Aldabra Atoll

1342 WDPA ID
2511.76 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Seychelles


  • Original Name Aldabra Atoll
  • English Designation Special Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Ia
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1981
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Seychelles Island Foundation
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • Birdlife IBA 2001


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of Seychelles Updated: 2020 Ministry of Environment, Republic of Seychelles

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