Matsalu Rahvuspark

1647 WDPA ID
488.6 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Estonia


  • Original Name Matsalu Rahvuspark
  • English Designation National park
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2006
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Ministry of Environment, Narva mnt 7a, Tallinn, Estonia
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • European Diploma 2003, 2008, 2012, 2017


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Common Database on Designated Areas as provided by the European Environment Agency (EEA) Updated: 2021 European Environment Agency (EEA)

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Matsalu Rahvuspark from the World Database of Protected Areas, May 2022. Available at: