Ras Mohammed

9782 WDPA ID
850.0 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Egypt


  • Original Name محمية رأس محمد
  • English Designation National Park
  • IUCN Management Category II
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1983
  • Sublocation EG-JS
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA)
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2009
  • RAPPAM 2006


Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Egypt Updated: 2014 Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency, Ministry of Environment

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