Terra Indígena Anta

Área habitada por Macuxi and Wapichana.




Population in the IL

3 mil

Area (ha)



Legal situation HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU.
Legal jurisdiction Amazônia Legal
States (FS) RR
Isolated indigenous? Não
Frontier Stripe? Sim
Overlapping Areas 0


Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. (Decreto 376 - 26/12/1991)

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1 - Em Identificação
2 - Identificada
3 - Declarada
4 - Homologada e/ou Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
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HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. por Decreto 376 - 26/12/1991

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Anta

Document Stage Number Date Publication
Portaria DECLARADA. 1.225/E 21/05/1982 11/06/1982
Decreto HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. 376 24/12/1991 26/12/1991
Resolução HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. 175 22/07/2005 10/08/2005
Outros DECLARADA. C/PAR GTI. 17/84 12/03/1986

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 183 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Liguistic family Language
Macuxi Karib Macuxi
Wapichana Aruak Wapichana
Year Population in the Indigenous Land Source
2015 183 CIR
2012 167 Siasi/Sesai
2010 159 Siasi/Funasa
2008 156 Siasi/Funasa
2006 139 Funai/Boa Vista
1999 90 Funasa
1989 114 Funai


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)
Boa Vista coverage Leste de Roraima (RR) coverage


Agent Type
Missão do Taiano - Instituto da Consolata p/ Missões Estrangeiras MISSÃO CATÓLICA

Indigenous Organizations

There are records of 5 Indigenous Organizations in the region

Name Acronym
Associação dos Produtores Rurais da Maloca da Anta APROMA
Conselho Indígena de Roraima CIR
Organização das Mulheres Indígenas de Roraima OMIR
Organização dos Povos Indígenas de Roraima OPIR
Organização dos Professores Indígenas de Roraima OPIRR

Projects with indigenous participation

There is a record of 1 Project in the region

Name Partnership Start year Subject
Projeto Chuva na Roça SEI (RR) 2010 Geração de Renda

Pressures and Threats

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

Potential risks and existing problems

Category Type
Fundiário Fazendeiro

Mining processes

There is a record of 1 Mining process in the region

Process number Requester Substance Affected area (ha) Stage
884042/2006 Rio Grande Mineração S A Minério de Ouro 2,462.52 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: 126 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2013: 182 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.


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