1439 WDPA ID
675.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Uganda


  • Original Name Karuma
  • English Designation Wildlife Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category III
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1964
  • Sublocation UG-409
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Uganda Wildlife Authority
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Uganda Wildlife Authority's protected areas Updated: 2020 Uganda Wildlife Authority

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Karuma from the World Database on Protected Areas, November 2022. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net