Bentael Nature Reserve

15057 WDPA ID
0.75 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Lebanon


  • Original Name محمية بنتاعل الطبيعية 
  • English Designation Nature Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Ib
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1999
  • Sublocation LB-JL
  • Governance Type Government-delegated management
  • Management Authority Management team under the supervision of the APAC, and APAC working under the umbrella and supervision of MoE
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • PAME Headline Indicators 2011


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Lebanon Updated: 2021 Department of Ecosystems, Ministry of Environment

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Bentael Nature Reserve from the World Database of Protected Areas, November 2021. Available at: