Rio Negro in Brazil

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Reported Area

120016.14 km²

Data Provider

Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Rio Negro

English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

IUCN Management Category VI

Status Designated

Type of Designation International

Status Year 2018

Sublocation BR-AM

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (i) (ii) (iii) (iv) (vii) (viii)