Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve in Honduras

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Reported Area

5000.0 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

Enhancing Our Heritage 2002, 2005, 2007

PIP Site Consolidation 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002

PROARCA/CAPAS 2000, 2003, 2006

GOBI Survey 2006

METT 2005

WHA Outlook Report 2014


Original Name Réserve de la biosphère Río Plátano

English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1982

Sublocation HN-CL

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(viii)(ix)(x)