Lake Kariba

3058 WDPA ID
2830.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Zimbabwe


  • Original Name Lake Kariba
  • English Designation Recreation Park
  • IUCN Management Category V
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1979
  • Sublocation ZW-MW
  • 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 Zimbabwe Updated: 2020 Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority

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UNEP-WCMC (2020). Protected Area Profile for Lake Kariba from the World Database of Protected Areas, September 2020. Available at: