Delta du Saloum in Senegal

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WDPA ID

68153

Reported Area

730.0 km²

Vulnerability Assessment

PARCC Logo Present

Data Provider

Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

Birdlife IBA 2001

Attributes

Original Name Delta du Saloum

English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1984

Sublocation SN-FK

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Management plan is implented and available

International Criteria (i)(iii)(vi)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

4 Protected Areas

  • Gambia
  • Senegal

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Niumi National Park Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

Nuimi National Park

Delta du Saloum UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

Delta du Saloum Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Niumi National Park

in Gambia

Niumi National Park

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

109037

Year of Designation

Reported Area

49.4 km2

Nuimi

in Gambia

Nuimi

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

2290

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Delta du Saloum

in Senegal

Delta du Saloum

English Designation

UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

3044

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1800.0 km2