Sambisa

7870 WDPA ID
686.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Nigeria

Attributes

  • Original Name Sambisa
  • English Designation Game Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1978
  • Sublocation NG-BO
  • Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Affiliations

Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of Nigeria Updated: 1990 Nigerian Conservation Foundation

Other Protected Areas & OECMs

View all

citation

UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Sambisa from the World Database on Protected Areas, November 2022. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net