South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands Marine Protected Area in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

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WDPA ID

555547601

Reported Area

1070000.0 km²

Data Provider

Government of South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Government House, Stanley, Falkland Islands

Attributes

Original Name South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands Marine Protected Area

English Designation Marine Protected Area

IUCN Management Category VI

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2012

Sublocation

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Government of South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands (GSGSSI)

Management Plan View Management Plan

International Criteria Not Applicable