555572300 WDPA ID
4.51 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Japan


  • Original Name 狼沢
  • English Designation Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2016
  • Sublocation JP-05
  • Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Akita Prefecture
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area of Japan Updated: 2021 Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Okamisawa from the World Database on Protected Areas, June 2022. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net