Terra Indígena Paumari do Lago Paricá

Area inhabited by Apurinã and Paumari.




Population in the IL

16 mil

Area (ha)



Legal situation HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU.
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 Paumari do Lago Paricá

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 AM Tapauá 8,494,616.60 15,631.35

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. (Decreto s/n - 09/09/1998)

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1 - Em Identificação
2 - Com restrição de uso a não índios
3 - Identificada
4 - Declarada
5 - Reservada
6 - Homologada
7 - Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
100% Finished

HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. por Decreto s/n - 09/09/1998

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Paumari do Lago Paricá

Document Stage Number Date Publication
Portaria INTERDITADA. PP/3.979 15/12/1987 01/03/1988
Portaria DECLARADA. 376 26/06/1989 14/07/1989
Decreto HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. s/n 08/09/1998 09/09/1998
Outros DECLARADA. EM DEM. 13/05/1998

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 159 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Language
Apurinã Aruak-maipure Apurina
Paumari Arawá Paumari
Year Population in the Indigenous Land Source
2010 159 Funai/Purus
2006 120 Funai/Lábrea
1999 60 Funai
1987 29 Censo Indígena



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Floresta Ombrófila Densa 100.00

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Purus 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)
Médio Purus coverage Médio Rio Purus (AM) coverage


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

Indigenous Organizations

There are records of 2 Indigenous Organizations in the region

Name Acronym
Associação das Mulheres Indígenas do Município de Tapauá AMIMT
Organização dos Povos Indígenas do Médio Purus OPIMP

Projects with indigenous participation

There is no stored information about projects for Terra Indígena Paumari do Lago Paricá.

Pressures and Threats

Threats to the environment and to the life of the indigenous peoples - Terra Indígena Paumari do Lago Paricá.

Potential risks and existing problems

Category Type
Exploração de Recursos Madeireiro
Fundiário Posseiro

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: 0 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2012: 124 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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