Shea village is situated about 100 miles south – east by dirt road from Lethem and approximately 9 miles from the base of the rolling Kanuku Mountains. The titled area is approximately 156.557 sq. miles and comprises mostly pristine forest and savannah with notches of hills, dales as well as creeks and streams and rivers. Shea has a population of 370 Wapichan Amerindians who have maintained subsistence farming as means of livelihood.

COMMUNITY PROFILE 
NameShea
Satellite/s-
Region9
Area of Land
Titled/UntitledTitled
Name of Current Toshao (2012)Adelita Mack
Name of Former ToshaoLawrence Johnson
Total Number of Councillors8
Number of CSO’s14
DEMOGRAPHICS
Total Population370
Number of households80
1 st LanguageWapichan
2 nd LanguageEnglish
ReligionChristian
Means of Electricity
Types of transportationWalking, bicycle, tractor and trailer
Nearest Town/Main Village for TransportationAishalton
Source of Water Supply Water holes
Major economic activitiesSubsistence farming
SCHOOL
Name of Nursery SchoolShea Nursery
Number of Nursery School Students23
Name of Primary SchoolShea Primary School
Number of Primary School Students117
HEALTH FACILITY
Type of Health FacilityHealth Post
Health PersonnelVolunteer Nurse
OTHER MAIN BUILDINGS
Hot meal kitchen, Teachers quarters and Catholic Building
EQUIPMENT
Tractor, trailor plough
OTHER INFRASTUCTURE
Airstrip
GROUPS
Shea women’s sewing group,Shea PTA