Sertão Veredas-Peruaçu Mosaic Project


Strategic Direction 2: Supporting the creation / expansion and effective management of protected areas.

Institution: FUNATURA & #8211; Pro-Nature Foundation

Responsible: Cesar Victor do Espírito Santo and Pedro Bruzi Lion
Phone: + 55 (61) 3274-5449 / 3274-5324

Priority Corridor: Sertão Veredas-Peruaçu
County: (BA) Jaborandi; (GO) Mambaí; (MG) Beautiful, Arinos, Chapada Gaucha, Urucuia, Canon Sea, Januaria, Itacarambi, Bonito of Minas, São João das Missões
Protected Areas: 2 National Parks, 3 State Parks, 1 Federal APA, 2 State APAs, 1 Wildlife Refuge, 1 Sustainable Development Reserve, 2 Indigenous Lands, 4 RPPNs that are part of the Sertão Veredas-Peruaçu Mosaic. Regions of influence: APA Springs of Rio Vermelho and RVS of Veredas do Oeste Baiano


Project's area of ​​activity.


General objective: To promote the strengthening of the management of the Sertão Veredas-Peruaçu Mosaic.

Specific objectives:

  • Update and revise the Conservation Based Territorial Development Plan - DTBC of the Sertão Veredas-Peruaçu Mosaic.
  • Prepare the zoning of the Sertão Veredas-Peruaçu Mosaic.
  • Implement the Sertão Veredas-Peruaçu Mosaic Fund.

Support amount: U$ 202,488.00

Duration: Closed (July 2017 to September 2019)




Images provided by FUNATURA

Vão dos Buracos. Photo: ©FUNATURA Collection
Pandeiros River. Photo: ©FUNATURA Collection
Serra das Araras Path. Photo: ©FUNATURA Collection