Tapón Creek

342457 WDPA ID
8.77 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Guatemala


  • Original Name Tapón Creek
  • English Designation Private Natural Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category V
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2001
  • Sublocation GT-IZ
  • Governance Type Joint governance
  • Management Authority Jose Manuel Herrarte Orantes
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Sistema Guatemalteco de Areas Protegidas (SIGAP) Updated: 2020 Dirección de Desarrollo del SIGAP (DDSIGAP), Consejo Nacional de Areas Protegidas (CONAP), Guatemala

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Tapón Creek from the World Database of Protected Areas, June 2021. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net