Seocheon in Republic Of Korea

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Reported Area

15.3 km²

Data Provider

Ministry of Environment, Korea National Park Service and Korea Protected Areas Forum on behalf of Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Cultural Heritage Administration, Korea Forest Service & MAB National Committee of the Republic of Korea

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name 서천갯벌

English Designation Wetland Protected Area - Tidal Flat

IUCN Management Category IV

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2008

Sublocation KR-44

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable