Simien Mountains

653 WDPA ID
412.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Ethiopia

Attributes

  • Original Name Simien Mountains
  • English Designation National Park
  • IUCN Management Category II
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1959
  • Sublocation ET-AM
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority (EWCA)
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2005

Affiliations

No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Ethiopia Updated: 2021 Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority

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citation

UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Simien Mountains from the World Database on Protected Areas, February 2023. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net