Iguazu National Park in Argentina

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.

WDPA ID

10901

Reported Area

555.0 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Attributes

Original Name Parc national de l'Iguazu

English Designation World Heritage Site

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1984

Sublocation AR-N

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(x)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

3 Countries involved

10 Protected Areas

  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Paraguay

Display options

Iguazu National Park World Heritage Site

Iguaçu National Park World Heritage Site

Iguazú National Park

Yacuy Provincial Park

Iguazú National Reserve

Puerto Península Nature Reserve of Defense

Parque Nacional Do Iguaçu Park

Ing. Agr. Roberto Cametti Provincial Park

Grupo de la Isla Provincial Park

M. Cient. Moisés Bertoni Natural Monument

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

Iguaçu National Park

in Brazil

Iguaçu National Park

English Designation

World Heritage Site

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

12203

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1700.9 km2

Iguazú

in Argentina

Iguazú

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

15

Year of Designation

Reported Area

599.5 km2

Yacuy

in Argentina

Yacuy

English Designation

Provincial Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

32522

Year of Designation

Reported Area

3.5 km2

Iguazú

in Argentina

Iguazú

English Designation

National Reserve

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

4332

Year of Designation

Reported Area

76.8 km2

Puerto Península

in Argentina

Puerto Península

English Designation

Nature Reserve of Defense

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555624156

Year of Designation

Reported Area

88.0 km2

Parque Nacional Do Iguaçu

in Brazil

Parque Nacional Do Iguaçu

English Designation

Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

60

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1697.0 km2

Ing. Agr. Roberto Cametti

in Argentina

Ing. Agr. Roberto Cametti

English Designation

Provincial Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

555587059

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1.4 km2

Grupo de la Isla

in Argentina

Grupo de la Isla

English Designation

Provincial Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

555587068

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.2 km2

M. Cient. Moisés Bertoni

in Paraguay

M. Cient. Moisés Bertoni

English Designation

Natural Monument

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

30045

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2.0 km2