Socotra island in Yemen

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Reported Area

3625.0 km²

Data Provider

The Regional Organization for the Conservation of the Environment in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden (PERSGA) & Global Environmental Facility (GEF)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Socotra island

English Designation Protected Area

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1996

Sublocation YE-AD

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable