Terra Indígena Menkü

Area inhabited by Menky Manoki.




Population in the IL

146 mil

Area (ha)



Legal situation Delimitada
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 Menkü

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 MT Brasnorte 1.595.913,50 147.652,89

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Delimitada (Despacho 125 - 19/04/2012)

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
29% Finished

Delimitada por Despacho 125 - 19/04/2012

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Menkü

Documento Stage Número Fecha Publication
Despacho Delimitada 125 18/04/2012 19/04/2012
Outros Delimitada 399 07/11/2022 09/11/2022

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 104 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Idioma
Menky Manoki Iranxe Iranxe
Año Population in the Indigenous Land Origen
2012 104 GT Funai



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Contato Savana-Floresta Estacional 100,00

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Tapajos 100,00


Bioma Cobertura (%)
Amazônia 18,64
Cerrado 81,36


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)
Noroeste Mato Grosso coverage Cuiabá (MT) coverage

Indigenous Organizations

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

Projects with indigenous participation

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

Pressures and Threats

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

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: 19277 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2022: 42336 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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