Šumava in Czech Republic

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.

WDPA ID

20015

Reported Area

1671.17 km²

Data Provider

Not Reported

Attributes

Original Name Šumava

English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Designated

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1990

Sublocation CZ-JC

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

3 Countries involved

50 Protected Areas

  • Czech Republic
  • Germany
  • Austria

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Šumava UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

Bílá Strž National Nature Reserve

Černé a Čertovo jezero National Nature Reserve

Kyselovský les Nature Reserve

Otovský potok Nature Reserve

Buková slať Nature Monument

Házlův kříž Nature Monument

Jasánky Nature Monument

Kotlina Valné Nature Monument

Modravské slatě Nature Monument

Multerberské rašeliniště Nature Monument

Pestřice Nature Monument

Pramen Vltavy Nature Monument

Prameniště Hamerského potoka u Zvonkové Nature Monument

Račínská prameniště Nature Monument

Rašeliniště Kyselov Nature Monument

Spáleniště Nature Monument

Spálený luh Nature Monument

Splavské rašeliniště Nature Monument

Žďárecká slať Nature Monument

Trojmezná hora Nature Monument

Úval Zvonková Nature Monument

Šumava National Park

Šumava Protected Landscape Area

Královský hvozd Nature Monument

Pod Borkovou Nature Reserve

Ježová Nature Reserve

Kozí stráň Nature Reserve

LSG "Bayerischer Wald" Landscape Protection Area

Oberer Bayerischer Wald Landscape Protection Area

Sumava Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Kleiner und Großer Osser, Zwercheck und Schwarzeck Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Bischofsreuter Waldhufen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Moore bei Finsterau und Philippsreuth Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Hochwald und Urwald am Dreisessel Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Sumava Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Otov Nature Reserve

Rožnov Nature Reserve

Světlá Nature Reserve

Böhmerwald und Mühltäler Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Bayerischer Wald National Park

Hochwald Nature Reserve

Zwicklfilz Nature Reserve

Šumavská rašeliništì Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

Oberer Bayerischer Wald Landscape Protection Area

Cerchovsky les Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Niva Nemanickeho potoka Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Bayerische Schwarzach und Biberbach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

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

Bílá Strž

in Czech Republic

Bílá Strž

English Designation

National Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

342000

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.8 km2

Černé a Čertovo jezero

in Czech Republic

Černé a Čertovo jezero

English Designation

National Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

342013

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2.1 km2

Kyselovský les

in Czech Republic

Kyselovský les

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

342746

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.1 km2

Otovský potok

in Czech Republic

Otovský potok

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

342878

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.4 km2

Buková slať

in Czech Republic

Buková slať

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

343401

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.2 km2

Házlův kříž

in Czech Republic

Házlův kříž

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

343517

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.5 km2

Jasánky

in Czech Republic

Jasánky

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

343593

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1.3 km2

Kotlina Valné

in Czech Republic

Kotlina Valné

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

343684

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.8 km2

Modravské slatě

in Czech Republic

Modravské slatě

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

343837

Year of Designation

Reported Area

36.2 km2

Multerberské rašeliniště

in Czech Republic

Multerberské rašeliniště

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

343851

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.1 km2

Pestřice

in Czech Republic

Pestřice

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

343992

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1.1 km2

Pramen Vltavy

in Czech Republic

Pramen Vltavy

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

344070

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.1 km2

Prameniště Hamerského potoka u Zvonkové

in Czech Republic

Prameniště Hamerského potoka u Zvonkové

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

344071

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.5 km2

Račínská prameniště

in Czech Republic

Račínská prameniště

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

344104

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1.2 km2

Rašeliniště Kyselov

in Czech Republic

Rašeliniště Kyselov

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

344120

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Spáleniště

in Czech Republic

Spáleniště

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

344219

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.1 km2

Spálený luh

in Czech Republic

Spálený luh

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

344220

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1.0 km2

Splavské rašeliniště

in Czech Republic

Splavské rašeliniště

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

344221

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.8 km2

Žďárecká slať

in Czech Republic

Žďárecká slať

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

344326

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.4 km2

Trojmezná hora

in Czech Republic

Trojmezná hora

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

344362

Year of Designation

Reported Area

3.9 km2

Úval Zvonková

in Czech Republic

Úval Zvonková

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

344434

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.5 km2

Šumava

in Czech Republic

Šumava

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

344527

Year of Designation

Reported Area

690.3 km2

Šumava

in Czech Republic

Šumava

English Designation

Protected Landscape Area

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

344549

Year of Designation

Reported Area

994.0 km2

Královský hvozd

in Czech Republic

Královský hvozd

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

390681

Year of Designation

Reported Area

20.8 km2

Pod Borkovou

in Czech Republic

Pod Borkovou

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

390683

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.6 km2

Ježová

in Czech Republic

Ježová

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

390698

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.2 km2

Kozí stráň

in Czech Republic

Kozí stráň

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

390711

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.3 km2

LSG "Bayerischer Wald"

in Germany

LSG "Bayerischer Wald"

English Designation

Landscape Protection Area

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

396098

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2310.7 km2

Oberer Bayerischer Wald

in Germany

Oberer Bayerischer Wald

English Designation

Landscape Protection Area

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

396128

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1308.6 km2

Sumava

in Czech Republic

Sumava

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555516943

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1719.3 km2

Kleiner und Großer Osser, Zwercheck und Schwarzeck

in Germany

Kleiner und Großer Osser, Zwercheck und Schwarzeck

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555521741

Year of Designation

Reported Area

3.9 km2

Bischofsreuter Waldhufen

in Germany

Bischofsreuter Waldhufen

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555521837

Year of Designation

Reported Area

9.7 km2

Moore bei Finsterau und Philippsreuth

in Germany

Moore bei Finsterau und Philippsreuth

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555521838

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.9 km2

Hochwald und Urwald am Dreisessel

in Germany

Hochwald und Urwald am Dreisessel

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555521874

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2.7 km2

Sumava

in Czech Republic

Sumava

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555537209

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald

in Germany

Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555537858

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Otov

in Czech Republic

Otov

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555545846

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.1 km2

Rožnov

in Czech Republic

Rožnov

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555545853

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.3 km2

Světlá

in Czech Republic

Světlá

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555559772

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.5 km2

Böhmerwald und Mühltäler

in Austria

Böhmerwald und Mühltäler

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555577993

Year of Designation

Reported Area

93.5 km2

Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald

in Germany

Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555579396

Year of Designation

Reported Area

242.1 km2

Bayerischer Wald

in Germany

Bayerischer Wald

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

667

Year of Designation

Reported Area

242.2 km2

Hochwald

in Germany

Hochwald

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

81901

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2.7 km2

Zwicklfilz

in Germany

Zwicklfilz

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

82966

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.1 km2

Šumavská rašeliništì

in Czech Republic

Šumavská rašeliništì

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

903040

Year of Designation

Reported Area

63.7 km2

Oberer Bayerischer Wald

in Germany

Oberer Bayerischer Wald

English Designation

Landscape Protection Area

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

396128

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1308.6 km2

Cerchovsky les

in Czech Republic

Cerchovsky les

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555516971

Year of Designation

Reported Area

23.0 km2

Niva Nemanickeho potoka

in Czech Republic

Niva Nemanickeho potoka

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555517017

Year of Designation

Reported Area

6.8 km2

Bayerische Schwarzach und Biberbach

in Germany

Bayerische Schwarzach und  Biberbach

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555521601

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5.3 km2