Monteverde Cloud Forest Preserve

555745304 WDPA ID
35.44 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Costa Rica


  • Original Name Reserva Biológica Bosque Nuboso Monteverde
  • English Designation Protected areas with sustainable use of natural resources
  • IUCN Management Category VI
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1972
  • Sublocation CR-P
  • Governance Type Non-profit organisations
  • Management Authority Asociación Centro Científico Tropical
  • Management Plan View Management Plan
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Integración de la Reserva Biológica Bosque Nuboso Monteverde, Costa Rica a WDPA. Updated: 2022 Reserva Biológica Bosque Nuboso Monteverde, Costa Rica.

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Monteverde Cloud Forest Preserve from the World Database on Protected Areas, May 2024. Available at: