Azraq Wetland Reserve

3215 WDPA ID
74.24 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Jordan


  • Original Name محمية الأزرق المائية
  • English Designation Wetland Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1978
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Government-delegated management
  • Management Authority The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN)
  • Management Plan Yes
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • PAME Headline Indicators 2011


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Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Jordan Updated: 2022 The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature, Jordan

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Azraq Wetland Reserve from the World Database of Protected Areas, May 2022. Available at: