Sinharaja National Heritage Wilderness Area

16383 WDPA ID
114.28 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Sri Lanka

Attributes

  • Original Name Sinharaja National Heritage Wilderness Area
  • English Designation National Heritage Wilderness Area
  • IUCN Management Category Ia
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1988
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Forest Department
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Affiliations

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Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas in Sri Lanka Updated: 2015 Forest Department of Sri Lanka

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citation

UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Sinharaja National Heritage Wilderness Area from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2021. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net