The Island of Príncipe

555592851 WDPA ID
172.42 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location São Tomé and Príncipe


  • Original Name The Island of Príncipe
  • English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 2012
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of Sao Tome and Principe Updated: 2020 Central African Forests Commission (COMIFAC)

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for The Island of Príncipe from the World Database on Protected Areas, May 2024. Available at: