Gough and Inaccessible Islands

93767 WDPA ID
3979.0 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha


  • Original Name Îles de Gough et Inaccessible
  • English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Inscribed
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1995
  • Sublocation SH-TA
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria (vii)(x)

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Sources (1)

  1. UNESCO World Heritage Sites Updated: 2021 IUCN World Heritage Programme

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Gough and Inaccessible Islands from the World Database on Protected Areas, December 2023. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net