Cabo De Gata Nijar

365009 WDPA ID
120.46 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Spain


  • Original Name Cabo De Gata Nijar
  • English Designation Specially Protected Areas of Mediterranean Importance (Barcelona Convention)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Assigned
  • Status Adopted
  • Type of Designation Regional
  • Status Year 2001
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Comunidad Autonoma de Andalucia
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Specially Protected Areas of Mediterranean Importance Updated: 2020 Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (RAC/SPA)

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Cabo De Gata Nijar from the World Database on Protected Areas, June 2022. Available at: