Embalse Cerrón Grande

902823 WDPA ID
606.98 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location El Salvador


  • Original Name Embalse Cerrón Grande
  • English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 2005
  • Sublocation SV-CH
  • Governance Type Collaborative governance
  • Management Authority Local Site Ramsar Comitee
  • Management Plan View Management Plan
  • International Criteria (i)(ii)(iv)(v)(vii)(viii)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of El Salvador Updated: 2020 Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (MARN), El Salvador

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Embalse Cerrón Grande from the World Database on Protected Areas, December 2023. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net