Bijagos Archipelago Biosphere Reserve in Guinea-Bissau

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Reported Area

10278.97 km²

Data Provider

Institut of Biodiversity and Protected Areas (IBAP), GIS Bissau, GPC - Coastal Planning Office

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Arquipelago dos Bijagos

English Designation Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1996


Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable