iSimangaliso Wetland Park in South Africa

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WDPA ID

198302

Reported Area

3216.51 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name iSimangaliso Wetland Park

English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 2000

Sublocation ZA-NL

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority iSimangaliso Wetland Park Authority

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(ix)(x)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

1 Country involved

3 Protected Areas

  • South Africa

Display options

iSimangaliso Wetland Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

Coastal Forest Reserve Nature Reserve

Kosi Bay Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

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

Coastal Forest Reserve

in South Africa

Coastal Forest Reserve

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555563641

Year of Designation

Reported Area

261.3 km2

Kosi Bay

in South Africa

Kosi Bay

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

68173

Year of Designation

Reported Area

173.3 km2