146 Total Protected Areas
2 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 84%
Points 16%

Terrestrial Protected Areas Coverage

5.41% Coverage

1,037km2 Land Area Protected

19,155km2 Total Land Area

3% 5th National Report Coverage


0.06% With management effectiveness evaluations

11km2 Areas Assessed

Marine Protected Areas Coverage

0.92% Coverage

11,959km2 Marine and Coastal Area Protected

1,293,035km2 Marine Area Protected


0.01% With management effectiveness evaluations

111km2 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 (2)

  1. Protected Areas of Fiji Updated: 2015 National Trust of Fiji
  2. Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance Updated: 2020 Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties


National designations

  • Nature Reserve 6
  • National Park 1
  • Forest Reserve 6
  • Marine Protected Area 9
  • Faunal Reserve 3
  • Locally Managed Marine Area 103
  • Iguana Sanctuary 1
  • Forest Park 1
  • Not Reported 2
  • Forerst Reserve 1
  • Recreation Reserve 2
  • Nature Reserve and Marine Reserve 1
  • Conservation Reserve 1
  • Heritage Park 1
  • Water Dam 2
  • Recreational Reserve 3
  • Marine Project 1

Regional designations


International designations

  • Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 2

Growth in protected area coverage

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

Fiji Protected Areas

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UNEP-WCMC (2020). Protected Area Profile for Fiji from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2020. Available at: