Tassili n'Ajjer

4999 WDPA ID
72000.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Algeria


  • Original Name Tassili n'Ajjer
  • English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Inscribed
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1982
  • Sublocation DZ-33
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria (i)(iii)(vii)(viii)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • Birdlife IBA 2001
  • METT 2010
  • WH Outlook Report 2014


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Algeria Updated: 2020 Algérie Direction Générale des Forêts

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Tassili n'Ajjer from the World Database on Protected Areas, June 2024. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net