Laponian Area

124388 WDPA ID
9334.08 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Sweden


  • Original Name RĂ©gion de Laponie
  • English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Inscribed
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1996
  • Sublocation SE-BD
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria (iii)(v)(vii)(viii)(ix)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • WH Outlook Report 2014


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. UNESCO World Heritage Sites Updated: 2021 IUCN World Heritage Programme

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Laponian Area from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: