Archipielágo de Colón (Galápagos)

10708 WDPA ID
147618.44 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Ecuador


  • Original Name Archipielágo de Colón (Galápagos)
  • English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1984
  • Sublocation EC-W
  • Governance Type Collaborative governance
  • Management Authority Galapagos National Park Service / Charles Darwin Research Station
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Galapagos Island Updated: 2004 The Directorate of the Galapagos National Park

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Archipielágo de Colón (Galápagos) from the World Database on Protected Areas, June 2023. Available at: