Akimiski Island Bird Sanctuary

18699 WDPA ID
3534.21 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Canada


  • Original Name Akimiski Island Bird Sanctuary
  • English Designation Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  • IUCN Management Category Ib
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1941
  • Sublocation CA-NU
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Canadian Wildlife Service, Northern Region
  • Management Plan View Management Plan
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Canadian Protected and Conserved Areas Database Updated: 2021 Environment and Climate Change Canada

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Akimiski Island Bird Sanctuary from the World Database of Protected Areas, January 2022. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net