Yarmouk Forest Reserve in Jordan

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Reported Area

20.57 km²

Green List

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Data Provider

The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature, Jordan

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

METT 2006, 2011, Not Reported

PAME Headline Indicators 2011


Original Name محمية غابات اليرموك

English Designation Forest Reserve

IUCN Management Category IV

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2010

Sublocation JO-IR

Governance Type Government-delegated management

Management Authority The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN)

Management Plan Yes

International Criteria Not Applicable