Palau National Marine Sanctuary in Palau

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Reported Area

502538.78 km²

Data Provider

Palau National Marine Sanctuary Office via Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Palau National Marine Sanctuary

English Designation Marine Sanctuary

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2015


Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Bureau of Oceanic Fishery Management

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable