Caldeira e Capelinhos - Ilha do Faial

555531130 WDPA ID
20.86 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Portugal


  • Original Name Caldeira e Capelinhos - Ilha do Faial
  • English Designation Special Areas of Conservation (Habitats Directive)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation Regional
  • Status Year 2009
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority - Direção Regional do Ambiente – Secretaria Regional da Agricultura e Ambiente; - Direção Regional dos Assuntos do Mar – Secretaria Regional do Mar Ciência e Tecnologia
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Natura 2000 Updated: 2022 Directorate-General for Environment (EU) via EEA

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Caldeira e Capelinhos - Ilha do Faial from the World Database on Protected Areas, February 2024. Available at: