2254 WDPA ID
1220.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Benin


  • Original Name Atakora
  • English Designation Hunting Zone
  • IUCN Management Category VI
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1980
  • Sublocation BJ-AK
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of Benin Updated: 1984 Insititut National de l'Information géographique et forestière, France

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Atakora from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2021. Available at: