Tanguar Haor

220085 WDPA ID
95.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Bangladesh


  • Original Name Tanguar Haor
  • English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 2000
  • Sublocation BD-61
  • Governance Type Collaborative governance
  • Management Authority Environment Department
  • Management Plan Management plan is available but not implemented
  • International Criteria (i)(ii)(iii)(iv)(v)(vii)(viii)

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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 (2023). Protected Area Profile for Tanguar Haor from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2023. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net