Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument in United States of America

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Reported Area

1508846.78 km²

Data Provider

U.S. Geological Survey | Science Analytics and Synthesis | Gap Analysis Project (GAP) | Protected Areas Database of the United States 2.0

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

Birdlife IBA 2009


Original Name Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument

English Designation Marine Protected Area

IUCN Management Category Ib

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2006


Governance Type Collaborative governance

Management Authority U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service / State Department of Natural Resources

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable