St. Catherine

12363 WDPA ID
5750.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Egypt


  • Original Name محمية سانت كاترين
  • English Designation Protected Landscape
  • IUCN Management Category V
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1996
  • Sublocation EG-JS
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA)
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2009, 2011
  • RAPPAM 2006


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Egypt Updated: 2014 Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency, Ministry of Environment

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for St. Catherine from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2021. Available at: