Terra Indígena Igarapé Capanã

Área habitada por Jamamadi.




Population in the IL

123 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


Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. (Decreto s/n - 04/11/1997)

Find out which is the stage off the official recognition processo of this land.

1 - Em Identificação
2 - Identificada
3 - Declarada
4 - Homologada e/ou Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
100% Finished

HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. por Decreto s/n - 04/11/1997

Legal history

Keep up with legal history of this Indigenous Land

Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Igarapé Capanã

Document Stage Número Fecha Publication
Portaria INTERDITADA. PP/4.102 30/12/1987 21/01/1988
Despacho IDENTIFICADA. ENCAMINHADA AO MJ. 1 21/02/1992 21/02/1992
Portaria DECLARADA. 257 28/05/1992 29/05/1992
Resolução DECLARADA. 41 03/02/1997 05/02/1997
Decreto HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. s/n 03/11/1997 04/11/1997
Portaria EM IDENTIFICAÇÃO. PP/1.349 05/09/1986

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 85 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Liguistic family Idioma
Jamamadi Arawá Deni
Año Population in the Indigenous Land Origen
2010 85 IBGE
1999 40 Funai
1993 20 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 Alto Rio Purus (AC/AM) coverage


Agent Tipo

Indigenous Organizations

There is a record of 1 Indigenous Organization in the region

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

Projects with indigenous participation

There is no stored information about projects for Terra Indígena Igarapé Capanã.

Pressures and Threats

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

Potential risks and existing problems

Category Type
Fundiário Posseiro

Mining processes

There are records of 2 Mining processes in the region

Process number Requester Substance Affected area (ha) Stage
880251/1996 MINERAÇÃO ESTRELA DOURADA LTDA Minério de Ouro 1.697,80 Requerimento de Pesquisa
880252/1996 MINERAÇÃO ESTRELA DOURADA LTDA Minério de Ouro 563,26 Requerimento de Pesquisa

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: 61 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2013: 125 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.


Total of 5 news about the protected area Igarapé Capanã in the database. RSS

View all news from this protected area


As notícias publicadas neste site são pesquisadas diariamente em diferentes fontes e transcritas tal qual apresentadas em seu canal de origem. O Instituto Socioambiental não se responsabiliza pelas opiniões ou erros publicados nestes textos. Caso você encontre alguma inconsistência nas notícias, por favor, entre em contato diretamente com a fonte.