Niokolo-Koba National Park

2580 WDPA ID
9130.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Senegal


  • Original Name Parc national du Niokolo-Koba
  • English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Inscribed
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1981
  • Sublocation SN-TC
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria (x)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • WH Outlook Report 2014
  • Birdlife IBA 2001


Sources (1)

  1. UNESCO World Heritage Sites Updated: 2021 IUCN World Heritage Programme

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Niokolo-Koba National Park from the World Database on Protected Areas, May 2024. Available at: