Lachin State Nature Sanctuary

94018 WDPA ID
200.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Azerbaijan


  • Original Name Lachin State Nature Sanctuary
  • English Designation State Nature Sanctuary
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1961
  • Sublocation AZ-LAC
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Azerbaijan Updated: 2019 Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources; Azerbaijan NFP and PoWPA FP

Other Protected Areas & OECMs

View all


UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Lachin State Nature Sanctuary from the World Database of Protected Areas, November 2021. Available at: