Reserva Marina de Cabo de Gata-Níjar

555552486 WDPA ID
124.6 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Spain


  • Original Name Reserva Marina de Cabo de Gata-Níjar
  • English Designation Marine Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category VI
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1995
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Common Database on Designated Areas as provided by the European Environment Agency (EEA) Updated: 2021 European Environment Agency (EEA)

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Reserva Marina de Cabo de Gata-Níjar from the World Database on Protected Areas, June 2023. Available at: