Tortuguero

167 WDPA ID
502.77 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Costa Rica

Attributes

  • Original Name Tortuguero
  • English Designation National Park
  • IUCN Management Category II
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1970
  • Sublocation CR-L
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2006, 2011
  • SINAD 2016

Affiliations

No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Wildlife Protected Areas, Costa Rica Updated: 2020 Sistema Nacional de Areas de Conservacion (SINAC), Costa Rica

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citation

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