Pendjari in Benin

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WDPA ID

2253

Reported Area

1750.0 km²

Vulnerability Assessment

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Data Provider

Insititut National de l'Information géographique et forestière, France

Attributes

Original Name Pendjari

English Designation Hunting Zone

IUCN Management Category VI

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1980

Sublocation BJ-AK

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

4 Protected Areas

  • Benin
  • Burkina Faso

Display options

Pendjari Hunting Zone

Pama Partial Faunal Reserve

Boucle de la Pendjari National Park

Arly Partial Faunal Reserve

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

Pama

in Burkina Faso

Pama

English Designation

Partial Faunal Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

3228

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2230.0 km2

Boucle de la Pendjari

in Benin

Boucle de la Pendjari

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

597

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2755.0 km2

Arly

in Burkina Faso

Arly

English Designation

Partial Faunal Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

9264

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1300.0 km2