Terra Indígena Mawetek

Area inhabited by Kanamari.




Population in the IL

115 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 Mawetek

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 AM Eirunepé 1.496.624,40 74.028,59
2 AM Ipixuna 1.210.977,70 859,00
3 AM Jutaí 6.945.741,60 42.193,76

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Homologada (Decreto s/n - 02/05/2001)

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 - 02/05/2001

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Mawetek

Documento Stage Número Fecha Publication
Portaria Em Estudo 07/11/1995 07/11/1995
Despacho Delimitada 18 23/04/1999 27/04/1999
Portaria Declarada 559 07/10/1999 08/10/1999
Decreto Homologada s/n 30/04/2001 02/05/2001
Resolução Homologada 113 11/03/2002 21/03/2002
Portaria Homologada 838 22/08/2002 23/08/2002
Sem Providências 16/09/1993

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 369 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Idioma
Kanamari Katukina Kanamari
Año Population in the Indigenous Land Origen
2022 369 IBGE
2010 151 IBGE
1995 207 GT/Funai



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Floresta Ombrófila Aberta 10,44
Floresta Ombrófila Densa 89,56

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Jurua 71,54
Jutai 28,46


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)
Vale do Javari coverage Médio Rio Solimões e Afluentes (AM) coverage

Indigenous Organizations

There is a record of 1 Indigenous Organization in the region

Nombre Acrónimo
Associação dos Kanamary do Vale do Javari AKAVAJA

Projects with indigenous participation

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

Pressures and Threats

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

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: 566 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2022: 785 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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