Gigante do Itaguaré
Area: 358.65 hectares
Location: Cruzeiro - SP
Biome: Atlantic Forest
Landowner: Reserva Chico Nunes Empreend. e Participações Ltda
Partnership established on 21/Feb/2020 

Nested in the Atlantic Forest biome, the Reserve Gigante do Itaguaré, with 358.65 ha, is located in the municipality of Cruzeiro, in the State of São Paulo.



Land cover mapping
Class
Subclass
Area (ha).
%
Rocky outcrop
Rocky outcrop
1,76
0,49%
Heterogeneous woodland
Initial stage
6,26
1,74%
Ombrophilous Dense High Montane Forest
Medium / advanced stage
307,76
85,81%
Ombrophilous Dense Montane Forest
Medium / advanced stage
20,55
5,73%
Vegetational Refuge
Altitude fields
22,32
6,22%
Total
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358,65
100,00%
Ecosystem Services Basket
Water 🌊

・31 springs
・18.018 meters of water bodies
Biodiversity 🐒

・356,89 ha of native vegetation
・Biodiversity hotspot
・32 species of critically endangered species (IUCN)
Carbon 🌳

・135.190,15 tCO2e
Nature reserves supported
RPPN Gigante do Itaguaré
Cruzeiro, SP
RPPN Neivo Pires
Miranda, MS
RPPN La Figueira
Piracaia, SP
RPPN Sítio Bons Amigos
Manaus, AM
RPPN Morro das Aranhas
Florianópolis, SC