Pacific Remote Islands in United States Minor Outlying Islands

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Reported Area

1277860.0 km²

Data Provider

US Geological Survey, Gap Analysis Program (GAP), National Operations Office, Boise State University

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Pacific Remote Islands

English Designation Marine National Monument

IUCN Management Category V

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2009

Sublocation US-UM

Governance Type Collaborative governance

Management Authority U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service / Joint

Management Plan In Draft

International Criteria Not Applicable