Terra Indígena Maraitá

Area inhabited by Ticuna.




Population in the IL

53 mil

Area (ha)



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



Towns with incidence in this Indigenous Land

Towns - Terra Indígena Maraitá

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 AM Amaturá 475,410.90 54,043.93

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Homologada (Decreto s/n - 03/11/2006)

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 - 03/11/2006

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Maraitá

Document Stage Number Date Publication
Portaria Em Estudo 579 09/06/1998 12/06/1998
Despacho Delimitada 23 14/03/2003 18/03/2003
Portaria Declarada 892 25/03/2004 26/03/2004
Outros Declarada 29/10/2004 29/10/2004
Portaria Declarada 962 25/08/2005 29/08/2005
Decreto Homologada s/n 01/11/2006 03/11/2006
Resolução Homologada 244 27/08/2014 29/09/2014
Portaria Homologada 936 25/09/2015 29/09/2015
Portaria Homologada 1128 24/11/2015 25/11/2015
A Identificar 31/12/1993

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 299 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Language
Ticuna Tikuna Magüta (Tikuna)
Year Population in the Indigenous Land Source
2022 299 IBGE
2011 181 Funai/Alto Solimões
2010 160 IBGE
1998 141 GT/Funai
1996 137 CGTT



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Contato Campinarana-Floresta Ombrófila 96.94
Floresta Ombrófila Densa 3.06

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Ica 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 Alto Rio Solimões (AM) coverage


Agent Type
CIMI - Conselho Indigenista Missionário CIMI

Indigenous Organizations

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

Projects with indigenous participation

There is no stored information about projects for Terra Indígena Maraitá.

Pressures and Threats

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

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 2009: 14 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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