Niokolo Koba in Senegal

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WDPA ID

865

Reported Area

9130.0 km²

Vulnerability Assessment

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Data Provider

Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar (UCAD), Senegal

Attributes

Original Name Niokolo Koba

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1954

Sublocation SN-TC

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

4 Protected Areas

  • Senegal
  • Guinea

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Niokolo-Koba National Park World Heritage Site

Badiar National Park

Parc national du Niokolo-Koba UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

Niokolo Koba National Park

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Niokolo-Koba National Park

in Senegal

Niokolo-Koba National Park

English Designation

World Heritage Site

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

2580

Year of Designation

Reported Area

9130.0 km2

Badiar

in Guinea

Badiar

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

29069

Year of Designation

Reported Area

382.0 km2

Parc national du Niokolo-Koba

in Senegal

Parc national du Niokolo-Koba

English Designation

UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

3045

Year of Designation

Reported Area

9130.0 km2