Saint Martin

22 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

12.77% Coverage

8km2 Land Area Protected

60km2 Total Land Area


0.0% With management effectiveness evaluations

0km2 Areas Assessed

Marine Protected Areas Coverage

96.43% Coverage

1,031km2 Marine and Coastal Area Protected

1,069km2 Marine Area Protected


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 (3)

  1. Common Database on Designated Areas as provided by the European Environment Agency (EEA) Updated: 2020 European Environment Agency (EEA)
  2. Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance Updated: 2020 Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties
  3. Cartagena Convention Updated: 2017 UNEP-CEP


National designations

  • National Nature Reserve 1
  • Land Acquired By Conservatoire Du Littoral (National Seaside And Lakeside Conservancy) 16
  • Biotope Protection Order 1

Regional designations

  • Specially Protected Area (Cartagena Convention) 3

International designations

  • Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 1

Growth in protected area coverage

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

Saint Martin Protected Areas

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