Kao Island

315594 WDPA ID
11.47 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Tonga


  • Original Name Kao Island
  • English Designation National Park
  • IUCN Management Category II
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2001
  • Sublocation TO-04
  • 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 Tonga Updated: 2019 Department of Environment, MEIDECC via Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)

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