Takutea Nature Reserve

555705176 WDPA ID
1.2 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Cook Islands


  • Original Name Takutea Wildlife Sanctuary
  • English Designation Nature Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1903
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Collaborative governance
  • Management Authority Takutea Trustees (management committee)
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Cook Islands Updated: 2020 National Environment Service (NES) via Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)

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UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Takutea Nature Reserve from the World Database of Protected Areas, May 2022. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net