3055 WDPA ID
40.0 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Puerto Rico


  • Original Name Guanica
  • English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1981
  • Sublocation US-PR
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of the Caribbean Updated: 2002 UNEP Caribbean Environment Programme (CEP)

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Guanica from the World Database on Protected Areas, August 2022. Available at: