Sapo National Park

7409 WDPA ID
1803.63 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Liberia


  • Original Name Sapo National Park
  • English Designation National Park
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1983
  • Sublocation LR-SI
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Department of Forest Conservation, Forestry Development Authority
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • Birdlife IBA 2013
  • METT 2002, 2011


Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Liberia Updated: 2017 Forestry Development Authority, Liberia

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Sapo National Park from the World Database of Protected Areas, June 2021. Available at: