Waddensea Area

12754 WDPA ID
2600.0 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Netherlands


  • Original Name Waddensea Area
  • English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1986
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Waddensea Updated: 1997 Common Wadden Sea Secretariat Virchowstr. 1 D-26382 Wilhelmshaven Germany

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UNEP-WCMC (2020). Protected Area Profile for Waddensea Area from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2020. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net