El Risco

107054 WDPA ID
0.56 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Guatemala


  • Original Name El Risco
  • English Designation Private Natural Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category V
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2007
  • Sublocation GT-PR
  • Governance Type Individual landowners
  • Management Authority Orlando Schwendener
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Sistema Guatemalteco de Areas Protegidas (SIGAP) Updated: 2020 Dirección de Desarrollo del SIGAP (DDSIGAP), Consejo Nacional de Areas Protegidas (CONAP), Guatemala

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for El Risco from the World Database of Protected Areas, June 2021. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net