Delta du Saloum

68153 WDPA ID
730.0 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Senegal


  • 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)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • Birdlife IBA 2001


Sources (1)

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

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Delta du Saloum from the World Database on Protected Areas, September 2023. Available at: