Palolo Deep

4244 WDPA ID
0.22 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Samoa


  • Original Name Palolo Deep
  • English Designation Marine Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1979
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Collaborative governance
  • Management Authority Siaki Laban To'omalatai and family with DEC
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Pacific region protected areas Updated: 2003 University of Queensland, Australia

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Palolo Deep from the World Database on Protected Areas, December 2023. Available at: