Rules


To ensure the protection and preservation of the Island, it is essential to adhere to the important guidelines set forth in Municipal Law No. 1.478/2019.

Extract Natural Resources

Extracting Natural Resources

The extraction of natural resources, including fishing and collecting organisms for ornamental or artisanal purposes, is strictly prohibited.

Feed the Fish

Feeding the Fish

Feeding the fish in the waters around the island is not allowed. This measure aims to preserve the natural behavior of the animals.

Feed the Squirrels

Feeding the Squirrels

It is important not to feed the squirrels on the island. Maintaining the natural diet of these animals is fundamental for the health of the local wildlife.

Molesting Fauna Animals

Harassing Wildlife

Harassing any wildlife, whether marine or terrestrial, is expressly prohibited. Respecting wildlife and maintaining a safe distance is crucial.

Throwing Trash on the Island

Littering on the Island

It is forbidden to litter anywhere on the island. Visitors are encouraged to take all their trash back for proper disposal.

Fishing on Santo Aleixo Island

No fishing

Allowed

Fishing is prohibited to safeguard aquatic resources, ensure the sustainability of marine ecosystems, and preserve marine biodiversity.

It is forbidden to step on the corals

No Stepping on the Corals 

It is strictly forbidden to step on the corals surrounding the Island of Santo Aleixo. Corals are fragile ecosystems and vital to marine biodiversity.​

Prohibition of the Extraction of Natural Resources on Santo Aleixo Island

Extract Natural Resources

The extraction of natural resources on Santo Aleixo Island, including fishing and collecting organisms for ornamental or artisanal purposes, is strictly prohibited. This measure is essential to protect the natural wealth of this paradise and ensure its sustainability.

Do not feed fish in the waters of Santo Aleixo Island

Feeding Fish

Another important guideline is not to feed the fish in the surrounding waters of the island. This prohibition aims to preserve the natural behavior of the animals, maintaining the integrity of the marine ecosystem that makes this island a unique place.

Preserving the Natural Diet of Squirrels on Santo Aleixo Island

Feeding the Squirrels

Furthermore, it is crucial that visitors do not feed the squirrels on the island. Respecting the natural diet of these animals is fundamental to maintaining the health of the local fauna and ensuring it remains in balance.

Molesting Fauna is prohibited on Santo Aleixo Island

Disturbing Wildlife

To protect wildlife, it is strictly forbidden to disturb any animal, whether marine or terrestrial. Respecting wildlife and maintaining a safe distance are essential practices to preserve the beauty and diversity of this natural environment.

Keep the Island Clean: Ban on Littering

No Littering on the Island

Another crucial rule is the prohibition of littering anywhere on the island. Visitors are encouraged to take a responsible approach by bringing back all their trash for proper disposal, thus ensuring the cleanliness and purity of this natural sanctuary.

Fishing Prohibited to Preserve Aquatic Resources on Santo Aleixo Island

Fishing Prohibition

Lastly, fishing is strictly prohibited to safeguard aquatic resources, ensure the sustainability of marine ecosystems, and preserve the richness of marine life that inhabits these crystal-clear waters. This measure is vital to ensure that future generations can continue to enjoy this natural treasure.

It is forbidden to step on the corals

Do Not Step on the Corals

Stepping on the corals surrounding Santo Aleixo Island is strictly prohibited. Corals are fragile and vital ecosystems for marine biodiversity. Respecting their integrity is essential to maintain the health of the reefs and ensure the survival of the marine species that depend on them.