Sundarbans Reserved Forest

67808 WDPA ID
6017.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Bangladesh


  • Original Name Sundarbans Reserved Forest
  • English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1992
  • Sublocation BD-27, BD-5, BD-58
  • Governance Type Collaborative governance
  • Management Authority Forest Department
  • Management Plan Management plan is not implented and not available
  • International Criteria (ii)(iii)(iv)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance Updated: 2023 Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Sundarbans Reserved Forest from the World Database on Protected Areas, February 2024. Available at: