Issyk Kul

900548 WDPA ID
43115.88 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Kyrgyzstan


  • Original Name Issyk Kul
  • English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 2001
  • Sublocation KG-Y
  • 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. UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve Updated: 2020 UNESCO-MAB

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Issyk Kul from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: