Cape West Coast Biosphere Reserve in South Africa

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Reported Area

3861.61 km²

Data Provider

Department of Environmental Affairs

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Cape West Coast Biosphere Reserve

English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Designated

Type of Designation International

Status Year 2000

Sublocation ZA-WC

Governance Type Non-profit organisations

Management Authority Cape West Coast Biosphere Reserve Non-Profit Company

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable