Terra Indígena Mãe Maria

Área habitada por Gavião Akrãtikatêjê, Gavião Kykatejê y Gavião Parkatêjê.




Population in the IL

62 mil

Area (ha)



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


Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. (Decreto 93.148 - 21/08/1986)

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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 93.148 - 21/08/1986

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Mãe Maria

Document Stage Número Fecha Publication
Decreto RESERVADA/SPI. 4.503 28/08/1943 30/12/1943
Decreto HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. 93.148 20/08/1986 21/08/1986
Contrato HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. 00 26/05/2014 03/06/2014

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 760 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Liguistic family Idioma
Gavião Akrãtikatêjê Timbira
Gavião Kykatejê
Gavião Parkatêjê Timbira
Año Population in the Indigenous Land Origen
2014 760 Siasi/Sesai
2013 709 Siasi/Sesai
2010 670 Funasa
2008 651 Siasi/Funasa
2006 476 Funasa
2000 414 Funai/Marabá
1996 333 Funai/Marabá


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)
Baixo Tocantis coverage Guamá-Tocantins (PA) coverage


Agent Tipo
Igreja Católica OUTROS

Indigenous Organizations

There are records of 5 Indigenous Organizations in the region

Nombre Acrónimo
Associação do Povo Indígena Krikatêjê - Amtáti APIKA
Associação dos Povos Indígenas do Tocantins APITO
Associação Indígena Kuxware Warhye Gavião
Associação Indígena Parkatajê Amijip Tár Kaxuwa AIPATAK
Associação Indígena Te Mempapytárkate Akrãtikateje da Montanha AITMAM

Projects with indigenous participation

There is no stored information about projects for Terra Indígena Mãe Maria.

Pressures and Threats

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

Potential risks and existing problems

Category Type
Exploração de Recursos Caçador
Exploração de Recursos Pescador
Fundiário Sem terra

Mining processes

There is a record of 1 Mining process in the region

Process number Requester Substance Affected area (ha) Stage
850422/2005 ADICÉLIA MARIA MENDES Minério de Ouro 1.122,12 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: 1595 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2017: 2540 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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