3100 WDPA ID
482.19 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Japan


  • Original Name 玄海
  • English Designation Quasi National Park
  • IUCN Management Category V
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1956
  • Sublocation JP-40, JP-42, JP-41
  • Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Fukuoka and Saga and Nagasaki Prefectures
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Quasi National Park of Japan Updated: 2021 Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Genkai from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: