Umgeni Vlei Nature Reserve

145120 WDPA ID
9.59 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location South Africa


  • Original Name Umgeni Vlei Nature Reserve
  • English Designation Nature Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2012
  • Sublocation ZA-NL
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Ezemvelo KwaZulu-Natal Wildlife (EKZNW)
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2013
  • Birdlife IBA 2013
  • RAPPAM 2001


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. South Africa Protected Areas Database (SAPAD) and South Africa Conservation Area Database (SACAD) Updated: 2023 Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries - facilitated by the Regional Resource Hub (RRH)

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Umgeni Vlei Nature Reserve from the World Database on Protected Areas, December 2023. Available at: