Macquarie Island in Australia

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Reported Area

57137.11 km²

Data Provider

Australian Department of the Environment and Energy


Original Name Macquarie Island

English Designation Commonwealth Marine Reserve

IUCN Management Category Ia

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2012


Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority AU-DOEE

Management Plan View Management Plan

International Criteria Not Applicable