Rose Atoll in American Samoa

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Reported Area

35004.6 km²

Data Provider

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

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Rose Atoll

English Designation Marine National Monument

IUCN Management Category V

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2009

Sublocation US-AS

Governance Type Collaborative governance

Management Authority U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Management Plan In Draft

International Criteria Not Applicable