Nirjutiqarvik National Wildlife Area

304997 WDPA ID
1783.28 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Canada


  • Original Name Nirjutiqarvik National Wildlife Area
  • English Designation National Wildlife Area
  • IUCN Management Category Ib
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1995
  • Sublocation CA-NU
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Canadian Wildlife Service, Northern Region
  • Management Plan View Management Plan
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Canadian Protected and Conserved Areas Database Updated: 2021 Environment and Climate Change Canada

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