Isle of Man

39 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

5.45% Coverage

32km2 Land Area Protected

582km2 Total Land Area

PAME

0.0% With management effectiveness evaluations

0km2 Areas Assessed

Marine Protected Areas Coverage

0.0% Coverage

419km2 Marine and Coastal Area Protected

0km2 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

  • Federal or national ministry or agency 39 View list

Sources (2)

  1. Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance Updated: 2020 Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties
  2. Protected Areas of the Isle of Man Updated: 2018 Isle of Man Government

Designations

National designations

38
  • Marine Nature Reserve 10
  • National Nature Reserve under Wildlife Act 1990 1
  • Area of Special Protection for Birds under Wildlife Act 1990 1
  • Area of Special Scientific Interest under Wildlife Act 1990 21
  • Bird Sanctuary under the Wild Birds Protection Act 1932 5

Regional designations

0

International designations

1
  • Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 1

Growth in protected area coverage

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

Isle of Man Protected Areas

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citation

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