Terra Indígena Rio Biá

Area inhabited by Katukina do Rio Biá.




Population in the IL

1186 mil

Area (ha)



Legal situation Homologada
Legal jurisdiction Amazônia Legal
States (FS) AM
Isolated indigenous? Não
Frontier Stripe? Não
Overlapping Areas 0



Towns with incidence in this Indigenous Land

Towns - Terra Indígena Rio Biá

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 AM Carauari 2,577,865.80 710,057.90
2 AM Jutaí 6,945,741.60 482,864.71

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Homologada (Decreto s/n - 04/11/1997)

Find out which is the stage off the official recognition processo of this land.

1 - Em Identificação
2 - Identificada
3 - Declarada
4 - Reservada
5 - Homologada
6 - Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
7 - Restrição de uso
8 - Dominial Indígena
75% Finished

Homologada por Decreto s/n - 04/11/1997

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Rio Biá

Document Stage Number Date Publication
Decreto Homologada s/n 03/11/1997 04/11/1997
Portaria Declarada 279 30/07/1993
Outros Delimitada 91 12/03/1986

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 823 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Language
Katukina do Rio Biá Katukina Katukina
Year Population in the Indigenous Land Source
2022 823 IBGE
2014 488 Siasi/Sesai
2010 460 Siasi/Sesai
2009 424 Funasa
2003 400 Funai
1999 400 Funai
1988 220 Opan



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Floresta Ombrófila Aberta 11.00
Floresta Ombrófila Densa 89.00

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Jutai 100.00


Bioma Cobertura (%)
Amazônia 100.00


Distribution of the presence of the State through Funai and Sesai

National Indian Foundation (FUNAI) Special Secretariat of Indigenous Health (SESAI)
Regional Coordination Office (CR) Special Indigenous Health District (DSEI)
Alto Solimões coverage Médio Rio Solimões e Afluentes (AM) coverage


Agent Type
Conselho Indigenista Missionário (CIMI) CIMI
Operação Amazônia Nativa (OPAN) ONG

Indigenous Organizations

There is no stored information about Indigenous Organizations for Terra Indígena Rio Biá.

Projects with indigenous participation

There is no stored information about projects for Terra Indígena Rio Biá.

Pressures and Threats

Threats to the environment and to the life of the indigenous peoples - Terra Indígena Rio Biá.

Potential risks and existing problems

Category Type
Exploração de Recursos Pescador
Exploração de Recursos Madeireiro
Exploração de Recursos Garimpeiro
Exploração de Recursos Garimpeiro

Deforestation in the Legal Amazon

This subject present the deforestation data analysis made by the Brazilian Amazonian Rainforest Satellite Monitoring Project (Prodes) run by the National Institute of Space Research (INPE). The Prodes aims to map deforestation in forest areas of Legal.

Total identified of deforestation until year 2000: 2477 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2022: 3204 hectares


Area covered by the point: a hotspot indicates the existence of fire in one picture element (pixel), which varies from 1 km x 1 km to 5 km x 4 km. This pixel may contain one or several distinct fires, but these will be represented as a single spot. If a fire is very extensive, it will be detected by some neighbouring pixels: in other words, various hot spots will be associated with a single large fire.

Overlapping Areas

Não existem sobreposições desta Terra Indígena com Unidades de Conservação.


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