Canal Faial-Pico/Sector Faial

388909 WDPA ID
173.86 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Portugal


  • Original Name Canal Faial-Pico/Sector Faial
  • English Designation Resource Management Protected Area
  • IUCN Management Category VI
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2008
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Common Database on Designated Areas as provided by the European Environment Agency (EEA) Updated: 2022 European Environment Agency (EEA)

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Canal Faial-Pico/Sector Faial from the World Database on Protected Areas, July 2024. Available at: