Terra Indígena Areões

Área habitada por Xavante.




Population in the IL

219 mil

Area (ha)



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


Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. (Decreto s/n - 04/10/1996)

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1 - Em Identificação
2 - Identificada
3 - Declarada
4 - Homologada e/ou Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
100% Finished

HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. por Decreto s/n - 04/10/1996

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Areões

Document Stage Número Fecha Publication
Decreto HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. s/n 03/10/1996 04/10/1996
Portaria HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. 1.054 10/10/2000 18/11/2000
Portaria DECLARADA. 1.104 19/09/1972

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 1342 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Liguistic family Idioma
Xavante Akwen
Año Population in the Indigenous Land Origen
2010 1342 Funai/Barra do Garças
2002 832 Funai
1996 759 Funai/Barra do Garças
1994 688 Funai/Barra do Garças


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


Agent Tipo
Sociedade São Francisco de Sales/Sociedade Dom Bosco MISSÃO CATÓLICA
Instituto Indígena Maiwu de Estudos e Pesquisa de Mato Grosso ONG

Indigenous Organizations

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

Projects with indigenous participation

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

Pressures and Threats

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

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
866721/2013 Marcio Sandim Gonçalves Areia 3,29 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: 1021 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2017: 22183 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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