According to the Brazilian Forest Code every rural property must maintain a certain area covered with native vegetation, called Legal Reserve. Those whom are not I compliance with this requirement can regularize their land through the following options:

The minimum percentage of Legal Reserve required by law is:

Legal Reserve Compensation outside one’s property can be done by:

A basic requirement to execute legal reserve compensation is that the property with legal reserve surplus and the property with legal reserve deficit must be located within the same biome and have equivalent extension of areas.