Terra Indígena Ubawawe

Area inhabited by Xavante.




Population in the IL

52 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 Ubawawe

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 MT Santo Antônio do Leste 340,456.50 51,813.85

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Homologada (Decreto s/n - 31/08/2000)

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 - 31/08/2000

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Ubawawe

Document Stage Number Date Publication
Despacho Delimitada 48 29/08/1997 04/09/1997
Portaria Declarada 456 25/06/1998 26/06/1998
Resolução Declarada 95 26/07/2000 27/07/2000
Decreto Homologada s/n 30/08/2000 31/08/2000
Portaria Homologada 974 29/11/2001 14/12/2001
Portaria Em Estudo 107 26/03/1996
Portaria Em Estudo 514 27/06/1996

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 395 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Language
Xavante Akwen
Year Population in the Indigenous Land Source
2013 395 Siasi/Sesai
2002 349 Funai



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Savana 100.00

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Xingu 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)
Xavante coverage Xavante (MT) coverage

Indigenous Organizations

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

Projects with indigenous participation

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

Pressures and Threats

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

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: 0 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2015: 54 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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