Terra Indígena Fortaleza do Castanho

Area inhabited by Mura.




Population in the IL

3 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 Fortaleza do Castanho

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 AM Manaquiri 397.325,90 2.752,04

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: Homologada (Decreto s/n - 06/05/2003)

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 - 06/05/2003

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Fortaleza do Castanho

Documento Stage Número Fecha Publication
Despacho Delimitada 2 21/01/2000 25/01/2000
Portaria Declarada 665 04/08/2000 07/08/2000
Outros Declarada 29/08/2001 29/08/2002
Resolução Declarada 135 05/11/2002 12/11/2002
Portaria Declarada 1.279 16/12/2002 18/12/2002
Decreto Homologada s/n 05/05/2003 06/05/2003
Resolução Homologada 254 27/08/2015 28/08/2015
Portaria Homologada 511 02/06/2016 07/06/2016
Portaria Em Estudo 53 16/01/1997

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 83 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Idioma
Mura Mura Mura
Año Population in the Indigenous Land Origen
2010 83 Funai/Manaus
1997 75 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 Fortaleza do Castanho.

Projects with indigenous participation

There is no stored information about projects for Terra Indígena Fortaleza do Castanho.

Pressures and Threats

Threats to the environment and to the life of the indigenous peoples - Terra Indígena Fortaleza do Castanho.

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: 391 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2016: 499 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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