Baie d'Ad-Dakhla

902701 WDPA ID
610.16 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Western Sahara


  • Original Name Baie d'Ad-Dakhla
  • English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 2005
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Department of Water and Forests
  • Management Plan No
  • International Criteria (i)(ii)(iii)(iv)(v)(vi)(viii)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • Birdlife IBA 2001


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Morocco Updated: 2014 Haut Commissariat aux Eaux et Forêts et à la Lutte Contre la Désertification (HCEFLCD)

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UNEP-WCMC (2020). Protected Area Profile for Baie d'Ad-Dakhla from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2020. Available at: