Ruaha National Park in United Republic of Tanzania

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Reported Area

14506.69 km²

Data Provider

Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

METT 2010, 2013, 2011

Birdlife IBA 2002


Original Name Ruaha National Park

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1964

Sublocation TZ-04, TZ-14

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA)

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable