Cerro Verde

478063 WDPA ID
89.68 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Uruguay


  • Original Name Cerro Verde
  • English Designation Habitat/Species Management Area
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2011
  • Sublocation UY-RO
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority MDN y MVOTMA
  • Management Plan View Management Plan
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2005, 2006, 2009


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Uruguay Updated: 2021 Sistema Nacional de Areas Protegidas (SNAP), Ministerio de Vivienda y Ordenamiento Territorial y Medio Ambiente

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Cerro Verde from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net