Kanneliya-Dediyagala-Nakiyadeniya (KDN)

902612 WDPA ID
201.39 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Sri Lanka


  • Original Name Kanneliya-Dediyagala-Nakiyadeniya (KDN)
  • English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 2004
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Forest Department
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas in Sri Lanka Updated: 2015 Forest Department of Sri Lanka

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Kanneliya-Dediyagala-Nakiyadeniya (KDN) from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net