Terra Indígena Sissaíma

Area inhabited by Mura.




Population in the IL

9 mil

Area (ha)



Legal situation Declarada
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 Sissaíma

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 AM Careiro da Várzea 262,747.40 8,899.06

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Declarada (Portaria 482 - 22/04/2016)

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
38% Finished

Declarada por Portaria 482 - 22/04/2016

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Sissaíma

Document Stage Number Date Publication
Portaria Em Estudo 679 24/06/2008 25/06/2008
Contrato Em Estudo 2008/001015 01/07/2008 24/07/2008
Contrato Em Estudo 2008/001017 01/07/2008 24/07/2008
Portaria Em Estudo 712 09/05/2011 10/05/2011
Portaria Em Estudo 1499 31/10/2011 01/11/2011
Portaria Delimitada 423 30/07/2012 01/08/2012
Portaria Declarada 482 20/04/2016 22/04/2016

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 296 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Language
Mura Mura Mura
Year Population in the Indigenous Land Source
2014 296 Siasi/Sesai
2010 248 Siasi/Funasa
2008 127 GT Funai



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

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Madeira 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)
Manaus coverage Manaus (AM) coverage

Indigenous Organizations

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

Projects with indigenous participation

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

Pressures and Threats

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

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: 1750 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2022: 4027 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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