Terra Indígena Sapotal

Area inhabited by Kokama.




Population in the IL

1 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



Towns with incidence in this Indigenous Land

Towns - Terra Indígena Sapotal

# State (FS) Municipality Municipality Area (ha) IL area in the Municipality (ha) IL area in the Municipality (%)
1 AM Tabatinga 326,606.20 1,233.30

Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. (Decreto s/n. - 20/04/2011)

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

1 - Em Identificação
2 - Com restrição de uso a não índios
3 - Identificada
4 - Declarada
5 - Reservada
6 - Homologada
7 - Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
100% Finished

HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. por Decreto s/n. - 20/04/2011

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Sapotal

Document Stage Number Date Publication
Portaria EM IDENTIFICAÇÃO. 368 09/05/2003 15/05/2003
Portaria DECLARADA. 2.359 15/12/2006 18/12/2006
Decreto HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. s/n. 19/04/2011 20/04/2011

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 524 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Linguistic family Language
Kokama Tupi-Guarani Kokáma
Year Population in the Indigenous Land Source
2011 524 Funai/Alto Solimões
2010 457 IBGE
2003 379 GT/Funai



Tipo de Cobertura Vegetal Cobertura (%)
Contato Campinarana-Floresta Ombrófila 100.00

Bacias Hidrográficas

Bacia Abrangência (%)
Ica 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)
Alto Solimões coverage Alto Rio Solimões (AM) coverage


Agent Type
Assembléia de Deus MISSÃO EVANGÉLICA

Indigenous Organizations

There are records of 3 Indigenous Organizations in the region

Name Acronym
Associação de Moradores Indígenas Kocama de Tabatinga AMIKCT
Coordenação de Apoio aos Índios Kokama COIAMA
Organização Geral dos Caciques das Comunidades Indígenas do Povo Cocama OGCCIPC

Projects with indigenous participation

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

Pressures and Threats

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

Potential risks and existing problems

Category Type
Exploração de Recursos Pescador

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: 0 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2007: 64 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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