bacurizinho

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 MA Grajaú 886.357,00 53.698,55

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Declarada (Portaria 1.234 - 01/07/2008)

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
38% Finished

Declarada por Portaria 1.234 - 01/07/2008

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Bacurizinho

Documento Stage Número Fecha Publication
Despacho Delimitada 84 25/10/2007 31/10/2007
Portaria Declarada 1.234 30/06/2008 01/07/2008
Contrato Declarada 338 27/12/2010 03/01/2011
Contrato Declarada 304/2012 28/12/2012 09/01/2013
Contrato Declarada 304/2012 11/12/2013 26/12/2013

Peoples and Demography

There is no demography information for this Indigenous Land.

Peoples Linguistic family Idioma
Guajajara Tupi-Guarani Tenetehara
Año Population in the Indigenous Land Origen



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Contato Savana-Floresta Estacional 46,43
Savana 53,57

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Mearim 100,00


Bioma Cobertura (%)
Cerrado 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)
Maranhão coverage Maranhão (MA) coverage

Indigenous Organizations

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

Projects with indigenous participation

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

Pressures and Threats

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

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: 210 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2022: 8235 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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