Banc d'Arguin

797 WDPA ID
12075.0 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Mauritania

Attributes

  • Original Name Banc d'Arguin
  • English Designation National Park
  • IUCN Management Category II
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1978
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • IMET 2016
  • MPA MEE 2003
  • RAPPAM 2009, 2007
  • Birdlife IBA 2001
  • Enhancing Our Heritage 2009

Affiliations

No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of Gabon Updated: 1993 Insititut Géographique National - Paris, France

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citation

UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Banc d'Arguin from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2021. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net