Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

55 Total Protected Areas
9 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 71%
Points 29%

Terrestrial Protected Areas Coverage

22.42% Coverage

92km2 Land Area Protected

410km2 Total Land Area

PAME

11.99% With management effectiveness evaluations

49km2 Areas Assessed

Marine Protected Areas Coverage

0.22% Coverage

80km2 Marine and Coastal Area Protected

36,511km2 Marine Area Protected

9% 5th National Report Coverage

PAME

0.14% With management effectiveness evaluations

50km2 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 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Updated: 2014 Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment
  2. Cartagena Convention Updated: 2017 UNEP-CEP

Designations

National designations

54
  • Marine Reserve 2
  • National Park 1
  • Marine Park 1
  • Forest Reserve 8
  • Wildlife Reserve 19
  • Protected Landscape and Seascape 1
  • Recreation Area 1
  • Wildlife Reserve / Marine Park 1
  • Marine Reserve / Marine Conservation Area / Wildlife Reserve 1
  • Marine Conservation Area 1
  • Marine Conservation Area / Wildlife Reserve 1
  • Marine Park / Marine Reserve / Wildlife Reserve 1
  • Cultural Landmark 6
  • Recreational Area 3
  • Natural Landmark 4
  • Natural LandMark 1
  • Natrual Landmark 1
  • Recreational Aeea 1

Regional designations

1
  • Specially Protected Area (Cartagena Convention) 1

International designations

0

Growth in protected area coverage

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

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Protected Areas

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citation

UNEP-WCMC (2020). Protected Area Profile for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines from the World Database of Protected Areas, December 2020. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net