Germany, Europe

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Number of Protected areas

22,896

0

with management effectiveness evaluations

Polygons/Points ratio

100%

Polygons

0%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 5
For National designations 1
For Regional designations 3
TOTAL 9

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

37.75%

coverage

134,995 km2

Land Area Protected

357,584 km2

Total Land Area

1.49022155490523%

with management effectiveness evaluation

2,011.72429 km2

Area Assessed

Area marine

45.36%

coverage

25,563 km2

Marine Area Protected

56,358 km2

Total Marine Area

32.3356721833372%

with management effectiveness evaluation

8,265.812669 km2

Area Assessed

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
16 0.07
8249 36.03
8649 37.78
5332 23.29
24 0.1
626 2.73

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
22826 99.69
64 0.28
6 0.03

National designations

3