Trinidad and Tobago

44 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 93%
Points 7%

Terrestrial Protected Areas Coverage

30.59% Coverage

1,595km2 Land Area Protected

5,213km2 Total Land Area

32% 5th National Report Coverage

PAME

0.0% With management effectiveness evaluations

0km2 Areas Assessed

Marine Protected Areas Coverage

0.05% Coverage

37km2 Marine and Coastal Area Protected

75,798km2 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. Insular Caribbean Protected Area Database Updated: 2015 The Nature Conservancy and Collaborating Governments
  2. Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance Updated: 2020 Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

Designations

National designations

41
  • Marine Reserve 1
  • Nature Reserve 35
  • National Park 1
  • Marine Park 1
  • Wildlife Refuge 1
  • Ecological Reserve 2

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).

Trinidad and Tobago Protected Areas

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citation

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