Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument

220201 WDPA ID
1508846.78 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location United States of America


  • Original Name Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument
  • English Designation Marine Protected Area
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2006
  • Sublocation US-HI
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • Birdlife IBA 2009


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas Database of the United States (PADUS 2.1) Updated: 2021 U.S. Geological Survey | Science Analytics and Synthesis | Gap Analysis Project (GAP) | Protected Areas Database of the United States 2.1

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument from the World Database on Protected Areas, September 2022. Available at: