Publication Date

Spring 2023

Committee Members

Elizabeth Brabec Henry Renski


This ArcGIS storymap project explores the history of the Quilombolas, the Afro-Brazilian people in Brazil that are descendants of enslaved Africans, and the path to land rights for the Quilombos. In addition this study looks at Indigenous land rights and the importantance of their sustainable practices to the health of the Amazon.

For access to the Storymap including full functionality with the maps, please go to “