352706 WDPA ID
174.0 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Senegal


  • Original Name Aire Marine Protégée de Joal-Fadiouth
  • English Designation Marine Protected Area
  • IUCN Management Category VI
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2004
  • Sublocation SN-TH
  • Governance Type Joint governance
  • Management Authority Direction des aires marines communautaires Protégées
  • Management Plan View Management Plan
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • IMET 2016
  • RAPPAM 2009, 2011


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Parcs Réservés et Aires Marines Protégées du Sénégal Updated: 2021 Ministère de l'Environnement et du Développement Durable

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