Knysna National Lake Area

555571065 WDPA ID
115.55 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location South Africa


  • Original Name Knysna National Lake Area
  • English Designation Protected Environment
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1985
  • Sublocation ZA-WC
  • 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. South Africa Protected Areas Database (SAPAD) and South Africa Conservation Area Database (SACAD) Updated: 2022 Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Knysna National Lake Area from the World Database on Protected Areas, October 2022. Available at: