Eswatini, the Kingdom of

14 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

4.26% Coverage

738km2 Land Area Protected

17,336km2 Total Land Area

4% 5th National Report Coverage

PAME

0.0% With management effectiveness evaluations

0km2 Areas Assessed

Marine Protected Areas Coverage

0.0% Coverage

0km2 Marine and Coastal Area Protected

0km2 Marine Area Protected

0% 5th National Report Coverage

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

Sources (2)

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

Designations

National designations

11
  • Nature Reserve 10
  • National Park 1

Regional designations

0

International designations

3
  • Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 3

Growth in protected area coverage

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

Eswatini, the Kingdom of Protected Areas

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citation

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