Jarvis Island National Wildlife Refuge in United States of America

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Reported Area

1744.87 km²

Data Provider

U.S. Geological Survey | Science Analytics and Synthesis | Gap Analysis Project (GAP) | Protected Areas Database of the United States 2.0

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Jarvis Island National Wildlife Refuge

English Designation Marine Protected Area

IUCN Management Category Ia

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1974


Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable