Humedales del Santa Lucía

555542447 WDPA ID
855.17 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Uruguay


  • Original Name Humedales del Santa Lucía
  • English Designation Protected Area of Managed Resources
  • IUCN Management Category VI
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2015
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Collaborative governance
  • Management Authority Intendencias de Canelones, San José, Montevideo y MVOTMA
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2005, 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 Humedales del Santa Lucía from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: