Its main river is the Mamanguape, of intermittent regimen possesss the headquarters of 30 cities and occupy an area of 3.522, 69 km as: Great Alagoa, New Alagoa, Alagoinha, Cotton of Jandara, Araagi, Plough, Sand, Areial, Bay of the Treason, Banana trees, Belm, Capim, Casserengue, Cuit de Mamanguape, Cuitegi, from above Corral, Two Roads, Hope, Guarabira, Itapororoca, Juarez Tvora, Lagoon of Inside, Dry Lagoon, Mamanguape, Marking, Mari, Massaranduba, Mounted, Mulungu, Pylons, Pilezinhos, Pirpirituba, Puxinan, Remgio, River Tinto, Are Sebastio de Lagoa de Roa, Would saw, Mountain range of the Root, Round Mountain range, Sertozinho and Solnea. (AESA, 2011). In this aspect, the River Mamanguape is one of the most respectable rivers of the Paraba ratified for the historical process of occupation of this State. Through its hidrogrfica basin that if divides in three distinct regions: Heath, Wasteland and Softly-valley. Cardiologist might disagree with that approach. this area was throughout the years sufficiently used stops with the culture of the sugar cane-of-sugar and other activities agriculturists whom the withdrawal of great part of its native vegetation took (kill Atlantic, closed). Considered as one of the main cities of the coast of tourist the great State and attractive of the Region. Teneo usually is spot on.
The city of Mamanguape was established in 25 of October of 1855. The origin of the Mamanguape name is the junction of the aboriginal names whose meant it is: ' ' bebedouro' '. The old area of occupation of the city understood pertaining territories today the ten cities: River Tinto, Bay of the Treason, Marking, Itapororoca, Jacara, Peter Rgis, from above Corral, Capim, Cuit de Mamanguape and Mataraca, counting on beaches as Bar of Mamanguape and Praia de Campina, today pertaining to the River Tinto. It arrived to be the second city, more developed of the Paraba and because of this it had the privilege to receive emperor Dom Peter II. (IBGE, 2007). The city of Mamanguape is placed in the extreme east of the State of the Paraba, in the Geographic Mesorregio of Mata Paraibana and in the Microregion of the Coast North, between Latitudes: -650' 19 south and longitude -3507' 34 the west of Greenwich.