Mount Elgon

7660 WDPA ID
730.89 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Kenya


  • Original Name Mount Elgon
  • English Designation Forest Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1932
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Forest Administrative Boundaries and Stations, Kenya Updated: 1980 Survey Branch of the Kenya Forest Department

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Mount Elgon from the World Database of Protected Areas, January 2021. Available at: