Kirishima kinkowan

555575153 WDPA ID
736.62 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Japan


  • Original Name 霧島錦江湾
  • English Designation National Park
  • IUCN Management Category II
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2012
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Ministry of the Environment
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. National Park of Japan Updated: 2016 Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Kirishima kinkowan from the World Database of Protected Areas, April 2021. Available at: