Hugaung Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

555626074 WDPA ID
6371.37 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Myanmar


  • Original Name Hugaung Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
  • English Designation Wildlife Sanctuary
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2004
  • Sublocation MM-11
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Forest Department
  • Management Plan Annual operation plan
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Myanmar Protected Areas Updated: 2020 Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Hugaung Valley Wildlife Sanctuary from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: