307677 WDPA ID
0.39 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location New Zealand


  • Original Name Whakapohai
  • English Designation Wildlife Refuge
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1993
  • Sublocation NZ-WTC
  • 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 New Zealand Updated: 2018 Department of Conservation (DOC), Te Papa Atawhai, Wellington, New Zealand

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Whakapohai from the World Database on Protected Areas, December 2023. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net