Phoenix Islands Protected Area in Kiribati

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Reported Area

397447.0 km²

Data Provider

Ministry of Environment, Lands and Agricultural Development, Kiribati

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Phoenix Islands Protected Area

English Designation Protected Area

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2006


Governance Type Collaborative governance

Management Authority The Republic of Kiribati, in partnership with the New England Aquarium and Conservation International (CI)

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable