Darien National Park in Panama

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WDPA ID

2554

Reported Area

5970.0 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Attributes

Original Name Parc national du Darien

English Designation World Heritage Site

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1981

Sublocation PA-5

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(ix)(x)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

5 Protected Areas

  • Colombia
  • Panama

Display options

Darien Forest Reserve Protectress National

Los Katios Natural National Park

Darién National Park

Darien National Park World Heritage Site

Los Katíos National Park World Heritage Site

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Darien

in Colombia

Darien

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

100764

Year of Designation

Reported Area

623.8 km2

Los Katios

in Colombia

Los Katios

English Designation

Natural National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

142

Year of Designation

Reported Area

720.0 km2

Darién

in Panama

Darién

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

236

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5694.3 km2

Los Katíos National Park

in Colombia

Los Katíos National Park

English Designation

World Heritage Site

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

61610

Year of Designation

Reported Area

720.0 km2