Azraq Oasis

17709 WDPA ID
73.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Jordan


  • Original Name واحة الأزرق
  • English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1977
  • Sublocation JO-AQ
  • Governance Type Government-delegated management
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria (i)(ii)(iii)(iv)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance Updated: 2020 Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Azraq Oasis from the World Database on Protected Areas, November 2022. Available at: