Morocco, Africa

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Number of Protected areas


6 with management effectiveness evaluations

Polygons/Points ratio

100% Polygons

0% Points

Number of sources

For International designations 1
For National designations 1
For Regional designations 1

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

4.27% coverage

17,382 km2 Land Area Protected

407,280 km2 Total Land Area

16% 6th National Report Coverage

0.27% with management effectiveness evaluation

1,085.296971 km2 Area Assessed

Area marine

0.69% coverage

1,904 km2 Marine Area Protected

276,136 km2 Total Marine Area

0.12% with management effectiveness evaluation

332.169944 km2 Area Assessed

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
10 5.38
8 4.3
21 11.29
143 76.88
3 1.61
1 0.54

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
186 100.0

Related countries & territories

Related countries & territories

Name Code

International designations