Christmas Island

3 Total Protected Areas
0 With management effectiveness evaluations
Terrestrial Protected Areas
Marine Protected Areas
Other effective area-based conservation measures
0 Total Other effective area-based conservation measures
Polygons/Points ratio
Polygons 100%
Points 0%

Terrestrial Protected Areas Coverage

61.54% Coverage

88km2 Land Area Protected

142km2 Total Land Area

PAME

0.0% With management effectiveness evaluations

0km2 Areas Assessed

Marine Protected Areas Coverage

0.0% Coverage

1km2 Marine and Coastal Area Protected

330,036km2 Marine Area Protected

PAME

0.0% With management effectiveness evaluations

0km2 Areas Assessed

Disclaimer: These statistics might differ from those reported officially by countries due to difference in methodologies and datasets used to assess protected area coverage and differences in the base maps used to measure terrestrial and marine area of a country or territory.

IUCN Management Categories

Governance types

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Australia Updated: 2020 Australian Department of the Environment and Energy

Designations

National designations

1
  • National Park (Commonwealth) 1

Regional designations

0

International designations

2
  • Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 2

Growth in protected area coverage

The graph excludes status years with no information reported (STAT_YR = 0).

Christmas Island Protected Areas

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citation

UNEP-WCMC (2020). Protected Area Profile for Christmas Island from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2020. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net