Morocco, Africa

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Number of Protected areas

321

7 with management effectiveness evaluations

Polygons/Points ratio

96% Polygons

4% Points

Number of sources

For International designations 2
For National designations 3
For Regional designations 1
TOTAL 6

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

30.78% coverage

125,351 km2 Land Area Protected

407,280 km2 Total Land Area

16% 6th National Report Coverage

0.38% with management effectiveness evaluation

481.694005 km2 Area Assessed

Area marine

0.26% coverage

718 km2 Marine Area Protected

276,136 km2 Total Marine Area

17.07% with management effectiveness evaluation

122.5552 km2 Area Assessed

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
10 3.12
8 2.49
19 5.92
280 87.23
3 0.93
1 0.31

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
119 37.07
16 4.98
186 57.94

International designations