Victoria Falls National Park in Zimbabwe

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WDPA ID

555592562

Reported Area

Not Reported

Data Provider

Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Victoria Falls National Park

English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation International

Status Year 2013

Sublocation

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Management plan is not implemented and not available

International Criteria Not Reported

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

6 Protected Areas

  • Zimbabwe
  • Zambia

Display options

Victoria Falls National Park

Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park

Chidobe Wildlife Management Area

Victoria Falls National Park Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

Zambezi National Park

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Victoria Falls

in Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

1993

Year of Designation

Reported Area

23.4 km2

Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls

in Zambia, Zimbabwe

Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

20399

Year of Designation

Reported Area

68.6 km2

Mosi-Oa-Tunya

in Zambia

Mosi-Oa-Tunya

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

2347

Year of Designation

Reported Area

66.0 km2

Chidobe

in Zimbabwe

Chidobe

English Designation

Wildlife Management Area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

303745

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.5 km2

Zambezi

in Zimbabwe

Zambezi

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

2530

Year of Designation

Reported Area

560.1 km2