Eritrea

4 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

4.87% Coverage

5,936km2 Land Area Protected

121,834km2 Total Land Area

PAME

0.0% With management effectiveness evaluations

0km2 Areas Assessed

Marine Protected Areas Coverage

0.0% Coverage

0km2 Marine and Coastal Area Protected

78,827km2 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. Eritrea Protected Areas Updated: 1990 Not Reported

Designations

National designations

4
  • Marine National Park 1
  • Wildlife Reserve 3

Regional designations

0

International designations

0

Growth in protected area coverage

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

Eritrea Protected Areas

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citation

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