Terra Indígena Boca do Acre

Área habitada por Apurinã.




Population in the IL

26 mil

Area (ha)



Legal situation HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU.
Legal jurisdiction Amazônia Legal
States (FS) AM
Isolated indigenous? Não
Frontier Stripe? Sim
Overlapping Areas 0


Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. (Decreto 263 - 30/10/1991)

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1 - Em Identificação
2 - Identificada
3 - Declarada
4 - Homologada e/ou Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
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HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. por Decreto 263 - 30/10/1991

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Boca do Acre

Document Stage Número Fecha Publication
Decreto DECLARADA. 92.645 13/05/1986 14/05/1986
Decreto HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. 263 29/10/1991 30/10/1991
Portaria DECLARADA. DEM FIS 1.066/E 21/08/1981

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 248 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Liguistic family Idioma
Apurinã Aruak-maipure Apurina
Año Population in the Indigenous Land Origen
2002 248 Funai/Rio Branco
1999 121 Funai
1993 114 Funai/Rio Branco


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 Purus coverage Médio Rio Purus (AM) coverage

Indigenous Organizations

There are records of 2 Indigenous Organizations in the region

Nombre Acrónimo
Organização dos Povos Indígenas do Acre, Sul do Amazonas e Noroeste de Rondônia OPIN
Organização dos Povos Indígenas do Médio Purus OPIMP

Projects with indigenous participation

There is a record of 1 Project in the region

Nombre Partnership Start year Asunto
Gestão Territorial Indígena no Sul do Amazonas PGTA - Fundo Amazônia (AM) 2016 Território

Pressures and Threats

Threats to the environment and to the life of the indigenous peoples - Terra Indígena Boca do Acre.

Potential risks and existing problems

Category Type
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: 1315 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2017: 1700 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.


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