Other Effective Area-Based Conservation Measures (WDOECM)

OECMs complement protected areas through sustained, positive conservation outcomes, even though they may be managed primarily for other reasons. They are documented in the World Database on OECMs.

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Global coverage of protected areas plus other effective area-based conservation measures


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Thematic Areas

Protected Planet Report 2020

Tracking progress towards global targets for protected and conserved areas

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