Phoenix Islands Protected Area

309888 WDPA ID
397447.0 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Kiribati


  • Original Name Phoenix Islands Protected Area
  • English Designation Protected Area
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2006
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Collaborative governance
  • Management Authority The Republic of Kiribati, in partnership with the New England Aquarium and Conservation International (CI)
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Phoenix Islands Protected Area Updated: 2017 Ministry of Environment, Lands and Agricultural Development, Kiribati

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