Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek in Canada and United States of America

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

2018

Reported Area

98391.21 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek

English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1979

Sublocation CA-YT, US-AK

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(viii)(ix)(x)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

8 Protected Areas

  • United States of America
  • Canada

Display options

Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve Marine Protected Area

Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

Glacier Bay Wilderness

Tatshenshini-Alsek Park A - Park

Wrangell-St. Elias National Park

Wrangell-St. Elias Wilderness

Russell Fjord Wilderness

Kluane National Park Reserve Of Canada National Park

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

Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve

in United States of America

Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve

English Designation

Marine Protected Area

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

1010

Year of Designation

Reported Area

13288.9 km2

Glacier Bay

in United States of America

Glacier Bay

English Designation

Wilderness

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

368947

Year of Designation

Reported Area

10770.7 km2

Tatshenshini-Alsek Park

in Canada

Tatshenshini-Alsek Park

English Designation

A - Park

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

67406

Year of Designation

Reported Area

9469.0 km2

Wrangell-St. Elias

in United States of America

Wrangell-St. Elias

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

22490

Year of Designation

Reported Area

49712.6 km2

Wrangell-St. Elias

in United States of America

Wrangell-St. Elias

English Designation

Wilderness

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

377160

Year of Designation

Reported Area

15.4 km2

Russell Fjord

in United States of America

Russell Fjord

English Designation

Wilderness

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

555586254

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1411.1 km2

Kluane National Park Reserve Of Canada

in Canada

Kluane National Park Reserve Of Canada

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

612

Year of Designation

Reported Area

22061.0 km2